Architectural Intern

Intern Architect

Christie Architecture seeks candidates for an Intern Architect position to support design and delivery of high-end residential projects under the direction of the principals at our SW Portland, Oregon, studio.

Expected Role: Key support for projects across the firm working directly with principals, including but not limited to articulating design elements; documenting as-builts; preparing construction documents and presentations; participating in site visits; building and rendering projects in 3-d; and assisting with marketing efforts. The qualified candidate will have unique exposure to multiple projects at all levels. Additionally, they will work directly for licensed architects. If you are registered with NCARB AXP, you can earn hours towards registration.

Required Skills
Solid command of AutoCAD, Rhino, Photoshop & Illustrator. BIM experience a plus.
Familiarity with architectural drawing sets and the design/delivery process.
Proficiency with common presentation/office programs (Word/Pages, Excel/Numbers).
Experience on a Mac a plus.
Experience with WordPress a plus.
Experience working in an architecture office a plus.
Versatility – self-starter with solid work ethic
Clear communication skills, positive attitude and comfort taking direction.
Student of or recent graduate of a 4 or 5-year architecture school, majoring in architecture.

Our Optimal Candidate
Has residential experience.
Demonstrates a passion for high-end, elegant design and precision details.
Is very detail-oriented and organized: likes process and follow-through.
Has a healthy sense of humor and diversity of interests to add to our friendly, dynamic atmosphere.
Is able to juggle multiple projects at a time.

Schedule: Part time (flexible days and hours).

Compensation: Hourly, commensurate with experience.

Location: Work expected to be on site at our SW Portland studio. Covid-19 vaccination required.

Our Firm: Christie Architecture is a small studio practice focused on projects in Oregon and Washington. Most projects are custom single-family residential, but we also work on small commercial projects.

Qualified Candidates: Please email cover letter, resume and web link to online portfolio or current work samples – include notes indicating your roles on the projects – to:
[email protected]
US-based candidates only.
No phone calls.