We currently have an opening for a Building Physics Specialist who is looking to progress their career with an established building services practice.

You will be an integral part of a multi-disciplined team working on a variety of projects covering all sectors within the construction industry. The position will be within our Glasgow office situated at Mariner House, Watermark Business Park, Govan, Glasgow.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform Internal and Outdoor thermal comfort studies and analysis.
  • Be actively involved in MEP/HVAC equipment option review, sizing and optimisation.
  • Be able to undertake natural ventilation analysis.
  • Undertake building regulation (Section 6 and Part L) compliance assessments.
  • Understanding and managing project specific certification and targets with a range of sustainability rating tools such as BREEAM, WELL, LEED and SKA.
  • Undertake building massing and orientation studies.
  • Provide training and support to other internal team members.
  • Work competently on an independent basis or as part of a wider team and be responsible for reporting to line manager.
  • Communicate directly with other design team members, including attendance at meetings, where required to suit project needs and sustainable design solutions and targets.
  • Manage your own workload to suit project deadlines and requirements.
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship with internal and external design team members.
  • Be actively involved in compliance with RSP Business Management Systems.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience and working knowledge of an MEP environment on multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Accredited BREEAM, LCC and LCEA assessor.
  • Good and confident communication skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant industry design software (i.e IES VE, Grasshopper, Rhino).
  • The candidate should demonstrate a strong work ethic and a drive to uphold company values and a personal pride and commitment in the delivered information to the Client, Design and Construction Teams.

Requirements:

  • Valid UK Driving Licence.
  • Willingness to do overtime, when and if required.
  • Must be prepared to travel within the UK. This may involve early morning starts, late finishes and occasionally overnight stays.

To apply, download the application form and e-mail it alongside a copy of your CV to enquiries@rsp.net