Design & Construction Internship

Upperclassman Internship  

Department: Design, Construction, and Facilities

Store Location: Corporate Office

Founded in Italy in 2007, Eataly is the world’s largest artisanal Italian food and beverage marketplace. At Eataly, you can Eat a meal at restaurants or quick-service counters, Shop for the ingredients, and Learn through classes and tastings. Eat Better, Live Better! Eataly is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Internship Overview

Eataly Corporate is seeking a Construction & Design Intern for Summer 2019. This internship is a unique opportunity for current students to have a hands-on, professional experience with a fun and dynamic team. Get a taste of what life is like as an Eatalian!

The intern will gain exposure to all facets of Eataly’s Construction & Design function, but will primarily focus on Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment (FF&E). Under the direct supervision of the Design Project Manager the intern will:

  • Learn all the facets that make the Design & Construction team operate
  • Understand the process of specifying FF&E, finishes and placing orders
  • Learn and understand Eataly’s FF&E standards, needs, requirements and past vendor relationships
  • Work within a simple user interface online database
  • Build out Eataly’s online database for FF&E
  • Source FF&E for future projects, including new vendors
  • Assist in specifying, sourcing and following up with FF&E orders for various projects
  • Demonstrate project management skills (priority on schedule and budget)
  • Performs other duties as required or assigned

This internship runs from June to August. The intern will be scheduled 40 hours per week, Mon – Fri from 9 am – 5 pm. Internships at Eataly are paid an hourly rate. Housing and transportation costs are the responsibility of the intern.

Additional Perks

  • Opportunity to learn about food, beverage, and Italian culture through staff classes at Eataly
  • Discount at Eataly marketplace and restaurants
  • “caffè e chiacchiere”: one-on-one coffee chats with leadership


  • Actively pursuing an undergraduate degree in Interior Design and/or Architecture
  • Rising junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Experience working directly for restaurants or retailers
  • Experience visiting job-sites and assisting with decor and furniture installation
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe InDesign, SketchUp or Revit, Adobe Photoshop
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US

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