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 Corporation currently has an exciting Architect opening in our Columbus, OH office.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform architectural and design assignments requiring a solid understanding of the principles of architectural design and the exercise of professional judgment.
Perform work with little guidance and operate in areas where precedents are not clearly established.
Work on a wide variety of project types, scales and complexity.
Collaborate with other design disciplines.
Work on concurrent Projects.
Develop specific construction details to resolve design conflicts.
Review contractor's shop drawings and technical submittals.
Prepare construction cost estimates, both in a broad and details scope.
Assist in the development of contract specifications and research the application of new procedures and / or products.
Develop concepts and approaches to the solution of complex architectural problems.
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.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Must have a Bachelors or Masters of Architecture degree meeting requirements towards becoming a registered Architect, (NAAB)
Strong Revit® BIM skills with some real-world experience.
Proficient in AutoCAD® and Microsoft Office® Suite.
Strong oral and written presentation skills.
Experience working with internal design teams preferred
Ability to visit and safely traverse construction and project sites and complying with all applicable safety codes and requirements.
Sign-On Bonus available to the right candidate!
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.