Internships

 
To post a position opportunity on this web page, fill out our Job Board Submittal Form. Postings are uploaded manually and make take anywhere from 24 - 48 hours to go live, depending upon the workload in the LA office. Your internship will normally remain posted for two months unless you instruct us otherwise.
 
Internships will be posted as they are received. Depending upon the volume of postings received, the department may elect to email students in lieu of placing a full posting below. In that case, the company offering the internship will be listed below along with contact information.
 
An internship is required for all students in landscape architecture who are pursuing a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (BLA) degree. The internship is offered for three units of credit on a Credit/No Credit basis under LA 371. To learn more about internship requirements, click here.
 
 


DTJ Design


Job Title: Internship


Location(s): Boulder, CO and Atlanta, GA
Contact Name: DTJ Design
Contact Email: dtj@dtjdesign.com
Contact Phone: 303-443-7533
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site:
Job Description:
WHO WE ARE
DTJ DESIGN (DTJ) is looking for creative students seeking real-world design
experience to join our team. As a multi-discipline firm, we are architects,
land planners, and landscape architects who thrive in collaborative design.
DTJ’s internship program allows students to be submersed into our diverse
portfolio of high-quality projects on a variety of scales around the globe.
Our interns are an integral part of the design team, being involved in all
aspects of creative thought and execution while gaining valuable exposure to
a professional design firm.
What else is unique about DTJ? Our culture.
We emphasize personal bonds with each other because everyone knows that all
work and no play gets old, real fast. That's why we have volunteer days,
sports leagues, breakfast club, frequent office field trips and outing s to
satisfy your urge to get some exercise, drink a beer, or both!

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Ideal candidates are students actively enrolled in a professional design
program at a university focusing in architecture, planning, landscape
architecture, or a related field. Further qualifications include:
•       Full-time availability
•       Strong design + graphic skills
•       Attention to detail + ability to multi-task
•       Positive attitude + communication skills
•       Knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite + Microsoft Office
•       Experience with Sketch-Up, Rhino, or other modeling software highly
preferred

INTERESTED?
We are looking to grow our team in all three studios (Architecture, Planning,
and Landscape Architecture) in our Colorado and Georgia offices.

Hard work deserves compensation, so all internship positions are full-time
and paid. If this seems like a great fit for you, please visit our website at
dtjdesign.com.
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How to Apply: https://dtjdesign.com/careers/interns/


The results of this submission may be viewed at:
https://landscape.calpoly.edu/node/1006/submission/282

Submitted on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 13:54


California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS)

Student Assistant - Landscape Architecture

Location(s): Sacramento, CA
Salary Range: $13.06-$20.14
Web Site: http://ueijobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/14022
Job Description:
The California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS) is seeking to hire a student assistant to work under the close supervision of a Supervising Landscape Architect in Sacramento Ca. In a learning capacity the student assistant will assist the Office of Landscape Architecture Standards and Procedures.  This office oversees the policy, standards, procedures and guidance statewide for over 150 Landscape Architects working within Caltrans.This is a part-time, temporary, non-benefited, student position.

Duties include:
• Assist in the revisions and updating of existing design manuals, design guidelines and design policies. This includes organizing comments and responses from stake holders as well as typing, proofreading drafts and final revisions to the manuals and guides. 
• Assist in review and research of technical information related to Landscape Architecture and synthesize the information.
• Assist in scheduling meetings and pre and post preparation of the meetings including logistics, agendas, meeting minutes and follow up. Specifically assist with the coordination of the Landscape Architecture Standards Committee Meetings.
• Assist in electronic filing efforts, preparing folders, and organizing documents. 
• Assist in the evaluation, development, and improvement of existing or new Landscape Architecture Standards. 
• Assist in the development and recommending edits to the Web sites.

How to Apply: Please visit: http://ueijobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/14022 to apply. Applications must be submitted by 08/07/2019.

Submitted on Thursday, July 11, 2019


Jordan, Gilbert & Bain Landscape Architects, Inc.

Intern

Location(s): Ventura, CA
Contact Name: Cynthia Valdez
Contact Email: cynthia@jordan-gilbert.com
Contact Phone: 8056423641
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site:
Job Description: Currently hiring for a full or part time seasonal positio for a 2nd or 3rd year Landscape Architecture student or student in a related field.  Candidate should be working towards a degree in Landscape Architecture or related field. He/she should also be familiar with AutoCAD, Photoshop and Sketch Up.

How to Apply: Please email resumes to cynthia@jordan-gilbert.com

Submitted on Friday, July 5, 2019


Salazar Landscaping

Landscape Construction Intern

Location(s): South Gate Ca
Contact Name: Jessie Salazar
Contact Email: office@salazarlandscapingla.com
Contact Phone: 310-529-2291
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: $15/Hour
Web Site: salazarlandscapingla.com
Job Description: We are seeking a highly motivated individual for a summer
internship. Intern will have the opportunity to learn plan takeoffs and
installation techniques for public and private projects. Intern will work
closely with project manager in ongoing projects.

How to Apply: Please send resume and portfolio to
office@salazarlandscapingla.com as well as a brief introduction.

Submitted on Wednesday, June 19, 2019


Wild Bloom

Landscape Design and Estimator Assistant

Location(s): Los Osos
Contact Name: Leslie Gray
Contact Email: leslie@wildbloomlandscapes.com
Contact Phone: 805-503-3051
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site: https://wildbloomlandscapes.com/
Job Description: Wild Bloom is a design-build landscape firm located in Los Osos. The position will offer a well rounded experience in the field and would require basic design and plant material knowledge. Some of the tasks the intern could expect would include but not be limited to:
● Assisting with estimating and take offs
● Performing jobsite visits to take measurements
● Working with Project Managers with Plant Layout and Construction Admin.
● Working with Design Team for Site Inventory / Analysis
● Sitting in on Meetings and receiving first-hand experience with Client Process
● Office Administration

How to Apply: Email resume to leslie@wildbloomlandscapes.com

Submitted on Tuesday, June 11, 2019


Miler Company Landscape Architects

Summer Internship

Location(s): San Francisco, CA
Contact Name: Jeffrey Miller
Contact Email: jmiller@millercomp.com
Contact Phone: 415.252.7288
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: $16-$20/hr
Web Site: http://www.millercomp.com
Job Description:
Miller Company Landscape Architects would like to invite dependable, detail-oriented students to apply for a summer internship at our office in San Francisco. We are looking for motivated people interested in urban multi-family housing, public schools and neighborhood parks projects to help our team with a wide variety of tasks.

Applicants need to have strong graphic skills, and be able to use a combination of AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, and hand drawing. An ability to work effectively in a professional team is a must, as well as the capacity to communicate clearly with team members. Proficient knowledge of plant species commonly used in urban landscapes is highly desired.

How to Apply: Please forward a pdf copy of your cover letter and port folio
addressed to Jeffrey Miller.

Submitted on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 


Kimley-Horn

Intern and Entry Level Positions

Location(s): San Diego + San Jose
Contact Name: Luke Davies
Contact Email: luke.davies@kimley-horn.com
Contact Phone: 619.744.0152
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site: 
https://www.kimley-horn.com/
Job Description:
Kimley-Horn, one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work
For,” is looking for a Landscape Architecture student to join our Raleigh,
NC team for a summer internship. This position will support our growing
Landscape Architecture and Land Planning practices by providing site
planning, urban and landscape design, and graphic and technical production.
Project experiences will be diverse, as we provide services to both the
public and private sectors. Projects include land planning, urban design and
redevelopment, mixed-use and all types of residential development,
streetscapes, design guidelines, public infrastructure design, parks and
other community facility design.

Requirements:
-Must be in process of completing within the next 18 months, a Bachelor's or
Master's degree in Landscape Architecture 
-
Detail-oriented team player with an ability to contribute to a positive work environment
-Strong communication, leadership and technical skills

Desired Qualifications:
-Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Microsoft (Word and Excel), graphic software programs (Adobe Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, GIS/Arcview, and PowerPoint)
-Strong freehand illustration and rendering skills
-Excellent written and oral communication skills
-Positive attitude and a strong work ethic
-Ability to manage multiple priorities

Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Kimley-Horn in the U.S.
without employer sponsorship.  We do not typically sponsor H1-B or any other work visa petitions.

How to Apply: Apply on line at:
https://www.kimley-horn.com/join-our-team

Submitted on Thursday, April 4, 2019 

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