Structural Facade Engineer

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    New York, USA

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  • Salary:

    US$75000.00 - US$90000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Daniel Crockett

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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1st Step Resourcing are working with an established facade contractor who are seeking forward-thinking Structural Façade Engineers to the join the company in their New York offices, with senior level experience. The organization consists of ethically sound professionals who are creative, self-motivated, and knowledgeable in the industry.

Candidates should have a background inclusive of an exemplary track record in design, analysis, structural calculations and detailing of façade systems, coupled with experience in the project managerial process (from design assistance to façade installation).

Ideal candidates should possess the following background and attributes:

- Oversee complex building envelope projects whilst providing leadership and expertise to internal engineering teams - managing project deliverables, establishing project groups, objectives and schedules

- Proven ability of working successfully within a collaborative team environment

- Strong mechanical knowledge and expertise

- Curtainwall / glazing /facade systems experience

- Experience with aluminum design

- Supervision and mentoring of other project professionals in various office locations

- Experience in start-to-finish phases of design, from conceptual design through to construction documents

- Leading, developing and further advancing the company's engineering group

- Directing multiple projects across the group whilst being responsible for engineering calculations

Requirements and Education:

- Bachelors or Masters degree coming from ABET accredited institution, ideally with a focus in structural analysis/design

- NY State Licensed Professional Engineer (PE)

- Knowledge of design codes and standards, specifically within the Boston and New York markets

- Prior experience in the construction industry

- Senior-level candidates: minimum 5+ years' façade design and construction experience

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- Software proficiency: RISA 3D, STAAD.PRO, AUTOCAD, Revit, Rhino and MathCAD