Category Archives: MEP Jobs

Job Opening – Mechanical BIM Designer

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. 

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward. 

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is currently seeking to hire a Mechanical BIM Specialist for our East Region Design Center in Charlotte, NC. This person will be responsible for the BIM production of facilities related mechanical systems (HVAC and plumbing) across a variety of markets including Water/Wastewater, Municipal, Industrial, and Federal. This person will coordinate and work closely with a lead mechanical engineer and a multidiscipline design team throughout the entire life cycle of projects from planning stages, through the development of construction documents. This individual will be responsible for the development of mechanical systems models, detailing, and plan creation in BIM. This individual should be self-motivated, with initiative to deliver high quality mechanical construction documents.

 

Required Qualifications

• Associates Degree in related field or experience required

• 1 to 3+ years experience in support of mechanical systems production with associates degree. 

• 6+ years experience in support of mechanical production required with no degree. 

• Exceptional Revit skills are required

• An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must 

Preferred Qualifications

• Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm

• Strong preference given to local candidates 

Why HDR

At HDR, we know work isn’t only about who you work for; it’s also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

  • For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver’s license and compliance with our vehicle policy.

Please apply at: https://hdr.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=146509&lang=en&src=UNV-11481

Revit Freelance

A company has contacted us with openings for several people who can freelance or perform contract Revit work.  They’re looking for both architectural & mechanical drafters and the work can be done from home during the day, at night or on weekends.

This position must stay in close contact and manage working relationships with design teams, project managers, quality control, and other related business partners to maintain project schedule and design accuracy. Be able to manage the changing variables in a project. You must be able to work with residential building plans and convert it into Revit drawings. Coordinating with project management and the builder to ensure that accurate, details communications are maintained.

If you’re interested, please send your resume to jobs@revitusergroup.com

Job Opening – Revit / AutoCAD

Scientific Environmental Design, Inc.

High Point, NC

Job Description

If you are proficient in Autocad and Revit and enjoy working with a great team, then you’ll want to consider the unique opportunities this position offers.

Job Summary

This position must stay in close contact and manage working relationships with design teams, project managers, quality control, and other related business partners to maintain project schedule and design accuracy. Be able to manage the changing variables in a project. You must be able to work with residential building plans and convert it into Revit drawings. Coordinating with project management and the builder to ensure that accurate, details communications are maintained. You will develop heat loss/heat gain structure load analysis using SED’s proprietary design criteria. There are also duct design & space planning elements that are part of the project design process. This position requires timely completion of projects. You will need to demonstrate the ability to adapt quickly in this ever-changing business. 

SED will provide trying on our specific analysis process. 

Telecommuting and working on a contact basis will be considered for the right applicant

Job Qualifications:

• 2 years experience using Revit, working with templates, families, schedules, space planning, and documentation.

• Proficiency in Autodesk Revit Architecture (currently using 2016)

• Proficiency in Autocad (currently using 2016)

• Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

SED is looking to fill this position by February, 1 2017.

Contact:

Neal Kearney 704 431 3754, nkearney@sedefficiency.com

Tutor Needed – Republic Refrigeration

Our company (Republic Refrigeration), is looking for a tutor that is capable of designing a class tailored for our specific needs. We would need to concentrate on piping, duct, and a small amount of family design.

Interested parties should contact:
Daniel Serrano
daniels@republicrefrigeration.com

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