• Fall 2019 Healthcare Interior Design Intern, Department of Design + Construction

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/8/2019 11:48 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Professional - Other
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 29th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description

    The Design + Construction Department at Memorial Sloan Kettering is looking for Fall 2019 interns currently enrolled in an Interior Design or Architecture degree program. This is an exciting opportunity for students to learn how forward looking and award winning healthcare spaces (clinical, workplace, research and hospitality) are planned and executed through the lens of patient centered design.


    As one of the world’s premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is committed to the progressive control and cure of cancer through programs of patient care, research and education. Our Design+Construction department (D+C) is committed to excellence in planning, designing and constructing facilities that support the Center’s mission.


    Please note that students are encouraged to learn by doing; responsibilities to include:

    • Site Survey and Documentation
    • Interface with end users throughout the Design Phase
    • Schematic Design Planning
    • Presentations (InDesign, Photoshop, Sample Trays)
    • Select, Present, and Specify Furniture, Finishes and Accessories
    • Periodically Visit Project Sites During Construction

    You will: 

    • Work a minimum of 2 days per week, 9-5 PM, and we offer a daily stipend of $32.00.
    • Begin the internship on Monday, September 9 and work through December 2019

    You need:

    • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator); AutoCAD; Revit; SketchUp; Microsoft Office
    • Familiarity with finish and furniture sourcing and specifications

    When submitting an application, please include your resume and design portfolio..




    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status, or any other factor that cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

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