PACE Design and Construction Design Assistant Intern Hyattsville, MD · Full time Company website

Are you a creative and detail-oriented individual looking to gain hands-on experience in residential architectural and interior design? Our Residential Remodeling Company, specializing in Historic Row Homes in Washington DC, is seeking a Design Assistant Intern to join our dynamic team. This internship offers the opportunity to collaborate with experienced professionals, contribute creative ideas, and assist in transforming homes from the beginning of design to the completion of construction. If you're passionate about design and eager to learn, then this is the perfect role for you!



  • A passion for residential architectural and interior design and a strong sense of aesthetics.
  • Proficiency in design software such as AutoCAD, SketchUp, 2020 Design, SmartDraw, or similar tools.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate design ideas clearly.
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • A collaborative mindset with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Previous experience or education in interior design or a related field is preferred.


  • Collaborate with the design team to create detailed plans, layouts, and 3D renderings for residential remodeling projects.
  • Assist in selecting materials, finishes, fixtures, and furniture that align with the design vision.
  • Conduct research on current design trends, products, and materials to stay up-to-date with industry developments.
  • Coordinate with suppliers and contractors to ensure timely delivery of sample materials and efficient client project selections.
  • Assist in preparing presentations and visual aids to effectively communicate design concepts to clients.
  • Participate in site visits to assess project progress and ensure adherence to design specifications.
  • Provide support in maintaining project documentation, facilitating estimates, monitoring permitting, budgets, and material specifications.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Develop, update, and maintain design progress, estimates, permitting, and selections for design projects.
  • Assist with the design of projects from conception through completion.
  • Specify materials, take measurements, and manage quantity for orders.
  • Create project documentation, including inventory, organization, and cataloging of all interior finishes, fixtures, and furnishings.
  • Provide support in preparing presentations and visual aids to effectively communicate design concepts to clients.

If you're ready to gain valuable experience in the field of residential architectural and interior design while contributing your creative ideas to transform homes, then apply now and become an essential part of our team dedicated to revitalizing historic row homes in Washington DC!

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining PACE Design & Construction.

Job Type: Full-time in Summer with the option of Part-Time during the Enrolled School Year

Salary: $17.50 – $19.00 an hour (depending on experience)

Address: Hyattsville, MD, USA

Industry: Construction

PACE Construction is an equal-opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment. We value diversity and inclusion in our workforce and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.


$17.5 - $19 per hour