CPZ Architects, Inc. is a highly successful firm looking for a motivated Licensed Architect with potential partnership track to join a local diverse and growing team. If you are truly interested in establishing a career with long term growth, then CPZ Architects is your destination.
CPZ is a 12-person architectural firm specializing in design, environmental and ecological planning and economic development, we strive to create practical solutions that promote sustainable land use and enhance quality of life. We have many LEED projects in various stages of the Certification. CPZ provides a wide variety of services to governmental and private clients and fun design driven projects like the new Life Guard Stations for the City of Hollywood.
The ideal candidate is an architecture graduate with a high level of competency and strong academic results. Revit experience is required as well as strong graphic ability, design excellence and communication skills.
Our studio is fun, fast-paced and exciting, handling projects that vary widely in type, scope and complexity. We are looking for a person who wants to apply their passion and enthusiasm for architectural design and planning in a collaborative and progressive work environment.
Interested applicants can forward there resume to the following email address. Phone calls and faxed resumes are NOT accepted.
Motivated and dedicated to work as a team. Encouraged to work more than a 40-hour work week. Strong work ethic.
10+ years of experience preferred for partnership track.
Licensure is required however, if licensure is eminent we will be willing to review the Applicant’s qualifications.
Ability to run an office, delegate and distribute work load among the project managers.
Professional, well-spoken personal appearance.
Residence in the Plantation and Fort Lauderdale areas preferred.
Strong Graphic & Design Skills.
Experienced in following Software:
AutoCAD Architectural Desktop
Photoshop is a plus.
About CPZ Architects,Inc.
Meeting our client’s project goals through design solutions that achieve harmony of function, aesthetics, quality, budget and schedule is the guiding principle of CPZ Architects, Inc.
Founded in 2002 by Chris P. Zimmerman, AIA, the firm offers the full range of planning and architectural services, managed with the personal attention of the firm’s founder on every project from start to finish. We are a local CBE firm with a staff of 12 employees. We also have on our staff 1 LEED AP professional. Assisting with our various projects are 4 Project Managers/Architectural Designers and 6 Intern Architects who are all skilled in both CADD and Revit. Our Office Manager does all the administrative duties.
CPZ Architects is located in the City of Plantation in Broward County and we have been in the same location for over 15 years. Our office in Jensen Beach easily services any projects that we have north of Broward County.
RESPONSIVE DESIGN. CPZ Architects’ design approach centers on the philosophy, proven by experience, that even the most basic building can be designed to provide an economical, innovative and award-winning solution. Toward this end, we work in full collaborati...on with our client to achieve the optimum design solution and desired project results. Functionality, image, and quality requirements are balanced with budgetary and schedule parameters.
The results of this approach are seen in the success of the diverse designs of the firm, from public safety complexes to parks and recreational facilities that foster pride in the communities they serve. Our integrated approach considers not only the whole building and its many parts, but also its contribution to the environment in which it sits. We continually strive for design excellence, transforming our clients’ vision into a striking expression of their mission and principles – delivered on time and in budget with value added each step of the way.
EFFECTIVE PROJECT MANAGEMENT. Communication and coordination are key elements in CPZ Architects’ approach to project management. CPZ serves as the project team’s single point of contact for all client communications. The engineering and other professional consultants are chosen for their direct experience and expertise for the specific project.
SUSTAINABLE DESIGN. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (L.E.E.D.) is practiced daily on all our design projects. We have many LEED projects in various stages of the Certification, from Gold and Silver certified to just starting.
BUILDING LASTING RELATIONSHIPS. . Our commitment to client satisfaction has built more than 15 long-term client/CPZ relationships and a reputation for superior, responsive client service. We strive to not only meet, but exceed our clients’ expectations at all levels. Our goal is a project that our clients, their community, and CPZ can be proud of.
As testament to our professionalism, design quality, and dedicated service, we take pride in our record of repeat work for multiple clients – a 75% repeat client rate.