We are looking for qualified emerging design professionals to fill one of our available full-time Intern in Architecture openings in our Kansas City, Missouri office.
The Intern in Architecture works under the observation of a more senior professional, receiving specific and detailed feedback. While a majority of the work performed is developing construction drawings, the intern will be provided design and coordination assignments in all project phases. Such assignments will become progressively more complex and greater in scope as mastery is demonstrated.
Become NCARB registered and track performance in accordance with AXP requirements.
Investigate and document the code requirements for a project.
May assist in production and presentation of elementary design schedules and elementary schematics.
Research, analyze, and prepare assigned sheets for the construction drawing set.
Evaluate and document scope/quantity/cost in comparison to materials selection and the preparation of specifications.
May participate in meetings with code officials and make compliance adjustments.
May assist and advise client in obtaining required approvals and permits.
Develop Revit proficiency and familiarity with other AutoDesk tools.
Produce elevation drawings
Prepare material schedules
Ensure that design, material, and/or detail element changes made during CD phase are carried out on all relevant drawings.
Checks own work for completion and accuracy before submitting it to the project team.
Research and apply increasingly more complex details, codes, and methods.
May assume full scope of responsibility for all phases of a particularly small project of limited complexity.
Examples of job responsibilities are not intended to be all?inclusive. GLMV reserves the right to assign additional responsibilities as needed.
Working knowledge of ICBO, International Building Code, and an awareness of federal, state, and local code.
Knowledge of building materials and construction practices.
Knowledge of planning and design process.
Knowledge of engineering systems relevant to the built environment.
Awareness and understanding of potential site environmental hazards.
Proficiency with the latest version of Revit or AutoCAD currently in use.
Mathematical and engineering formulas used to determine space dimensions and to prepare quantity calculations for selected materials.
Architectural lettering by hand.
Rough rendering and quick sketch by hand.
Ability to use computer keyboard and video display monitor.
Ability to traverse uneven terrain, climb steps or ladder, and tolerate airborne environmental nuisances associated with building construction sites.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English, both orally and in writing.
Ability to visually survey, measure and assess project site, site elements, and project while under construction.
An employee shall not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
Four-year Degree in Architecture, from an NAAB accredited degree program.
Preference will be given to applicants who have completed an accredited five-year professional degree program or an accredited masters program in architecture in addition to a four-year architectural degree program.
Successful completion of Revit proficiency assessment.
Other minimum requirements being equal, preference will be given to stronger performance in the assessment.
Some work experience in the building environment is also preferred.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience and qualifications.
About GLMV Architecture, Inc
At GLMV, we are big-picture dreamers and roll-up-your-sleeves inventors. Problem solvers and great listeners, CAD designers and BIM 3-D modeling experts. Landscape architects and interiors innovators, planners and project managers. We are steel and brick and concrete and stone, and we thrive on challenging, complex projects. We dig deep foundations with our clients, foundations that stand up to the inevitable challenges of harnessing form and function. The work we do isn’t just about a building, it’s about building strong, sustainable communities. We are honored to know that with every completed project, we've improved the environment around us.