Knott Laboratory provides forensic engineering and animation, Civil & Structural, and Fire & Explosion Investigation services to reconstruct accidents.


Architect

Work with a fast-paced, growth-oriented team of forensic engineers at Knott Laboratory.


Knott Laboratory is a multi-disciplinary forensic engineering firm established in 1982 in Denver, Colorado. The company launched after evaluating the Hyatt Regency walkway collapse in Kansas City, and since, Knott has evaluated more than 18,000 failure analysis cases with subsequent repairs. We work as a remote team of engineers who focus on each project with a collective, fun team approach. The diversity of failure causes makes every project a new one. Our team’s failure analysis results provide incredible training opportunities that can be rolled into the reconstruction as well as new project designs. Forensic investigations allow our engineers to develop specialized skill sets and, in turn, we regularly present and share what we learn with clients and the greater engineering and construction community.

Job Duties


Responsibilities
Knott Laboratory, LLC is seeking a full-time architect with 3 to 5 years of experience to join our team in Denver, Colorado. Our firm specializes in the investigation of existing structures with particular focus on identifying and determining the cause of construction defects. Additionally, our Reconstruction and Repair Division specializes in the restoration of commercial and residential properties with architectural and structural/civil design deficiencies and/or long-term degradation. Restoration efforts are generally focused on repairing building envelope components, deteriorated concrete, wood and steel framed decks/balconies, and foundations with differential soil movement. This position allows for creativity in repair solutions that accomplish the client’s goals.





Qualifications


Applicant Qualifications
3+ years civil architectural design experience; B.S. degree from an accredited school with emphasis in architectural design; Revit experience; Experience with industrial and commercial architectural and/or structural design; Experience or willingness to provide expert witness testimony regarding construction defect litigation; Excellent verbal communication and writing skills; Passionate and self-motivated.





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