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Shive-Hattery Group Inc. Intern Landscape Architect in West Des Moines, Iowa

Job ID 1747 Location West Des Moines, IA Job Type Full-Time Apply Now * * * Congratulations on what you have accomplished thus far! * Earned your bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in landscape architecture. * Learned analysis, planning, design, and construction documentation focused on creating spaces to serve people and the environment. * Excelled with AutoCAD/Civil 3D, Adobe Creative Suite, Google SketchUp, and other rendering software. * Studied architectural specifications, international building codes, life safety code, and current ADA requirements. Shive-Hattery’s West Des Moines office welcomes you as an Intern Landscape Architect! Join motivated, collaborative, and creative professionals to design a variety of high-quality projects spanning urban design, parks and sports facilities, healing environments, university campuses and private developments. You will expand your knowledge of planning, design, sustainability, and construction technologies. Beyond technical skill development, you will strengthen critical, creative thinking associated with design and the design process. As a self-motivated problem-solver who can work independently, you will continue to develop excellent communication and collaboration skills – soft skills that are so important to becoming a lead landscape architect. ### Requirements Participate and contribute to design discussions, idea generation, collaboration, and design work in drawing, model, and 3D image formats. * Production and coordination of design process and technical documents under the direction of a licensed design professional. * Creation of 3D visualizations utilizing SketchUp, Lumion and other software. * Design and detailing in AutoCAD/Civil 3D. * Attend project and client meetings with design professionals. * Interact with and be a representative of the company with clients and contractors as it relates to on-going projects. *Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, and portfolio for consideration. If unable to submit your portfolio due to size constrains, please include a link to your portfolio in your cover letter. Why Shive-Hattery? Our learning and teaching culture is founded on collaboration. You will learn from and teach other employees while working across disciplines. You will grow your skills and continue your professional growth at Shive-Hattery. About the Des Moines Area: Greater Des Moines region, home to more than half a million people. While being the fastest growing metro in the Midwest (according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 2016) it remains #2 as the “Most Affordable Place to Live” (U.S. News & World Report, 2016). The Des Moines metro regularly tops lists as one of the best cities to live in the country - 26 top ten lists in the two years, in fact! * Arts and Culture * Des Moines Events * Historic East Village Shopping * Historic Valley Junction * Jordan Creek Town Center * Pappajohn Sculpture Park Learn more about this welcoming, vibrant and affordable place to live. Shive-Hattery offers outstanding benefits, a sound compensation package and extensive professional development opportunities. Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Future Consideration: Yes Apply Now