Granger Construction BIM Coordinator in Grand Rapids, Michigan
AboutGranger Construction is a leader in the construction industry and strives to Advance the Art of Building. The company's mission is to elevate the Customer Experience. We do that by employing the most innovative people, technologies, and techniques.Role DescriptionWe are seeking a BIM Coordinator for work at project sites located in Michigan and Ohio. The BIM Coordinator is responsible for leveraging virtual design and construction (VDC) approaches for coordination of building systems and planning purposes. The Coordinator will support both pursuit and project teams and may assist in the development and implementation of internal processes and standards. He/she will also assist with internal training and learning efforts related to BIM and related technologies.ResponsibilitiesProvide direct BIM support for selected projects. Specific tasks might include (but not be limited to) clash detection, visualization, staging and sequencing, and milestone tracking.Collaborate with project teams to develop project goals, maximizing the value of digital design planning.Develop and/or assist in the development of models for projects or pursuits. Ensure models comply with design criteria, contract requirements, and applicable codes.Maintain BIM/VDC workflows that provide quantity data in various forms in an auditable manner, for use in estimating and forecasting, to ensure project needs are fulfilled.Schedule and facilitate BIM-related project meetings, such as for BIM-enabled trade coordination. Assist with Marketing and Business Development efforts.Continually develop personal VDC skills through local and web-enabled learning opportunities and/or company-supported conferences and training courses.Provide BIM-related training and assist with skill development for small groups, project teams, or individuals.QualificationsAssociates or Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or a BIM related field is preferredPossess 3+ years of experience in construction management, and or BIM related job functionsGeneral knowledge in Revit, Navisworks, SketchUP, and AutoCADGeneral knowledge with Virtual and Augmented RealityPreferred experience in Photoshop, Synchro, 3DS Max, Rhino, or other animation softwareAble to read drawings, specifications, building codes, and other technical product and material specificationsExperience in Primavera P6 is a plusUnderstanding and experience with the preconstruction processA thorough understanding of common building systems as well as related means and methodsStrong computer skills and a proficiency with Microsoft office suite of programsAssertive, highly motivated, organized and a self-starting individualAble to manage time well and balance multiple responsibilities; has a tenacity to accomplish tasks, follow-through and meet deadlinesAbility to work well independently and in a team environmentStrong interpersonal and communication skillsAbility to communicate and present design and/or construction ideas to a variety of audiencesGranger is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.