Intern Architect

Seattle, WA
Menter Byrne Architects
menterbyrne.com

Menter Byrne Architects is a small Seattle based residential design firm located in Fremont that specializes in high-end custom homes.  We are seeking a highly motivated, passionate team member with strong individual design and problem-solving skills for immediate opportunities as an intern architect.  This position requires this candidate to support project team leaders and assist us with the design and delivery of unique, highly custom residences.

Job Responsibilities:

Ability to work well within a team environment, take direction from project managers and architects and follow through on project assignments.
Are highly motivated self-starters with a desire to gain practical experience in all aspects of practice of a small architectural office.
Involvement in design and documentation in all phases of a project including schematic design, design development, construction drawings and limited construction administration under the supervision of project manager.
Skilled in understanding and implementation of codes.
Ability to research and summarize product data and provide support for specifications writing.
Key Skills:

Accredited professional degree in Architecture (Bachelors or Masters of Architecture)
Minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience required.  Experience in wood frame construction a must and custom residential experience a plus.
Ability to develop, communicate and present design concepts.
Strong communication and management skills and excellent graphic presentation skills.
Proficiency in Revit (our primary drawing platform) and AutoCAD, Sketch-Up, Photoshop, In-Design, and/or other documentation and visualization software.
Actively working toward becoming licensed.
 
To apply for this position please send a resume and portfolio in PDF format to office@menterbyrne.com. Please include “Architect/Intern Position” in the subject and limit the file size 10MB or less.

This is intended to be a full-time position, but we would consider options for part-time and/or contract employment.