Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Architectural Production Team Member

QPK Design, an award winning architectural firm in Syracuse, New York, is looking to add an experienced architectural production team member. You need a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience assembling commercial construction documents utilizing Revit Architecture or AutoCAD. This position requires the ability to assemble a set of construction documents from schematic design to 100% documents working with a senior architect.

You must hold a minimum two year associates degree, communicate professionally, have strong organizational skills, and work integrally on a team. This is a full time position for qualified applicants complete with competitive salary and benefits package.

Submit your resume VIA EMAIL to Michael P. O’Shea.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Structural Engineering Drafter - Bethlehem PA

Pennoni Associates Inc. is a multi-discipline consulting engineering firm. They are seeking an enthusiastic and outgoing drafter with Revit and CAD experience to join their structural division in Bethlehem, PA.

General Description
  • Responsible for drafting and detailing a wide variety of both new construction and rehabilitation drawings for building structures.
  • Field observations and verification of construction on project sites
  • Independent learner
  • Capable of taking on new tasks and completing assignments with limited oversight
  • Associates degree required
  • 0-3 years of related work experience preferred
  • AutoCAD, REVIT,& MS Office skills and experience preferred
If you are interested in learning more contact Craig Barbieri via telephone: 215-254-7887.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Revit Structure Technician - Atlanta

Stanley D. Lindsey & Associates, Ltd. (SDL) is seeking an experienced Revit Structure technician to prepare complex engineering drawings and assist in Revit Structure training. A minimum of four years of Revit Structure expertise and willingness to work as part of a team is required. Experience in Tekla Structures is desirable.

This position is responsible for providing a full range of drawing production work for the structural discipline. Applicant will be required to produce complete BIM models utilizing Revit Structure from limited verbal and/or written descriptions provided by registered professional engineers. Applicant shall be capable of the creation and maintenance of custom families, templates, and office-wide BIM standards. Individual must demonstrate independent decision making skills in drawing production and project execution. Must have an ability to coordinate BIM and CAD deliverables and successfully correspond with clients or outside personnel. Other duties as assigned.

SDL is a strong and stable structural design firm, in business for over 40 years. SDL’s Atlanta office has a primary focus on multistory buildings; however SDL completes a variety of project types and sizes. This is a great opportunity for the right person who is conscientious and enjoys working on larger projects. Our office is located in Wildwood office complex in Marietta, GA.

SDL provides an excellent array of employee benefits including vacation, sick leave, short term disability, Medical, Vision, and Dental. The company absorbs around 96.5% of Medical, Vision, and Dental premium for both single and family coverage. The company also provides a 401(k), excellent work environment, and an attractive work schedule.

Please visit our Contact/Careers page to apply. Qualified applicants must submit their information through this form (on our Contact/Careers page). Please enter Revit Jobs – Revit Position in the Comments field on the form.

Revit and BIM Personnel

Modulus Consulting, an established West Coast BIM consulting firm, is seeking individuals with BIM experience to join in the growth and expansion of the business.

Individuals with experience in either architecture, engineering or construction backgrounds are welcome. While advanced expertise in Autodesk Revit is not required, a working knowledge of "live" projects is required. A breadth of experience and awareness of Revit implementation on complex projects is highly desired. The job may require some occasional travel, dependent upon the project. Successful candidates will work on world-class projects and with extraordinary firms.

This job is intended to be a salaried position with benefits. Relocation costs will be paid for the right candidates. Respondents are required to list their project experience with Autodesk Revit.

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Friday, April 25, 2014

Project Architect

Ankrom Moisan Architects is a global leader in multi-family housing solutions, designing projects that range from micro-apartments to luxury condominiums, and include student, affordable, and senior housing. Our Portland office is seeking a Project Architectwith 5+ years of experience to participate in project development throughout the creative process and all phases of design and construction.

At AMA we make it our mission to create places where people and communities thrive. We express that not only in the work we produce, but in the way we work with one another. Our Portland studio offers an environment that is inclusive, transparent, horizontal, and communicative.

AMA teams collaborate across disciplines using strong listening skills to strengthen relationships with clients, contractors, and consultants. We are looking for a dynamic, passionate, well rounded professional Project Architect to join our team.

The Position
  • Working with clients and teams on a broad range of technical and design projects
  • Collaborate on the development of the project program and building concepts
  • Effectively presenting work products at in-house design and client meetings
  • Work with project teams to develop designs, produce construction documents, and benchmark results (Post Occupancy Evaluations)
  • Collaborate with the project team to develop design concepts and contribute to the design process
  • Minimum of five years of professional experience
  • Experience with multi-family housing is a plus
  • An in-depth understanding of key industry trends, information sources, and strategic planning
  • Knowledge of building codes and ability to research codes as needed
  • Production of architectural construction documents
  • Excellent quantitative and analytic skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Photoshop, and InDesign
  • Knowledge of 3-D modeling / rendering software, ACAD, and Revit
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • A career-motivated professional who is energetic and possesses a superb work ethic and exhibits strong moral standards
  • A self-starter who is able to work well independently but can effectively communicate with the teams
  • Possesses a high level of self-confidence and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Willingness and ability to travel, on short notice
  • Accredited professional degree in Architecture preferred

Provide digital examples of your experience making of things with your own hand, like graphic design, art, photography, craft, or construction. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and digital work examples referencing the position title in the subject line Via EMAIL to Elizabeth Bertapelle.

BIM Specialist - Portland, Oregon

Ankrom Moisan Architects are seeking a BIM Specialist who is a motivated and creative troubleshooter to join our BIM team. This position includes general Revit support, firm-wide resource building, and consultation with active project teams. Flexibility, attention to detail, and an eagerness to teach others will be fundamental to this position. We are committed to providing superior service to our clients. We believe that cooperative team work and communication is the key to client satisfaction. Your position as a BIM Specialist is vital to the success of our business.

  • Excellent disposition
  • Excellent attendance
  • Even temperament
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good aptitude
  • Willingly accepts assignments
  • Key team worker
Job Duties Include
  • Desk-side support and training for the Portland office
  • Troubleshooting technical issues regarding Revit Architecture and related software
  • Working closely with and reporting to the BIM Manager for implementing rollouts of new tools, features, and releases
  • Assisting in the Revit standardization process through creating components, editing templates, and document creation in response to the recent rebranding of the firm
  • Teaching Revit classes for the Portland office
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and digital work examples via Email to Elizabeth Bertapelle

No phone calls regarding this job posting, please.

Monday, April 14, 2014

BIM Technologist - SmithGroup - Washington DC

SmithGroupJJR is an idea-oriented design firm that is committed to creating inspiring places that enrich the human spirit. We believe extraordinary environments are created when the design process is based on the principles of exploration, experimentation, innovation, research, and collaboration. Our expertise in providing thoughtful and innovative solutions keeps SmithGroupJJR as one of the foremost architectural and engineering firms in the world. SmithGroupJJR was recently named #1 for design quality and #2 overall by Architect, the magazine of the American Institute of Architects.

The Washington, DC office of SmithGroupJJR is looking for a BIM Technologist to join our team. SmithGroupJJR project teams create BIM models as an integral part of the project delivery process. The BIM Technologist will provide practitioners and local office BIM application experts with mentoring in the use of BIM authoring technologies. Areas of focus will include direct user, project team and enterprise level support.

Working with us, you will
  • Provide practitioners and local office BIM application experts with mentoring in the use of BIM authoring technologies
  • Focus on Direct User Support: Provide training to new and existing staff
  • Focus on Project Team Support: Mentor staff in BIM project initialization activities, creation of BIM execution plans, project support activities, and BIM stabilization skills; contract review for BIM terms and conditions; occasional direct participation in complex project startup; facilitate and/or accomplish BIM health checks; recognize and diagnose model problems
  • Focus on Enterprise Support: SmithGroupJJR has offices across the country. This role is a member of our BIM Advanced Support team and will assist in developing firm-wide standards, content and workflow development, training collateral and our BIM strategy. This includes the research, testing and deployment of related software and hardware. You will be a key member in facilitating development of new tools for our discipline and practices groups.
An ideal candidate has
  • Seven or more years of experience in the field of Architecture with previous experience in a BIM leadership role
  • Strong knowledge in the use of Autodesk Revit and complementary BIM authoring software
  • Previous experience in providing support in the use of Revit platform applications
  • The ability to provide BIM support services in a knowledgeable, patient and courteous manner
  • Strong interest and aptitude for troubleshooting model performance issues. Strong communication skills including the ability to participate actively in meetings
  • Strong ability to work well in team scenarios
  • Experience and skills in authoring BIM application training collateral and teaching
  • The ability to make presentations as part of client relations and training
SmithGroupJJR offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefit package, including 401(k) and continuing educational reimbursement. We offer 3 weeks of paid time off within the first year of employment, with the option of purchasing additional time off, and pay for 7 or 8 federal holidays. We also offer an alternative work schedule that provides employees with an additional 15 days off per year (usually Fridays) to help with work/life balance.

Interested in joining us? Get started today by CLICKING THIS LINK.


Designer/Revit Modeler - Aronson Security Group - Seattle

Designer/Revit Modeler - Access Control Systems
Location: Seattle, WA

About the Job
Working with project managers, estimators and engineering staff this position is responsible for drafting, design and documentation of electronic video surveillance and access control security systems in large facilities and buildings, which includes quality control, engineering standards, scheduling, and assisting in pre-bid project design review.

Responsibilities include the following
  • Interprets and creates detailed electrical drawings, schematics and illustrations as directed by the Engineering Manager including but not limited to initial sketches for proposals, panel and SJB designs for production, floor plans, block diagrams, point-to-point, door elevations, door details for installation, and as-built drawings upon project completion
  • Determines most effective presentation to assure conformity to applicable codes and specifications
  • Provides for compliance with items such as specifications, tolerances and safety factors when performing highly specialized electrical designs
  • Prepares one-line diagrams, conduit and wire schedules and panel schedules
  • Creates loading schedules and updates material requisitions to ensure the proper model number will be ordered by the Project Manager at beginning of projects
  • Meets the estimated drafting hours on projects
  • Maintains drawing database, insuring drawings and revisions are stored in a logical order, and regular and frequent backups are performed
  • Maintains all drafting hardware, including computers, plotters, copiers, and blueprint machines
  • Orders and stocks drafting supplies
  • Adequate and accurate time posting of all engineering to projects
  • Works with the Engineering Manager to maintain company engineering and drafting standards
  • Maintains an engineering/drafting package for all manufactures in a template or cookie-cutter format
  • Maintains the engineering and project files on the company file server
Education, Experience and Skills
  • Associate’s Degree in a technical capacity
  • Four plus years working in the electronic field where AC/DC theory is used on a daily basis
  • At least 1 year of Revit modeling experience
  • Four plus years working with AutoCAD drafting program
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge and experience with MS Word, inventory software, MS Excel, design software (including Revit), project management software and programmable logic software
  • AutoCAD and manufacturer training certificates are desired
About the Company
Aronson Security Group (ASG) is a premier independent integrator of enterprise commercial security solutions. We have built a strong reputation for engineering and service for over 40 years. ASG provides customized electronic access control, video surveillance and intrusion detection expertise to premier organizations in the state and local government, healthcare, commercial campuses, as well as education vertical markets.

In addition to competitive wages, ASG offers a superb benefits package including:
Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Employer-paid life insurance, Employer-paid Long-Term Disability Insurance, Paid Vacation and Sick time, as well as Paid Holidays.

Click Here to Download Complete Job Description and for instructions to APPLY

Revit Modeler - Phillips Lighting - Mississippi

Your Challenge
You will be responsible for development of BIM symbols and providing BIM and photometry database support for our fully dedicated BIM practitioner within Applications Engineering. You will maintain a challenging schedule for production of BIM and associated resources. You will support the process of creating BIM symbols within Revit and crafting supporting databases.

Your Responsibilities
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM) Development
  • Reviewing input data for adequacy and retrieving additional data as required
  • Editing and preparing raw source data for BIM development
  • Assembling BIM family information into Microsoft Excel
  • Cataloging BIMs in Microsoft Access
  • Generating BIM related reports for management
  • Maintaining a literature database directly utilized in BIM development
  • Constructing Building Information Models (BIMs) for all products using Revit Photometry Resource Management
  • Assembling literature and IES files slated for publication into resource database
  • Reviewing photometry for viability and accuracy
  • Generating photometry related reports for management
Your Team
This role supports our customer design community by providing BIM resources necessary for the specification of Philips Lighting products. The BIM support role within the Applications Engineering group provides insight into the specification community and expedites the efforts of our own Product Management, Engineering and Marketing groups. The position resides in Tupelo, Mississippi, but involves interaction with all Philips Lighting fixture manufacturing operations.

Our Offer
This position represents a challenging role for a technically oriented candidate interested in working with leading-edge technologies to develop state-of-the-art computerized design resources. This opportunity is an ideal platform to learn the rapidly growing field of Building Information Modeling and an opportunity to advance into a broader role in BIM development and Layout Support. BIM technology is critical to the specification effort for our products in the modern marketplace. You will expedite our success in this vital area.

What We Are Looking For
  • Candidate must be a skilled AutoCAD and Revit practitioner with demonstrable proficiency in the latest versions of the software
  • Candidate must have a mastery of Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and Access
  • Experience in technical database management is important
  • Superior communication skills are essential
  • The ability to organize, maintain and conclude tasks in a timely fashion is important
  • Candidate must be fully trained in the latest versions of AutoCAD and Revit and have two to five years of practical experience with each.
  • Candidate must be fluent with Microsoft Office with demonstrable skills in Excel and Access.
  • A two-year technical degree in AutoCAD and Revit is required.

Philips is an equal employment employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Click this LINK to APPLY on the Philips Lighting Careers site

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Job Captain/Junior Architect - CA

Firm: David Watson Architect, Manhattan Beach, CA.

Job description: High-end, custom, residential, architectural design firm seeking a Job Captain/Junior Architect to assist principal architect directly in all areas of project design, development and management.
  • High level of proficiency in Revit.
  • AutoCAD and hand-drafting skills.
  • Exceptional design sensibility and attention to detail.
  • Professional degree in architecture or design-related field.
You must have working, architecture office experience in Revit.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and portfolio samples via EMAIL ONLY – please note the combined size must not exceed 5MB. No hard copies, drop-ins or telephone calls please.