BIM Designer Modeler 6+ Years

  • Office Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Post Date 2021-11-04
  • Team Los Angeles
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BIM Designer Modeler 6+ Years

BIM Designer Modeler 6+ Years

KPFF Los Angeles Structural is looking for Structural BIM Modeler who is self-motivated and eager to deepen their knowledge of modeling structures while gaining valuable experience.

  • Mentorship with skilled engineers & CAD designers
  • Collaboration on interesting projects
  • 40-hour work schedule, Monday through Friday
  • Benefits include medical, dental, & 401k
  • 2 Weeks of Vacation annually
  • Paid overtime hours
  • Flexible scheduling - core hours of collaboration are 9-4 PM
  • Due to COVID 19, this job may temporarily require responsibilities to be conducted remotely.
  • Opportunities for social interaction, teambuilding, and fun!

Minimum Qualifications

  • An Associates Degree or Certification in Architecture Design, or Architectural Technology is required.
  • Proficiency in Autodesk Revit Structure All Versions – the rate of proficiency relative to experience level.
  • Experience in Bluebeam Revu/Adobe PDF software required
  • Ideal candidates have 6 or more years experience as a BIM Designer, Drafter or Modeler
  • Excellent written English & verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate succinctly and effectively.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite required.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and any other AutoDesk product is a plus but not required.
  • Proficiency in Sketch-Up is a plus but not required.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • This role reports to the Modeling Team Leader and will serve on several project teams.
  • Support for Structural Modeling Staff
  • High Proficiency in Revit Structure
  • Understanding the use and editing of Revit families
  • Develop skeleton structural drawing set with minimum to moderate instructions from Project Engineer.
    • This includes setting plans, elevations, sections, assembly of general notes, detailing.
  • Pick up mark-ups as instructed by Project Team.
  • Adhering to KPFF BIM Standards.
  • Point of contact for receiving information from project engineers to distribute work to the modeling team.
  • Responsible for critical and complex portions of the modeling tasks and how these tasks are maintained and developed in the project.
  • Responsible for coordinating and meeting BIM deadlines, including recommending the required modeling hours to meet the deadlines.
  • Database input/updates.
  • Information gathering and organization.
  • Other support on an as-needed basis.
  • Ideal candidates are aware of industry trends, software, and technology. Interested in developing new skills and tools for themselves and assisting in training their peers.

In order to be considered, submit unlocked PDFs of your most current transcripts for all undergraduate & graduate coursework along with a cover letter.

In your cover letter (PDF) please respond to the following prompts:

  • What is exciting to you about a career in BIM Design?
  • Who has most influenced you and why?

If you are interested in this position, please click on the “Apply” button below. Resumes sent elsewhere will not be considered.

Interviews will be conducted virtually until further notice.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Duties are performed in a normal office environment while sitting at a desk or computer table.
  • Duties require the ability to utilize a computer, communicate over the telephone, and read printed material.
  • May occasionally need to lift items up to 15 lbs.

Our Employees

Are valued and empowered, collaborative and team oriented, innovative in their approach and passionate about their work. They are reliable, trustworthy and open with a high level of integrity. They value diversity, are inclusive and are committed to critically thinking through problems and finding solutions.

Our Company

KPFF Consulting Engineers provides civil and structural engineering services to architects, government agencies, developers, contractors, and institutional clients. Our Los Angeles Structural office is located at the Bloc in Downtown Los Angeles. A warm and friendly environment, we are dedicated to growing with our employees and allowing people to pursue their passions. KPFF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce

  • Minimum Experience 6 Years Experience
  • Minimum Education Associate's Degree
  • Discipline/Specialty Modeling/Drafting
  • Job Type Permanent
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