PRIME AE Group (www.primeeng.com), a multi-discipline A/E firm with a combined (16) office locations/over 400 employees within the New England, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest and Florida Regions, has a unique, and exciting, opportunity with our Roof and Envelope practice for the (north) Columbus, OH office that combines outdoors work (roof assessments) with office/drafting/design duties.
Specializing in the Building Envelope is an exploding segment of this industry with great growth potential!!
Primary work areas will include: onsite assessment of roofs and envelopes (outdoors), report preparation as well as design and quality control of roof and envelope projects, including observations of onsite construction activities.
Work will be mostly in the Midwest/Northeast but may include work anywhere in the country. May include work on Department of Defense Bases.
The onsite trips are typically short – 1-3 days onsite – and planned well in advance.
Required Skills and Experience
The role will require you to develop drawings and understand construction detailing/components.
We can develop an individual on the specifics of roof/wall/envelope systems – we provide training!!
Qualified candidates will be responsible to generate professional, detailed field reports for observed activities including photos and overview drawings of the work area.
Reports must be well written and be subject to scrutiny from other industry professionals.
Ability to create detailed designs that represent either what was observed in the building envelope assessment or proposed remedies to building envelope issues.
AutoCAD is required… Revit is a strong plus.
Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license, demonstrate a “can-do” attitude, and be a team player with the physical stamina necessary to safely handle ladders accessing several structures per day.
Desire to be trained and pass certifications to become a registered Roof Observer (RRO) and then possibly a Registered Roof Consultant (RRC) or someone seeking, or currently in possession of, Registered Exterior Wall Consultant (REWC)
Technical knowledge of roof/wall/envelope systems is a plus but not required
Related Tasks include:
Designing roof/envelope-related details and drawings using AutoCAD and Revit software
Construction administration services
Assisting with envelope assessments and water infiltration investigations
Previewing pay applications and close out documents
Travelling to multiple job sites.
About PRIME AE Group
Connecting. Creating. Conserving. Community. These are the words we live by.
PRIME is a multi-discipline engineering and architecture firm that connects with clients to find solutions for their complex challenges, while making the most of client resources.
Our professionals have decades of experience in working with the toughest of issues. They creatively design, develop, implement, and maintain the infrastructure, facilities, and amenities needed to create world-class communities, while conserving our shared natural resources with sustainable design practices.
We incorporate these ideals into our projects: to serve our local communities, and to make them better places to live, work, and thrive.