As the 8th largest city in the US, San Diego has no dearth of engineering and architectural projects going at any point of time. Looking to learn and participate in such a project? The Engineering and Architecture Internships will give you the chance to understand and contribute to the structures that are essential to the running of the City.
Internship Title: Landscape Architecture Internship
Industry Sector: Engineering and Architecture
Department Name: Parks & Recreation
Expected Fill Date: June 2023
Preferred Education Level (Currently enrolled in): college
Number of Internships Available: 4
Wage per hour*: 16.30-16.36 depending on education level
Benefits: Earned Sick leave, Free MTS Transit Passes, Technology if working remotely, Access to Employee Mentoring Academy and LinkedIn Learning and other resources.
Address: 2150 Pan American Rd West 92101
Hours per week: up to 20 hours during school and up to 40 hours during vacation
Date Posted: May 8, 2023
Internship duration: one year
Staff will be working with a team of Landscape Architects responsible for coordinating the delivery of public parks.
Day-to Day responsibilities include helping with the Park Asset team with park projects in either the planning, design or construction phases. Some of these duties may include: Driving a city vehicle, scanning documents, and helping with park asset inventory and conditions, assessments, drafting, and plan review. The intern will provide support to staff members as needed. To Develop Preliminary landscape architectural technical skills and experience in the area of park planning, design, and construction
To obtain fundamental knowledge of park planning, design and construction
To develop communication skills, visual and verbal
To work closely with operations and maintenance as well as management staff.
To be a liaison to the community and represent the Parks and Recreation Department.
*To confirm your eligibility for the CaliforniaForAll Grant please fill out the Internship Eligibility section in application as completely as possible.
Interns must be currently enrolled in an academic program. Please select school name in application. Please personalize your cover letter for the application (there is the capability to post three different letters if you are applying for multiple opportunities). You will need to provide proof of enrollment in an academic program if selected. To expedite the process you may attach proof in your application. Please allow for 6-8 weeks for the City of San Diego intern on-boarding process from posting date. If you have not received a response 8 weeks after your application, please contact BRANDK@SANDIEGO.GOV.