Thursday, October 27, 2011

Intermediate Revit Structural Designer - Toronto

Robert Half Technology, a recruiting/consultancy, represents the following opportunity.

Located in Downtown Toronto, our client is a professional services firm actively looking for an Intermediate Revit Structural Designer to work with its team, for what is to start off as a 3-to-6 month probationary contract with the intention to become a full-time position.

The Intermediate Revit Structural Designer will be required to generate technical information with minimal guidance and supervision alongside the development of finished drawings from general conceptual information and design notes. The Intermediate Revit Structural Designer will be required provide project drafting and be accountable for schedule and efficiency. He/she will work as part of a team, under the direction of a Senior Drafting Technologist, to produce drawings on a variety of projects. Furthermore, the Intermediate Revit Structural Designer will be assigned to the coordination and overlay drawings of other team members to resolve drawing co-ordination in development of detailed projects.

Requirements & Qualifications

For the role of an Intermediate Revit Structural Designer our client is looking for candidates who completed a post-secondary Diploma in Civil/Structural Drafting or Technology from an accredited Technical College or University. Candidates are to have 5+ years of hands-on CAD and Revit drafting experience with an academic background in structural design, with courses in concrete and steel drafting being an asset. Strong communication (written and spoken) skills combined with solid comprehension skills are a must.

To Apply

For immediate confidential consideration, forward your resume today directly via EMAIL. Include job reference Revit Structural Designer (#05090-101349) in the subject line of your e-mail.

About Us (recruiting consultancy)

Robert Half Technology, a division of Robert Half International, is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Gold Certified Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our consultants with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package. We encourage you to work with us to find out why Robert Half International was once again named to FORTUNE® magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list, ranking number one in our industry in both innovation and quality of services (March 21, 2011).

Robert Half Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information, visit us ONLINE at or contact your local office at 1.800.793.5533 .

Design/Drafting Technologist - Canada

New Century Design is a small but successful residential design firm with high growth potential. We are in need of a creative and motivated design/drafting technologist that is prepared to grow with the company. Our firm provides design and drafting for high end custom homes, inner city developments, as well as acreage estate homes. 3D experience is a must as well as 2 - 3 years with Revit and various Cadd programs.

Responsibilities include: Construction drawings, site plans, design revisions, permit applications, 3D Perspectives, site photography, brochure and website marketing materials.

Applicants that are in the South Calgary or Okotoks area are preferred.

Apply via EMAIL.

Thursday, October 6, 2011

BIM Technology Specialist - Ledcor Construction - Toronto

Ledcor Construction Limited is looking for a dynamic skilled individual for a BIM Technology Specialist role for the Toronto Construction Branch. The BIM Technology Specialist will assist Operational and Business development staff in the creation, setup and implementation of BIM technology on projects as required in each of the branches across Canada.


  • Create and/or manage the creation of BIM models required in the branch either yourself or by utilizing other branch staff employees, subcontractors or 3rd party BIM modeling service providers
  • Import 3D models into Navisworks to perform clash detection, animations etc. using Navisworks
  • Create 4D modeling animation for current projects using Navisworks.
  • Assist Branch Estimating departments extracting material quantity take-off directly from BIM models for cost estimating and grouping different building assemblies.
  • Perform other duties related to the deployment of BIM as may be required in the branch.
  • Implement standard company BIM Operating Procedures and Protocols Manual on projects using BIM
  • Assist project staff in the review of prime contract and trade contract documents as they relate to BIM services, responsibilities and delivery
  • Troubleshoot BIM related issues as may be required
  • Maintain and enforce BIM documentation, modeling QAQC, and workflow process standards
  • Oversee the inclusion, manipulation and use of BIM models created by Architects, Engineers and/or trade contractors
  • Assist Business Development efforts in the preparation of 3D modeling and scheduling demonstrations for inclusion in bids and proposals
  • Advise project managers/engineering dept/construction dept with regard to 3D/BIM best practices.
  • Assist with the specification and evaluation of BIM requirements for subcontractors engaged on BIM enabled projects
  • Assist in the setup and management of BIM related Document Management Systems on projects
  • Assist other branches in their deployment and use of BIM technology as may be required and time may allow.
  • Assist in BIM related LEED® and Sustainability initiatives in the design and construction of projects
  • Recommend software procurement and work with Manager BIM Services/Virtual Construction to develop related hardware specifications and configurations


  • Construction Management or Architectural Technologist Diploma or Degree Construction Experience with Design Build projects considered an asset.
  • 3 years minimum relevant hands on experience working with BIM related software primarily Revit (or equivalent) and Navisworks.
  • Knowledge of Solibiri, QuickPEN, AutoCAD MEP, Rhino, 3DS Max, Camtasia, and other 3D related Software considered an asset.
  • Superior communication and organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic demanding the highest standards of performance from self and others
  • Team oriented approach to business with willingness to uphold company values
  • Additional computer skills including Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project/Primavera P3/P5, AutoCAD

Job Opportunity ID: 3703
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BIM Specialist - Rutherford and Chekene - SF

Rutherford and Chekene (R&C) is accepting applications for a BIM / Revit Professional with expertise in Autodesk REVIT Structure for a full time position. This individual will work directly with our engineering team to prepare structural drawings on a wide variety of projects.

Established in 1960, R&C is one of California's foremost engineering practices, offering structural and geotechnical engineering services to owners and architects.


  • Prepare clear, complete, and accurate structural drawings based upon verbal instructions and/or sketches provided by engineers;
  • Interpret drawing markups and implement drawing revisions provided by engineers;
  • Interact with engineers to assess their production needs and update them on the status of their requests.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of in-depth working knowledge of Autodesk Revit Structure;
  • Minimum 5 years experience using AutoCAD in a structural engineering environment (proficient in AutoCAD2010 or higher);
  • High level of efficiency in MS Office Suite.

Personal Skills:

  • Willing and able to communicate clearly with the design team engineer about the scope, level of effort, time available, budget available, and any special circumstances of the job at hand;
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously;
  • Self-motivated, reliable, ambitious, personable and well organized.

If you believe that you meet all of the criteria above, please submit your resume to for immediate consideration.