Careers

Building Envelope Consultant (USA)

What we are looking for:

BC Building Science is looking for a Building Envelope Consultant to join our successful team as a contractor based in Seattle or Los Angeles.  The main role involves enhanced building envelope field review services for new construction and renovation construction.

What we expect from you:

  • Diploma or degree in building science preferred.
  • Minimum five-years building envelope experience with local construction methods and materials.
  • Skilled in technical writing and have excellent communication skills – written and oral.
  • IRATA / SPRAT rope access certification or willingness to complete an IRATA / SPRAT rope access training course; and
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Leadership skills.
  • Creative thinker with high attention to detail.

 

What you are going to do:

  • Review building envelope aspects of the construction of wood-framed and concrete structures from single family homes, to high-rise residential towers, to commercial and institutional buildings.
  • Enhanced field review / quality assurance audits and technical report writing.
  • Collaborate with the energy and commissioning services team.
  • Maintain communication and correspondence with related parties including Developers, Contractors, and Architects.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

 

Why work with us:

BC Building Science is a professional engineering firm, specializing in building envelope and energy efficient design for the residential and commercial construction industry in British Columbia, Washington, and California.  We have had continued sustainable growth over the last 25 years, through delivering high-quality and creative engineering solutions to an outstanding group of successful clients.

 

What to expect from us:

  • A supportive, collaborative work environment.
  • Camaraderie – we value our amazing team.
  • Working with a qualified team of professionals.
  • Exposure to a wide-range of projects in both new and renovation construction – single-family homes to both low-rise and high-rise apartment buildings.
  • Fun events and activities – we like to have fun together.
  • Support with your continued professional development.
  • Competitive salary – depending on experience and qualifications. Salary increases are based on knowledge, motivation, and performance.
  • Benefits program including extended health benefits, profit sharing, and RRSP package, and future opportunities in the Employee Share Ownership Plan.

 

Challenge / Bonus Question:

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Salary: From $60k + annual, depending on education and experience.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on Indeed.

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Building Envelope Consultant (USA)

Date posted — February 1, 2024

BC Building Science is looking for a Building Envelope Consultant to join our successful team as a contractor based in Seattle or Los Angeles.