Building Envelope Field Engineer

Employer
Horizon Engineering Associates, LLP
Location
New York, NY
Posted
Jun 27, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

The job will consist of providing Building Envelope Commissioning Services to a wide variety of clients on a variety of project types. These tasks will typically include, in conjunction with the senior staff, the following:

o Perform design reviews

o Perform submittal and shop drawing reviews

o Perform periodic site inspections

o Witness testing of exterior envelope systems, both in the field and in laboratory settings

o Generate site reports and maintain logs of ongoing project issues

o Provide client support as it relates to the envelope systems.

The applicant should have the following qualifications and attributes:

o General understanding of the fundamentals and detailing of various faade types

o Genuine interest in following a project through from design through post occupancy

o Strong interest in being in the field, witnessing envelope systems being installed and tested.

o Strong writing skills, experience in past site report writing is a plus.

o Able to adapt quickly and work well with others, especially under tight deadlines.

o Willingness to travel

o Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

o Comfort with conveying ideas quickly through note writing and sketching.

o Working knowledge of Revit is a plus

At a minimum the candidate should have a 5 year bachelor's degree in architecture or master's degree, and have 2 years of experience working in an architectural firm with 1 year experience doing Construction Administration.

Company Description
Only a higher standard can get building systems right. Specializing in Building Commissioning, Consulting, and IAQ, HEA achieves a higher standard. We are one of the nation's premier building commissioning providers, having served as commissioning authority for more than 90 million square feet and $20 billion in construction cost. With offices across the country, we have one of the largest and most respected staffs of Certified Commissioning Professionals and LEED Accredited professionals in the nation.

We recognized the potential of Building Commissioning to raise industry standards from its beginnings and contributed to its development. As a pioneer, HEA commissioned the nation's first green residential high-rise building, which is also a model of sustainable design and construction principles. We continue to actively participate in the future of Commissioning and Sustainable Design through the high standards of our own practice, and through leadership in industry organizations such as the U.S. Green Building Council and the Building Commissioning Association.

www.horizon-engineering.com


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