Revit Designer

Chantilly, VA
Oct 19, 2019
Oct 23, 2019
Full Time
Our Chantilly, VA office has an excellent opportunity for a REVIT, AutoCAD BIM Specialist/Modeler GURU. Are you self-motivated, seeking to grow and work with leading professionals? Do you like working in a dynamic fast paced environment on high profile projects? This opportunity is for you. This position will be responsible for develop designs using REVIT and AutoCAD for Audio Visual, Security, Telecommunications, Fire Protection and Fire Suppression projects. You will work with the latest cutting edge software on high profile building projects. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: * Collaborate with other designers, engineers, architects and clients to convert information into a layout designs and drawings using REVIT and AutoCAD. * Use information received from various formats (Sketches, BIM Execution Plans, Architectural drawings, AutoCAD drawings, PDFs to develop design packages. * Familiar with US National CAD Standards. * Capable of translating project requirements into drawings that will be used by Engineers and Architects to build Systems * Good Communication skills required to interface with customers, engineers and designers. * Understand and operate according to project scope, specifications and design criteria within a project task team. * Understand and manage drawing workflow between engineering disciplines. * Share success and setbacks with fellow designers/drafters to ensure drawing accuracy and improve skill level. * Create 3D models of systems to support design initiatives by working with engineering team. * Participate in design coordination and clash detection correction sessions working with other contractors and architects * Develop model families (primarily Revit families) for general and project-specific needs * Work with other modelers, CAD Specialists and Designers to build/manage model databases, templates and standard procedures * Perform quality checks on modeling efforts of others to ensure tools to support upstream engineering or downstream project management * Investigate and develop methods to use BIM models or software tools to support engineering or downstream project management Minimum Qualifications: * Associates degree (AS) in computer design field preferred or equivalent technical school or equivalent experience in REVIT, AutoCAD, design or field experience * 2-5 years of experience, knowledge of construction field, reading blueprints and architectural drawings preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience. * Complex problem solving ability required. Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced, group atmosphere. * Computer Aided Design for M/E/P construction or systems manufacturing * 2-5 years of experience in developing BIM models for M/E/P construction * Working knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, and Navisworks * Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (eg Excel and Word) * Proficiency in Bluebeam and Adobe PDF tools * Provable experience building or maintaining model family libraries. * Testable knowledge of low voltage electrical systems and symbols as it applies to IT, Security and AV systems * Design and layout of AV, Electronic Security, Fire Alarm Systems. * Generate Plan Drawings, Equipment Layouts, Details, and Schedules using REVIT for projects in various phases of design and construction according to industry standards. * Familiarity with BCSI, NFPA, and NEC projects experience desirable Our commitment to you Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity. In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements. Why GHD? Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities. So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own? About GHD As one of the world's leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience. Interested? Please click on link below As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status. #LI-CN1 PandoLogic. Keywords: CAD / AutoCAD Designer, Location: Chantilly, VA - 20151