Virtual Design & Construction Director

Employer
HITT Contracting Inc.
Location
Falls Church, VA
Posted
Oct 13, 2021
Closes
Oct 15, 2021
Ref
141562518
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
VDC Director, Virtual Construction HITT Contracting Inc. seeks a full-time VDC Director to join our Virtual Construction team in the Falls Church, Virginia headquarters office. This person will lead the implementation of BIM and Virtual Construction technology on large projects or multiple smaller projects. Additionally, the Director will act as the point of contact with subcontractors involved in supporting VDC implementation on the project. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented, organized, high-performing, and has strong communication skills. Key to this position is the ability to multi-task and to remain cool while working under multiple deadlines. The position requires attention to detail and the overall objectives. Candidates must submit a resume, relevant work sample in PDF format (10Mb Max.) or web based link and cover letter by email to dstone@hitt-gc.com. Responsibilities Ability to successfully manage multiple projects concurrently, determine schedule, staffing and budget for VDC scope. Manage and mentor VDC associates that are direct reports. Lead the 3D coordination with subcontractor modeling efforts, execute clash detection, run coordination meetings, resolve conflicts. Create and/or augment models as needed to insure comprehensive coordination, including: architectural, civil, construction, mechanical, structural, operations and maintenance. Update and maintain models to insure they are current to contractual and constructability requirements. Communicate coordination issues and interact with clients, architects, designers, engineers, subcontractors, and HITT project team to foster a collaborative environment and proactively manage model based conflicts. Help develop new and improved VDC work flow specific to project needs. Support documenting, teaching, and promoting the integration of BIM tools and VDC processes company wide. Assist in leveraging BIM models in quantification, coordination, QA/QC, creation of RFIs, constructability visuals, existing condition, and various analysis of the information embedded within the models. Support marketing and project pursuits by creating VDC related graphics, animations and presentations. Qualifications Bachelor's degree in relevant field (Construction Management, Building Science, Engineering, Architecture) or equivalent experience. 10+ years of practical experience in design, drafting, engineering. At least 5 years of specific BIM/VDC process experience. Proficiency in understanding construction documents, shop drawings, and other design communication tools. Working knowledge of Revit, Navisworks, SketchUp, Synchro Pro, Adobe CC, Bluebeam, P6, and Microsoft Office. Demonstrated working knowledge of current BIM tools and VDC processes. Passion for learning and adoption of new technology. Active membership in appropriate professional organizations Demonstrated ability to work both independently and with teams. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. HITT Contracting, Inc. is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer providing opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply. HITT Contracting, Inc. promotes a drug-free workplace.