Facade Designer

Island Exterior Fabricators - New York, NY (30+ days ago)

Island Exterior Fabricators is a unique company at the intersection of architecture, engineering and construction. The firm focuses on developing solutions for architects with unique requirements for building envelopes, whether it be exceptional performance, geometric complexity, aggressive schedule, or cost. This work is achieved through close collaboration with architects and contractors to develop custom solutions to prefabricated building. All of Island’s façade solutions are designed, engineered, and fabricated in-house. Island is headquartered in Calverton, Long Island with over 300,000 square feet of production space. Island has recently opened satellite design and project management offices in Boston and New York City and is expanding rapidly to keep up with growing market demand.

We are seeking applicants to join Island’s NYC design and engineering teams. Applicants should have 1-5 years of experience in the architecture or construction fields. Experience in the following areas is beneficial, but not required: façade design, technical drawing production, digital modeling, building coordination using BIM, and construction documentation.

Island is looking for candidates with a strong work ethic who are creative, self-motivated, highly organized, personable, and can communicate clearly.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Façade design and documentation shop drawing, and fabrication drawing for high-profile buildings in the New York and Boston Areas.

Education and Experience:

  • A Baccalaureate Degree with a focus in architecture, engineering, or related fields.
  • 1-5 years in office environments (preferred).


  • Proficiency in 3D and 2D CAD modeling (Revit, AutoCAD, Rhino, and Inventor experience is preferred).
  • Strong technical aptitude and knowledge.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Ability to work harmoniously in a collaborative team-oriented environment.
  • Current residency in either the New York area. Relocation is an option for the right candidate.

We offer a very competitive salary with a wealth of employee benefits, some of which include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, FSA and 401(k)

Compensation is commensurate with work experience and skills.

Interested candidates can apply with the following materials: an updated resume, work samples and professional references in a single PDF document.

For more information please see our website: www.islandef.com

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)