Senior Building Envelope Professional

See Terracon’s Safety Response to Covid-19 below

Job Description

Are you looking for a more professionally rewarding career opportunity? Add some excitement and challenge to your career as Terracon’ Salt Lake City office is looking for a senior-level engineer/architect/construction professional in to lead and grow our facilities engineering/consulting practice in this market. The successful candidate will have a background in any of our primary practice areas of expertise, such as Building Enclosure, Structural Diagnostics, MEP//HVAC/Energy or Architectural Engineering. You will work with our local office leaders and Facilities technical professionals from around the US to deliver necessary services in this market. You will be the initial contact for all Facilities Consulting opportunities in the market and responsible for client interaction to win project work. For us, quality and doing what's right for our people and our clients is key.
If you are up for a more exciting career opportunity, then apply now, and get ready to challenged!

General Duties & Responsibilities
  • Engage with local Terracon office leaders and be the Facilities service representative.
  • Work with existing clients to obtain additional work and develop new clients.
  • Pick up service leads (internal and external) and communicate with clients to develop service opportunities into projects.
  • Manage or consult on facility consulting projects providing leadership and expertise to internal and external project teams.
  • Participate on and lead teams in the performance of building diagnostics projects that include, but are not limited to roofing, façade, waterproofing, foundations, MEP /HVAC system performance, litigation support, field testing, and distress studies.
  • Develop and/or review design construction documents related to rehabilitation or remedial building system projects based on our recommendations for system improvement.
  • Peer review construction documents, protocols, Scopes of Work, and other similar documents associated with various building system design and repair/restoration.
  • Perform and/or direct field investigations for the diagnosis of building system issues related to condition, performance and service life.
  • Prepare and write reports that are professional in language with a logical presentation of technical ideas and recommendations.
  • Drive business with new and existing clients and actively participate in the implementation of marketing strategies.
  • Prepare proposals, develop scope of services, establish fees, manage projects from personnel, financial and schedule standpoint.
  • Supervise and mentor younger, junior and/or less experienced Facilities division professionals to cross train on building enclosure services.
  • Participate in one or more technical/professional associations and assume leadership positions.
  • Play a leadership role in Terracon’s market for all Facilities engineering, consulting and testing services group.
Basic Qualifications
  • 8+ years’ of experience in buildings – condition assessments, investigations, system diagnostics and remedial correction.
  • Professional Engineer (PE), or NCARB Registered Architect (RA), or other designations such as CEM, Cx, RRC, RWC, REWC, RBEC a plus.
  • B.S. in Engineering, B.S. in Architectural Engineering, or Bachelor of Architecture are required and any specialization in Building Science is a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.
Other preferred skills:
  • Local market familiarity and awareness
  • Past or current client connectivity and relationships
  • History of local market engagement via trade, client or technical organizations.
  • Ability to market and develop consulting service opportunities.
  • Possess and model a safety-first mindset.

Terracon’s Safety Response to COVID-19

Committed to Our Employee Safety!

Terracon is passionate about your safety before, during, and after the COVID-19 pandemic. As Terracon continues to move forward and grow through this time, we are continuing to take every precaution to ensure the safety of our employee-owners. If you are as committed to your success as we are committed to your safety, then Terracon is the company for you!

Our goal has not changed. For Terracon, our guiding principle has been and will continue to be the safety of our employee-owners. It’s that simple. We want our employees to be able to work safely in every situation and go home safely each night. As we continue our vision of being “Best at People,” here are some of the things Terracon is doing to safeguard every employee-owner:

  • On-going communication with ALL employee-owners on a dedicated COVID Response page, and a portal for their families to have access to resources as well
  • Requiring specific COVID-19 Pre-Task Safety Planning Protocols for all tasks and projects
  • Empowering employees to speak up and say “no” to working in unsafe conditions
  • Providing an additional 40 hours of sick leave to anyone impacted by COVID-19, including those impacted by daycare and school closures
  • Offering voluntary reduced work schedule for anyone needing extra time to care for others
  • Load leveling work assignments across regions to maintain high productivity and chargeability
  • Ensuring proper PPE and sanitation on all project sites by providing field employee-owners with mobile hand washing stations and supplies, masks, and sanitizing kits
  • Utilizing technology for more remote work opportunities and innovation using everything from video conferencing to drones
  • Following all CDC guidelines including social distancing on job sites, in offices, and in our labs
  • Implementing a stand-by leave program to ensure our employees continue service and health insurance benefits during regional work shortages

If your passion lies in working with a company that truly cares for your safety, and if you’re interested in belonging to a 100% employee-owned organization that will help you grow and quickly progress in your career, consider Terracon and apply today!

About Terracon

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 5,000 employees in more than 150 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon’s growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

Terracon’s vision of “Together, we are best at people” is demonstrated through our excellent compensation and benefits package. Based on eligibility, role and job status, we offer many programs including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, paid time off and holidays, education reimbursement, and various bonus programs.

EEO Statement

Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.