Monday, October 20, 2008

Revit Specialist - Burt Hill

Burt Hill is seeking a Revit Specialist to join our staff. With a focus on sustainable design, technology integration, and energy management, Burt Hill is an international design firm providing award-winning innovation and exceptional service across a broad range of markets. We are a full-service organization ready to assist our clients in all aspects of the building process.

Position Summary
The Revit Specialist will provide hands on assistance to the Revit project teams as well promote the overall use and growth of Revit within Burt Hill.

Position Responsibilities
- Will assist project teams with managing project files
- Provide support and serve as a resource for project teams
- Assist and train Revit users
- Understanding of 3-D Modeling

Position Requirements
- Degree in Architecture or equivalent experience
- 2+ years Revit Experience
- Strong design skills
- Have excellent written and oral communications skills to convey ideas and solutions to all levels of management and staff
- Must be a self-starter and care about quality
- Passion for learning about new computer-aided design technology

About Us
Having ten offices in the United States, two offices in UAE and one office in India, Burt Hill is among the world’s largest architecture, engineering, interior design, and landscape architecture companies. Our clients benefit from the expertise of over 1000 professionals, many of whom have dedicated their entire careers to the firm. With our legacy of technical expertise and our superior service to clients, Burt Hill has become a leader in the design of facilities for higher education, K-12 education, healthcare, science and technology, corporate/commercial, and residential and destination development markets.

Please submit resumes to Pat Murphy.

Burt Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer

BIM Manager - Burt Hill - PA

Burt Hill seeks an experienced practitioner-technologist to join our "BIM Team" as a dedicated IT employee working alongside professional architects, engineers, and visualization and information technology experts to achieve our firm-wide vision for integrated practice. The BIM Team partners with various expert "practice groups" around the firm, oversees the firm's aggressive transition from a document-driven to building information modeling workflow, and conducts research and development of new tools and techniques that bring value to our process.

- Provide helpdesk support for BIM technologies primarily for our Pittsburgh location; secondarily to other Pennsylvania/Ohio offices. Additional travel may include other east coast and overseas offices
- Provide project-based ‘kick-off’ and ‘on-demand’ training/coaching as needed;
- Promote Burt Hill’s innovative best practices and methodologies within project teams by providing project audits and follow-up training
- Collaborate with other members of our Practice Technology Group to refine, develop & implement standards, training curriculums, and support practices across Burt Hill
- Help design and develop our best-in-class documentation & knowledge management resource
- Work closely with architectural, engineering, and energy analysis experts to develop industry leading practices that enable Burt Hill’s ‘integrated project delivery’ and ‘building lifecycle services
- Collaborate and coordinate with peer technology professionals in our Business and Core Technology groups
- Imagine, innovate, and implement alongside Practice Leaders across the firm in areas including Design, Energy/Performance Analysis, Sustainable Planning & Design, Visualization

Job Requirements
- Must have a pre-professional or professional degree related to Architecture and/or Engineering or commensurate experience within the AEC industry. Building design/construction experience a plus.
- Minimum of two years experience with Revit Architecture required; Revit MEP experience desirable.
- Familiarity with Building Information Modeling/Management and Integrated Project Delivery concepts a plus.
- Relevant technical/computing experience, including concepts of programming, interoperability, and data exchanges strongly desirable.
- Familiarity with design & visualization applications like SketchUp, 3D Max, Photoshop, and InDesign desirable.
- As we transition from document-based to BIM-based workflows, familiarity with legacy applications such as AutoCAD or Microstation a plus.

About Us
Burt Hill is recognized as an innovative leader in designing integrated solutions. Operating from nine locations in the United States and two abroad, more than 800 professionals at Burt Hill offer architecture, engineering, interior design, landscape architecture, creative services, and master planning services with a particular focus on sustainable design, technology integration, and energy management. By providing expertise and exceptional service, our talented professionals meet the business needs of clients in the higher education, sciences, healthcare, corporate, and commercial sectors.

To learn more about us, please visit our WEBSITE.

Burt Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Friday, October 10, 2008

CAD / REVIT Development Supervisor - Los Angeles

Angi Whitford with Aerotek Architecture & Engineering is representing the following opportunity.

Our client, a leader in the MEP Engineering and Consulting world, is seeking an experienced CAD Development Supervisor / REVIT Specialist for their Los Angeles office. You will be interacting with various project teams and serving as an integral part of the Design Technology team, supporting CAD production and standards and serving as a training and teaching resource.

Job Description
-Managing, training, and teaching REVIT to the engineering team.
-Duties will include drafting redlines, providing design assistance and managing CAD coordination on projects.
-Responsible for setting up drawings, ensuring quality, and managing the production of existing CAD staff and offering training when necessary.
-Manage relationships with external CADD/BIM system consultants and developing training materials and conducting REVIT training.
-Create upgrades and deployment strategies for REVIT.

Required Experience
-REVIT MEP experience and a REVIT expert.
-7+ years proficiency with AutoCAD (AutoCAD MEP 2008 and NavisWorks is a plus)
-Minimum of 3 years experience managing CADD/BIM systems.
-Above average troubleshooting skills, strong analytical problem solving skills, and the ability to interpret technical questions.
-IT related or helpdesk support knowledge is a big plus.
-Prior experience within an engineering firm is highly desired.
-Familiarity with one of the Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing trades is preferred.
-Experience as a Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing or fire protection Designer/Drafter is preferred.

Required Skills


Please submit a resume via EMAIL.

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

BIM/Revit Technical Specialist - Dallas, TX

COINS (Construction Industry Solutions, Inc.), is a global solutions partner with offices in the USA, UK, Ireland, Australia and Asia. We are a software developer, a leading provider of Autodesk BSD (Architectural and MEP) solutions, Autodesk ISD (civil and geospatial) solutions, and an Autodesk Authorized Training Center. The Dallas, Texas office is seeking a BIM/Revit Technical Specialist that will be responsible for pre and post sales support, as well as implementation and training services focusing on Autodesk BIM/Revit solutions.


The BIM/Revit Technical Specialist will be responsible for:
Providing pre and post sales support in the form of standard and custom product demonstrations.
Providing high-level product presentations at seminars, workshops and client sites.
Performing classroom training, individualized training, and professional consulting to COINS BSD customers.
Providing skilled and dependable customer support.
Becoming an expert in using and instructing Autodesk's BSD products.
Working closely with management and sales staff to deliver software and service solutions in a timely manner.

Required Experience:

The chosen candidate should have:
Knowledge of one or more of the Autodesk Revit BSD products: Revit Architecture, Revit MEP and Revit Structure.
Strong organizational and time management skills (planning, managing priorities and follow through).
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Problem solving and decision making ability.
The ability to effectively manage and maintain business relationships with a high degree of integrity and trust.
A solid understanding of the Windows environment, Internet and Microsoft Office.
3 to 5 years experience in design and drafting within the Architectural and/or MEP field preferred.
A four year related degree is preferred.
Knowledge of one or more of the following Autodesk BSD products is a plus: AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD MEP and AutoCAD.
Knowledge of other industry applications is a plus but not required.

We Offer:
Highly competitive salary plus incentives
Paid medical, dental, vision & prescription benefits
Very generous holiday, vacation and sick leave benefit
Excellent work environment

For more information:

E-mail: dave dot meister at coins-global dot com
Or call Dave at 972.910.9076

Monday, October 6, 2008

CAD/Revit Technologist - Toronto, Canada

Mark Carmona with 925 Executive Talent Solutions, Inc. is representing the following position. If you are interested email him for more information, or call: (949) 600-7544 ext. 10.

Position Summary:

CAD/Revit Architectural Technologist will be responsible for providing a range of production services to the company for a specialized project.

Key Technological Responsibilities:

Assist with contract administration
Perform site reviews
Prepares, corrects and updates documents related to Project Architecture on AutoCAD and Revit.
Prepares drawings during design phases under tight deadlines
Develops solutions to technical and design problems
Work with project team to assist overall effort of completing various project phases
Perform special projects, project coordination and administrative tasks
Assist in the development of the Edmonton office
Assist in searching and documenting codes, regulations for specific projects
Check drawings prepared by others for accuracy of dimensions, notes and abbreviations

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum of 2 years of progressive architectural production experience
Ability to provide multiple services in a demanding organizational setting
Decisive with good judgment and decision making skills to act effectively in resolving issues which arise.
Demonstrated interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to problem solve quickly and effectively
Ability to work independently and within a team environment
Excellent communication and organizational skills

Proficiency in AutoCAD and computer literate in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook
Revit experience considered an asset

Completion of post-secondary education in Architecture, Architectural Technology or Interior Design