Internship Program

We believe in nurturing our interns to thrive in a collaborative environment. Exercise your acquired skills on real life design applications.

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Here at Desmone, we like to think of our interns as part of our extended family. If you are willing to take on new challenges and creatively contribute to real-life design projects, jump start your personal & professional growth through our Desmone internship program.

Desmone’s internships vary from year to year, but we are always searching for the best and brightest. Check our current openings page for more information.


  • Architecture and interior design geared opportunities
  • As a Desmone intern, you will …..
  • Interns work full-time during the summer months. Occasionally, part-time internships are available during the school year.
  • All internships are paid. Depending on the school’s curriculum, academic credit is also available.
  • Our summer internships are listed online in the spring.

Internship Process


Jared, Designer says…

Portfolios are a key component of the interview process.  Here are some tips…”

  • Use your portfolio to help you tell your story and show your work.
  • Select best projects and best images – simple is better.
  • Identify each project and your role on it.
  • Keep text brief – images and drawings tend to be more effective than words.


Kelsey, Designer says…

Interning and being a part of a design firm during my senior year of college was one of the most valuable parts of my education. Being an intern at Desmone helped me to…”

  • Understand what it means to be a designer and how to work with a team of professionals.
  • I recognized there were gaps in my knowledge and was able to focus on those classes my last year of school.
  • Interning was also a great way for me to transition my skills from student to professional!


Shelby, Designer says…

Perks help with your decision process.  At Desmone Architects, we offer…”

  • Employee development & continuous improvement
  • A vast range of project types
  • Study materials for NCIDQ, LEED, and AREs
  • IDP supervisors for architectural track
  • A fun culture that promotes various activities
  • Access to Lawrenceville, the coolest neighborhood in Pittsburgh!


Katelyn, Designer says…

Experiences during your internship set you up for your next step in life. With Desmone you will gain…”

  • Furthered confidence with industry software
  • Professional connections in Pittsburgh and beyond
  • Expanded workplace interpersonal communication skills
  • Encouragement to pursue your skills and interests
  • A foot in the door for future employment

Learn more by visiting our Careers page or sending us an email at