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Hiring: Architectural Internship
<span class="custom-text-variable-c372f618-3e61-489d-91d2-70780d86ba9e" style="color:inherit;display:inline-block"><span style="color:rgba(21, 57, 146, 1)">Hiring: Architectural Internship</span></span>

Location: Culver City, CA

Job Type: Full-time



About the Firm

ShubinDonaldson is a growing, award-winning design practice, staffed by 40 architects and designers, plus support personnel. Current work includes a diverse listing of projects ranging from ground-up mixed-use, multi-family and office; creative office interiors; core & shell offices; retail stores; to community centers and custom residences. 

Job Description:

ShubinDonaldson offers six to twelve-month internships to upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in our Culver City, CA office. Interns will experience a wide range of tasks and dialogues necessary to realize a project, including conceptual designs, physical models, visualizations, detailing, and construction site visits. We view these internships as an extension of our commitment to staff mentoring and fostering the growth of our collective knowledge. In addition to participating in project-specific activities, interns have the opportunity to attend weekly Team Design Reviews, Lunch ‘n Learns, and Hive @5 Thursdays, a design-themed office-wide social event.

Experience & Skills:

  • Rhino, SketchUp, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, & Lightroom
  • Physical Modeling & Presentation Drawings
  • Laser cutters, 3D printers, CNC Mills, & Shop Equipment


  • Team Player
  • Ability to multitask
  • Verbally & written communication
  • Detail & process-oriented


  • All internships are paid and are based upon experience. 
  • Medical, dental, and long-term disability insurance is offered to full-time employees on the first of the month following thirty days of employment. SD pays 100% of the above employee’s insurance! We also offer the opportunity to contribute to our 401k plan after three months of service. 

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Application Instructions:

Please send your application materials to stating your name, institution, and preferred office in the subject line (ex. FirstName LastName, School, LA-Internship). In addition, include a cover letter, resume/cv, work portfolio, letters of recommendation, and the dates of your availability for a potential internship. Please limit all email attachments to 5 MB. 

ShubinDonaldson participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.