Industrial Design Intern (Spring & Summer 2020)

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Industrial Design Intern (Spring & Summer 2020)

We’re currently on the look-out for talented and enthusiastic Industrial / Product Design students who are looking to gain experience at one of the world’s top independent design & innovation studios.

As an Industrial Design intern at VanBerlo, you’ll have the chance to work with and learn from our world-class creative team and the opportunity to hone your skills while working on a variety of real-life projects.

So if you’re an ambitious design student looking to kick-off your career, we’d love to hear from you.


What you bring:

- A positive can-do attitude with a keen enthusiasm for learning and improvement.

- The ability to quickly communicate your thoughts and ideas, whether it be through sketching, physical model making or other mediums.

- A proficient user of 2D design visualisation tools (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator).

- An understanding of 3D modelling & visualisation software (e.g. Solidworks, Rhino, Keyshot).

- A user-centric mindset with the ability to envision different user scenarios and translate them into relevant ideas and concepts.

- A discerning eye for colours, materials, finishes and forms.

- A passionate, out-of-the-box thinker who dares to share their thoughts and ideas.

- Pursuing a degree in Industrial design, Product design or similar.

- A portfolio showcasing your ability to craft beautiful, well-considered design solutions, as well the ideas, processes and creative thinking that led to them.

- Ability to communicate in English (additional languages would be a bonus).

What we have to offer:

- The opportunity to work on real life projects for a range of international clients.

- The chance to learn from and work with our multidisciplinary team of world-class creatives.

- The opportunity to be part of our vibrant & dynamic atmosphere, working from one of our two stunning studio spaces.

- A dedicated mentor to help you achieve your learning & experience goals.


- To qualify for an internship position at VanBerlo you must either be a registered EU citizen or a non-EU citizen who is currently enrolled at a Dutch University/ HBO.

- This internship role is an experience traineeship, meaning this role is not suitable for students looking to work on their own project, or those seeking to work on a final thesis project.

- Internship is for a minimum period of 4 months, taking place over the spring/summer semester period