Wednesday, March 30, 2011

BIM Manager - CO - Denver

I've been asked to let readers know that a firm in the Denver area is looking for a BIM Manager. No details at this time. If you are interested EMAIL ME and I'll pass your information along to my contact.

I wonder if being a BIM Manager was something that occurred to Warren Zevon when he wrote "Things to do in Denver When You're Dead"??

Monday, March 28, 2011

Architectural Technician - UK - Hertfordshire

Johnson Recruitment represents the following opportunity in the UK.

A successful international contractor is looking for an Architectural Technician who specialises in Revit to join the team. The firm are committed to BIM, having used Revit for the last 10 years.
You will be technically adept, with a suitable qualification (HNC/ONC) and at least 2 years' experience. During this time you will have used Revit Architecture 'in anger' on live projects.
The position is permanent with a view to start at the beginning of May.

Contact Jack via EMAIL to express your interest in this opportunity.

Reference number: J716

Revit MEP Team Leader - UK - Central London

Johnson Recruitment represents the following opportunity in the UK.

An international multi-disciplinary firm with global opportunities is looking for a Revit MEP specialist to coordinate the output of a team of six engineers and occasionally provide in-house support. The successful candidate will have exceptional knowledge of Revit MEP, having used it ‘in anger’ on live projects for at least 2 years. They will also have the initiative and communication skills required to lead a team effectively. The position is initially a contract opportunity with a view to start in the next 2 weeks.

Contact Jack via EMAIL to express your interest in this opportunity.

Reference number: J694

Revit Guru - UK - Central London

Johnson Recruitment represents the following opportunity in the UK.

A global player with international opportunities is looking for a Revit Guru. This is a good career opportunity with a major practice committed to and pushing BIM, an exciting position for an ambitious, driven and talented Revit specialist with global aspirations. The ideal candidate will be an ambitious Revit specialist who wants to be at the forefront of BIM innovation in the future and involved in some of the most significant projects in the world. Initially you will be working on a major landmark project in London, which is currently at an early pre-model stage. You will be leading, co-ordinating, mentoring, training and growing a world class Revit team, as well as assisting on other projects in what is a very ‘hands on’ role. Strong communication skills are essential as is a thorough understanding of the Revit process so you will need to have been the team leader on at least one large Revit project.

Contact Jack via EMAIL to express your interest in this opportunity.

Reference number: J575

Revit Champion - UK - London

Johnson Recruitment represents the following opportunity in the UK.

This is a soon to be award winning, small, young, ambitious, design led practice is looking for a Revit ‘Champion’ to drive their BIM strategy, implementation and on-going development. They are totally committed to BIM with staff already Revit trained, you will have the full support of the management team. Experience of the pitfalls of setting up and running projects in the UK with Revit is essential. This is an ideal opportunity if you also want to stay involved in running jobs.

Contact Jack via EMAIL to express your interest in this opportunity.

Reference number: J687

BIM Coordinator - UK - Hertfordshire

Johnson Recruitment represents the following opportunity in the UK.

A global construction group is looking for a BIM ‘ambassador’ to efficiently utilise BIM in their projects. This internationally renowned contractor is at the forefront of BIM technology and implementation. If you have strong experience creating and leading a project’s BIM strategy this is a good career opportunity at the top of the food chain. Strong leadership and communication skills are essential – as is the initiative to tackle problems where solutions aren’t pre-prepared.

Contact Jack via EMAIL to express your interest in this opportunity.

Reference number: J594

Digital Design Coordinator - Lake | Flato Architects - TX

Lake | Flato Architects, Inc. is a nationally recognized design firm in San Antonio, TX, which fosters a collaborative, open studio environment. In 2004, Lake | Flato received the AIA National Firm Award and continues to gain recognition for environmentally sustainable design. We have been using Revit exclusively since 2007.

We are seeking a Digital Design Coordinator to provide support and
education for users of Autodesk Revit Architecture, Revit Systems and Revit Structure
applications on effective use of BIM technology.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Professional Architectural Degree preferred, Technical Degree acceptable
  • Candidates will have worked in a related field in the AEC industry
  • 3 years’ experience with versions 2009, 2010 and 2011 of Revit in a production, administrative and/or support capacity on residential and/or commercial projects
  • Proficient knowledge and understanding of building design and construction principles is required
  • Must possess a strong commitment to results, problem solving and communication skills and be able to work effectively in a team environment
General knowledge of the following software
  • Sketchup 7 & 8
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design, etc…)
  • Microsoft Office Suite (2007 & 2010)
  • Rendering software knowledge a plus (Mental Ray, Vue Infinite, Kerkythea, etc..)
Responsibilities Include

Revit / AutoCad Support
  • Support for users of Autodesk Revit Architecture and Autodesk Revit Suite
  • Develop, document and communicate best practices of BIM technologies.
  • Setting up and maintaining working environments, databases, configuration variables, family and symbol libraries, data resource files and office templates.
  • Support for users that will vary from entry level to advanced troubleshooting, software configuration and customization
  • Developing and administering user training sessions for new hires as well as existing employees continuing education in Revit software (one on one and group sessions)
  • Work with internal Sustainability Coordinator to research and integrate effective sustainability software into office, particularly interfacing with Revit (i.e. IES, Autodesk Green Building Studio & Ecotect Analysis)
  • Updating and integrating new software and releases when applicable and tested
  • Engage with project teams to strategize, employ and maintain an effective BIM strategy for project and office deliverable goals.
  • Various additional duties will be assigned as required
New Technology
  • Track new developments and methods in the architectural software community and suggest
    improvements, changes and new technologies for the office
General Computer Management
  • Interface and assist the full-time IT Systems Manager when necessary
  • Install, support and maintain all design software on our servers and workstations
Architectural Team Member
  • Approximately half of time (annually) would be working as part of project teams, billable to projects.
Salary is based on experience and abilities. Benefits (healthcare, paid vacations, 401K and a dynamic work setting) provided. To apply, send a copy of your cover letter with Salary expectations and resume – include both academic and professional – to the contact information below.

Contact: DDEmployment, attention Technical Group
Address: 311 Third Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Fax: 210-224-9515

Electrical Designer - Revit MEP - Valley Forge, PA

Kelly Engineering Resources is currently accepting resumes for a Contract to Hire Revit MEP/Electrical Designer in the Valley Forge area of Pennsylvania.

Their client is seeking a candidate with experience in the design of industrial and commercial buildings. This individual MUST be proficient in Revit MEP in order to be considered for this position.

Job Code: BHJOB3479_303248

Friday, March 18, 2011

BIM Manager - Dougherty + Dougherty Architects - CA

Dougherty + Dougherty Architects, LLP, is currently seeking an experienced Revit manager.

  • Minimum of three years supporting Revit projects
  • Managing Revit Installation and configuration
  • Creating families(content)
  • Providing user technical support
  • On-going training
  • Maintaining technical documentation
  • You'll provide expertise in collaborating and model sharing between multiple disciplines
  • Having experience with Navisworks and clash detection is very desireable
  • Inspire us to keep pushing forward, expanding seeking to improve us always
If you are interested in this position contact us via EMAIL.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Seeking BIM/Revit Opportunity - Texas

Anthony wrote to me asking to let readers know that he is available for full time or contract work. He most recently worked with Prozign Architects. He has been involved with all phases of project delivery. He also worked with HOK in Houston.

He is Revit and AutoCad proficient and has a strong construction background. Before architecture he did construction work as well as set design and construction in the advertising industry. He is also very comfortable and competent with other software such as SketchUp and Rhino. He also speaks Spanish fluently.

If you are looking for a full time key person to add to your team please contact him via EMAIL.
If you need short/long term contract support to get through a rough project delivery schedule please contact him via EMAIL too.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

CAD Designer - PBS&J - Florida

The PBS&J Architecture group seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Tampa staff as a CAD Designer. In this role you will be involved on projects related to Revit and Bently BIM production for architectural and engineering consultant services. The ideal candidate must be proficient in using Revit, Navisworks, and Bently BIM.

The ideal, motivated candidate can expect to work on a wide variety of projects both large- and small-scale. Typical duties and responsibilities of this position are:
  • Uses CAD system to enter the required data, such as precise measurements and commands, in order to generate designs, construction drawings, renderings, report graphics or other digital images.
  • Develops, organizes and prepares a variety of highly complex layouts, drawings and designs from written or verbal specifications, or from rough or detailed sketches and/or drawings made by technical professionals, converting paper documents into computerized files.
  • Produces various design options on the screen or on hard copy. May include technical professionals' verbal instructions or ideas to assist in resolving a design concept not yet completely defined.
  • Provide clash detection on projects
  • Review models
  • Train other project staff on appropriate use of Revit
  • Uses CAD to design, redesign, modify or otherwise edit existing design.
  • Performs other such duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

The appropriately qualified candidate will have the following core competencies and required experience:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related technical field is preferred
  • A minimum of 5 years of Revit experience
  • A working knowledge of Revit, Navisworks, and Bently BIM
The PBSJ Corporation and its subsidiaries, PBS&J and Peter R. Brown Construction, Inc., joined Atkins, the world’s 11th largest design firm, on October 1, 2010. We share a long-standing reputation for technical excellence and providing the most cost-effective and carbon-conscious solutions for clients. We have 120+ years of combined experience and have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to all of our clients’ needs at local and national levels. US-based PBS&J was founded in 1960 and provides design, program management, environmental science, and construction management services to private and public clients.

Candidates are encouraged to apply at to requisition #13959. We provide a proactive approach to the career development of our employees, a flexible compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; automotive insurance options; Employee Stock Ownership Plan and a 401(k) plan. PBS&J is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.