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Façade Expert - m/f

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Job description
  • Responsible for façade-technical design and optimization of facade concepts.
  • Collaborating within a multidisciplinary team and working together with architects, clients and building professionals of other disciplines.
  • Participate to design workshops, with architects & engineers, to optimize cladding solutions for the project.
  • Sketch details to develop façade concepts.
  • Value engineering of facade design.
  • Good knowledge of materials and innovations in the façade industry.
  • Produce principal façade drawings, technical specifications and reports for tender documentation.
  • Commenting on façade contractor proposals.
  • Witnessing testing and preparing technical reports.
  • Carrying out factory visits, site inspections and preparing technical reports.
Profile
  • Experience in Façade Industry or relevant facade engineering experience.
  • Specialist in one or more disciplines within the broad field of façade engineering: Façade Design; Building Physics, Structural Engineering, Value Engineering, Cost estimations, Maintenance strategies, Buildability, …
  • Able to act as exponents of today´s Façade Technology.
  • You have a Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Science in Civil and Architectural Engineering, master of architecture, possibly with a relevant postgraduate degree (Master Façade Engineering) - or equivalent experience.
  • This vacancy is open to experienced engineers, who take the challenge to further expand our recently established Façade Engineering cell with their expertise in façade-technical design.
  • Sketching skills are a plus.
  • Experienced knowledge in design software, building physics software tools and/or structural analysis tools for façade design are a plus.
  • Hands-on, independent attitude.
  • Creative thinking.
  • Motivated, enthusiastic and social.
  • Living in Belgium or interested in moving to Belgium.
Posted on
05/05/2020
Reference ID
FAC-EXP
Location(s)
  • Ghent
  • Brussels
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