H2M Architects + Engineers, a multidiscipline architectural, engineering, environmental consulting firm, seeks a full or part-time Architect or Engineer for a Senior Forensic Consultant role to be based out of the Greater New York City Area. For this advanced role, we are seeking a candidate who is comfortable acting as a leader in the department, with a growing number of responsibilities as we continue our expansion. In addition to technical expertise on assignments, the ideal applicant will excel in customer service and maintaining our important business relationships throughout the insurance industry.. Job Responsibilities:. Conduct residential and commercial forensic investigations to analyze and determine the cause, origin, and extent of structural failures, water intrusions, roof damage, construction defects and building system failures for insurance companies, attorneys, private homeowners and property owners.. Investigate and assess damages due to catastrophes such as storm damage, hurricanes, and floods.. Research technical publications and literature in support of evaluations, and apply engineering principles and practices in accordance with codes and industry standards.. Provide detailed forensic engineering reports outlining cause and origin of damage to clients.. Manage multiple projects and assume responsibility for project execution within requiredtimeframes.. Communicate with staff and clients to provide timelines and project updates on a consistent basis.. Experience with premises and walking surface investigations, product defect cases a plus.. Local travel and inspections of homes, roofs and crawlspaces will be required.. Experience/Education Requirements:. Bachelors Degree inArchitecture orEngineering or closely related discipline required, Masters Degree is preferred.. Minimum 5 yearsarchitectural orengineering experience and at least one (1) year of forensic engineering experience required.. Experience working with law firms and insurance companies preferred. Deposition and expert testimony experience preferred.. Requires strong analytical and field inspection skills.. Must be highly motivated, dependable and conscientious.. Must have the ability to communicate effectively with clients and subordinates.. The ability to write technical reports and working knowledge of building structures.. Project management and supervisory experience highly desired.. Experience with premises and walking surface investigations, product defect cases a plus.. Would also consider candidate with accident reconstruction and automotive failure analysis background.. Professional Engineer P.E. or Registered Architect R.A License Required.. We offer a comprehensive benefit package including medical/dental/vision insurance with HSA & FSA, life and LTD insurance, 401(k) with matching contributions, a flexible work environment, annual bonus, tuition reimbursement, excellent professional development program AND MUCH MORE!. our staff. A firm doesnt reach its 85th birthday without the contributions of a highly skilled and dedicated staff. At H2M, our people are at the heart of everything we do, and were always seeking new talent to join our team. Whether youre a college student or a seasoned professional, we offer career opportunities at every level, in areas ranging from architecture to administration.. Were passionate about our work, dedicated to our clients, and committed to our legacy. We emphasize collaboration and community involvement and promote sustainability in our practice, ensuring that the right projects are developed with minimal impact on the environment. Our integrated approach to design incorporates the diverse voices and visions of our staff into every project. Through mentoring, peer reviews, and professional development opportunities, employees at every level are offered the opportunity to share best practices and gain new experiences.. our approach. Since our early roots, our focus has remained steadfast: to provide quality service with sound judgment and to serve as an honest professional resource to our clients. With a dedicated, responsive staff and multiple service offerings under one roof, we blend can-do with can-be, developing real, workable solutions with a dose of innovation. Our diverse in-house expertise reduces the need for sub-consultants and ensures that our architects and engineers develop a comprehensive understanding of every project.. Providing solutions to a wide variety of markets, H2M brings the combined expertise of architectural design and building systems engineering to make your project a reality. With in-house MEP and structural teams, were able to take a holistic approach to project design that combines a practical approach with creative results.
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