Burns & McDonnell Structural BIM Designer in Kansas City, Missouri

Description

Burns & McDonnell’s world headquarters in Kansas City, MO, is looking for a Structural BIM Designer to prepare BIM models and construction documents for commercial aviation, federal government, DoD and DoE projects. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in numerous cities across the United States.

In this position, you will contribute to projects vital to the security of the country while having the opportunity to lead and mentor more junior-level designers and detailers. These projects encompass airport terminal design, jet engine test facilities, flight simulator facilities, long-span aircraft maintenance hangars, high explosive research facilities, classrooms, administration buildings, and others.

The Structural BIM Designer will work on an integrated design team within our Aviation & Federal Global Practice to perform the following duties:

  • Use Revit to create, manage and own structural BIM models and develop content, as needed.

  • Perform multi-discipline coordination utilizing BIM techniques and clash detection tools.

  • Lead effort in planning and preparing drawings derived from BIM models.

  • Interface BIM models with structural analysis tools.

  • Generate project specific custom Revit families and BIM templates and content, as needed.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of BIM and CAD standards and best practices.

  • Learn and successfully apply company, client, and project drafting standards and procedures.

  • Demonstrate ability to apply formulas, principles, and practices to complete required models and drawings.

  • Provide a range of drawing production work including problem analysis, layout, modeling, detailing, drafting, and coordination with other disciplines on project of substantial variety and complexity.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of assigned and related disciplines.

  • Coordinate BIM activities with other designers, drafters, and design disciplines.

  • Successfully communicate and correspond with internal design resources and external clients and personnel.

  • Execute design changes and project drawing revisions.

  • Maintain BIM and CAD proficiency and mastery of current software platforms.

  • May perform field inspections.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in drafting technology with minimum of 5 years’ experience in facility structural design or Associates degree with minimum of 6 years related experience or specialized CAD certification.

  • Revit experience is required. Experience in Navisworks, AutoCAD, Microstation, ReCap and AECOsim is a plus.

  • Project experience incorporating 3D Laser Scans and Point Clouds with BIM models is a plus.

  • Experience with Dynamo is a plus.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to independently complete required drawings.

  • Previous internship or related consulting experience is preferred.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 182088

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