Based in Livingston County, Bendix Academy is a non-profit organization dedicated to mentoring students ages 12-18 in skilled trades to educate, inspire and engage young professional interested in vocational work. The goal for these students is to develop higher self-confidence, establish greater independence, foster good citizenship, and encourage further learning.
The SketchUp Design Intern Position
The SketchUp Design Intern is responsible for developing a virtual representation of the Bendix Academy workshop. This SketchUp 3D model will be used to provide a visual for potential donors, teachers, and students. The SketchUp Design Intern will work in SketchUp to develop space interiors, work in Photoshop and Illustrator to create graphic representations of space need, communicate with business owners to determine needs and goal and discuss needs with equipment specialists and sourcing managers to acquire all elements of each project.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to build a portfolio or someone who is experienced and is looking to give back to a nonprofit organization. This is great experience to help improve design skills, increase knowledge, and ability to help a non-profit organization.
Additional Roles & Responsibilities
- Must be proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Work with Development, Marketing, Fundraising and other staff as needed
- All other aspects of a well-run non-profit
Bendix Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer!
- Experience with SketchUp 3D Model Program required
- Experience with Photoshop required