Intern Architect

COMPANY INFO

AKA Architects, Ltd. / Chicago, IL

ABOUT THE COMPANY

AKA Architects, Ltd. (AKA Ltd.) is a mid-size firm in Chicago (north side) with work in multiple states. AKA is in practice for 29 years. The firm focuses on Commercial, Healthcare, QSR, Restaurants, and Educational work as well as some Residential work. Our portfolio can be viewed at our website www.akarchitects.com.

ABOUT THE JOB

AKA Ltd. is looking for a recent graduate (Master's Degree is required. Some summer internship experience is preferred.) who is willing to work in a fast pace office environment and is interested in learning and advancing their career to become a well-rounded architect. We offer our interns opportunities to participate in initial client meetings, site visits, and construction observation. This full-time position requires you to work with Project Managers on various projects. Individuals will be required to visit job sites (Chicago area) when required, and therefore, automobile access will be necessary for short travels to the City and suburban locations. We offer full Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, 401K, and a Vacation Package. If you are looking to get a well-rounded experience in the architectural field to meet your IDP requirements and become a licensed architect, we encourage you to contact AKA Ltd.

REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS

  • Master's Degree
  • Excellent Revit and AutoCad skills
  • Access to a car for job site visits
  • Extremely detail oriented 
  • Open to constructive criticism 
  • Willing to work on various tasks
  • Candidate should be on the path to licensure with enrollment in the NCARB Development Program (IDP)

Please email your resume including references and portfolio (5MB max). Resumes via email only. No calls. Please include "Architectural Position 2019" in the email subject and apply ONLY if you meet the job requirements listed above. 

SALARY

Commensurate with experience.

CONTACT TO APPLY

Human Resources
studio@akarchitects.com