Landscape Architecture Intern

Guernsey is seeking a Landscape Architect Intern to assist our team.This paid internship opportunity will be a temporary position.Ideal candidates should be a 5th year senior and available to work in Guernsey’s office at least 2-3 times per week in Oklahoma City, more hours may be available during holiday breaks. Candidates must display the desire to develop leadership, management, and organizational skills with the flexibility to collaborate in a diverse working environment.

Description of Duties / Responsibilities:

Internship duties will include planning and design of projects for varied clients and routine project coordination with internal staff and clients. Specific applications could include urban design, landscape design, site planning and development, community comprehensive planning, master planning, recreational planning (parks, trails, etc.), streetscapes, and other related activities.

Position Qualifications:

Education: Students currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Environmental Design, or related field. Senior class and 5th year seniors preferred.

Internship skills required:

Intermediate AutoCAD skills
Basic GIS knowledge
Adobe Suite Software skills (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
SketchUp skills
Professional demeanor
Attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication

Essential Physical Functions:
Stand or sit – must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.Walk –this position requires the ability to move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. – 25% of the time.Full range of motion to walk, stoop and stand while working on worksites – 25% of the time.Use hands/fingers – must be able to operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer – 50% of the time.Talk – This position frequently communicates with internal and external customers, must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations – 25% of the time.Vision – must be able to clearly focus on information located on a computer screen, paperwork, etc. – 50% of the time.Lift/Carry – must be able to lift/carry up to 30 lbs. of site equipment when necessary.

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