Stantec Landscape Architecture Intern (Fall) in New York, New York
We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.
Stantec Planning and Landscape Architecture Inc., one of New York’s leading Landscape Architecture, Engineering and Environmental consulting firms, is seeking a fall landscape architecture intern to work 2 days a week, for our downtown New York City, NY studio in the heart Midtown Manhattan. Our office is just a short walk from Grand Central Station, Bryant Park and the New York City Public Library.
We design urban parks, transportation corridors, campus settings, waterfronts and mixed-use centers that enhance our communities. This is the place where great ideas and rewarding careers happen in a highly collaborative atmosphere. Our experienced inter-disciplinary team specializes in urban public space planning and design; park design; bicycle, pedestrian, and multiuse trails; outdoor sports and athletic facilities; transit-oriented development; and landscape assessment and rehabilitation. We connect the people, places, and resources that take a project from concept to reality. Our friendly fast-paced studio environment is business casual and client-centered.
Your Key Responsibilities
Interns will be encouraged to develop their design skills while supporting our team with existing conditions analysis, concept design, design charrettes, construction documentation, project presentation graphics, and construction administration assistance.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Excellent design, graphic, computer, writing, and technical skills.
Self-motivated and passionate about design.
Strong time management, critical thinking, and organizational skills.
The ability to work with others, as well as independently.
Experience with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Rhino or Sketch-up, and Adobe programs is essential; Lumion, grasshopper, and Vray for Rhino is a plus
E ducation and Experience
Applicants should be a current student or recent graduate of an accredited Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in a Landscape Architecture program.
Please include the following additional required application materials:
A cover letter in PDF format indicating your background, interests, and goals in the field of landscape architecture, and any other relevant information you believe will help us make an informed decision regarding your selection to the internship program
Two letters of recommendation in PDF format from individuals related to the field of landscape architecture and design
Design Portfolio in PDF format (website link to online viewing portal can be provided in the PDF but PDF will be required)
Application packages will be reviewed based upon creativity, critical thinking, and design communication skills.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Job: Co-op/Summer/Intern Student
Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Entry Level
Req ID: 190002O4