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Landscape Architecture Intern 2017

  • Job reference: NA-001106
  • Sector: Environment, Planning, Urban Development
  • Location: Orlando

Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins seeks energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starters to join our Orlando, FL staff as a Landscape Architect Intern. Under supervision, performs a variety of basic technical tasks to assist technicians, engineers, architects, planners, surveyors or scientists working in transportation, development, environmental, land surveying or other technical services of the company. 

 

 

JOB DUTIES
 

Gathers, logs and summarizes field notes or other data to be used by technicians or professionals in technical studies or projects. 

 

Maintains records or files of technical data or documents. 
 

Performs simple math calculations.

 

Performs simple drafting and CAD assignments following detailed instructions.

 

Assists in the preparation of graphic displays and presentation materials. 

 

Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

High school plus two years of specialized training such as is obtained in vocational or technical school, or completion of an Associate's degree program in a related technical field, or completion of the first two years in a four-year college or university technical program. No experience is required with a related Associate's degree or its equivalent; two years of related experience is required without such formal training.


SPECIAL SKILLS

Excellent hand graphics and rendering skills are required.

 

Competency with the Adobe Creative Suite is necessary. 

Math skills and drafting/CAD ability are generally required. 

Computer skills required to enter data in spreadsheets or databases.

 

Ability to operate computer keyboard.

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS

 

None 

General Competencies expected of all employees are as follows: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality and Teamwork. (Note that "Clients" may be internal managers and staff.)

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:
http://careers.atkinsglobal.com/File.ashx?path=Root/Documents/north-america-welcome-new-employee/Equal_Opp_Stmt.pdf