ZGF Architects Intern 5 (Architectural Intern) in Seattle, Washington
ZIMMER GUNSUL FRASCA ARCHITECTS LLP
Position: Intern 5 (Architectural Intern)
Location: Seattle, WA
Determine procedures for all phases of design and document production
Independently prepare and/or supervise preparation of architectural plans and renderings
Consult with manufacturers, and evaluate and select materials
Develop design and technical design solutions for specific areas of projects and ensure design integrity through the Design Development, Construction Documents, and Construction Phases
Supervise less experienced staff members to effectively utilize their efforts on projects
Present solutions in-house and coordinate design intent and documentation with consultants
Demonstrate a working knowledge of the appropriate use of building systems, materials, and technologies, and research alternative systems and materials
Develop project specifications
Review completed reports, plans, estimates, and calculations
Demonstrate and utilize knowledge of building, planning, and zoning codes as they relate to the project and its design
Integrate building performance goals into design solutions and document performance metrics
Assist with general office-wide initiatives and Marketing Department efforts
Education: Five-year Bachelor of Architecture degree (foreign equivalent accepted).and
Experience: Eight years' progressive post bachelor?s experience as an Architectural Intern, Architectural Designer, Architect, Associate Architect, or similar position.
8 years' experience with Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Suite.
8 years' experience preparing architectural plans (construction documents, elevations, sections, details) and renderings.
4 years' experience supervising preparation and coordination of architectural plans (construction documents, elevations, sections, details) and renderings.
Professional experience (any) with healthcare, mixed use, research / laboratory, educational and commercial projects
Professional experience (any) with at least one high rise project, or a project over 100,000 SF.
Professional experience (any) with energy-efficient design.
Submission of resume/ portfolio containing all of the following: A) samples of at least two (2) sets of two photo realistic renderings of healthcare, mixed use, research / laboratory, educational or commercial projects suitable for use by an architectural firm (at least 4 renderings total), and B) Sample Construction Documents (plans, elevations, details and section drawings) for at least four (4) different professional projects.
All experience, skills and requirements may be gained concurrently.
Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP (ZGF) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to hiring qualified returning veterans and disabled individuals. We invite qualified candidates to apply online, posting cover letter, resume and portfolio. Please include Ref. #2020-02 in your cover letter or in the comments field.