DLZ’s architectural staff is dedicated to creating responsive, memorable architecture. Exceptional design is the result of strong leadership and teamwork. DLZ’s design process includes the use of the latest design software, including REVIT Architecture, and a focus on sustainable design principles. At DLZ, we are energized by developing design solutions that actively promote renewable energy and we seek opportunities to restore our environment and to create a new model of sustainable community development.
DLZ Corporation is an award-winning, full-service organization, which has provided complete project management, surveying, construction administration, engineering and architectural design services for nearly 100 years. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest. In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one of (ENR)'s Top 150 U.S. Design Firms, a Top 100 Pure Design Firm, Top 50 Program Management Firm, Top 100 Construction Management for Fee Firm; and a Top 50 Trenchless Design Technology Firm. DLZ has also been recognized by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top "Go-To" Design Firm for road and highway, storm water, and mass transit design.
DLZ currently has an opening for an Architect / Architectural Project Manager in our South Bend, IN office.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform architectural and design assignments of a complex nature, applying innovative architectural design concepts and advanced professional knowledge.
Takes a lead role in design of projects where complex, multi-faceted, and coordinated architectural work is required.
Manage a wide variety of project type, scale and complexities
Establish design direction, develop technical drawings and specifications, and direct overall project schedule and budget.
Coordinate all client contact and maintain working relationship at all levels throughout the project.
Serve as single point of contact for the owner and design team
Responsible for quality control over the complete project.
Assist in business development.
Meet cost and time schedules while producing quality results.
Perform all work in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with the Health and Safety Plan.
Possess aptitude to act as a positive representative of the company and its core values.
Bachelor or Masters of Architecture Degree
Registered Architect in the state of Indiana or the ability to obtain license within one year
10 – 15 years’ relevant work experience
Judicial, Municipal, Educational, and/or Federal Project experience preferred!
Strong Revit skills required
Strong written and oral presentation skills
Experience in a variety of project types, scale and complexity; following project from conception through completion.
Experience working on concurrent projects, collaborating with multiple design disciplines, and technical production project experience.
At DLZ we offer an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and 401(k) with an Employee Stock Ownership Program. We also offer an innovative wellness program including gym reimbursement!
DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.
DLZ Corporation is an award-winning, full-service organization, which has provided complete project management, surveying, construction administration, engineering and architectural design services for more than 90 years. Recently, DLZ was ranked as one of Engineering News-Record's Top 125 U.S. Design Firms, a Top 100 Pure Design Firm and a Top 50 Program Management Firm. DLZ has also been recogni...zed by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top "Go-To" Design Firm for road and highway design.
Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.