Landscape Architecture Internship

Landscape Architecture Internship

Career Area: Landscape Architecture / Planning

What We're Looking For:
Are you a hard-working and dedicated landscape architecture student who is looking to gain valuable work experience in your field? Do you want to gain experience while learning from mentors and leaders who were once in your shoes? Barge Design Solutions is looking for someone like you to intern this summer.

Location: Chattanooga, TN or Atlanta, GA

Number of positions available: 1 or 2

You will be involved in the following types of projects:
  • Parks and Recreation - conventional parks, sports fields, playgrounds, trails, greenways, urban
  • Streetscape - Intermodal transportation, urban and suburban, state highway, local roads
  • Institutional - Hospital, Campus
  • Environmental - Ecologically focused, land repurposing

You will gain experience in:
  • Collaborative design within a team setting
  • Preparation of conceptual and detailed drawings
  • Possible involvement in preparation of graphic plans and images
  • Supporting Landscape Architects in completing project deliverables
  • Collaborating with team members on new ideas/innovations
  • Learning and Using AutoCAD, SketchUp, Illustrator, Photoshop, Lumion, LandFX


Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university
  • Preference will be given to students that do not require sponsorship
  • Current GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • You must be at least 18 years of age.

Additional Details:
  • This is a paid internship working full-time hours (40) per week.
  • This is primarily an in-person work opportunity with limited opportunities for remote work.
  • Interns are not eligible for company benefits.
  • Housing assistance is not provided.


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled