Job Captain – Window Wall – Fantastic Opportunity!

July 19, 2019 | Comments Off on Job Captain – Window Wall – Fantastic Opportunity!

Position: Job Captain
Location: New York
Salary: Negotiable DOE

Elk has an exciting opportunity for a Senior facade designer to join a specialist building contractor providing complete facade design services in NYC. The successful candidate will have a broad range of career opportunities and gain exposure to working across a variety of projects as part of a dynamic team.

The company is a growing and exciting business with interesting and challenging opportunities that can take your career further.


  • Be familiar with Curtain Walling Systems,
  • Preparation of shop drawings, details, elevations & fab drawings,
  • Communicating with architects and end users in a professional manner,
  • Good understanding of thermal values & acoustics,
  • Commercial, high-rise, residential builds
  • Material submittals,
  • Technically competent,
  • Planning/scheduling, meeting deadlines,
  • Good understanding of specifications and applicable standards,
  • Good phone manner,
  • Good communication skills,
  • Excellent English, spoken/written

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Elk Recruitment is an award-winning niche recruitment firm with offices currently in Ireland and the United Kingdom. Our core competency is the placement of permanent and contract mid to senior level professionals within the Fenestration, Facade, Curtain Walling, Construction, Glazing & Medical Device industry throughout Ireland, United Kingdom, MENA region and the United States.

Our in-depth knowledge, particularly of the fa├žade industry, comes from having worked in senior positions for aluminium, glass & steel companies for over 16 years domestically and internationally. During this time gaining invaluable experience and insight into elements of the business such as Estimation, Design, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing and Project Management. This practical in industry senior experience coupled with a very strong academic background is what differentiates Elk Recruitment from its competitors in our chosen field.