Façade Expert

Here you'll find the details about the job "Façade Expert" in the company VK Architects & Engineers.

Name Façade Expert
Company VK Architects & Engineers

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.

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Target profiles:
    In industries:
    • Bouw
    • Architectuur
    Required special knowledge

    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.

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    Contact Martine Decock (human resources manager)
    Tel: +32 51 26 20 26