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Jennifer L. Butler

Associate III

 
Experience

Jennifer Butler works on a wide range of projects including historic preservation, water intrusion investigations, welding and structural inspections, facade assessment, roofing and waterproofing investigations, and investigations for litigation support. She assists in the production of investigation reports, site visit reports, and specifications, and has developed numerous construction documents for repair and rehabilitation.

Prior to joining WJE, Ms. Butler worked for the National Park Service in Anchorage, Alaska, and Mount Rainier National Park, doing research and HABS documentation. While attending the University of Oregon, she worked on HABS documentation for structures at Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve on Whidbey Island and developed as-built drawings for the campus Facilities Services.

REPRESENTATIVE PROJECTS

Facade Assessment

  • Seattle Municipal Tower - Seattle, WA: Investigation of sealant joints and facade masonry, investigation reports, and repair documents
  • F5 Networks Buildings - Seattle, WA: Investigation of sealant joints and facade masonry, investigation reports, and repair documents
  • SeaTac Office Center - SeaTac, WA: Investigation of sealant joints and facade, and investigation reports
  • Franklin High School - Seattle, WA: Condition assessment of facade, repair documents, and specifications
  • Lincoln High School - Seattle, WA: Review of newly installed window and roof assemblies, investigation reports
  • Murphy Apartments - Seattle, WA: Investigation of sealant joints and stucco facade, investigation documentation, and repair documents

 

Historic Preservation

  • Northwest Improvement Company Building - Roslyn, WA: Condition assessment of historic facade and timber structure, investigation documentation, architectural and structural repair documents, and specifications
  • Delta Masonic Hall - Tukwila, WA: Condition assessment of historic facade, repair documents, and specifications

 

Roofing and Waterproofing

  • Microsoft Buildings 30, 31, 32, and Café 31 - Redmond, WA: Condition assessment of existing roof, investigation documentation, investigation reports, and repair documents
  • Bellevue Pacific Tower - Bellevue, WA: Water intrusion investigation at the fenestration and window walls systems, and investigation documentation
  • Yarrow Hill - Kirkland, WA: Condition assessment of existing roof tile, investigation documentation, and repair documents
  • 20700 Building - Lynnwood, WA: Condition assessment of existing roof, investigation documentation, investigation report, and repair documents

 

Litigation Consulting

  • 48th Avenue Townhomes - Seattle, WA: water intrusion investigation at roof, investigation documentation, repair documents, specifications, and investigation reports
  • MGM City Center - Las Vegas, NV: Document analysis and filing

 

Steel Structures

  • Major Retail Chain - Nationwide: Field inspection and analysis of roof structural system for construction defects, and repair documents
  • Petco Park - San Diego, CA: Structural steel condition and coating study, repair cost estimation, and investigation report
Education

University of Oregon
Bachelor of Science, Architecture, 2011
Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, 2011