Intern will work directly with the Perkins Eastman Firmwide sustainability team to assist with both project-based and Firmwide initiatives. Projects vary from small interior fit-outs to large master planning exercises and tasks include LEED documentation, climate analysis, and project performance analysis. Firmwide initiatives include sustainable operations, education around a variety of sustainability-focused topics, tracking project performance, and creating case studies of completed projects.
Assistance with developing educational and training programs around sustainability
Collecting data on completed design projects and creating case studies
Assisting with sustainability focused project work including LEED documentation and performance analysis for projects of a variety of types and sizes
Pursuing a Bachelor or Master Degree in in architecture, interior design, urban planning, sustainable design, or other related field.
Passion for sustainability.
Ability to work independently and on multiple projects simultaneously.
Strong written, graphic, and verbal communication skills.
Experience with the LEED rating system and performance analysis software such as Sefaira, Insight 360, and Ladybug/Honeybee for Rhino is valuable, but not required.
If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, send your cover letter, resume, portfolio as one file ( Adobe PDF preferred but Word is acceptable) toPERecruiter@perkinseastman.comwith “College Intern - Sustainability – DC - Your Name” in the subject line. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please.
Perkins Eastman is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a participant in the Federal E-Verify program. EOE/M/F/D/V
Perkins Eastman is among the top design and architecture firms in the world. With almost 900 employees in 14 locations around the globe, Perkins Eastman practices at every scale of the built environment. In 2015 Perkins Eastman merged with Lee, Burkhart, Liu (LBL) Architects, adding significant value to firm's healthcare design practice.
From niche buildings to complex projects that enrich who...le communities, the firm’s portfolio reflects a dedication to progressive and inventive design that enhances the quality of the human experience. The firm’s portfolio includes high-end residential, commercial, hotels, retail, office buildings, and corporate interiors, to schools, hospitals, museums, senior living, and public sector facilities.
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