Friday, May 1, 2015

BIM Technology Manager - tk1sc - CA

tk1sc is a Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing engineering firm located in Irvine, CA. The following opportunity is available now.

Key Responsibilities

The BIM Technology reports to the BIM Department Director to implement and direct BIM applications and technology within the firm. While tk1sc is a fully multi-disciplinary firm, this position is focused on mechanical and plumbing.

Typical Duties
  • Assists the BIM Department Director with development and implementation of best practices.
  • Assists in the planning, authors, documents, distributes, implements and trains staff in the improvements to the company’s BIM standards, templates, and strategy.
  • Directs the development of new methods and routines for BIM to assure optimum utilization of BIM and BIM-related software. Efforts include creation of BIM families for all disciplines.
  • Maintains proficiency in BIM software and BIM related software tools such as AutoCAD, Autodesk NavisWorks and Revit, SketchUp and Bluebeam, 3rd Part Revit plug-ins or equivalent tools.
  • Attends conferences, seminars and workshops to advance BIM knowledge for the company.
  • Participates in the selection, training and development of new BIM personnel.
  • Conducts on-site training classes and individual training sessions as necessary to maintain and improve BIM knowledge and proficiency for staff.
  • Manages external BIM training for technical staff. Evaluates the proficiency of technical staff and determines suitable training paths to improve the technical staff BIM proficiency.
  • Provides a technical resource to BIM department staff and engineering staff.
  • Acts as a liaison with Client BIM Manager coordinate compliance with project BIM standards and to facilitate BIM production and efficiency.
  • Provides coaching and/or mentoring of BIM department staff.
  • 8+ Years’ experience in BIM, in the Mechanical Piping and Plumbing field.
  • Superior knowledge of BIM technologies with an understanding of the direction of building information modeling and its impact on the AEC industry.
  • Experience with project extranets and virtual collaboration technologies.
  • Mechanical and plumbing design experience applicable to developing BIM workflows.
  • Knowledge of BIM as it applies to construction work packaging, construction planning & sequencing.
  • Understanding of project workflows (schematic design, design development, construction documentation phases) and basic project management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, clearly and effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
  • Superior knowledge of Revit, Navisworks, AutoCAD, and other design technologies with direct experience using prior and current versions.
  • Document Management application support and process development experience (Such as Newforma, Projectnet, Prolog, etc.)
  • Management and/or project management experience a plus.
  • Experience participating on multi-discipline project work-teams.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively within the team environment to encourage creativity, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Self-directed and self-motivated to solve problems quickly and creatively.
  • Strong, self-motivated work ethic with ability to be effective and timely while providing consistent follow up.
  • Willingness for limited travel to regional offices.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply directly to tk1sc by CLICKING HERE.