Raba-Kistner Building Envelope Observer in San Antonio, Texas
The Building Envelope Observer will be expected to support the Raba Kistner Roofing/Waterproofing Inspection, Surveys, Design and Consulting capabilities.
The Building Envelope Observer will be responsible for contributing to the Facilities Services profit center through active participation in projects and interfacing with clients. This will be accomplished by acting as a Project Roofing/Waterproofing Observer on inspection, construction administration and design teams for property developers, public and private sector owners, institutional entities, consulting engineers, contractors, materials suppliers, financial institutions and insurance companies.
Operationally, the Building Envelope Observer will assist in client development and project duties, ranging from roofing/waterproofing observations and reports, roofing and waterproofing condition surveys. He will support the firm’s objectives of meeting our clients’ needs and expectations in a timely manner while achieving his individual utilization targets and the Unit’s profit objectives.
Additionally, the Building Envelope Observer will provide other activities as needed by the Building Envelope Consulting Services Group, including field and office duties, CADD support, report and graphic preparation.
Serves as Building Envelope Observer on roofing/waterproofing consulting and design work
Performs roofing and waterproofing field testing and observation services
Analyzes field data, laboratory test results, and performs calculations necessary for completion of technical reports
Submits draft roofing/waterproofing observation reports for review and final reports for co-signature by senior staff members
Reviews design and survey documents as needed
Other duties as assigned by Direct Report
Reviews pre-billing invoices as required
Within the first six-month period, achieve average utilization goal of not less that 85 percent
Notifies Direct Report, Director, and Manager of Building Envelope Consulting Services of all potential disputes that may lead to legal claims or litigation.
Minimum 3 years of roofing/waterproofing observations, design and contract administration
Registered Roofing Observer (RRO) designation preferred, but nor required
Ability to travel to project sites and maneuver over rough and uneven terrain
Good verbal communication skills to successfully interact with clients and staff
Good verbal communication and comprehension skills are a necessity to prevent costly and time-consuming problems
Good written communication skills for preparing proposals, reports, and other technical documents
Good organizational skills to utilize firm resources efficiently and effectively
Possess valid Texas driver’s license and meet company’s auto insurability requirements
Walking, standing, crawling, kneeling, climbing, and repeated bending as needed while working on job sites
Heavy lifting and carrying (45+ lbs) of tools and equipment
Ability to comply with attendance and tardiness requirements as noted in the most current edition of the Corporate Policy Manual
Works in a normal office environment, and works outside subjected to job site weather conditions, including rooftop work
Potential exposure to moving heavy-equipment on construction sites and hazards of dangerous chemical/solvent exposure. Comply with all site-specific safety procedures and requirements
Exposure to noise, dust, fumes, grease, oils, radiant and electrical energy, and vibration
May work protracted or irregular hours due to client needs
Occupational safety and health 40-hour training course or ability to pass such course
Work related responsibilities require travel out of town to Raba Kistner offices, client offices, and project locations.
External Company Name: Raba Kistner, Inc.
External Company URL: www.rkci.com
Full Name: First Last: Mary Clark
Full Name: First Last: TEYHONES LUNDY