Intern - LMDP Building Envelope

New York, NY, USA Req #134
Thursday, March 7, 2024

At L+M Development Partners, working together to build stronger communities is our mission. Our double bottom line philosophy means that we measure success not only in financial returns but also by the positive impacts we make in the communities we serve.

Founded in 1984, L+M is a full-service real estate development firm which develops, invests, constructs and manages properties with industry-leading innovation.  Ranked in the Top 25 on Affordable Housing Finance’s Top 50 Developers list nationally, L+M and its affiliate companies are responsible for over $16.5 billion in development and investment and have acquired, built, or preserved nearly 46,000 high-quality residential units in a variety of urban markets nationwide, primarily in New York’s tristate area.    

Please visit our website for more information: http://lmdevpartners.com.  To learn more about our mission and values, go to https://lmdevpartners.com/mission-and-values/.

What You’ll Do


The Building Envelope Intern will work on active repair projects and leak analysis throughout our existing buildings.  Individuals will learn about the details that go into designing and maintaining all elements of the Building Envelope:  Roofs, Windows, Masonry and EIFS. 

L+M offers a comprehensive intern program.  During the ten-week program, interns will gain exposure to the jobsite, means and methods of construction, tour several jobsites, attend a lunch with company leaders, and make a presentation on lessons learned to senior management. Specific duties will vary depending on the team but include tasks similar to these:

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Visit existing communities to measure, analyze and document roofs & facades.
  • Prepare Roof Surveys and create Chart documenting roof conditions throughout our portfolio.
  • Attend active Repair Project Visits and prepare Site Visit Reports.
  • Attend Leak Visits throughout existing Communities and prepare Site Visit Reports.
  • FISP Reports & DOBNOW data analysis and documentation.



Who We Want

  • This is an entry level internship into the discipline of Building Envelopes and Waterproofing. We are looking for an individual with an eagerness to learn and an enthusiasm for detail. 
  • Undergraduate or Graduate student studying Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or related field.
  • Interests in Forensic Architecture, Energy Efficiencies and Construction are recommended.
  • Working at heights will be necessary.


What We Value


We’ve identified a set of core competencies which you will cultivate to thrive within the Building Envelope team.


  • Innovation: Be nimble, imaginative, and responsive in your thinking; be willing to pivot and bring new ideas to the table
  • Dedication: Have fun while working hard; go beyond expectations by enjoying your time with L+M
  • Quality: Be solution-oriented, accountable, and dependable. Have ownership of your work and exhibit attention to detail
  • Relationships: Value the interconnectedness with others. Seek to understand impacts of work to communities, vendors, partners, and others.
  • Integrity: Live up commitments, be transparent about accomplishments and challenges
  • Respect: Be in the mindset to listen and collaborate.


What You’ll Learn


  • Leadership and relationship building skills
  • Valuable tools for working in your chosen field
  • Project planning, management, and execution skills
  • Relationship development skills
  • You will learn how to work in a professional environment and build your network



How to Apply


Please send a resume and a compelling personal statement answering one (1) of the following questions.


  • How would you create a more inclusive environment at a workplace like L+M Development Partners?  Would you please describe an experience of where you led a group, organization, or yourself to be more inclusive?
  • Think of a time in your life that shaped your decision to pursue this field. What inspired you to pursue a career in Real Estate Development, Construction, or Property Management?
  • Why are you interested in L+M Development Partners?  What about the mission statement “Working Together to Build a Stronger Community” resonates with you?



Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion


We are working together to build stronger communities.

We believe that diversity, equity, & inclusion make us a more innovative and vibrant place to work. We intentionally seek team members who are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive workplace for all staff and the next generation of leaders to achieve our mission.


L+M Development Partners is an equal opportunity employer to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or veteran status.

L+M offers competitive compensation and benefits and tremendous potential with a growing residential real estate developer/builder organization.

L+M is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Disclaimer: Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Internship
  • Min Hiring Rate $25.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $30.00
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Travel % 60
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • Job Start Date Monday, June 3, 2024
  • Job End Date Friday, August 9, 2024
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