Building Facade Project Manager

Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 1 month ago(11/10/2022 11:44 AM)
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Silman, a TYLin Company, is an award-winning structural engineering firm with over 160 employees located in New York, Washington, DC, Boston, Ann Arbor, Chicago, and Los Angeles. In our 55-year history, our national practice has fostered an approach centered on constant collaboration between owners, architects, and consultants to provide quality structural engineering services for renovation, preservation, and new construction projects across all architectural practice areas.


Our team is seeking a Façade Project Manager for various building projects.  This is a key leadership position on our team as we grow our building envelope practice. Individual can be based out or our New York, NY or Washington, DC locations.


  • Oversee design team, site-work inspectors and contractors, leveraging engineering/architectural knowledge to ensure quality work is being produced by inspectors, technicians, and that proper codes and standards are being complied on assigned tasks and projects.
  • Conduct field visits and perform construction administration to ensure work is in compliance with plans, specifications and construction control documents.
  • Prepare project data for schedules, assist in preparing schedules and budgets in order to monitor progress reports.
  • Oversee change orders negotiations with contractors.
  • Responsible for communicating with the Client and ultimately seeking approval from Client before proceeding with any new work or changes in work.
  • Must be willing to engage in business development activities, including attending industry events and other related community involvement.
  • Must be willing and able to prepare proposals (technical and financial) in response to RFP’s issued by our Clients.
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering or closely related technical field.
  • P.E. or R.A. license required and at least 7+ years of experience in façade design and evaluation.
  • Experience in the execution of design, forensic and construction projects as a project manager/technical lead preferred.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience in several of these technical areas:
    • Waterproofing of roof and facades for both new and existing buildings
    • Leak investigations in existing buildings
    • New York City FISP
    • Façade Inspections
    • Façade Restoration
    • Glazing systems
    • Foundation waterproofing systems for both new and existing buildings
    • New Building Facades (curtain walls, typical wall assemblies)
    • WUFI analysis (heat and moisture transport in walls)
    • Building thermal performance
    • Familiarity with testing of facades for water penetration
  • Have or ability to obtain:
    • 4 hour scaffold training
    • OSHA 10 hour training
    • 16 hour suspended scaffold
    • New York City QEWI
  • Client focused, always striving to give clients the best solutions.
  • Strong commitment to innovation by creating new and better ways to solve clients’ toughest challenges.
  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in an ethical, fair, and sustainable way.
  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team, working together toward technical excellence.

For More Information about Silman, please visit:  https://www.silman.com




TYLin is a full-service, professional engineering firm focused on the planning, design, and construction of infrastructure solutions for public and private clients worldwide. The firm is an internationally recognized pioneer in solving the most difficult engineering challenges. Headquartered in San Francisco, California for over 65 years, TYLin has more than 3,200 professionals throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe. TYLin is a member of Dar Group, a global, privately-owned professional services group, and its industry-leading family of Global Infrastructure companies. 


As part of our commitment to pay equity, the general compensation range for this position is: $94,000-$145,000/yr.

The Company is proud to offer a comprehensive total rewards package. Our benefits include extensive health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance coverage, continuing education benefits, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program and a retirement savings plan with company matching contributions. We encourage all candidates to explore our total rewards offering.


The Company is an equal opportunity employer and we prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type as protected by federal, state, or local laws. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. The Company remains committed to complying with all local health authority, legal or lawful client requirements, as such this role may be situated in a jurisdiction with masking or vaccinate or test requirements to attend office or client locations (controlled location). You should ask your manager about this prior to starting. Should you be subject to the requirements, you are required to disclose your vaccination status within the first week of starting or before entering a controlled location, whichever comes first.



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