Senior Roof Consultant

Architectural Testing Inc
Cleveland, OH
United States
Category
Job Description
**Senior Roof Consultant**
Intertek is searching for a **Senior Roof Consultant** to join our Building & Constructionteam in our **Cleveland, Ohio** office. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow a versatile career in the Building Enclosure and Roof Consulting and Testing Group.
**What you'll do:**

- Conduct visual roof surveys, roof moisture surveys, roof drainage analysis, manufacturer's warranty audits, pre-design surveys and prepare reports
- Provide replacement design of roof systems (prelim, due diligence, design analysis (drainage, wind uplift, materials selection, and development of plans and specifications), construction details and bidding documents
- Perform wind-uplift testing and other in-situ testing such as performing field performance testing and water leakage testing of roofing and waterproofing systems.
- Provide design consulting and peer review services for plans and specifications for new and existing roof system installations
- Perform review of architectural drawings, shop drawings and submittals pertaining to the building enclosure
- Provide construction administration services, including pre-con and kickoff meetings, progress meetings, shop drawing reviews, RFI reviews, and field observation quality assurance site visits.
- Perform diagnostic leak investigations of roof systems and peripheral construction including, adjacent walls, windows, roofs, plaza waterproofing and below grade elements.
- Assist and perform other building exterior installations inspections as required.
- Prepare written reports for inspection and testing work
- Work with Project Managers on inspection, testing and/or investigative projects, as needed
- And other tasks as required.

**What it takes to be successful in this role:**

- Bachelor's Degree plus 10 - 15 years of roofing industry experience
- Thorough technical knowledge and expertise in roofing trade practices and principles, required
- Proficient and experienced in roof surveys, roof design and testing
- Working knowledge of roof industry relevant code, design guidelines including, but not limited to Factory Mutual, NRCA, IIBEC (formerly, RCI) and SDI.
- Clean driving record is a requirement
- Must be neat in appearance and punctual
- Must be flexible and willing to work
- Experience in managing a range of small to large projects
- Management Experience
- 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, communication and roof consulting skills
- Must have a valid driver's license and an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report
- Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
- Ability to nurture client relationships
- Ability to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening
- Participation/leadership in national associations is a plus

**Preferred Skills:**

- Bachelor's Degree in engineering, architecture or architectural engineering, a plus.
- PE, Architect, Registered Roof Observer (RRO), or Registered Roof Consultant (RRC), preferred.
- Safety Training for Aerial Man Lift
- Computer modeling (e.g. AutoCAD)
- Roof system testing knowledge
- AutoCAD/Sketch-up proficiency
- Interest in taking a leadership role within the organization
- Interest/strength in business development

**Why work at Intertek?**
Intertek is a world leader in the $250 billion Quality Assurance market, with a proven, high-quality business model and a global netwo