Facade Engineer

35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum
19 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Facade Engineer - Wolverhampton - Up to GBP45,000 + Benefits
An exciting structural consultancy based in Wolverhampton are currently searching for an enthusiastic and proactive Facade Engineer to join their well-established team.

The Role

The successful individual will be involved in the early stages of facade projects to offer value engineering solutions that will improve quality and reduce risk, whilst advising on issues such as construction methods, materials, forms of construction, durability and life expectancy. On the back of this, your primary duty will be to produce detailed fa??ade performance specifications, making reference to British Standards, Euro Norms and relevant Codes of Practices. Your other duties will include, but won't be limited to:

Producing concept designs and supporting calculations
Carrying out technical audits of facade subcontractor tenders and detail drawings
Witnessing laboratory testing of mock ups to ensure compliance with the facade specification
Carrying out quality audits of facade subcontractor manufacturing facilities to ensure materials are being produced to the relevant quality standard
Attending sites to monitor and advise on the work of the facade subcontractors
Witnessing onsite testing to ensure that the installed facade complies with the performance specification
Carrying out final reviews
Undertaking condition surveys of existing buildings
About You

The ideal candidate will have extensive technical knowledge of the curtain wall and cladding industry, an appreciation of the technologies, techniques and varied materials employed in facade engineering. As the Facade Engineer you will have creativity, an eye for detail and a pragmatic approach to problem solving, as well as an understanding of the key technical performance characteristics and modes of assembly of various facade systems.

You will have the ability to converse with clients at a high level, with the ability to produce written technical reports to the highest standard and work collaboratively with other members of the team to provide innovative solutions for high quality developments.


In addition to a competitive salary of up to GBP45,000, as the Facade Engineer you will be involved in the early stages of a project through to completion, enabling you to influence the decision-making process and take project ownership. You will have the opportunity to work on some of the most unique construction projects enabling you to demonstrate a full range of skills. You will receive a generous benefits package including relocation bonus, subsidised private healthcare and onsite gym to name but a few.

If this role sounds like a good fit for you, please apply now. If you'd like some further information on the role, please contact James Wood at Real Time Engineering.

Real Time Engineering are acting as an employment business/agency in relation to this vacancy