Senior Building Science Engineer

AMEC Americas   •  

London, ON

Industry: Industrial Equipment & Supply


15+ years

Posted 371 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure in Ontario, Canada is currently seeking a Senior Building Science Engineer with 15+ years of relevant experience to be located in the London/Cambridge area.


Key Responsibilities

  • Review building envelope systems on new construction of industrial, commercial and institutional buildings
  • Carry out building envelope, field inspection and testing
  • Perform site investigations, evaluations and retrofit and restoration of designs of existing building envelope systems
  • Prepare proposals, cost estimates and tender documents
  • Perform building condition assessments for commercial and industrial facilities
  • Administer contracts and manage projects
  • Effectively communicate with clients, team staff and management
  • Initiate in the development of new business

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Structural Engineering from an accredited Canadian University
  • 15+ years of relevant experience
  • Currently registered as a P.Eng. with the Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Knowledgeable in the field of building sciences and thermal performance analysis
  • Experienced with building envelope design, construction methods and materials
  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Knowledgeable with the Ontario Building Code and other relevant building envelope standards
  • Experienced in design for retrofit construction
  • Experienced in preparation of tender document plans and specifications
  • Experienced in site reviews and contracts administration
  • Knowledgeable with service life analysis and costing for structural and building envelope component repairs and/or replacement
  • Sound project management skills in areas of cost control, administration, planning and client relationships
  • Proven business development success
  • Experience with structural systems, including steel, concrete, wood and masonry
  • Certified as welding inspector with the Canadian Welding Bureau an asset
  • Must be able to legally work in Canada at time of application