Facade Structural Engineer

Facade Structural Engineer

About the Role

Auckland, New Zealand

Facade Structural Engineer

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Your responsibilites include:

  • Ensure our façade systems are designed to specifications and codes to ensure they do not collapse, bend, twist or vibrate in undesirable ways with particular attention to seismic movements.
  • Review working drawings of our windows/curtainwalls/façades
  • Analyse structural systems and prepare detailed design calculations for PS1 design submission (typically B1, B2, E2, F2, and F4)
  • Provide answers for peer review to attain PS2
  • Work collaboratively with our Design teams and Project Managers to engineer a code compliant solution
  • Complete factory checks and site inspections during manufacture and installation
  • Lead as the project’s façade engineer from concept to delivery

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Ideally have façade engineering experience, however structural engineering would be beneficial
  • Have great time management and organisation skills
  • Enjoy working independently and in a team environment
  • Be creative and get a buzz out of problem solving
  • Be eager to learn – every project is unique
  • Know how to use Microsoft products and have experience using Autodesk products. We use Autodesk - Robot, Autodesk – Inventor with Nastran, Fusion360, Staad, SAP2000, SJ Mepla, Check wind and MathCAD.
  • Some previous modelling experience would be preferred

Why Thermosash?

Thermosash is a family owned New Zealand based business delivering specific design facade solutions for over 47 years. We manage our projects from concept to completion offering an integrated service through undertaking the engineering, manufacturing and installation. Commercial Bay, ASB Waterfront Theatre and the Auckland Art Gallery are just a few of our achievements. We have a pipeline of exciting projects across New Zealand.

Our people are key to our success. Every person makes this company great. Every successful project delivery is due to each individual working as part of the team.

If you want to join our family and play a part in building your city we’d love to hear from you.


Position: Facade Structural Engineer