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BIM / VDC Plumbing Modeller / Coordinator at Lee Company in FRANKLIN, Tennessee

Posted in Art 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Build a career at Lee Company!

Lee Company has been recognized as a Top Workplace by The Tennessean newspaper for multiple years and is proud to offer:

• The ability to advance your career through our accredited Lee Company University
• Opportunities to serve and give back to local communities
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• Wellness program with cash incentives
• Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account
• Basic life & AD&D insurance
• Voluntary life insurance
• Short- and long-term disability
• Accident & critical illness coverage
• Home & auto discounts
• Paid time off (PTO)
• 401(k)
• Full-time work
• Employee assistance program
• Chaplain services
• No-cost will preparation services, identify theft protection and healthy rewards program

Lee Company is driven by family values and strives to create an environment where employees can thrive. 

This is an experienced BIM Coordinator position where the incumbent will translate design intent contract documents or 3D design models of Plumbing, Mechanical and HVAC systems into fabrication and installation detail Building Information Models (BIM’s) utilizing BIM fabrication modelling software.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (include but are not limited to)

  • Work with engineers and managers to produce LOD400 BIM for mechanical and plumbing systems.

  • Work with General Contractor and other subcontractors to achieve spatial coordination of all trades.

    • Attend weekly coordination meetings, either onsite or virtually, to achieve spatial coordination of all trades

    • Generate RFI’s to be submitted to the design team when required

  • Create detailed shop drawings for the purposes of fabrication and installation of associated trades

    • Creation and annotation of shop drawings

    • Creation and annotation of hanger drawings

    • Creation and annotation of sleeve drawings

    • Creation and export of hanger and sleeve coordinates to be utilized by the robotic total station layout team for field layout

  • Communicate with field personnel, when required, to ensure that fabrication and installation intent is clearly communicated on shop and spool drawings

  • Mentor and train BIM Coordinators

    • On the job training on the use of modelling and collaboration software

    • On the job training on the creation of fabrication and installation drawings and documents

      • Shop drawings

      • Hanger drawings

      • Sleeve drawings

      • Bills of materials

      • Pipe cut lists

      • Fabrication labels

      • Hanger labels

      • Misc. reports

  • Work with other team members to complete drawings and models as required to meet project schedules

  • Maintain training and continued education for incumbent and team to continually improve accuracy and productivity

  • Provide Input to management regarding both hardware and software requirements to perform duties

Education and Experience:

  • 2 or more years of experience with installation or 3D modelling of mechanical or plumbing systems.

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Autodesk Fabrication CADMEP and Autodesk Navisworks

  • Knowledge of Autodesk Revit or any other BIM related software is a plus

  • A working familiarity and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite products including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint and ability to be trained in use of the Company-specific applications and software

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to read, comprehend, and interpret technical literature/writing and plans

  • Ability to define problems, assess options and make appropriate recommendations

  • Ability to distinguish between shades of color

  • Competence in public speaking/presentations

  • Self-driven desire to learn, become competent, and succeed in field

  • Good verbal and written communication skills with ability to train and mentor

  • Good self-management and organizational skills

  • Professional demeanor

  • Good analytical skills and ability to generate creative solutions

  • Ability to perform well and meet expectations in a fast-paced environment

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Ability to coordinate project activities and monitor progress to successfully reach project goals

  • Good self-management and organizational skills

  • Ability and willingness to demonstrate ethical behavior and a high level of integrity

  • Ability to balance team and individual responsibilities

  • Ability manage stress and job demands

  • Ability to cooperatively work with others

Physical Demands/Working Conditions:

The physical activities described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and expectations.

Individuals in an office-based position will encounter ambient room temperatures, fluorescent lighting, and will be expected to operate traditional office equipment as found in any typical office environment. Individuals may need to sit at a desk or table for long periods of time. An office worker may also be expected to spend long hours in front of a computer screen. A person in this position can be expected to reach over shoulder heights; crouch or stoop below the waist; experience repetitive wrist, hand, or finger movement; occasionally lift up to 25 pounds depending on the position.

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Lee Company is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or testing, or family and medical leave.