Building Enclosure Architect / EIT

Heintges Consulting Architects & Engineers P.C.
Location: New York, NY, USA
Added on: 10 Jul 2023, Job offer expires on: 30 Nov 2023

Do you have 2+ years of experience in the design and construction of building envelopes? Are you looking to grow into a Project Manager role on exciting innovative projects? We are looking for a motivated individual who is interested in broadening their involvement within the full range of envelope consulting services including roofing & waterproofing on impactful projects, both new construction and renovation.


  • Work closely with senior staff in the development, detailing, and analysis of a variety of facade and waterproofing systems
  • Interface directly with the client, external design team, consultants, and construction teams during all project phases.
  • Analyze envelope performance through modeling.
  • Write Specifications.
  • Review contractor proposal and shop drawings.
  • Witness laboratory performance testing.
  • Perform and report on project site observations and field testing.
  • Expand firm’s shared knowledge through internal Research & Development.
  • Develop office technical resources, such as commonly used details and performance memos.
  • Regular domestic and/or international travel for factory inspections and testing.
  • Training will be provided as needed to supplement previous expertise to achieve full expertise, concept through construction, and advancement.


  • 2-4 years of relevant work experience in a professional architecture or engineering firm, or as an application engineer / system designer for a facade contractor.
  • Knowledge of facade design over a range of system types.
  • Experience in roofing and waterproofing including design and construction of various systems and assemblies.
  • Familiarity with ASTM standards, NRCA details, drainage strategies, and leak mitigation strategies is also preferred.
  • Experience in historic preservation or restoration.
  • Experience with design and inspection of masonry.
  • Excellent communication, drawing, writing, and interpersonal skills.
  • Design and detail oriented, patient, and flexible.
  • Confident communicating through both hand sketches and digital modeling.
  • Interest in working in the field, observing project installation on construction sites.
  • Flexibility to travel domestically and internationally.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Revit, and 3D visualization software.
  • Professional degree in Architecture or Engineering.
  • Authorization to work in U.S. is required.
  • COVID-19 vaccination and booster(s) are required.

Starting salary range: $68,000 – 80,000

At Heintges we are focused on cultivating a supportive office environment of positivity, respect, professionalism, free sharing of information, and good work-life balance. We offer a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision insurance, PTO, 401K, profit-sharing, reimbursement for licensing, continuing education, cell phone, and more.


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