Emerging Professional

Glave & Holmes Archihtecture Richmond, VA

Job Type: Full Time

Years Experience: Up to 3 years

Open Date: 11/14/2017 Close Date: 12/15/2017

Established in 1965, Glavé & Holmes Architecture is a nationally recognized architecture, interior design and planning firm located in Richmond, Virginia. The firm’s regionally focused design practice has cultivated expertise in five areas - Cultural, Higher Education, Hospitality, Interior Design, and Urban Architecture. Each area is supported by a studio structure, allowing the team to provide the expertise necessary for a diverse portfolio. The firm focuses on context-specific design that fits seamlessly into the cultural and historical milieu of a given community, while addressing the functional needs of the people who will interact with each space. Glavé & Holmes Architecture believes that great design is contextual, is timeless, and has the capacity to engage the intellect and elevate the human spirit. Please visit our website to learn more about the firm as well as the individual studios. www.glaveandholmes.com

The Urban Architecture Studio at Glavé & Holmes Architecture is seeking to fill an Intern architect position. The Urban Architecture (UA) Studio, one of six studios in the firm, is primarily focused on the design of buildings that enhance the civic realm, recognizing that quality of space between buildings is  critical to a sense of place and the creation of livable communities. The UA Studio is engaging both the private sector, with multi-family residential and mixed-use projects, and the public sector with institutional projects that are part of the public realm. 

The roles and responsibilities of an Intern architect include broad exposure to many aspects of project delivery, including participation in developing design concepts, creating presentation materials, working on construction documents and assisting in construction administration.


Desirable credentials and abilities include:

  • As a guide, up to 3 years of experience
  • Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD 
  • Passion for design excellence, collaborative spirit, willingness to learn, a and sense of humor
  • Interest in cities and urban design, particularly traditional urban forms
  • Abilities with graphic design, including fluency with Adobe Creative Suite, hand drawing and sketching
  • Interest in being a generalist in the practice of architecture – ability to focus on multiple scales, from detail to master plan

Please send a digital cover letter, resume and portfolio for our review to jlefever@glaveandholmes.com.

Materials to Submit: Cover letter, resume and portfolio

Submit Via: jlefever@glaveandholmes.com