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Senior Facades Engineer - London Perm

  • Location: London
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Senior Engineer
  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Plus Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SFE2_1500977342
Job description

An opportunity has now arisen for a Senior Facades Engineer to work for a tier 1 major projects contractor based out of one of their offices in Scotland.

My client currently has a portfolio of works in that area in excess of £500million in value, across various sectors including commercial offices, residential, aviation and retail.

The Senior Facades Engineer will report into the Facade Project Leader who is ultimately responsible for the portfolio of works.

The candidate would have to have at least 3 to 5 years facade experience and ideally come from a consultancy background, or someone currently doing the same job within a main contractor.

Duties and responsibilities include:

Encompassing roles and skills delivery during all stages of a project, from first engagement with client at feasibility/concept stages, including detailed design, confirmation, procurement routing, tender, implementation, verification and final client handover

Comprehensive understanding of the integration processes essential to building & facade system procurement

Managing client relationships and expertise and appreciative of complex project stakeholder interaction and drivers

Monitoring consultant project teams, programs and finances

Concept & design development and unique system procurement

Integration of complex construction material, facade systems and performances needs and design constraints within design, fabrication and installation process

Analysis, reviews, reports & presentation

Interfacing with client, project stakeholders, consultants and construction teams, with specialist facade providers and their production processes

Strong understanding of concept design, detailed design, tender documentation, procurement, tender, value engineering exercises, post award design coordination, fabrication, system testing/verification, system installation, in-house and project Q&A systems

Analysis, report and design sketch book preparation

Ideally skilled in designing both stick and unitised facade systems, rain screen cladding, point supported and cable net glass, stonework cladding's and PC & off-form PC, exposed structural steels, remoulding and facade refreshing works


For the right candidate my client would look to pay £60k to £70k plus package.

If you are looking to progress your career with a main contractor and have more of a hands on approach to project life cycles, look no further.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please call me on 0203 800 0052 or