Summer Internship Opportunity: Architecture

Koch Hazard Architects

The KHA Internship occurs in a professional and fun setting, and will provide a well-rounded, real-project experience on a variety of project types. Individuals must be interested in working in all phases of the design process in addition to administrative tasks, graphics, media development, and research, as needed. The successful candidate will be under the guidance of Stacey McMahan, AIA, LEED AP, Director of Design Operations, Keith Thompson, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Director of Architecture and Michelle Rippentrop, NCIDQ, Director of Interior Design.

Candidates must have the following qualifications:

  • minimum of three years completed by the internships start date in an accredited architecture program.
  • excellent conceptual design ability.
  • strong verbal, written, and visual communication skills.
  • desire and ability to work in a fast-paced and rigorous environment.
  • ability to use Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, and/or Sketch-Up is encouraged.

Application process:

  • January 7, 2022 (applications open)
  • February 11, 2022 (applications close)
  • February 21-28, 2022 (finalist interviews)
  • March 4, 2022 (internship awarded)

Interested and qualified candidates are asked to send the following information:

  • cover letter with short description of your interest in Koch Hazard Architects.
  • resume
  • letter of recommendation from a faculty member in your academic department.
  • portfolio (please consider sending a hard copy, or sending a website link or using some other file sharing source; 5mg limit for email)

by mail or email to:

  • Brooke Wegener
  • Koch Hazard Architects
  • 431 North Phillips Avenue, Suite 200
  • Sioux Falls, SD, 57104
  • bwegener@kochhazard.com

Hours:  Approximately 600 Total Hours (up to 15 weeks at 40 hours per week)

Schedule:  Mid May – Mid August | flexible start and end date

A competitive hourly wage will be presented to the successful applicant. Following the internship, a cash scholarship in the amount of $2,000 will be awarded in support of continuing education.

About: Koch Hazard Architects, founded in 1961, is a professional service firm of 15 architects, planners and interior designs, located in Sioux Falls, SD. The firm collaborates with great clients to achieve their goals through innovative design.