Wednesday, January 21, 2015

BIM/CAD Technician - Moye Consulting - TX

Moye Consulting is a full service Technology Systems design firm in the architectural/engineering services industry. We specialize in the design of fiber optic, copper and wireless network infrastructure (PDS), phone, physical security and aviation specialty systems, and offer assessment, planning, risk mitigation planning, design, project management, inspection and commissioning services. Our long list of clients includes DFW International Airport, Dallas Love Field, American Airlines, and Southwest Airlines, Corgan Associates, HKS, Jacobs Engineering, URS Corporation, AECOM, Gensler, KBR and Parsons.

Job Title: BIM/CAD Technician

Objective: We are seeking an experienced person interested in the growing field of Technology Systems design services in Architecture & Engineering. This position offers hands on experience working on large, complex projects.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:
  • Development of content for construction drawings in AutoCAD 2015 and Revit.
  • Preparation of calculations spreadsheets
  • Occasional participation in field survey crew documenting existing conditions on project site
  • Correspondence, coordination with Design Staff and Engineers regarding technical content and deliverables
Relationships & Roles: This position will report to the BIM Production Manager.

Requirements:
  • Min 2 years’ experience in A/E Services CAD production
  • References and valid driver’s license required
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Ability to work well under deadline pressure
  • Proof of US citizenship and ability to pass background check
Location: Irving, Texas

Equipment/Software: Computer skills, including use of MS Office applications, are required. Min 2-5 years’ experience with AutoCAD and Revit MEP 2014 or greater.

Badging Requirements: Because of the security sensitive nature of our work, fingerprinting and federal background screening may be required.

Hours/Full or Part-Time: We offer flexible hours for this position. All positions are hourly. This position is estimated at 40 hours/week.

Start of Assignment: Immediate

Pay Range: $Neg./per hour, based on experience

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and references VIA EMAIL

BIM Manager - AECOM - Arlington VA

AECOM seeks a Building Engineering BIM Manager to work across several projects with the primary focus of providing support to cross-discipline design teams to deliver using BIM methodologies. You will report progress on projects to the Project Managers on a weekly basis, assist the Director in developing and overseeing the implementation of BIM plans on a project basis as well as provide training to team members and work with the team to maintain the office BIM standard, templates, and libraries.

Duties and Responsibilities include:
  • Attending project meetings
  • Work closely with Architectural BIM manager to provide project support
  • Writing and maintaining project BIM execution plans, with review and approval by the BIM Directors.
  • Monitoring project teams’ use of BIM on projects & reporting progress to the Project Managers
  • QA/QC of project models and communicating issues/errors in the model to project teams to correct
  • Providing training to project teams, as required, in the software used on the project
  • Assisting discipline BIM leads in developing/maintaining the office BIM Standard, including procedures, content libraries, templates, etc.
Minimum Requirements:
Candidates should have a minimum of 7-10 years of direct, cross-discipline project delivery experience as well as a minimum of 3-5 years of hands-on BIM management experience.

Software requirements include:
  • 3-5 years experience in Revit MEP
  • 1-3 years experience in Navisworks
  • 1-3 years experience in ACAD AEC platforms
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Architecture (or equivalent preferred).
  • Knowledge of Solibri, ProjectWise, Simulation CFD, ElumTools and current Revit 3rd party add-ins preferred.
Why choose AECOM?
With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world following the acquisition of URS, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm. AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings. The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM companies, including URS, had revenue of $19.2 billion during the 12 months ended June 30, 2014. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line - Building Engineering
We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

What we Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Design Applications Leader - RATIO Architects - Chicago or Indianapolis

Wanted: Design Applications Leader [Revit Rock Star]

Description

RATIO Architects, Inc. is seeking a talented and passionate design technologist to fill the role of a Design Applications Leader in either our Chicago, Illinois design studio or Indianapolis, Indiana design studio. A Design Applications Leader engages project teams and leadership across the firm in support and promotion of digital design technology, BIM setup and planning, training, support services, office standards, and the effective and efficient use of BIM on all projects. Some architectural production work should be anticipated in order to stay current and in synch with project teams, and toward the continued refinement of standards. Participation in the development, testing, and implementation of new workflows and software will be important.

RATIO is committed to employing creative, self-motivated design professionals who are able to utilize current technologies to achieve design excellence. Our portfolio includes a broad range of higher education, mixed-use, corporate and civic projects in the United States, and Internationally.

Responsibilities
  • BIM setup and project technology planning
  • Assist teams with the generation of BIM implementation plans and other technology related plans, protocols, or workflows
  • Work to maintain BIM quality and fidelity, adherence to BIM plans, and adherence to modeling and information standards
  • Implementation of effective information protocols and workflows between internal project teams and external consultants
  • Coordinate with firm wide design technology group to develop, document and communicate best practices for BIM
  • Manage Revit standards, content and office templates
  • Coordinate applications support and troubleshooting with the IT group and firm-wide helpdesk
  • Develop and conduct training sessions for users at all levels of expertise
  • Coordinate with the IT group to integrate and manage software deployments, updates and service packs
  • ~25% of time to be directly billable to projects
  • Active participation in the BIM & technology community both locally and nationally
Requirements - Qualified candidates will have:
  • High-level of proficiency in Autodesk Revit in an architectural design and production environment, including the ability to administer, install and configure including add-ins
  • Demonstrated experience supporting Autodesk Revit, and an aptitude and comfort level with training and technical support in one-on-one, remote, and in group class settings
  • Expert knowledge in Revit Family creation
  • BS Arch, BArch or MArch (or equal)
  • 5 years of experience working in Revit Architecture in a production, administrative and/or support capacity on projects of differing scales
  • Working knowledge of professional architectural services from master planning and schematic design through construction documents and construction administration
Ideal candidates will also have:
  • Experience with project management, design, visualization and environmental analysis applications such as Newforma, AutoCAD, 3D Studio MAX, Navisworks, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, Sefeira and/or others
  • Knowledge of API customization and/or Dynamo
  • LEED Accreditation and/or professional licensure
Applicants must include electronic work samples or a link to work samples along with a resume and cover letter to be considered.

RATIO is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

Please submit resume and portfolio VIA EMAIL.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Revit Design Technician - ZETA - Sacramento - CA

ZETA is a privately held company transforming multifamily residential and commercial construction markets with its design and build products. Zeta pioneered off-site factory built manufacturing of net-zero energy buildings by integrating Building Information Modeling (BIM) software with advanced design tools. By combining innovative design, planning and pre-development expertise with off-site fabrication of precision built modules in a cleantech factory, ZETA produces higher quality, energy efficient buildings in less time than conventional construction methods. ZETA is funded by North Bridge Venture Partners and Black Coral Capital. For more information, visit our SITE

ZETA is seeking a Revit Architecture Design Technician to work with our building information modeling system to develop shop drawings for multifamily factory built modular projects. This position is located in our Sacramento area factory and will report directly to the Vice President of Manufacturing. The position will also be responsible for supporting the manufacturing operation with respect to information extracted from the Revit modeling system that will be utilized in accounting, manufacturing and costing systems.

Essential Functions
  • Create fabrication and assembly drawings from architectural drawings and details
  • Assure assembled systems are designed to comply with current building, plumbing and electrical codes
  • Assure assemblies meet designed structural requirements
  • Interact with manufacturing personnel to develop effective shop documentation
Qualifications
  • Degree in architecture, engineering, construction management, or related field
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with Revit Architecture in various aspects of the software
  • Full control of modeling tools
  • Full control of documentation tools
  • Moderate knowledge/experience of construction processes, means and methods
  • Moderate knowledge of building codes
  • Ability to understand and translate structural, M.E.P., and fire protection drawings
  • 3-4 years’ work experience in architecture or related office
The following skills/experience are a plus
  • Revit M.E.P. experience
  • Revit Structure experience
  • Project work sharing experience

Please APPLY ONLINE

Studio BIM Leader - NBBJ - Three Locations

NBBJ is a unique Architectural design practice, one that helps clients drive innovation by creating highly productive, sustainable spaces that free people to live, learn, work and play. We are expanding and we need amazing people like you. We’re searching for BIM ‘Rock Star’s’ to help lead the effective use of digital design technologies in our Seattle, Columbus and New York Studio’s and lead BIM implementation as an integrated member of our project teams.

Summary:

The successful candidates will understand the strategic importance of BIM and possess the critical technical and interpersonal skills needed to deliver projects effectively. They will be the champion’s for BIM in their Studio’s and work closely with other Digital Practice Leaders across the firm to support firm-wide Digital Practice initiatives and align methodologies, standards and best practices. This position offers extensive opportunities to grow within the firm and exposure to an innovative, fast-paced and highly-collaborative environment.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee BIM leadership and model management for the Studio
  • Ensure every project has sufficient BIM process oversight
  • Mentor developing talent within your studio.
  • Be the Studio’s primary contact for technical/workflow/file maintenance/application support and advice
  • Lead the advancement of BIM within the Studio and the firm
  • Represent the Studio as a member of the firm wide ‘Digital Practice’ Team
Skills and Qualifications – Required:
  • Minimum 7 years of architecture experience
  • Bachelors of Architecture or equivalent degree
  • Proven experience delivering large and complex projects using Revit
  • Advanced/Expert level knowledge of Autodesk’s Revit Architecture
  • Ability to identify and communicate areas where skills, tools and processes could be improved
  • Passion for sharing knowledge, and clearly communicating complex technical ideas to designers, managers and clients
  • Ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative team environment
Skills and Qualifications – Preferred:
  • Licensure (Architect)
  • Masters of Architecture
  • Autodesk Certified Professional in Revit
  • Proven coordination process experience including working with consultants using multiple software platforms
  • Experience and passion for ‘Computational BIM’ through using Dynamo or other scripting and programming languages
  • Workflow knowledge in associated Autodesk products including; Navisworks, 3DSMAX etc
  • Experience with Rhino and Grasshopper
This position will offer the individual opportunities to grow within the firm and exposure to an innovative, fast paced and highly collaborative environment.

Please visit our Career Center to APPLY ON-LINE.

NBBJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Design Technologies Manager - LPA - CA

The Design Technologies Manager is a critical part of LPA’s Information and Technology team, which supports and develops the workflows and digital tools used by integrated design teams at LPA. This is accomplished through collaboration, with architects, engineers, interior designers and landscape architects, on the use of building information modeling (BIM), computer aided design (CAD) and project information management (PIM) platforms.

Responsibilities
  • Engage integrated design teams with development of interdisciplinary BIM strategies
  • Help develop, document and communicate interdisciplinary BIM Project Plans
  • Collaborate with integrated design teams to develop BIM workflows
  • Setup and monitor the effective development of CAD and BIM based projects
  • Create and direct organization of CAD and BIM content and templates
  • Conduct software and workflow training
  • Research, evaluate and recommend emerging design technologies
  • Coordinate vendors, resellers and trainers
Requirements
  • Work experience in a medium to large sized architectural, engineering or construction firm
  • Passion for great customer service
  • Expert knowledge of Revit Building Design Suite and content creation
  • Intermediate knowledge of SketchUp and AutoCAD
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent work experience
  • Proven ability to thrive in highly collaborative environments
  • Proven ability to manage and complete multiple projects
  • Ability to conduct limited amounts of travel
Desired Skills
  • Experience in the practice of architecture or engineering
  • Experience with Newforma Project Center, Navisworks, AutoCAD and SpecLink-e
  • Experience with aligning hardware and software requirements
LPA is a highly collaborative integrated design firm where your passion for technology and helping people can make a difference, be valued and rewarded.

Qualified candidate are encouraged to apply directly to LPA by CLICKING HERE.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

BIM Systems Project Manager - Farnsworth Group - IL

Farnsworth Group has an immediate opening for a BIM Systems Project Manager to work with our BIM/CAD Systems Team to provide BIM project management, quality assurance and technical support for our various Discipline Groups. Job duties will include the development and management of BIM project standards and execution plans; conduct BIM project clash detection and coordination review meetings; provide Revit project design and construction document production assistance for project teams; and provide training and education to project staff.

Specific Qualifications include:
  • Associates or Technical Degree with a focus in Computer Graphics for Construction OR building systems background with focus on Computer Aided Design
  • Proficient in Revit, Navisworks and AutoCAD, required
  • Revit Certification, preferred
  • Knowledge in a wide range of design and construction work including MEP, Architecture, Structural and Civil-Survey through education or work experience.\
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Willing to travel
We offer a competitive salary and benefits program that includes:
  • Medical/Dental Plans
  • Prescription Drug Program
  • Vision Plan
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Time-off Benefits
For immediate consideration, please APPLY ONLINE or visit the Farnsworth Group WEBSITE and click on the careers link.