Jacobs Intern (Landscape Architecture) Buildings Infrastructure Design (Summer 2019) in St. Louis, Missouri

Intern (Landscape Architecture) Buildings Infrastructure Design (Summer 2019)

Description

The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Internship positions at Jacobs provide college students an opportunity to gain real-world experience in specific area of study. Working in a fast-paced, professional setting provides interns with invaluable experiences applying the knowledge and skills learned through education in a business environment. While working along side and in support of a group of world-class professionals in your chosen field of study.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Senior Landscape Architect, or Group Manager, this individual will provide project support relative to overall design and team efforts.

The Advanced Planning Group (APG) offers pre-design, planning, and site design services to a variety of government, institutional, military, and corporate clients. These services include feasibility studies, visioning sessions, project development studies, design guidelines, master plans, and landscape architecture & site design.

  • Perform routine aspects of landscape architecture design under the direct guidance of a Senior Landscape Architect/Designer.

  • May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform design tasks.

  • Collect, organize, and evaluate large amounts of data.

  • Will interact with a project team and client to communicate the results of analysis and describe design concepts.

  • Assist in the coordination of projects from conception (feasibility) through final plan preparations.

  • Provide support to APG staff members as needed.

Qualifications

  • Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program, in their final three years of study, from an accredited Landscape Architecture program

  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills required

  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management required

  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment required

  • Strong problem solving skills required

  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision required

  • Writing, graphic, and verbal presentation skills are a must, as are basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Computer graphic skills such as AutoCAD, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, or Adobe Illustrator are required

  • Experience in GIS preferred

  • US-born citizenship required

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Missouri-St. Louis

Req ID: BIA0002OW