Managing projects and teams, from inception to completion, in a variety of enclosure-related projects in both new and existing construction
Evaluating building performance through computer simulations and modeling energy consumption.
Perform hygrothermal modeling and other cals using WUFI and HAM
Prepare building envelope design reports, recommending material/assemblies for new and remedial construction
Prepare CAD drawings and specifications on various projects
Assist in business development, including drafting new scope
Oversee construction phase services; field observation/inspection, documentation and response to non-compliant work
Conducting the investigation and repair of existing failing building enclosure systems
Providing enclosure design recommendations that minimize failures and increase human comfort, durability, and energy, and energy efficiency for new buildings or renovations
Completing on-site failure investigations, conditions assessments, and litigation support to evaluate problematic conditions such as water intrusion, air leakage, unknown moisture mitigation, systems failures; including survey and documentation of distress, field testing, sampling, photographing, and sketching
Providing design-assist services related to enclosure systems and completing construction period services
Applying knowledge in resolving complex building enclosure issues, including evaluating existing design
Completing pre-construction design reviews
Preparing investigation reports, repair sketches, bid document, addenda, change orders, and other work product
Conducting on-site observations of work in progress and preparing site visit reports using various reporting formats
Managing all aspects of client services including listening to client needs, communicating progress, technical discussion of findings, recommendations, and project close-out
Advanced knowledge of building materials, field investigation methods, and scientific principles as they relate to building enclosure performance
Confident project management skills, history of mentoring staff, and excels in construction field services
Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and REVIT to evaluate drawings (plans and elevations), details, and facilitate the exchange of models with architect clients
Skilled in use of building science modeling software, such as WUFI, THERM, HEAT3 or energy modeling software is a benefit
Bachelor and/or Master's Degree in Architecture, Civil or Structural Engineering, Building or Architectural Science, or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university.
Registered Professional Architect/Engineer in state with related professional certifications
5 or more years of building enclosure experience
Experience managing staff and projects
Proficiency with Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suites (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) Microsoft Office software
Excellent communication skills; presentations to Clients, Planning Boards and Various Committees
Exceptional organizational skills including prioritizing, multi-tasking, and managing projects.
Ability to work in a courteous and professional manner with individuals and teams with diverse economic, social, educational and cultural backgrounds.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Additional Salary Information: We offer competitive compensation package including a market competitive salary, health insurance stipend, paid time off, paid holidays, retirement benefits.
About Architectural Firm
DDG is a dynamic and technology-forward architecture firm that’s truly committed to meeting and exceeding the client’s needs and expectations. With over 40 years of combined and diversified experience, we take pride in being good stewards of client’s dollars by utilizing efficient design practices as well as possessing a thorough understanding of construction practices in the building and management industries. We believe no job is too small and strive to be there with you from project conception, to construction, to completion. Our ultimate goal is to create, design, inspire and lead in our communities as well as in the profession and business of designing the world.