Intern urban design and architecture

We are looking for students with ambition and a passion for urban design and architecture. Are you venturous and looking for an opportunity to develop within your field of interest?

KCAP Architects & Planners is an international design firm specialised in architecture, urbanism and landscape architecture. We are working with an international staff of around 100 employees in our offices in Rotterdam, Zurich and Shanghai. KCAP has a reputation for developing and realizing unique designs at the fringe between landscape, architecture and urbanism. We currently have a vacancy for a creative intern in our office in Rotterdam.

We are looking for candidates who are:

- studying at the TU, preferably masters of architecture or urban design and planning, preferably at the end of your bachelor study

- willing to work in a multidisciplinary team on complex projects that cover a wide range of scales

- talented designers and/or have knowledge in urban planning

- fluent in English, preferably speak Dutch and a third language is favourable

- highly skilled in strong AutoCAD, Vectorworks, 3D Studio and Adobe Suite and

- available for a period of at least 6 months

- in the possession of a valid working permit for the Netherlands

We offer:

- an open and inspiring working environment and a chance to develop yourself

- freedom to experience, discover and develop, working in teams to various and complex projects, both nationally and internationally

- traineeship fee in line with market conditions




Currently the office is involved in a variety of projects in Europe and Asia on scales ranging from urban to architectural design. We are currently seeking reinforcement of our team of visualisers. Applicants should:

- Have expert skills and knowledge in 3D-modeling, rendering and imaging with 3DS Max and Photoshop. Profound knowledge of either AutoCad, Vectorworks or Sketchup is required, all 3 is preferred. Itoo forrest pack and Itoo Rialclone as well as Corona render is a benefit;

- Have at least 5 years of experience in renown design firms as a visualiser

- Have exceptional spatial insight in both building volumes and open spaces and know how these can be visualised in the best possible way

- Have a profound interest in -and affinity with- urban environments, landscapes, architecture and materials

- Have the ability to develop a strong and distinguished graphic language

- Be a team player who can work efficiently under pressure

- Be fluent in English an preferably in Dutch

Please do not react if you do not comply with the requirements of this vacancy.

Interested in one of the positions offered? Then please send an email to the address mentioned in the vacancy; subject: the position you are applying for and add your CV, motivation letter and portfolio (PDF with max. 10 pages, max. 10MB file size)