An established construction services company, located near Washington, PA, is seeking a Construction Design Specialist.
The VDC Specialist is involved in the strategy, process, modeling and coordination on projects.
This person has a thorough knowledge of Building Information Modeling (BIM) computer applications, 3D design, and construction documents.
The VDC Specialist maintains continuous contact with the VDC Manager, Field Personnel, the Planning/Layout/Design team and Project Support, as well as maintaining professional relationships with designers, owners, and subcontractors.
Aids in the development of producing, editing and coordinating 3D object-oriented models
Supports Preconstruction, Pre-Fabrication and Construction teams with model related issues
Assists Executive Team and Estimating Department with Requests for Proposals and Presentations
Strategizes project-related modeling / CAD requirements with project teams at job startup
Implements BIM processes and standards in collaboration with project teams
Educates Field Personnel on BIM processes and supports project specific BIM efforts
Attends Virtual Construction, Clash Detection and Coordination meetings
Performs a variety of Virtual Construction services (e.g. trade coordination, model-based quantity take-off, virtual mock-ups)
Seeks ways to infuse quality and labor savings into overall BIM efforts
Assists in the development of the company's BIM related goals, initiatives, and standards
Adheres to company specific coordination protocols
Develops new ways to utilize model-based information in various phases of projects
Travel is occasional and primarily local during the business day. Some out-of-area and overnight travel is expected.
Associate's Degree in Computer Drafting and Design or certification in Construction Management along with 5 years design experience working with Revit software and minimum 1 year of management/leadership experience
Exposure to the construction industry is preferred.
Demonstrates knowledge of and direct experience in Revit, AutoCAD, Navisworks, Microsoft Office, and ability to navigate file sharing sites
Preferred knowledge of and direct experience in Jobsite Solutions, Fabrication MEP
Experience with interoffice collaboration
Possess problem-solving ability and strong sense of urgency
Demonstrates organizational and communication skills
Demonstrates competency modeling from a 2D document to produce a model
Competency reading floor plans, sections and elevations
A strong service-orientation and prior proven success in handling heavy customer service responsibilities
Competently prioritizes multiple tasks demanding of immediate attention and able to multi-task
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm, flexible
Additional Salary Information: Salary depends on experience
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.