What is the opportunity?
ENTUITIVE is seeking to supplement its existing Building Envelope teams in Western Canada with self-motivated individuals, with leadership skills and a desire to work in a collaborative team environment. Entuitive is currently seeking resumes from Building Envelope Specialists at all experience levels that are interested in working in Vancouver, Edmonton, or Calgary.
Entuitive’s current projects span the repair and restoration of existing buildings and the design and construction of new buildings. Our project portfolio is diverse and exciting - from commercial and residential skyscrapers to hospitals to opera houses to transit infrastructure - across the United States, Canada and internationally. We are passionate about our work and strive to provide our clients with the utmost in service when it comes to quality and timeliness of our product.
What will you do?
Work closely with Entuitive’s existing Building Envelope leadership team in supporting Entuitive’s presence in the marketplace.
Execution of projects within the realm of building envelope consulting such as design and performance of building envelope systems for new buildings, and existing building repair/restoration/renewal, condition, and forensic assessment.
Provide technical expertise and guidance for small to large scale projects through effective project management, coordination, and participation in project delivery.
Manage or assist in the effective coordination of project budgets through cost control methods, scheduling, and resourcing to meet project deliverables.
Demonstrate a willingness to learn and be mentored, as well as to share knowledge with other members of the building envelope team.
Actively leverage existing client relationships, and develop new client relationships, to grow the building envelope project portfolio.
Act as a subject matter expert in building envelope solutions including technologies, methods, and practices by keeping abreast of trends and market shifts.
Establish and maintain good working relationships and collaborative arrangements within the Architectural/Engineering/Construction community and other organizations to help achieve the goals of Entuitive.
Other duties as assigned.
What do you need to succeed?
Demonstrated experience in consulting or technical design of building envelopes.
Bachelor’s degree in building science, engineering, or architecture; or equivalent training.
Must have strong technical skills and experience in building envelopes including knowledge of codes and standards, specifications, testing, and façade engineering principles.
Must have a working knowledge and ability to use programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel and Bluebeam (or another PDF mark-up tool).
Experience in the following programs is required: Therm 6.3, Windows, Rhinoceros, AutoCAD
Experience in the following programs is valuable: WUFI, HAM, Mepla, Revit, SketchUp, Ladybug & Honeybee, RFEM
Experience with building envelope commissioning work is considered an asset
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written with the ability to manage complex situations with multiple stakeholders.
Strong project management skills with ability to manage scope, schedule, and budget.
Must be willing to work at heights, including climbing ladders and working on swing stage.
Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
Access to a passport and desire to travel for work is an asset.
Entuitive is a consulting engineering practice with a vision of bringing together engineering and intuition to enhance building performance. Founded in 2011 and backed by decades of experience, we’re taking design performance to new heights through our collaboration with clients in North America and internationally including architects, developers, building owners and managers and construction professionals.
Our practice encompasses structural, building envelope, restoration, and special projects consulting. We earn our reputation by applying our ingenuity and use of leading-edge technology, including BIM, in a wide variety of sectors, including commercial, sports and recreation, institutional, cultural, residential, retail, healthcare, transportation and hospitality.
Our core purpose is to realize our potential for the fulfillment of our people, our clients, and our communities. We strive to build a better world by being creative, collaborative, and advanced. We are Entuitive.
Entuitive is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and clients feel valued, respected, and supported.