An architectural intern will be in the office daily assisting on all aspects of architectural design, from presentations for clients to working with the construction team. This work can include hands-on architectural work, such as drafting and 3D modeling, to the business side such as preparing for presentations and maintaining project files. An intern may also be conducting research on sites, such as zoning laws and rules that apply for out-of-state projects.
Architectural interns can assist a lead architect with a range of duties including creating models, research and administration. The intern must have a strong knowledge of the major 3D modeling software including AutoCAD, Autodesk and Google SketchUp. Hand drafting is important, too.The intern requires excellent communication skills to take direction from multiple architects and facilitate work flow between different construction coordinators
Bachelor or Masters in Architecture
1-4 years of experience - Architecture or Interior Design