Project Manager - Building Science Solutions

Intertek, a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services, is looking for a Project Manager to join our Building and Construction team in New Orleans, LA.

Ranked #17 on the 2017 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and with more than a hundred offices across North America, the building and construction team provides the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment.

The Project Manager will support the Building and Construction business with full project management responsibilities of the project, maintenance of client and project team relationships, and responsibilities of client deliverables, including technical content.


* Develop business and clients in the local area and assisting with national, larger pursuits outside of the local area

* Perform review of architectural drawings, shop drawings and submittals pertaining to the building enclosure

* Perform field performance testing and water leakage testing of roofing and waterproofing systems, windows, curtain walls, and other building elements

* Provide construction administration services, including mock-up testing and shop drawing reviews, and conduct factory inspections and site visits

* Perform forensic investigations, documentation of existing conditions including wall claddings, windows, curtain wall systems, roofs, skylights, plaza waterproofing and below grade elements

* Provide remediation design of building enclosures

* Provide support as the primary client contact for projects and develop client relationships

* Prepare professionally written technical reports for design and construction phase services


* Bachelor's Degree in Architecture, Engineering or Architectural Engineering plus 5-8 years of industry experience , preferred

* Professional registration or ability to obtain registration within one year

* Technical knowledge of building construction

* Technical understanding of building enclosure systems

* Experience in managing a range of small to large projects

* Ability to read and understand architectural drawings and specifications

* Ability to perform office tasks and physical labor tasks

* Ability to perform work from ladders, boom-lifts, scaffolds, roofs, etc.

* Ability to efficiently work on projects independently and in a team environment

* Excellent organizational and project management skills

* Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines

* Strong technical writing and communication skills

* Ability to nurture client relationships

* Consistent and professional interaction and communication with clients and project team

* Active in professional organization(s)

* Ability to travel outside local area, depending on local work load and project locations

* Must have a valid driver's license and an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report

* Ability to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening

* Participation/leadership in national associations is a plus

* Field experience with diverse building types preferred

* Safety Training/Scaffold Certification

* Building enclosure testing

* Property / façade condition assessments

A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the world's most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale.

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veterans status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.


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