Monday, August 27, 2012

BIM Manager Seeking New Challenges in Pacific Northwest

Is your firm looking for an experienced Revit BIM Manager?

This BIM Manager has the experience required to help your firm be successful with:
  • Implementing Revit effectively
  • Developing graphic & modeling standards
  • Providing In-house BIM/Revit training
  • Provide on-going support for the project teams
  • Mastering all version of Revit
  • Integrating successfully between disciplines
  • Producing SD thru CD documentation drawings
  • Providing BIM coordination throughout the construction process

If you'd like to know more, CONTACT ME and I'll help you "connect the dots".

BIM Director - Kasian - Vancouver or Calgary

Kasian is one of the largest fully integrated architecture, planning, and interior design firms in Canada. With a network of offices on several continents, we have global reach. Our projects are driven by inspired thinking, which infuses our culture, our interaction with clients, and the spaces we create. Our buildings seamlessly combine function and form to work better for people. They have a story to tell. As a result, they have won awards for excellence in design and achieving top marks for sustainability.

Working out of either our Vancouver or Calgary office, we are seeking a dynamic senior professional to develop and execute a long-term Building Information Modeling (BIM) strategy across the Firm. Our goal is to capture the value of BIM to its fullest, well beyond using Revit to produce better projects more efficiently. We are looking for someone to champion BIM integration across all practices within the Firm – in our design and production studios, marketing, and business development- as well as with our consultants, contractors, and clients. Achieving this mandate requires advocating for BIM technology across the Firm so that our digital environment is constantly evolving. Managing a remote team of five BIM support specialists located in all our Canadian offices, you will empower them to ensure that Kasian has the standards, procedures, and skills to help you deliver what we’re looking for.

The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker with demonstrated progressive experience managing increasingly complex BIM projects and programs. Detailed technical understanding of management aspects of BIM including licensing, remote access solutions, and model exchange with consultants is essential. This role is a perfect fit for someone who has had success in working with senior management on strategy execution and driving change to achieve BIM adoption within the Firm.

At Kasian you’ll find highly motivated team members who put relationships first and a firm that recognizes the achievements of our people. Individuals at Kasian don’t just matter…they are valued and celebrated.

Have we sparked your interest? Please apply by visiting our WEBSITE.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

CAD/Revit MEP Designer - CE Group - CO

We’re looking for the right individual to join our team...and it could be you! The successful applicant will be proficient with Revit MEP and AutoCAD and have a desire to enhance both their professional development and grow their career.

An Ideal Candidate should possess the following qualities
  • Strong Teamwork, Communication and Organizational Skills
  • The Ability to Multi‐Task
  • A Willingness to Learn

Job Description
  • Accurately create drawings using company standards with minimal supervision o Create and update SD, DD & CD phases of Contract Documents for Project
    Management Support
  • Create 3D Revit MEP models for BIM Coordination
Required Education/Experience:
  • Associate’s Degree in Architectural Drafting/Computer Aided Drafting or technical school training with courses in AutoCAD and/or Revit and minimum five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • HVAC and Plumbing Design Experience Software Experience
  • AutoDesk AutoCAD 2010 or newer
  • AutoDesk Revit MEP 2010 or newer
  • AutoDesk Navisworks Simulate, Manage or Freedom
  • Commensurate with experience
  • Competitive Benefits Package
The CE Group is a Mechanical Engineering Firm with offices in Fort Collins, Colorado and Cheyenne, Wyoming. Visit our website for more information at

Interested candidates should send qualifications to:

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Revit Draftsperson - Detailer - PA

Rotondo Weirich is looking for a Revit Draftsperson - Detailer. They are a growing international specialty contractor, precast concrete modular solutions, and they need you to work with their Sales and Estimating Team. They are in Lederach, PA which is in southeastern Pennsylvania (about 45 minutes north of Philadelphia, PA).

Job Summary
Essential function is to prepare detailed drawings of architectural designs and plans for buildings and structures according to specifications provided by architects and engineers.

Individual must be an enthusiastic, mature self-starter, who is able to capably multi-task, prioritize, and handle numerous projects/assignments under tight deadlines at any one time. Schedule flexibility a must! Position calls for several key skills including attention to detail, planning, organizational skills, and quality. High regard for safety demonstrated in work practices and care of workspace. Able to travel from 10-20% as needed.

Technical proficiency with CADD, Revit, MS Project, and Microsoft Office required. Must have advanced or intermediate Excel Skills and keen math and analytical skills. Team Player; works well with coworkers, vendors, and clients; demonstrates respect for individuals and diversity. Capable communicator: in addition to being able to participate well in meetings, capably uses company equipment (phone, internet, and other electronic means) to interface timely with coworkers, customers, vendors, and other business contacts.

Four- year college degree desired; three+ years’ drafting experience required; general construction and manufacturing knowledge and precast concrete experience preferred.

Work is both indoors and outdoors at company locations. Essential duties are in general office conditions. Involves sitting throughout much of the day. Hand/eye coordination needed for computer work; good vision for inspection purposes. At times, such as when visiting jobsites, the Draftsperson can be exposed to extreme weather temperatures (very hot to very cold). Must be physically able to comfortably move around the adverse conditions often found on construction work sites.

Summary of Essential Responsibilities
  • Operate computer-aided drafting (CAD) equipment or conventional drafting station to produce designs, working drawings, charts, forms and records.
  • Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents and reports to determine their effect on architectural designs.
  • Coordinate structural, electrical and mechanical designs and determine a method of presentation to graphically represent building plans.
  • Draw rough and detailed scale plans for foundations, buildings and structures, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets and other data.
  • Lay out and plan interior room arrangements for commercial buildings using computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment and software.
  • Obtain and assemble data to complete architectural designs, visiting job sites to compile measurements as necessary.
  • Teach, coordinate, and inspect the work of assigned coworkers on construction projects.
  • Determine procedures and instructions to be followed, according to design specifications and quantity of required materials.
  • Represent the company on construction site, ensuring builder compliance with design specifications and advising on design corrections, under engineer or architect's supervision.
  • Check dimensions of materials to be used and assign numbers to lists of materials.
  • Assist estimating with quantitative take-off calculations.
  • In conjunction with the Estimating Dept. develop project schedule.
  • Interface with clients as needed during bidding process to ensure drawings meet specifications.
  • Analyze cost implications of various project scenarios and strategies.
  • On a daily basis, verbally update Supervisor on progress of assignments and any challenges/problems.
  • Participates in training/associations to keep professional skills up to date.
  • To ensure efficient operations, complete and submit in a timely manner, all necessary department and personnel forms appropriate for given situations.
  • Attend and participate in assigned company sponsored meetings and/or training sessions.
  • Assist with or complete any and all company duties and responsibilities as requested

If you are interested please send your resume via EMAIL.

Monday, August 6, 2012

BIM Manager - Opus International Consultants - New Zealand

About Opus
Opus is a leading international multi-disciplinary consultancy, with a network of offices in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States of America. Opus is a company on the move, both through the expansion of our services and through acquisition growth. We have developed rapidly since becoming a private company, and we now have some 2,400 employees working from over 76 offices globally.

This Opportunity
An exciting new opportunity exists for a 'BIM Manager' who will build on existing efforts to ultimately implement and adopt Building Information Modelling & Management throughout our business.

This position will report to the management team and play a key role in the strategic decision making process in relation to BIM, therefore the successful candidate must have the right balance of commercial awareness, leadership ability, strategic thinking, communication skills and proven expertise in the field of technology and BIM. You must be results oriented, with an ability to set and deliver to measured performance objectives.

Key responsibilities will include
  • Finalisation of Company BIM Strategy Document
  • Leadership of the strategic implementation, development and deployment of BIM.
  • Keeping up with the evolution and BIM trends within the industry.
  • Driving the development of Standards, processes & procedures including project template Set-up, Content Management and Creation.
  • Attendance to major client/project meetings, presentation pitches to showcase the BIM portfolio.
  • All Coaching, Mentoring and Development in relation to BIM.
  • Promotion of BIM internally and externally including development of BIM Marketing Material.
  • Liaison with clients and partners wider BIM initiatives.
  • Management/Leadership of the change management process and the internal BIM team, including providing assistance to the appointment of new positions.
Skills/Experience required
  • An Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) background or qualification.
  • Multi-disciplinary consultancy experience is desirable, but not essential.
  • Extensive knowledge of BIM best practice, techniques, and procedures and an understanding of computer systems and their applications is essential.
  • Previous experience of BIM implementation in a large multi-disciplinary company will be advantageous, however track record of establishing and implementing a BIM Strategy is required.
We are flexible on the location for the right candidate, however we would prefer the successful candidate to be based in a major NZ city (ie: Auckland/Wellington/Christchurch).

At Opus, our greatest strength is the quality of our people. Their expertise and dedication is the foundation of our success, and this is reflected by our supportive, fun work environment, the exciting projects we are engaged in, the personal growth and training opportunities we offer and the excellent conditions of employment and competitive remuneration packages.

Close Date: Sunday 26th August 2012
If you are interested in this position, please go to to view the position description and to apply on line. For any queries please email