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LOCAL – Landscape Architectural Design Intern

Posted: Friday, February 17, 2023

Landscape Architectural Design Intern –     Brooklyn, New York

Local Office Landscape and Urban Design (LOCAL) seeks Landscape Architectural Design Interns to join our Brooklyn-based studio. We are a research-based design firm focused on building innovative, resilient, and environmentally just landscapes. Our hyper-collaborative and multidisciplinary team prides itself in developing contextual design solutions across all scales.

As a Design Intern, you will work closely with the studio design team to research, plan, and design compelling landscape architectural and urban design projects locally and regionally. In addition, as a Design Intern, you will work closely with our design leads in cultivating strong design sensibilities while building a rich background in construction methodologies. Experience and qualifications listed below.

Experience and Qualifications:

    • A student that is currently enrolled in an accredited landscape architectural and urban design program.
    • Knowledgeable in Adobe, AutoCAD, Rhino, V-ray, 3D modeling, Enscape and GIS.
    • Must demonstrate the ability to express complex ideas and solve problems graphically visually.
    • Must demonstrate knowledge in site planning and design.
    • Must demonstrate excellent communication and writing skills, strong organization and time management habits, and ability to work well independently and collaboratively.
    • Must have experience demonstrating their ability to work well within a design team and direction from project leads.
    • Responsibilities include preparing landscape architectural plans, physical and 3D models, 2D and 3D drawings, and using architectural computer software to illustrate a project design concept.
    • Other responsibilities include participating in design competitions and proposals and preparing written and graphic submissions to potential clients.


Local is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Interested candidates, please submit a cover letter, CV, and portfolio of relevant projects to



$600-$800 per week

Work Location:

Brooklyn, NY

Number of Positions:


Submitters Name:

Ishaan Kumar

Submitters Email:

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