Urban Design Intern

Organization: WSP
Website: https://www.wsp.com/en-US/careers

Posted: February 29, 2020 | Closing: March 11, 2020

Job Description

Urban Design Intern- Summer 2020 (ID# 44678) New York, NY

Category: Design/CADD
Job Type: Intern

Minimum Experience: 0-1
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree In Progress

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Urban Design and Placemaking Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Urban Design Intern for our New York City office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Team with urban planning, design and technical staff in support of an urban design practice
  • Provide hand sketch and computer aided designs for projects
  • Produce maps and conduct analysis with Geographic Information Systems
  • Conduct research and prepare reports and technical memoranda
  • Prepare presentation materials
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current standing as a Rising Junior, Senior or Graduate student actively enrolled in an accredited Urban Design, Urban Planning, Architecture or related Undergraduate or Graduate program
  • Demonstrated some experience in urban design, urban planning or related field and have a strong desire to advance skills related to urban design projects.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite, (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design), GIS, 2D-CAD, 3D rendering capabilities
  • Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products
  • The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.


WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

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