Career as a Building Engineer
Building Engineers are involved in the planning, functional design, erection, operation & management of facilities, specifically high-rise buildings, tall towers, skyscrapers, including both commercial and residential spaces. They participate right from the design & conceptualization phase coordinating with Structural, Civil, Geotechnical, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers for safe and effective execution of a newly sanctioned building design to supervising all functional aspects of the building when it is in operation. Building Engineers are involved in the technical aspects of construction projects. They also have to troubleshoot on-site problems & analyze plans. They have to ensure that all necessary design instructions flow smoothly from design to construction. They utilize a mix of construction knowledge and engineering principles to analyze reports, help design structures, and manage contracts & budgets. They also create construction schedules and keep engineering schematics &construction sites in compliance with applicable laws and building codes.