Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Revit Manager - Gould Evans - Phoenix AZ

Gould Evans is seeking a Revit Manager to support our Phoenix studio. This is a great opportunity for a talented, confident individual that is seeking an opportunity to actively participate in project development with a large role in production. Ideal candidate will have 6-8 years of professional experience; including field experience; and possess the ability to think broadly, anticipate were the project and profession are going in the future and provide BIM guidance. Architectural registration is preferred, but not required.

At Gould Evans, we believe partnership is not about compromise. It is the expression of individual talents made manifest through a shared vision. We seek associates and clients who share our values of intellectual curiosity, collaboration and passion for meaningful design outcomes.

Our portfolio is intentionally diverse – in project type, scale, and location. This diversity is a strength that encourages innovative, critical thinking, and discourages a formulaic approach. Above all, we work to create solutions that transform their surroundings, engage their occupants, sustain their environment and support our clients’ missions.

Currently, we have more than 100 associates across our Phoenix, San Francisco, Kansas City, Lawrence, New Orleans, and Tampa studios.

Primary responsibilities of the position:
  • Provide project team coordination and leadership for all phases of the project
  • Prepare and put together drawings and assist in the modeling of projects
  • Ensure accuracy and preparation of technical documents and drawings
  • Participate in the construction administration of project assignments with a large role in production
  • Experience and passion about BIM technology

This is a full-time position which includes generous benefits such as vacation time, sick time, medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance as well as participation in a 401(k) and employee stock ownership plans.

We’re seeking candidates with:
  • Extensive Revit experience and related BIM software
  • Autodesk Certification or similar credential is preferred
  • Intellectual Curiosity and desire to stay up to date on industry standards and projections
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills: both verbal & written skills are emphasized
  • Active in community and professional organizations
  • Demonstrated field experience
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment

If this sounds like you, please submit your resume, cover letter with salary requirements and an electronic portfolio VIA EMAIL ONLY.

Please, no calls about this position. EOE/AA

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Revit Technician - Architecture - Farnsworth Group - Peoria - IL

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is a full-service engineering and architectural firm that offers our valued clients nearly 400 employees located in a nationwide network of offices. We are also one of the nation’s leaders in sustainable design initiatives. Farnsworth Group is an employee-owned company with a rich 100-year history that offers an impressive benefits and compensation program in addition to excellent career development opportunities. We have a position for a Revit Technician with architectural experience.

We have an immediate opening in our Peoria, IL office for an Architectural Technician. This position is responsible for assisting the architects and project managers; to provide redline drafting; preparing detailed scaled drawings for construction and graphic representations of architecture designs; making use of computers and architecture related software (Revit and SketchUp); making relevant views of buildings and construction details; and performing other tasks assigned by an architectural manager.

Requirements include:
  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Computer Graphics, Drafting or related degree or a combination of education and experience, required.
  • Ability to visualize and illustrate design in two or three dimension, required
  • Experience with Revit and SketchUp, required
  • Experience with Photoshop, AutoCAD, Rhinoceros, and other rendering software, preferred
  • Revit or Autodesk Certification, preferred
  • competitive Salary
  • 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, then click on the careers link.

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.

Electrical Engineers - Boston

Kelly Engineering Resources is looking for Electrical Engineers in the Greater Boston with the following qualifications:
  • A two year college degree with several years of experience or no degree and 5-10 years experience developing plans and specifications in the electrical discipline. You may also have a four year degree and several years of relevant experience.
  • Prior electrical design experience in the architectural/consulting engineering industry is essential.
  • A thorough understanding of the engineering principles in the electrical discipline.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD MEP and Revit.
If you are interested please APPLY ONLINE for the role.

Friday, September 19, 2014

BIM Engineer - Children's Hospital Colorado

Title: BIM Engineer
Department: Property Planning
Hours per week: 40, eligible for benefits
Shift: M-F 7:30-5:00

Job Overview
Responsible for management of all Children's Hospital Colorado building-related information. This person will work closely with internal department Planning, Design and Construction (PDC) Project Managers and with external architects, engineers and contractors to ensure all documentation is current and accurate. This person must stay current in their knowledge, so as to advise Children’s in best-practice decisions regarding how best to use building information models to support planning, design, construction, and facility management.

The role requires an expert level of BIM modeling ability, and a thorough understanding of how backend data can be managed within and extracted from a BIM model. The BIM Engineer will advise on how to develop internal model families, and manage external BIM families. The BIM Engineer will manage Properties within a BIM Facilities model that will be used by Children’s to support strategic planning initiatives and specific department’s needs. The BIM Engineer will work closely with external BIM modelers, auditing and verifying their work follows Children’s BIM protocols.

  • Advanced to Expert skill level using AutoCAD and Revit
  • Bachelor degree required. Preferred disciplines include information technology, business, engineering, or architecture
  • 5 years experience in Building Information Modeling
  • Experience coordinating, managing, and prioritizing multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Creative planning and problem solving skills. Strong organization skills and attention to detail. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to present information and interact effectively with management at all levels of the organziaton (medical and non-medical staff)
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Experience in a healthcare/hospital setting; experience with healthcare/hospital construction preferred
  • Familiarity with Life Safety and Building Code preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Ability to learn new software
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to Perform Essential Functions of the Job
  • Exposure to Infectious diseases: Infrequent
  • Exposure: Exposure to blood/body fluid: Occasional
  • Exposure: Exposure to chemicals: Occasional
  • Exposure: Exposure to cold/heat: Occasional
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Handles multiple priorities effectively
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Independent discretion/decision making
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Makes decisions under pressure
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Manages stress appropriately
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Works in close proximity to others and/or in a distracting environment
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Works with others effectively
  • Mental Stress: multi-tasking, meeting deadlines, prioritizing
Why Work at Children's
Children's Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcare excellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children's Colorado is a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well being of children. Continually recognized as one of the nation's outstanding hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Colorado is known both for its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research and education programs as well as the full spectrum of everyday care for kids throughout Colorado and surrounding states. With more than 1,000 healthcare professionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric specialties, Children's Colorado Network of Care includes its main campus, 16 Children's Care Centers and more than 400 outreach clinics.

A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.

Equal Employment Opportunity
It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. Be aware that none of the questions are intended to imply illegal preferences or discrimination based on non-job-related information.

To Apply email your information to Nina Lombardi or APPLY ONLINE Use BIM as search criteria, it is assigned Job ID 50061.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

REVIT Drafter/Designer - Chicago

OtterBase is looking to identify a couple new REVIT drafters and designers for their architect and engineering firm client in the downtown Chicago area. The manager is ready to make a hire ASAP and get someone in the door yesterday.

Duration: 4+ Months (potential for long-term)
Location: Chicago, IL 60603

  • Draft architectural and MEP designs/documents for a wide variety of challenging projects
  • Coordinate and communicate with the engineers for ideas, designs and information in support of engineering functions
  • Must have a strong proficiency with Revit
  • Must have a good understanding of, and the ability to read and interpret structural construction drawings
  • Minimum 2 years AutoCAD and REVIT experience
  • Strong Mechanical and Electrical CAD drafting experience with REVIT
Personal Attributes:
  • Excellent professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter capable of operating with little supervision
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, pitching in whenever needed
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment meeting deadlines
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ensures accurate time accounting and record keeping
  • Multitask, managing multiple projects. Manage time and meet all deadlines
Interested? Send your email to Brittany McGuire

Structured Cabling System Designer - Chicago

The technical recruiters OtterBase, Inc. are looking to help their client find the following person.

Structured Cabling System Designer

Job Responsibilities:
  • Structured cabling system design in support of systems designs provided by others (such as data network, voice system, security, and audiovisual)
  • -Experience with campus, riser and horizontal cabling systems, including fiber optic and copper cabling (UTP/STP, coaxial, etc.), telecommunications room layout and design
  • Experience with projects of all scales and complexities for a variety of program types, including mixed-use, core & shell, commercial, academic, healthcare, residential, data center, hospitality and civic; both domestic and international; both new construction and retrofits
  • Experience with the AIA design cycle deliverables for cabling, including SD, DD, CD, and CA
  • Perform design in both AutoCAD and Revit design software
  • Ideal candidate will have RCDD certification
Aptitude, Experience & Interest:
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point) and Adobe Acrobat X Pro
  • Action oriented and collaborative; works well independently or as part of a team
  • Able to perform work in concert with other designers and engineers
  • Takes leadership responsibilities in small and large team settings
  • Accepts accountability
  • Good verbal, written and presentation skills
INTERESTED? E-mail resume to Sara Nielsen

Plumbing / Fire Protection Engineer - Chicago

The technical recruiters OtterBase, Inc. are looking to help their client find the following person.

Plumbing / Fire Protection Engineer

  • Support the firm in the design of projects of all scales and complexities for a variety of project types, including mixed-use, commercial, academic, healthcare, residential, hospitality and civic, both domestic and international; both new construction and retrofits
  • Understand and apply engineering principles and fundamentals of fire protection design including but not limited to fire pump calculations, pipe sizing, gas suppression, deluge, pre-action systems, and high-rise design
  • Responsible for plumbing and gas piping layout/sizing; pump head calculations; plumbing fixtures and equipment selection; coordination with equipment vendors and other in-house disciplines; and shop drawing review for plumbing systems
  • Understand and apply proper interpretation of building codes and national fire codes
  • Comply with and promote PositivEnergy Practice design standards and quality assurance procedures
  • Develop contract documents (plans, specifications, and opinions of probable cost) for fire protection, smoke control, and fire alarm
  • Review shop drawings and resolve installation problems for all disciplines
  • Conduct site observations to assess, evaluate, and document existing conditions as well as provide estimates of probable cost to establish code compliance or equivalency
  • Plumbing/Fire Protection project management
  • Experience involving the design of automatic sprinkler, standpipe, and fire pump systems; clean agent suppression systems; hydraulic calculations; shop drawing review and fire protection system start-up and testing observation
  • Perform design in both AutoCAD and Revit design software
  • Meet project deadlines as required by Clients’ demands
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in analysis and design of plumbing and/or fire protection systems
  • Engineering Degree (BS Architectural Engineering, BS Mechanical Engineering, BS Fire Protection Engineering, or equivalent degree) preferred
  • Experience in Revit MEP and experience modeling HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing
  • Action-oriented and collaborative
  • Self-motivated team player with ability to work well independently
  • Good verbal and written and skills
INTERESTED? E-mail resume to Sara Nielsen