Our values of integrity, discretion and commitment are the foundation of our business.
In July of 1989, Ms. Carol A. Metzner, founded The Metzner Group, LLC. There existed a need for a recruiting specialist who understood the specific and unique culture of multidisciplinary Architecture, Engineering and Planning firms.
Prior to the formation of The Metzner Group, Ms. Metzner was employed by an ENR top 500 firm. In her role as Manager of Employment, the company grew from 750 employees to 1200 employees over 18 offices nationwide. She played a critical role in the identification and recruitment of senior talent to help in their expansion.
Ms. Metzner has been successful in closing placements under unique and unusual circumstances. Her professional expertise includes efficient management of high volume, contingency consulting contracts, multi-search annual retainers and high profile positions at the senior executive level. She has the ability to understand corporate culture, structure, and management style; a critical attribute when assessing her client’s needs.
Her professional style has lent itself to developing long-term relationships with both clients and candidates. The personalized service for which she has become known throughout the A/E/P industry has resulted in the development of multi-search accounts. Her clients return for the capable and confidential services she provides. Based upon her reputation, Ms. Metzner has served as an industry expert for numerous publications and industry associations.
"Nobody knows the civil engineering market better and nobody produces a more satisfactory result."
"Carol has been a tremendous pleasure to work with and made the entire transition a far less stressful situation than it might have otherwise been"
"Carol is tenacious and she is excellent when it comes to follow through and communication."
"She is a straight shooter and a tireless advocate, so she is always a good person to have working on your side of the fence."
"She has a true passion for the industry and the people."
"Her hands on approach and ability to ask the tough questions separates her services from others we have used."
"Nobody knows the civil engineering marketplace better and nobody produces a more satisfactory result."
"Carol brings integrity and competence to an industry that is more often based on hype and hope."
"She is very responsive and does a good job at finding the hard to find candidates."
"I can recommend her to both candidates and companies who desire to work with a professional recruiter that will deliver quality service."
"She is respectful of clients and candidates and makes the hiring process a pleasant experience."
"Carol is a truly out stand in her field, a born leader in her occupation, a credit to her firm or for any company requiring excellence first."
"The execution of the process was highly professional and reflective of Carol’s integrity."
"Sensitive to the client requirements while creating a communication channel to the candidate that is open and honest."
"In the competitive recruiting market Carol is a standout and I look forward to working with her again."