Project Engineer - Building Envelope

Engineering Consulting Services, Ltd. Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 3 days ago

What You'll Do

As a Facilities Project Engineer, you have no problem successfully navigating competing priorities. Your technical expertise is something you take pride in, and you know how to exceed your clients' expectations. Most of your career has been focused on management of construction materials testing and geotechnical consulting; and you have a passion for the industry. Your great communication skills help you interact with your team and clients with ease. You also have a "can do" attitude and are ready to take on any project thrown your way - and that's why you'll have all the opportunity for career growth within our company you'll want. For highlights of others who have taken their amazing skills and grown their careers with ECS, click here.

You will be part of a dynamic, growing and energized team and your role is key to the success of ECS. While your job duties may fluctuate day to day, here are some areas we expect to see you proficient in:

  • Building envelope and facilities consulting

  • Performing pre-construction, during-construction, and post-construction property condition assessments

  • Specialized testing, forensic investigations, and other facilities-related services

  • Designing of repairs to existing building envelope components including: roofs, curtain walls, masonry, EIFS, fireproofing and fire stopping, and pre-cast concrete

  • Report and proposal preparation and review

  • Budgeting daily and ongoing activities, as well as invoicing

  • Managing building envelope projects along with building engineering concepts

  • Marketing and development of a client database

  • Interacting effectively with and mentoring other staff members

What We're Looking For

  • BA or BS in Engineering, Architecture, Building Science, or related degree

  • 3-5 years of related experience

  • Professional Engineer (PE) or Registered Architect (RA) license required

Who We Are

Founded in 1988, Engineering Consulting Services (ECS) is a leader in geotechnical, construction materials, environmental, and facilities engineering. ECS is currently ranked 72 in Engineering News-Record's Top 500 Design Firms (ENR, 2019) and is honored as ENR Mid-Atlantic's Design Firm of the Year (2018). To learn more about us, click here.

We love our employees and we show this through providing some great benefits. Click here to see how we show our passion for our people.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.


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