Summer Intern
Architecture Students
Posted on 1/31/2024
HKS

1,001-5,000 employees

Global design firm specializing in architecture and urban planning
Company Overview
HKS, Inc. is a global design firm that fosters a culture of diverse, creative minds committed to delivering elegant solutions across various industries. Their competitive advantage lies in their dedicated research team, which focuses on improving outcomes for all stakeholders, demonstrating their commitment to technical innovation. As industry leaders, they are mindful of their impact on the environment, underlining their commitment to sustainability and the well-being of all life.
Consulting
Real Estate

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1939

Headquarters

Dallas, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

4%
Locations
Houston, TX, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Requirements
  • Currently earning a professional degree from an Architecture program; accredited program preferred
  • Working knowledge of Revit or other BIM drafting and presentation tools including Rhino3D, SketchUp, Lumion, etc.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite preferred
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work in team environment
  • Ability to effectively meet deadlines
Responsibilities
  • Supports the project team to modify documents and drawings with mentorship and detailed instructions regarding tasks and expected results
  • Performs architectural assignments within given parameters alongside respective project team
  • Assists with the preparation of presentations and performing basic analytical tasks for team/client review as needed
  • Helps compile data and conducts research for the project team
  • Collaborates with team members and may work on multiple projects
  • Participates in officewide initiatives and/or intern specific projects with presentations to peer group
  • Performs work in a manner that demonstrates an appreciation for the firm’s cultural norms, including a commitment to quality, innovation, learning and growth
  • Becomes skilled in fostering and maintaining a collaborative professional working relationship with the project team
  • Fosters awareness of the firm’s principles of ‘design excellence’ in the integration of responsible and sustainable design practice with the art of design