Testing Leader

Blueprint Hires - Palo Alto, CA

A multi-disciplinary architectural, engineering and construction firm is currently seeking a Window & Air Barrier Testing Lead for their Bay Area office to support the work in Building Envelope testing. The Lead will be involved with management and oversight of technical work.


  • Undertake field review of both new construction and rehabilitation projects to confirm that the construction of the building envelope assemblies is proceeding in accordance with approved mock-ups and design documents
  • Prepare site visit reports to generate Action Lists of outstanding deficiencies and track their resolution
  • Periodic site observations and field testing
  • Represent Firm at client external meetings
  • Interface with architects, general contractors, and sub-trades.
  • Undertake assessments of existing buildings and the preparation of building envelope assessment reports

  • Degree in Engineering, Architecture or Science preferably with a background in Building Science
  • Minimum 5 year of related work experience, including performing leak testing
  • Excellent technical skills and knowledge of standard practices, current literature and recent developments in engineering
  • Excellent knowledge of Rain Screen principles, Air Barriers and Thermal Performance
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple projects and effectively prioritize
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment with a strong customer service commitment
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Professional attitude towards management and interpersonal communication
  • Good computer skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD is desirable.


Posted On: Thursday, February 2, 2023
Compensation: $130,000.00

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