BIM Coordinator wanted by AECOM – Dubai

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AECOM is currently seeking to hire BIM Coordinator to be based at Dubai. Project BIM Coordinators are project based. Provides assistance to Project BIM Managers (PBM) in QAQC of models, training sessions and facilitating coordination workshops. Provides hands-on support to team members in understanding BIM on projects, writes documents, workshop records, issue trackers and reports on project progress and issues, with the oversight of PBM’s. Acts as the main interface between the project team and contractors for all BIM related issues. From time to time will be required to update models and provide design documentation as part of responses to queries.

Job Duties
Responsible for assisting in the setup of BIM workflows within non-design teams (i.e. – project management, cost consulting, etc).
Develops solutions for variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.
Is able to extract, manipulate, validate and present model information as required for project management, project controls, cost consulting, and other non-BIM producing teams.

Drafts project BIM/GIS management plans, scopes of work and specifications.

Performs model QA/QC checks on projects according to established standards.

Works with project delivery team members to resolve model problems and ensure understanding of project and BIM standards.

Facilitates training sessions with project teams on software applications and processes.

Contributes to the development of processes, procedures, templates and model content for project delivery use.

Researches and develops existing applications and custom applications to aid in project delivery and management workflows.

Works under general supervision.

Specific Skills Required:

Experienced user of cloud-based collaboration platforms, such as Aconex or BIM 360 Field;

Thorough understanding and experience in delivering and managing teams to deliver project data to industry standards (i.e. – IFC, COBie, etc);

Expert in BIM review software such as Navisworks or Solibri;

Expert in BIM authoring software (Civil 3D and Revit are essential);

Experience with programming or visual programming languages (dynamo) highly preferred;

Experience with facilitating workshops;

Experience in writing formal reports and issue trackers.

Person Specification:

Confident and engaging;

Strong problem solving and planning skills;

Strong written communication skills preferred, but not required. (Written skills are a prerequisite for promotion);

Positive attitude;

Willingness to learn and develop;

Ability to communicate effectively;

Attention to details, accuracy and precision of work;

Strong verbal and written communication skills;

Accountability for assigned work;

Passionate about BIM, technology and its application in construction.

Minimum Requirements

1-2 years of hands-on BIM project delivery experience;

3-5 years of AEC Experience;

3 years of Middle East experience preferable.

Additional Comments:

BIM Specialist role for Expo 2020 Construction Supervision project.

Project duration: from Sep 2018 to Mar 2020.

Site based, 6 days / 48 hours per week.

Preferred Qualifications

Diploma in engineering, construction or architecture.

Preferred qualification: B.Sc in Construction Management or Engineering or B.Arch.

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189405BR