Building Envelope Consultant

Project Manager

Job Title: Building Envelope Consultant – Project Manager


The Building Envelope Project Manager role includes review/production of design and construction documents, implementation of QA/QC during construction through review of submittals, RFIs, and review/inspection/testing of ongoing work in the field. It may also include assisting with investigation and analysis of existing buildings and site testing.  The Project Manager is responsible for coordination/collaboration with both internal and external team members including Consultants, A/E professionals, Owners, and Contractors for successful completion of all services pertaining to the project(s) assigned.

Job description and responsibilities:

  • Managing projects and teams, from inception to completion, in a variety of enclosure-related projects – in both new and existing construction
  • Critical evaluation of building envelope performance.
  • Design and construction of building enclosures (especially glazing systems; cladding assemblies; roofing; and waterproofing systems)
  • Providing design-assist services related to enclosure systems including comment on the appropriate use and selection of materials and details
  • Conduct investigations and repair of existing failing building enclosure systems
  • Developing building enclosure details and specifications
  • Completing pre-construction submittal reviews or RFI responses
  • Inspect work in progress related to the exterior building envelope. Inspections will require climbing and operation of access equipment (i.e. swing stages) on high rise structures.
  • Organizing field data to facilitate analysis and problem solving.
  • Management of client services, communicating progress, reporting, technical discussion of findings, recommendations, and project close-out.
  • Scheduling and implementation of project needs.
  • Attending project meetings, including leading meetings.
  • Business development


  • Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in building enclosure consulting with sound knowledge of building materials, field investigation methods, and scientific principles as they relate to building enclosure performance 
  • BS in Civil/Structural/Architectural Engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited university (Professional License in Engineering/Architecture or recognized industry credentials such as RRO, RRC, RWC, etc., are a plus).
  • Written and spoken English proficiency.
  • Proficient in writing and editing of project specifications and technical reports.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work in the field and to travel outside local area as workload and projects require
  • Work collaboratively on multiple solutions for clients and objectively summarize the benefits and shortfalls of each.
  • Proficient in the use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other Office suite software