Intern – Landscape Architect

Ironwood Design Group is seeking a highly motivated aspiring Landscape Architect or Designer to become a part of our growing firm.

Landscape architecture is an art and a science–an exterior realization of a concept. Ironwood Design Group understands and applies timeless design principles on every project. Our experienced team honors the aesthetic of thought pioneers while embracing innovation. We strive to enhance the spirit of every project and maintain the integrity of every installation. Ironwood Design Group values design theory, tradition, discernment, and innovation above all else. Every installation starts with Ironwood Design Group’s four proven design principles; form, experience, visualization and movement. 

We represent over 30 years of experience in Landscape Architecture and Land Planning. Disciplines within our practice cover the following areas: Corporate and Commercial Environments, Residential Communities, Streetscape and Public Spaces, Parks and Recreation, Hospitality and Resorts and Therapeutic Gardens. 

Our efforts also extend to solution based services like: Conservation and LEED Design, Green Infrastructure, Master Planning, Reclamation, Urban Design, and Project Management. Ironwood Design Group has achieved nationwide and local affiliation with ASLA, Atlanta Apartment Association, USGB, and ULI.

We look forward to working with you.

As a Summer Intern you will gain practical experience with opportunities to develop your skills through exposure to projects that encompass landscape architecture, urban design, and master planning.  You will have many opportunities over the summer to learn about the design principles of Ironwood, such as form, experience, visualization, and movement.  An internship with Ironwood offers students the opportunity to contribute in an engaging and creative environment while developing their skills in a professional atmosphere.

All applicants must be currently enrolled in an applicable accredited undergraduate or graduate architectural degree program. Successful applicants are expected to have experience with various design and rendering programs including AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Desktop Publishing Programs including Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator. 

How To Apply
Qualified and interested candidates, send an email to . Include a cover letter telling us why our studio interests you, your resume, salary requirements, and compact, representative sample of your recent work (no larger than 4MB). APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COVER LETTER AND PORTFOLIO/WORK SAMPLE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. You may opt to include a link to a single PDF file larger than 4MB via DropBox link or equivalent. 

This is a full-time, paid summer internship of at least 10 weeks beginning as early as the end of May through late August. This is not an entry-level position for new graduates, although graduates looking for internship opportunities post-graduation are welcome to apply.

The application submittal deadline for the Atlanta office is April 30th. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Successful applicants will be notified on or before May 6th.