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Facades Engineer

  • Location: London
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Design Engineer
  • Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 899979_1502464506
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

An opportunity has now arisen for a Facades Engineer to work for a major projects main contractor.

My client are the biggest player's in the construction industry that conduct projects ranging from as little £25million, right up to £450million in value.

You will be required to provide facade engineering solutions under the guidance of the Head of Facades, who will train you further and turn you into a well rounded 360 degree envelope candidate.

Other duties will include:

Interpreting standards and specifications
Reviewing structural calculations
Reviewing and performing thermal and condensation calculations
Coordinating with co-contractors and sub-contractor
Conducting site surveys for preconstruction and AsBuilt
Sourcing and evaluation materials, systems and products relating to facades
Sketching concept drawings and drafting design proposals to achieve spec requirements and Architect's intent
Developing new systems and working with subcontractors to enhance material performances
Attending design meetings with Architects and project team for design development and progress meeting's
Scoping packages for sub-contractors and reviewing subcontractor compliance to spec requirements
Scheduling material for production, manufacturing and assembly
The ideal candidate would be someone working for a front end design consultancy, with 1 to 3 years experience. They would also consider someone from a specialist sub-contracting curtain wall company and or a specialist facade manufacturer with the same 1 to 3 year knowledge.

If you are looking for an opportunity to work on the other side of the fence with a leading major projects contractor, then look no further.

The ideal candidate would be someone from a consultancy specialising in facades and or a major projects contractor currently doing the job.