Jacobs Intern-Architecture (Summer 2018) in Tarrytown, New York

Intern-Architecture (Summer 2018)


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 their specific area of study. Interns will work alongside world-class professionals in a fast-paced, professional setting which provides interns invaluable experiences applying the knowledge and skills learned through education in a business environment.

Position Summary

  • Assists in the preparation of building designs and drawings in both freehand sketch and computer assisted design software such as AutoCAD and Revit.

  • Prepare scale drawings, for all phases of project (schematic design, design development, construction administration) models, and construction documents for building contractors for collaboration with Architects. (Sketch-up, Powerpoint, etc.)

  • Prepare hand or computer illustrated graphics of projects for client meetings and/or marketing.

  • Providing support to Senior level Designers, as well as Architectural/Engineering staff members as assigned.


  • Candidates must be enrolled in college majoring in Architecture, or related field.

  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills is required

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

  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment is required

  • Strong judgment and problem solving skills is required

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills is require

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

  • Working knowledge of Word and Excel is required

  • GPA 3.0 or higher required

  • Previous experience with AutoCADD and Revit is preferred

  • Prefer 2nd or 3rd year Students.

  • Previous architectural design internship experience is preferred.

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-New York-Tarrytown

Req ID: BI 0002ZG