Entry-Level Landscape Architect-Summer Intern
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POST DATE 9/9/2016
END DATE 11/8/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONDewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a new graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work, that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.
Dewberry is currently seeking an Entry Level Landscape Architect for the summer of 2017 to join our site/civil department in our Fairfax, VA office to work on a variety of projects for clients within the commercial and government sector. This is an excellent career opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join a team of outstanding professionals, and the opportunity to apply the latest technology to help our clients solve their most challenging problems. Typical projects involvesite/civil design for residential, commercial and industrial site development, and capital improvement projects.","Site/civil development including grading design
Prepare detailed landscape and hardscape plans
Prepare layout studies, yield studies, and parking studies for commercial/residential
Prepare development plans to support Rezoning and/or Special Exception applications
Working on design teams in all aspects of a given project to develop detailed design documents for construction plans.
May also conduct code research, write specifications, andcoordinate permitting
Degree in Landscape Architecture with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Previous internship experience.
Strong freehand illustration and rendering skills
Experience with AutoCAD and Microsoft office is required.
Experience with Photoshop, InDesign, Sketchup, Illustrator,GIS/ArcView and Power Point.
Must have excellent written and verbal communicationskills.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Portfolio or work samples will be required if considered for an interview.
*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.
*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.
*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.