Job description

Archibat Asia is looking for a technical consultant for a European leading building material manufacturer to join their Shanghai office.


Core competences & necessary skills:   

–  You must be comfortable engaging with a wide variety of design and construction professionals and possess excellent presentation and IT skills.

–  You must also be able to field queries from different parties from across the project spectrum utilising your superb problem solving and interpersonal ability.

–  Your role will be providing system specific solutions which support the Commercial Teams

–  You should regularly co-ordinate queries with regular customers and contractors

–  You need to have market awareness, excellent commercial attitude and customer focus and you should regularly network with internal and external parties


Technical Support:

–  Understand basic design, execution planning and constructional design

–  Prior experience in consulting service on local building physical requirements

–  Experience in producing drafts, specifications and detailed plans for architects, planners and general contractors

–  Develop solutions to draft and design issues of our regular customers that match accepted standards and industry-specific standards of conduct

–  Work towards supporting direct and indirect customers in order to obtain necessary building permits and write supporting technical documentation

–  Ensure presence in and consultancy for professional groups to expand the corporate profile and to impact industry-specific matters for the benefit of the company

–  Help, train and support the sales team in working with certain customers and on certain projects.

–  Experience in monitoring of local technical certification procedures

–  Experience in understanding regional building regulations and supporting commercial team with segment and regional development


Drywall, Facades, Roofing:

§  Experience in façade / exterior wall / drywall applications

–       Experiences in steel building, light-gauge steel construction, special designs

–       Experience in modular integrated and offsite construction methods would be an added advantage

–       Capability of doing static calculations (according to local standards) as a preliminary support to direct and indirect customers

–       Bill of quantity

–       Basic (constructional) design, detail planning

–       Building design in general

–       Seismic design

–       Execution planning

–       Analyzing and verifying of the constructional design


§  Experience in flat roof applications

–       Previous experience of technical specifications and designs for flat roofing

–       Good working knowledge of the roofing industry, specifically flat roofing

–       Good working knowledge of the standards and regulations associated with flat roofing

–       Awareness in FM procedures, and RoofNav


On Site Support:

–  Willing to travel intensively with in the Asia Pacific region

–  Experience in practical on site demonstrations

Required profile


–  Technical education with construction related degree: Civil Engineer / Construction Engineer / Structural Engineer or Architect

–  3-5 years working experiences and in-depth knowledge of the construction industry; ideally experience with façade engineering and/or in field of drywall construction material

–  experience with construction sites or at construction planning office

–  Presentation skills

–  Experience in CAD. Prior usage of BIM

–  Awareness in specification selling

–  Fluent in English (verbal and writing). Chinese (Mandarin) would be an advantage


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