Review design documents, shop drawings, and trade submittals prepared by third parties for conformance with good building practice with respect to water intrusion, air leakage, vapor diffusion, thermal performance and differential movement.
Undertake field review of both new construction and rehabilitation projects to confirm that the construction of the building envelope assemblies is proceeding in accordance with approved mock-
ups and design documents
Prepare site visit reports and use this database to generate Action Lists of outstanding deficiencies and track their resolution
Undertake field testing of selected elements of building envelope assemblies to confirm compliance with specified performance standards (primarily water infiltration and air leakage) and prepare reports outlining results of these tests
Interface with architects, general contractors and sub-trades
Assist in Building Envelope design and construction document development
Preform forensic analysis of building envelope failures
Conduct presentations to competing interests including working with legal professional, contractors and consultants
Assist in field work associated with assessment of existing buildings and the preparation of building envelope assessment reports
Minimum 10 years of experience in assessing, detailing, testing and or construction building envelope systems
Strong understanding of advanced flashing, waterproofing, roofing, cladding, rain screens, air barriers and other related systems
Degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Science, with a background in Building Science. PE. or Arch. state license is an plus
Excellent computer skills with Microsoft Office
Knowledge of Bluebeam, CAD and / or Revit, and BIM 360 is a plus
Project Management skills necessary for concurrent multiple projects
Practical knowledge of energy code, rain screen principles, air barriers and thermal performance.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment with a strong customer service commitment.
Position requires travel
Job Type : Regular
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