Tuesday, August 8, 2017

BIM Coordinator for BLOX

BLOX is looking for a smart, nimble and talented hands-on problem solver. Individual must have good communication and interpersonal skills, self-confidence, and ability to work independently and within a team.

The position will be responsible for helping to ramp up our BIM based scheduling and job site management efforts for a series of healthcare projects. Aiding the scheduling and planning team in the development and coordination of highly detailed location based schedule models. We have an immediate need to fill this role with a contract hire or a full time BIM coordinator. Compensation is highly competitive and the start date is immediate.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Proficient with Revit, Synchro, Primavera
  • Previous VDC Coordination experience
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems efficiently
  • Out of the box problem solviing
  • Ability to coordinate and communicate effectively with team members
  • Willingness to work with a diverse group of people
DESIRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience with, construction means and methods
  • Strong understanding of construction sequencing
  • Experience programing with Dynamo, Grasshopper, or other software API interfaces.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop a highly integrated location based sequencing models for use in scheduling and construction
  • Aid in the continuous improvement of our design and fabrication models.
  • Develop best practices for model to schedule integration.
  • Work with and communicate regularly with construction, engineering, project management and operations
ABOUT BLOX
BLOX is creating the tools to convert a resistant Architecture Engineering and Construction Industry into a smart and efficient machine. For those motivated to play a part in that change, this is an exciting time at BLOX. We take the most complicated parts of a hospital headwalls, surgery ceilings, MEP racks, exam rooms, bathrooms, etc. - design them so that they can be removed from conventional construction, manufacture them as modules, transport and insert them into the construction process to yield higher quality buildings that open significantly faster than those conventionally constructed. BLOX is both service and product that includes architecture, engineering, manufacturing, logistics and construction.

EMAIL your INQUIRES attention to Nathanael Renfro.

Friday, July 28, 2017

BIM Technician - Bates Architects - Clayton - MO

Bates Architects is seeking BIM Technicians for our St. Louis, MO and Springfield, MO offices to support architectural project teams in the use of BIM tools and workflows across a variety of project types.

The BIM Technician is responsible for maintaining one or more project BIM models and associated project BIM support requirements, ensuring the prescribed performance and quality levels for specific project BIM requirements are achieved. Core responsibilities of the BIM Technician role will span from initial project set-up, ensuring BIM model integrity, managing outputs & performing BIM coordination exercises. This position includes hands-on project work.

Additional responsibilities may include developing BIM specific content, evaluating and testing new software, assisting with Virtual Reality development and workflows, support and development of training procedures for staff members, and assisting users with the daily challenges they may encounter.

The BIM Technician provides technical support directly to project teams and reports directly to the office BIM Manager, providing feedback on project team’s requirements for training, workflows or content.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
  • Basic knowledge of & a proven practical background in Autodesk Revit, Navisworks and related BIM software.
  • Solid understanding of legacy BIM / CAD applications and practices, particularly AutoCAD.
  • Additional knowledge of Dynamo/Grasshopper, C# or Python programming languages and Revit API programming is beneficial.
  • Additional knowledge of rendering and visualization platforms such as Lumion, Fuzor, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift Virtual Reality systems is beneficial.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • Candidates must be able to clearly articulate advanced concepts in a way that team members at all levels can understand.
  • Candidates should possess the ability to teach others to understand and use BIM concepts and tools.
  • Revit/Autodesk certification is beneficial.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with strong attention to details is a must.
  • The ideal candidate will be a team player with a proactive and problem solving methodology.
  • Degree in Architecture or construction technology based qualification is beneficial but not required.
EXPERIENCE
  • Must possess at least 1+ years of relevant experience with Revit and BIM Concepts and at least 2 - 5 years of AEC related experience.
  • Experience with delivering projects using BIM workflows for production and end deliverables to typical industry standards.
  • Experience with COBie datasets is beneficial
APPLY via EMAIL to Aaron Gipperich.
Send your resume AND please include the position Title and Location in your subject line.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Structural Technician - R.A. Smith National - Brookfield - WI

R.A. Smith National (RASN) is a privately held company providing multi-disciplinary services to government and the land development industry. Our comprehensive services include civil engineering, surveying, construction services, structural engineering, ecological services, landscape architecture, irrigation design, water resource engineering, geographic information systems (GIS) and 3D laser scanning.

We currently have a full time opening for a Structural CAD Technician who will work in our Structural Services Division.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Prepares construction documents from data and specifications submitted by engineers
  • Utilizes computer aided drafting techniques to perform applicable work
  • Adds engineering markings to plan sets
  • Alters drawings to conform with engineering changes
  • Analyzes drawings to make sure they are accurate
  • Marks drawings as necessary to indicate any changes that may be required to meet quality control standards
  • Demonstrates an understanding of engineering concepts
  • Utilizes software packages such as Revit and AutoCAD
  • Coordinates work with Project Managers, Engineers, Surveyors, Architects and other CAD Technicians
  • Completes preliminary design work with direction from engineers
  • Utilizes computer file management
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications/Requirements
  • Associates Degree in drafting technologies from an accredited school and a minimum of three (3) years progressive experience with Revit or a minimum of five (5) years progressive experience with Revit
  • Thorough understanding of and proficiency using Revit
  • Ability to learn and become proficient using other cad and design software
We are proud to be an EOE/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disabled employer.

CLICK TO APPLY ONLINE

Monday, May 8, 2017

MEP Revit Drafter - MEP Engineering - Denver - CO

Do you want to be part of the team that’s changing the face of the Denver skyline? Do you want to work for a company where you can be yourself and grow within a team? We are excited you’ve taken an interest in exploring a career with MEP Engineering, Inc.

WHO ARE WE?
Our people are our strength. Our team talent runs deep and covers multiple disciplines. Our mission is to listen to our clients’ needs and put ourselves in their shoes to deliver the most successful project solutions. We are the Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) firm that redefines partnership and client services for the consulting world.

THE POSITION
We are looking for an individual who is passionate about building system designs. You are self-motivated and love collaborating with a team. You’ve used Revit and have some experience with construction plan documentation.

THE LOCATION
MEP Engineering is nestled just a short jaunt from downtown Denver in Centennial, CO. As one of the safest cities in Colorado, Centennial has something for everyone, offering open-space, award winning parks, and beautiful views of the Rocky Mountains.

Littleton Public Schools and Cherry Creek School District are the top school districts in the state and serve the residents of Centennial. USA Today and Money Magazine recently ranked Centennial among the “Best Places to Live” in America. Come on over and say hello!

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
  • Strong community culture
  • Supportive leadership team
  • Tailored growth plans based on what YOU want to learn
  • Full benefit options: health, dental, vision, life, long term disability, short term disability, life insurance, 401k, identity theft protection, and pre-paid legal services
INTERESTED?

We’d love to hear from you! SEND your resume and cover letter VIA EMAIL and we’ll be in contact with you shortly.

MEP Engineering, Inc. is an affirmative action employer. Race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law, are not taken into account in any employment decision.

Monday, May 1, 2017

BIM Drafter - Tech USA - Summerville - SC

This full-time position with Tech USA is located in their Summerville, SC office which is 20-25 minutes from downtown Charleston.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Assist end-users with all BIM and CAD software issues
  • Troubleshoot IT related issues under the direction of an offsite IT Manager, as needed
  • Complete Maintenance on Workstations
  • Assist employees via a help desk ticketing system
  • AutoDesk Revit and AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of PC Hardware/Software (XP and Windows 7 environment)
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work independently and productively with minimal supervision
  • Good documentation skills
  • 3-4 Years of BIM design experience
Desired experience:
  • CAD design, AutoCAD, Revit: 4 Years
  • **DOD experience highly preferred**
Required experience:
  • AutoCAD: 1 year
  • Revit: 1 year
  • Drafting: 1 year
APPLY via EMAIL to Zanner Cramme. Send your resume/CV/Portfolio AND please include the position title and location in your subject line.

BIM Tech - Winston-Salem or Greensboro - NC

This Full-time position with Tech USA is available to be based at one of these two locations.

Overall Responsibility:
Provide BIM/CAD support to projects at the direction of the Operations Manager, Project Manager, or Technical Discipline Lead within the project deliverable schedule.

Essential Functions:
  • Prepares engineering drawings from rough sketches or from general engineering and design information.
  • Transforms marked-up drawings to convert drawings to precise and error-free CAD product.
  • Coordinate structural, electrical, and mechanical designs and determine a method of presentation to graphically represent building plans.
  • Assists Engineers/Designers on field surveys as required to obtain pertinent information for design.
  • Assist Engineers/Designers in design layout of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection systems, etc.
  • Advise Project Manager of project status with respect to schedule, budgets, delays and adverse problems; and confer with engineering staff to resolve problems.
  • Creates progress reports.
  • Uses resource efficiently and effectively.
  • Learn and share what you learn.
  • Creates and maintains effective working relationships with supervisor, colleagues, clients, visitors and public-at large.
Secondary Functions:
  • Duties as assigned by the Operations Manager.
  • Day-to-day tasks
Needed Skills:
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of CAD software systems, including Revit.
  • Ability to understand verbal instructions and written notes and translate them into products.
  • Competent knowledge of company standards.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to create and maintain professional working relationships with colleagues, vendors and visors.
  • Excellent command of the English language – spoken and written.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate security status.
  • Holds a legal right to work in US
Education/Experience Minimum:
  • Two years of technical school training in CAD or equivalent.
Required education:
  • Associate
Required experience:
  • BIM: 2 years
  • Revit: 1 year
APPLY via EMAIL to Zanner Cramme. Send your resume/CV/Portfolio AND please include the position title and location in your subject line.

Monday, April 24, 2017

BIM Specialist - SERA Architects - Portland - OR

Under the supervision of the BIM Manager, the BIM Specialist provides BIM training and support to SERA’s staff and projects. The BIM Specialist assists in providing direction in emerging technologies associated with BIM and researches and develops opportunities for process improvement, application, and data integration with Revit. This position communicates current practices and procedures to project staff, and provides support for various design-related software applications. APPLY ONLINE.

About SERA
SERA is a progressive, 100% employee-owned architecture, interior design and urban design & planning firm based in Portland, Oregon. Since 1968, SERA has been instrumental in the development of the city’s national reputation for livability. In 2015, we opened a second office in the Silicon Valley.

We work collaboratively with communities, universities, corporations, and institutions to formulate a sustainable development framework for the social, cultural, economic, and ecological infrastructure that underpins the making of whole and beautiful places.

Our culture reflects our commitment to great design, client service, and sustainability. SERA provides our employees with an enjoyable work environment and opportunities for professional and personal development. We provide quality service to our clients, while ensuring the growth and well-being of our team.

Job Title: BIM Specialist
Department: Information Technology
Supervisor: BIM Manager

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Directly assist Revit users to efficiently produce high quality project deliverables.
  • Assist BIM Manager in the development of training programs. Act as primary trainer for new Revit users, as well as providing continuing education for current Revit users.
  • Track training program metrics to determine effectiveness.
  • Assist in development of BIM “best practices” for SERA.
  • Assist users with setting up new projects in Revit.
  • Provide direct support to diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve Revit technical issues for all project teams.
  • Assistance in development of, as well as responsibility for implementation of, departmental standards related to document production, archiving practices, auditing protocols, and project set-up.
  • Develop workflow enhancements, content, and the integration of third-party software packages to Revit.
  • Track metrics associated with new workflow efficiencies.
  • Coordinate clash detection on projects.
  • Research, learn, and implement new software that advances design & sustainability efforts.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
  • 2 year Technical Degree, or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years of BIM/Revit (Architecture) experience required.
  • Experience with the interaction between Revit and software used for solar analysis, daylighting, IES, and other LEED applications preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience providing Revit training, including how to create complex Revit families. Training experience should include in-person, remote access, one-on-one, and group formats.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledgeable of multiple application platforms and complex systems, including Revit, AutoCAD, NavisWorks, Newforma, 3D Studio Max, SketchUp, and Rhino.
  • Understanding of Revit worksharing and Revit Server/C4R.
  • Ability to troubleshoot Revit and project related issues.
  • Ability to create accurate, 3D parametric families for Revit.
  • Intermediate design and production skills required.
  • Ability to balance a wide array of tasks, responsibilities, and commitments efficiently and simultaneously
  • Exceptional customer service orientation.
  • Familiarity with using and creating point clouds in Revit and laser scanning in general.
  • Flexibility in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment.
  • Ability to comfortably lift and carry 50 pounds; walk with / carry equipment upstairs as needed.
SERA Architects Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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