Structural: Building Envelope Specialist

Lakewood, Colorado

Martin/Martin is interested in hiring an experienced Architect or Engineer to join our Existing Building Services Group in our Lakewood, Colorado office. The successful candidate will primarily work with our Building Envelope team, having a wide array of responsibilities including; evaluating wall/roof performance, skin design, thermal analysis and forensic evaluations. Working with the building envelope team, the candidate will develop a high level of knowledge for current wall systems and will work to develop improved solutions to problems in the rapidly changing building envelope field. The selected candidate can anticipate up to twenty hours per week on project sites performing observations, documenting construction, and performing testing. The position involves direct communication with owners, property managers and contractors along with marketing and business development activities.

The successful candidate will join a collaborative team of engineers, architects and technicians working to design and develop unique building enclosure solutions to address water infiltration related issues on existing buildings and to design new systems that meet the current building code requirements. Typical projects will result in a variety of day-to-day tasks, including on-site investigations, report writing, analysis, design, testing, and Construction Administration. Project types will range from small residential to large commercial or institutional buildings. Our projects are predominately in the Rocky Mountain Region, but with opportunities to work throughout the United States and North America.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Structural, or Civil Engineering
  • Two years of progressive Architectural or Structural engineering experience
  • Strong knowledge of building and design codes
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently for extended periods of time
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to continued personal growth and development in all aspects of their work including involvement in industry organizations, developing technical proficiency and business development
  • Ability to compose reports, evaluate data and effectively communicate with clients
  • Committed to client-service and a team-based approach

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Architecture, Structural, or Civil Engineering
  • Three to six years of Architectural or Structural design experience preferred
  • Registered Professional Engineer or Architect in the State of Colorado or in another state with like experience requirements
  • Experience in exterior enclosure analysis using WUFI and Therm
  • Demonstrated ability to design, detail, coordinate, and model projects
  • Revit literate in producing plan work, details, notes, and general editing
  • Capable of working from scaffolding and lifts at elevated heights
  • Knowledge of construction standards and practices.

Salary Range: $75,000 – $85,000 Actual compensation may vary from posted hiring range based upon compensable factors including: experience, education, and skill level.



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