CAD Design Intern in Vancouver, WA at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 2/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

 We’re looking for a 3D Modeling Intern who will join our Hawthorne Sales team in Vancouver, WA

The Hawthorne Garden Company is the world’s largest supplier of indoor cultivation equipment and is looking for a CAD design Intern. The CAD Intern will assist technical teams of architects, designers and engineers to create world class design on a variety of projects. This position will assist in developing computer-aided drafting design solutions focused around commercial growing environments. Hawthorne is looking to start a ground up design program offering renderings and layouts to prospective customers. Over the course of 12 weeks you will work on meaningful projects and have opportunities to learn from industry leaders. We are committed to your development but will also rely on you to bring new knowledge, new ideas and innovation into our organization.

What you'll do in this role:

  • Assist technical teams of architects and designers on various projects
  • Design indoor and greenhouse growing rooms
  • Design lighting layouts for various rooms and product lines
  • ​Develop creative solutions bridging the gap between artistic vision and technical constraints
  • Work with the sales team and meet with prospective customers

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Be enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school
  • Basic knowledge and experience working with computer aided drafting
  • Possess strong analytical and leadership skills

  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication

  • Prioritize collaboration and problem solving

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.