Spring is finally here! So once again we are seeking a summer intern to help us through the busy season.

Redbud Design LA/ Redbud Development is a unique mix of design and construction companies specializing in the custom design and quality installation of residential and boutique commercial projects.

This is a part- time internship (potentially transitioning to full-time) where the student will shadow our staff directly, participating in all the activities of the office from project meetings, site visits to assess subcontractor quality control, in-office design charettes, etc. The student will be given opportunities to assist the landscape architect in conceptual design phase and in computer-aided drafting (Vectorworks) . We hope to give prospective landscape architects hands on experience, to be creative designers and to gain valuable construction knowledge while simultaneously providing a service to our clients.

We are seeking a qualified upper classmen or a recent graduate with either a Bachelors or Masters degree in landscape architecture from an accredited university or a degree in landscape design.  Experience in the field a plus.  Potential candidates should have:

  • Excellent design sensibility
  • Practices sustainable design principles
  • Self motivated
  • Strong organization and time management abilities 
  • Dynamic communication skills 
  • Energetic leadership skills
  • Must have a desire to work in a fun and collaborative atmosphere

Skills Required:

  • Proficiency with CAD – VectorWorks preferred
  • Google SketchUp
  • Hand design and computer graphics skills
  • Knowledge relative to the following:
    • Garages, decks, pergolas, outdoor kitchens
    • Pool houses, pools, spas
    • Site grading and drainage
    • Plant material design and selection
  • Working knowledge of Mac a plus
  • Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc…