Intern Architect


AKA Architects, Ltd. / Chicago, IL


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


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 paced 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) at times, 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. 


  • Master's Degree
  • Excellent Revit & AutoCad skills 
  • Candidate should be on the path to licensure with enrollment in the NCARB Intern Development Program (IDP)
  • Must have automobile access
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Open to constructive criticism 
  • Willing to work on various tasks

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. Please apply ONLY if you meet all the requirements listed in the job description and the requirements above. We look forward to hearing from you!


Commensurate with experience.


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