We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented Architecture Intern!
TheNewMakers is a special architectural firm that not only designs, but also details and produces under one roof. Production is done completely digitally, on our own computer-controlled (CNC) machines. This ultimate integration of the entire process from sketch to delivery makes it possible for a young company to achieve disruptive innovations in construction. For example, TheNewMakers has developed its own prefab bathroom module that we apply together with partners in large wood construction projects (CLT), see for example our Houtbaar Lofts. We have also developed an affordable wooden starter home that will be rolled out on a large scale, our Uuthuuskes.
What we are looking for: We have room in our team for an enthusiastic, curious and independent Architecture student who is not afraid of the experimental nature of a scale-up. Someone with excellent design skills who continuously has the integration between design, engineering and production in mind. Proficiency in Rhino, Photoshop, Vray and Illustrator is desired – Grasshopper, After Effects and WordPress are a plus. We are looking for someone with a very diverse skillset, with plenty of room to deploy and further develop skills that are not directly design-related, such as: photography & film, presentation at trade fairs, graphic design, model building, strategic thinking, managing social media, odd jobs , assembly on location and finishing.
What we offer: If you become part of our fun, young, and growing team, you will of course get a lot in return! You will work on very diverse projects at different scales: from chair to city. Due to the growth of TheNewMakers, we can offer you a lot of responsibility. With us you don’t sit in front of the PC 5 days a week, but your work is very diverse and you have regular customer contact. Outside working hours you can make private use of our laser cutter and Festool collection. Every day we have an extensive lunch with the whole team. Above all, we offer a very instructive (half) year in which you will get to know many new people and develop many skills. The compensation is €500 for 1 FTE, with the option of 4 days/wk and possible support for your own projects on the 5th day. We are located in Ridderkerk, which we offer transport to each day.
Dates: The internship runs for half a year, from February – August. (Start and end dates can be negotiated.)
Application deadline: January 17 2022
Interviews: January 17-21 2022
Start Date: Monday February 7 2022
Educational attainment: WO
Is this internship tailor-made for you and do you want to be part of our young and enthusiastic team? Submit your application and wait to hear from us early January.