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.

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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