BIM Coordinator - Water Business
CA-Irvine, CA-Los Angeles, CA-San Marcos
Date published: 13-May-2018
Opportunity: Experienced Hire
Business Line: Water
Business Plan: ENT
Black & Veatch (B&V) Water is committed to using BIM technology to execute the design, construction, and commissioning of both new construction and retrofit projects. BIMs (3-Dimensional Models) will be built to describe the design and construction work to be performed. The BIM Coordinator leads BIM/Virtual Construction efforts on large projects or groups of smaller projects - Includes establishing objectives, providing technical direction, and production of deliverables. Assists with the development of BIM scope, schedule and budget for assigned projects. Demonstrate expert level knowledge of at least one BIM design application or design discipline.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Engineering Standards: Applies knowledge of standards, systems, document control, departmental guides, applicable codes and B&V policies and procedures. May review project requirements and accurately determine the correct format and contents of the required deliverables. Quality / Continuous Improvement: Proactively applies B&V Quality Program to deliverables. Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts. Reviews design inputs in order to ensure consistency. Assists to ensure deliverables are in compliance with the specific codes and standards suitable for the project. Engineering Production: May apply basic engineering principles and established design practices in developing moderately complex design concepts and deliverables. Begins to apply judgment and make decisions with respect to deliverables and input interpretation. Capable of handling difficult technical assignments within an area of expertise and can provide technical guidance to other professionals. Performs design calculations, detailed material quantities and estimates, and records. May review the deliverables of others. May define work assignments and maintain schedules. May program control systems or participate in other plant start-up activities associated with a specialized area of expertise. Project Coordination: Coordinates with other design group personnel to review and exchange project information necessary for design development. May support field activities. Client Focus: Focuses on the needs of internal clients while utilizing an understanding of external client's main interests and drivers. Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Proactively seeks and shares knowledge of latest technologies and processes. May apply judgment and makes decisions with respect to deliverables and input interpretation. People Management - (supervision - career development - developing professionals, mentoring): May assist with performance management process, mentoring, and recognition. Provide guidance to lesser experienced Engineering technicians. May provide mentoring, instruction, delegation of work and feedback.
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Preferred Job Qualifications:
• 8 years of experience in engineering and construction industry
• Experience with Autodesk Revit
• Intermediate knowledge of technology trends
• Basic knowledge of constructability practices and principles