• Title
    Senior Roofing Engineer / Architect
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Building Services / Architecture
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    The Atlanta Building and Facilities office of Wood E&IS seeks a Senior Roofing Engineer/Architect for our Asset Management Group. Senior level technical competence is expected with deep experience in roof design and design delivery and management. Equally important are proven abilities and understanding of the responsibilities for managing both project and client needs. Proficiency with computer-based assessment management methods and associated software tools is a plus. We seek an individual with an interest in supporting the growth and expanding our presence in the industrial/commercial and government sectors across the southeast US.


    Key Responsibilities


    The selected candidate will be involved with various small and large roof replacement projects from the initial site visit through design development, design, construction administration and final acceptance. The candidate will coordinate and implement multiple site visits for testing and evaluation of various roof coverings (PVC, BUR, Mod-Bit, etc.) to determine condition assessment with regards to repair/replacement alternatives. Preparation of condition assessment reports will included LTTR analysis, cost estimates, alternative design approaches and time-value of money analysis. Responsibilities will also include preparation and sealing of roof replacement drawings and specifications as the project engineer/architect. Construction administration responsibilities will involve coordination of pre-bid and pre-construction meetings, scope and submittal reviews, on-site inspections, and being able to evaluate and solve unforeseen field conditions.

    Skills / Qualifications

    Role Requirements

    Candidates should have roofing engineering-based or field investigation-based experience, and the ability to clearly document observations and interact with clients/owners and contractors. We seek an individual who is interested in marketing our roofing/waterproofing capabilities and growing within the department.

    • A minimum of a BS degree in Engineering or Architecture; MS degree preferred
    • PE or RA registration required
    • 10 - 15 years of relevant experience in roofing systems design and construction
    • Background and experience performing field investigations and assessments; Experience with non-destructive testing is a plus
    • Project management experience is desirable
    • The ability to manage and develop existing and new clients
    • Proficiency in oral and written communication
    • Must be self-motivated and responsible
    • Ability to work well with others and to work in a team environment

    Education and Basic Qualifications Required

    • Must be a U.S. Citizen and capable of passing a background check
    • Ability to pass a drug screening
    • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
    • A Project Management Professional is a plus
    • A commitment to Health, Safety & Environment through compliance with all policies and procedures and completion of all required training
    • Ability to handle the continuous physical demands of the job including climbing ladders, occasional lifting less than 50 lbs., and the need to walk and work on your feet daily
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Word, Excel and SharePoint. AutoCAD is a plus
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Skill to perform various duties with a high degree of detail and accuracy
    • Ability to work overtime as needed to meet critical deadlines
    • Willingness and ability to travel up 30% of time for brief periods

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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