Facade Designer - NYC
My client works at the intersection of architecture, engineering, and manufacturing. They develop tailored solutions for unique, complex building envelopes, paying close attention to issues of performance, aesthetics, schedule, and cost.
Their highly experienced team builds each façade in house, then delivers it to the building site for installation. By relying on in-house machining and vertical supply-chain integration, they consistently deliver exceptional results on time and within budget.
They are proud to have partnered with some of the world's leading architects and developers to deliver a number of highly regarded buildings in the northeastern United States.
My client is now seeking qualified Façade Design Managers to prepare design drawings, shop drawings, and 3D renderings for some of New York's top building envelope and rebuild projects.
Provide accurate and detailed façade design, shop drawing, and fabrication drawings for high-profile projects.
Review and understand project specifications.
Review and interpret construction documents.
Produce material takeoffs and bill of materials.
Review all construction drawings for scope, cost, and schedule impacts.
Work with engineers throughout design development and confirm final design meets all structural requirements.
Ideal candidates exhibit the following attributes and background:
Bachelors or Master's degree from accredited institution with a focus in architecture & construction design.
Minimum of 2 years' experience in the curtainwall/façade design industry.
Minimum of 5 years' experience in a design role (architectural).
Efficient in AutoCAD, Revit, SOLIDWORKS, and/or other 3D modeling software.
Ability to work successfully in a collaborative, team-oriented environment.
Strong architectural & mechanical system design aptitude and knowledge.
Understanding of basic building construction methods.