Engineer or Architect for Facade Work

GACE Consulting Engineers DPC


Job Description

Job Description:

We are seeking Structural Engineers or Architects to join our façade team focusing on façade renovations and inspections, historic preservation, LL11/FISP inspections, and roofing/waterproofing. The position involves extensive field work and client contact. The successful applicant is dedicated to client-centered service, a naturally organized person, and works well with others in our highly collaborative environment.

This position's primary activities are performed under the direction of the project team leader and is focused on the implementation of project directives.

Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
  • Willingness to work on roofs and facades utilizing contractor's suspended scaffolding. Certified SPRAT preferred.
  • Perform site visits to observe and document façade deterioration.
  • Assist team in producing working plans, diagrams, and construction documents.
  • Attend project meetings.
  • Review shop drawings and submittals.
  • Observe and document the progress and quality of contractor work based on guidelines set forth by the project team leader and write inspection reports.
Skills and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree (minimum) with a concentration in Architecture, Civil or Structural Engineering, or a related field.
  • Experience with façade repair and restoration. New grads welcome also!
  • Experience working in NYC with knowledge of LL11/FISP and NYC Building Codes is a plus.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD.
  • Willingness to ride suspended scaffolds.
  • Detail-oriented and organized.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to work well with others.

Must be eligible to work in the United States and interview in person in NYC. Salary commensurate with experience. Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to personnel@gace.net.

Benefits:

GACE Consulting Engineers is a well-established structural engineering firm in mid-town Manhattan and offers a great working environment along with a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • medical, dental, vision insurance
  • combined PTO pool for vacation and sick time
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • pre-tax transit benefits
  • 401(k) plan with generous match
  • short- and long-term disability insurance
  • life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • tuition reimbursement
  • summer hours and flexible working hours
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