Jobs- Intern, Interior Design

Internship, Interior Design

SMBW’s paid internship program provides an immersive learning experience with hands-on opportunities for design on active projects. Our culture of teaching and mentorship is long-standing and we value the contribution and perspectives students bring to the studio. At SMBW, interns join actual project teams with the responsibilities of a Junior-Level Interior Designer.


Currently enrolled in an accredited program, majoring in architecture, engineering, or interior design.
Flexible work environment, blending a virtual and in-person schedule.
Ability to work a consistent negotiated set schedule, around your classes.
Strong graphic and design skills.
Working knowledge in Revit required (Sketch-Up, InDesign, and AutoCAD are helpful).
Ability to work well collaboratively and independently.

The Day-to-Day

Attend project team meetings to develop and implement thoughtful design solutions.
Develop design concepts and schemes, including material palettes, lighting, and furniture selections.
Creatively and interactively present design concepts and ideas.
Conduct project, jobsite, code, and precedent research.
Work on design documentation, details, and assembly of a full construction document set.
Using Revit, AutoCAD,InDesign, and SketchUP to produce high-quality drawings and renderings.

How to Apply

Please email cover letter, resume, and work samples to RE: Spring 2021 Internship, Interior Design. If you are unable to apply online please mail to:

ATTN: Human Resources
111 Virginia Street, Suite 111
Richmond, VA 23219

SMBW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.