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Assistant BIM Process Manager

Position based in Raleigh, NC Office; option for Charlotte, NC

 Job Description

The primary role of the Assistant Process Manager (APM) is to execute the successful implementation of technology and related processes and serve as an expert resource to a project team during both Preconstruction and Operations phases of the project. The APM is involved in project pursuits and helps develop BIM (Building Information Modeling) strategies for proposals. They lead the development of models, marketing materials, and are heavily involved in training efforts related to technology.

Essential Functions

  • Assists the Development of the BIM implementation Plan on new projects
  • Assists the execution of Balfour Beatty’s role in preconstruction workflows
  • Assist the project team to execute the BIM Implementation Plan
  • Assist development of the BIM schedule
  • Manages Clash Detection sessions and BIM related meetings
  • Build models or further develops existing models to be used for specific BIM processes at all project phases
  • Assist project teams by modeling building systems as needed
  • Maintain and expand Balfour Beatty BIM content and detail libraries
  • Produces site plans, models, animations and renderings
  • Proactively pursues personal development to remain proficient in latest BIM technologies and programs
  • Performs laser scanning and registration

Education and Experience

  • B.S. in Construction Management, Engineering, Design or related field and 4+ years of experience in the implementation of BIM/technology, operations, estimating, or related roles
  • Demonstrates solid presentation skills and verbal/written skills.
  • Demonstrates proficiency using the basics functions of a personal computer (email, internet, Word, Excel, Office, Outlook, etc). Is proficient using or knowledgeable of the following software: Navisworks, Revit, AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Blue Beam, BIM 360 Field/Glue, Recap

Working Conditions

• The Process Leader working in Technology & Process Development will be located in the main office. Performance of this job requires meetings at off-site locations and jobsites.

 

Email resume to: rlawrence@balfourbeattyus.com

Virtual Design and Construction Specialists

BE&K Building Group is looking for talented Virtual Design and Construction individuals who wish to grow in their career and join our team!  

Our VDC (Virtual Design & Construction) Specialists are responsible for a wide range of BIM /VDC duties including but not limited to BIM coordination, model based quantity takeoff, assistance in VDC training of other project team members, working with subcontractors and designers regarding constructability issues; creating 2D/3D/4D logistics plans, researching and helping to implement new and emerging VDC related software and technologies and creating 3D and 4D visualization, renderings and simulations as needed for presentations and project pursuits. This position also assists and supports project management in duties and is involved with field activities, working closely with Project Managers and Superintendents on design and constructability coordination issues.


DESIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  •  Two to Four-year Engineering, Architecture or Construction Management degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years of BIM related Design and/or Construction experience.



DESIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications and Autodesk AutoCAD, Revit, Navisworks, and SketchUp.
  • Knowledge of any other specified computer software or program skills that will be required for the position such as scheduling and quantity survey processes.
  • Experience with model coordination, rendering and animation software a plus.
  • Understanding of construction detailing and techniques.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills – verbal, written and graphic.
  • Willingness to be given instruction with the ability to plan, prioritize, organize and manage responsibilities on multiple projects

    To learn more about BE&K Building Group and apply, please visit us at www.bekbg.com

Production Technology Specialist

SUMMARY

We are looking for an individual with superior drafting technology abilities and great communication skills to help develop and support the evolving production technology environment for one of the fastest growing architecture firms in the United States!

 

POSITION DETAILS

This individual will:

  • Support core business applications – including Revit and AutoCAD
  • Create new tools and content
  • Assist in developing innovative strategies to drive production technology
  • Identify possible process improvements through the use of technology
  • Create and maintain packaged deployments for Autodesk software
  • Develop and maintain Revit templates and families
  • Assist in maintaining BSB Design’s national detail library
Qualifications include:
  • Associate’s degree in Drafting Technology/Applied Sciences, architectural background preferred. Must also have:
    • 5+ years of production experience in design, modeling, drafting or engineering
    • 5+ years of production experience with Autodesk Revit and/or Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Passion for process improvement

 

View more information & apply

Project Architects, Architectural Interns, and Revit Technicians

FMK Architects, an award winning architectural design firm located in Charlotte, NC, is seeking bright, talented and enthusiastic individuals to join the FMK team. We are a multi‐disciplinary design firm with a 25 year history of providing award architecture and planning services for urban development, multi‐ family residential, mixed‐use, commercial and healthcare clientele.

Immediate needs include positions for Project Architects, Architectural Interns, and Revit Technicians. We use Revit as our main software platform and are looking for individuals who can bring their individual talents and energy along with a desire to work in a BIM software environment. All positions have a minimum requirement of 1+ years of working Revit experience in an architecture firm.

Salary is commensurate with position, experience and skill level.

To find out more about FMK Architects please visit our website at www.fmkarchitects.com. Please send resumes to info@fmkarchitects.com , Attn: Jonathan Krueger

Virtual Construction BIM Coordinator

Job Responsibilities
Edifice, Inc is in search of a Virtual Construction BIM Coordinator. This position also requires problem solving skills and must have a strong understanding of construction. This position will be responsible for helping lead the development and utilization of virtual building models and related technologies assisting construction, preconstruction, sales, and project coordination. Duties include a high level of communications with our project teams, training of field team members, design partners and subcontractors. This position requires training and coordination with internal and external design and trade personnel in the utilization of BIM software and related technologies.

Job Qualifications

  • Ability to create and/or modifying building models, performing clash detection , and generally leading project teams to realize the 3D/4D/5D/6D benefits and applying it to virtual construction processes within projects.
  • Ability to read and interpret: Construction Methods, Materials and Codes, Site Requirements, Building Engineering and Designs for Architectural, Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Structural Engineering and other similar subjects.
  • Self-driven and motivated, possess excellent oral and written communication skills and able to Multi-Task projects, with different milestones and deadlines, and have a Strong attention to detail.
  • Must have strength in Revit/CAD standards, protocols, procedures, Etc.
  • Must be able to perform necessary clerical duties based on departmental needs, research, and sort; assemble data and clearly present and communicate findings clearly.
  • Good planning, organizing, documenting, and communication skills.
  • Team oriented work ethic.

Software Competencies
Current versions of: Revit Architecture, Revit Structure, Revit MEP, AutoCAD, Navisworks Manage, BIM360 Field/Glue, Design Review, 3D MAX, Microsoft Office Suite.

Education and/or Experience

  • A combination of education and experience equivalent to a two-year technical degree and three (3) years of related job experience in an architectural or construction firm, including a minimum of three (3) years’ experience with AutoCAD/Revit in a related field.

Email resumes’ to: csocha@edificeinc.com

Architectural Intern

WMBA, an award winning, fast pace, Architectural & Interior Design Firm specializing in Healthcare & Bio-Tech industries is immediately seeking a full time architectural intern with a minimum of 1 year experience. Candidates should be creative and self-motivated, with a professional degree in architecture. Applicants will contribute to a collaborative design studio environment that requires creative problem solving and design skills with multi-tasking abilities to manage time effectively on a multitude of projects. 

Send Resumes to:
Wright McGraw Beyer Architects, p.a. 
2201 Water Ridge Parkway 
Suite 550
Charlotte, NC 28217
Attn: Heather Hogan 
hhogan@wmba.net