VDC Coordinator

Shapiro & Duncan
Hyattsville, MD
Oct 15, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Program Manager
Specialty Trades
Full Time
COMPANY SUMMARY : Shapiro & Duncan is the Provider of Choice for advanced mechanical solutions! From humble beginnings, our third-generation family-owned business has been serving customers in DC, Maryland, and Virginia since 1976. We are known for our award-winning company culture and complex commercial, government, and institutional design-build projects that require first-rate performance, work quality, and customer service. We specialize in full-service mechanical solutions which include engineering, coordination, prefabrication assembly, construction, service, and maintenance. Reports to: VDC Manager Job Summary: Produce fully coordinated models and shop drawings for construction taking into consideration all local codes & fabrication standards. Communicate with subcontractors, project team, and customers regarding drawings status, issues, etc. Requirements Mechanical & Plumbing systems field experience highly recommended BIM/VDC experience is required Design-Build/Design-Assist experience preferred Ability to effectively plan, organize, delegate and control the work process from start to finish. Understanding of current design software such as Autodesk Fabrication, Revit & Navisworks is required. Working knowledge of contract drawings/documents and standard construction techniques and principles is required. Excellent organizational and leadership skills. High School Diploma or GED is required. Job Duties and Responsibilities Supervise the creation of coordinated systems models and shop drawings Ability to lead coordination meetings Supervise clash detection in Navisworks as needed Supervise internal project setup and maintaining the BIM model. Review of job specifications and verify material schedules are accurate. Knowledge of building code, verification that shop drawings are in compliance with code, and provide feedback to the team when there is an issue. Track and resolve coordination issues. Supervise Shop Drawings/BIM Model for final review and submittal. Generate RFIs (Requests For Information) and communicate them to the project team. Incorporate answered RFIs and changes into shop drawings. Ability to lead and educate a team of learning VDC coordinators Accountability The incumbent will communicate timely with VDC Management.