Internship Program

Learn design, construction, alternative building and woodworking skills in a 6 month internship position. Interns assist with campus construction and maintenance projects, provide coordination of classes and support to staff and instructors in the ongoing operations of the school. During their internship, interns take 3 full weeks of classes taught by top architects, builders, and craftspeople from across the country. Applicants with experience in design and/or construction will be given priority, but it is not required. On-campus housing and meals are provided for the duration of the internship term. There are three different Design/Build Internship opportunities (A,B and C). The duration and expectations of each opportunity is different. Please read through the overview and apply to the opportunity which best suites your interests and schedule. Applications will be accepted until December 15th at midnight. 

For questions about the internship program, please email [email protected]

Overall Responsibilities

  • Support the day-to-day operations of the School.
  • Assist with coordination of classes, lectures, and special events. 
  • Help with campus design, build, construction and maintenance projects.
  • Act as the on-campus after-hours representative for the school

INTERNSHIP A

January 8th 2018 – June 29th 2018

Overview of schedule: 

January- March 

Support the day-to-day operations and maintenance of the School.

April

Serve as Teaching Assistant for Tiny House D/B certificate 

May-June

Tiny House project completion
Support the day-to-day operations of the School, through Class Support and on-going campus projects.

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INTERNSHIP B

March 19th – September 1st  2018

March

Support the day-to-day operations and on-going campus projects

April

Tiny House D/B certificate carpentry project work 

May

Timber framing project on campus

June- July-August

Support the day-to-day operations and on-going campus projects

Required Course participation : Timber Framing May 7th – May 12th

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INTERNSHIP C

March 19th – September 1st  

March-April

Support the day-to-day operations and maintenance of the School.

May-June

Serve as Teaching Assistant for Certificate in Residential Design and Construction

June- July-August

Support the day-to-day operations and on-going campus projects
Required Course participation :  Basic Carpentry May 14th – May 18th

Click here to apply!