Burns & McDonnell Senior Architectural BIM Designer - Aviation & Federal (Multiple Locations) in Los Angeles, California
Burns & McDonnell is looking for an Architectural BIM Designer to prepare BIM models and construction documents for commercial aviation, the federal government, DoD and DoE projects.
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 Architectural 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.
Bachelor's degree in drafting technology or related field and thirteen years related experience or associate's degree and fourteen years related experience or fifteen years progressive detailing and design experience.
Expert understanding of design software such as: AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation, and Excel to develop the design deliverables.
Expert knowledge of Building Information Modeling (BIM) software.
Expert knowledge in design, calculations and design systems.
Expert knowledge in the theory and practices of architecture discipline; competent in the fundamental concepts of other disciplines as they relate to the assigned discipline; and capable of operating related discipline design software necessary to execute production tasks.
Expert knowledge of design codes and specifications related to architectural design requirements.
Ability to work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a multi-discipline project team environment to resolve design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and attention to detail.
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-CA-Brea
Other Locations US-CA-San Francisco, US-CA-Walnut Creek, US-CA-San Diego, US-CA-Los Angeles
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 223717