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VDC Engineer - Process Pipe

Company: McCarthy Building
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

The VDC Engineer is responsible for task level management, implementation and execution of McCarthy's Virtual Design & Construction (VDC) and Building Information Modeling (BIM) Processes, Tools and Best Practices within their assigned projects. Primarily focused on supporting process pipe self-perform for the Water business unit. The VDC Engineer reports to the VDC Manager or next highest position.
Key Responsibilities

  • Task-level execution of VDC functions including BIM Execution planning, BIM Coordination, 3D modeling, 2D drawing production
  • Lead technical aspect of 3D constructability and 3D Design and Trade Coordination, working in tandem with project teams to ensure standard of care and best practices are followed.
  • Develop native 3D model content to support Process Piping Self-Perform work
  • 2D drawing Production (Plans, Sections, Assemble Maps, Assemble Sheets)
  • Development of custom Revit Families for production modeling (SysQue integration)
  • Problem solve and train on Revit
  • Geolocation of models for coordination and field use.
  • Generate layout points for field installation of self-perform work
  • Understand and contribute to development of BIM Execution Plan attachments for tasks assigned and how those tasks relate to the overall BIM Execution Plan and project plan.
  • Understand and contribute to VDC schedule development for tasks assigned, track actual completion times, and communicate progress and completion to VDC Manager for records.
  • Understand and contribute to VDC budget development for tasks assigned, track actuals vs budgets, and communicate progress to VDC Manager for records.
  • Conduct VDC and IVB tools/process training and support at the project-level for Engineers, Managers and Superintendents.
  • Participate in VDC and IVB training for peers through various Regional training opportunities.
  • Coordinate workload of VDC Interns and Co-Ops at a project-level.
  • Maintain individual task VDC Metrics and verify/communicate with VDC Manager for records.
  • Document VDC lessons learned and implemented practices and communicate to VDC Manager.
  • Understand, and contribute as applicable to, Regional and Corporate VDC goals and initiatives. Qualifications -
    • BS in Engineering, Construction Management or Architecture is required or equivalent years of industry experience.
    • Process oriented, timely, and accountable to commitments/deadlines.
    • Team builder attitude, self-motivated problem solver, active cross-communicator/facilitator.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills, action oriented, and effective listener.
    • Strong Skill set using Revit and BIM 360
    • Familiarity with authoring, analysis, and scheduling tools such as AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD, Revizto, SketchUp or others where applicable.
    • Strong computer skills including proficiency in daily documentation programs such as Microsoft Office Suite, Bluebeam, or others where applicable.
    • Strong understanding of submittals, manufacturer data sheets, P&IDs, existing as-built documentation and project documents.
    • Technical knowledge of piping systems: general knowledge of different pipe materials, fittings, joints, standards, etc. For both gravity systems and pressure systems.
    • Familiarity -with construction concepts, practices, and procedures.
    • Some regional travel required.
      McCarthy Building Companies is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer regardless of race, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religious beliefs, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

Keywords: McCarthy Building, St. Louis , VDC Engineer - Process Pipe, Engineering , Saint Louis, Missouri

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