Site Services is a multi-disciplinary group at Genentech that focuses on making great work possible. Departments include Security, Facilities, Environment, Health & Safety, Work Environments, as well as Design & Construction.
Neighborhood Work Environments (NWE) is a relatively new group with the Site Service’s Workplace Effectiveness Department that is responsible for helping to evolve the way we work at Genentech. We’re designing a new way to approach the work environment that inspires breakthroughs, nurtures collaboration, and supports choice by leveraging technology, supporting team interactions, and providing greater variety of places to work.
Neighborhood Work Environments are comprised of three elements: social, technology, and places. As part of “places,” attention to the quality of the physical environment at the time of delivery (day 1) as well as how it is maintained overtime is a key area of focus. This work is complemented by a related assessment of shared, high-traffic areas across campus (i.e lobbies, conference rooms, break rooms, mail/copy rooms) to see where we can improve the overall design quality of the campus.
Target Start Date: May 2017
Degree Level Desired: 4th or 5th year Bachelors in Architecture, or recent graduate with degree
Preferred Majors: Architecture or Interior Design - in their 4th or 5th year of the Bachelors of Architecture sequence, recent graduate with Bachelors in Architecture, or in a current, accredited Masters program in Architecture
Exhibit a sense of curiosity, commitment to good design, and interest in sustainability
Comfortable with working with others, and working independently as needed on a project
Clear goal setting and work planning resulting in demonstrated results desired – you will be asked to share evidence of a previous successful project during the interview
High comfort level working with qualitative information
Strong presentation development skills
Willing to assist with other NWE in addition to your primary project duties
Able to commit 40 hours per week, no overtime authorized without prior approval
Able to commit to a 14-week internship timeframe, with the option to extend
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