Building Enclosure Specialist


With Emphasis on Construction Administration

Amento Group is a unique organization that brings together professional Architects (both new and experienced) alongside seasoned Construction Managers and Structural Engineers to provide a holistic solution to Building Enclosure Design and Remediation. An Architectural Building Enclosure Specialist with Amento Group will develop valuable architectural technical skills while gaining both on-site and studio experience. You will have the opportunity to collaborate on a variety of project types with experienced professionals representing multiple aspects of the construction industry and will be rewarded with unique and valuable insight into the realm of Building Enclosure Design.

We are seeking a Building Enclosure Specialist with an emphasis on Construction Administration. The position involves approximately 75% Construction Administration and 25% Construction Document preparation/support. Experience in Construction Administration is required. Construction Administration includes, but is not limited to, exterior enclosure remediation projects for low-rise wood framed and high-rise mixed-use buildings.

Desired Skills and Expertise

  • BArch, MArch, Bachelor of Science in Architecture, or Equal.
  • Actively participated in and performed CA for a minimum of 3 years and has a minimum of 3 years’ experience working under a Registered Architect.
  • Demonstrates experience in actively performing Construction Administration, including, but not limited to:
    1. Site observations and documentation.
    2. Reporting of site observations and discussions through timely written field reports.
    3. Active and timely communication and coordination with the following:
      1. Contractors, including direction to contractors.
      2. Support Architectural Representative Team Members, including direction and delegation to Team Members.
      3. Construction Management Team Members.
      4. Clients and Association Managers.
      5. Manufacturers and Distributers.
    4. Contractors, including direction to contractors.
    5. Prepares ASIs and sketches.
    6. Responds to RFIs.
    7. Reviews submittals.
    8. Thinks critically and solves problems.
    9. Uses good judgment and analyzes risks.
  • Demonstrates sufficient knowledge of code, exterior enclosure assemblies, products, and manufacturers’ requirements. Understanding of construction practices in the greater Seattle area.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Word, Excel, and Bluebeam.

Amento Group fosters professional development and supports AXP credits through mentorship and a variety of on-the-job experiences. We also provide reimbursement for architecture licensure exams. Our excellent benefits package includes competitive compensation, a bonus program, medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, and paid personal time off, as well as a commuter discount. Our offices are in the Historic Dexter Horton Building near Pioneer Square in Downtown Seattle.

Should you see yourself as a great addition to our team, we look forward to hearing from you! Please send us your cover letter and resume through the form below. While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that only those already entitled to work in the USA legally and permanently need apply. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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