AECOM VDC Engineer in Nashville, Tennessee
United States of America - Tennessee, Nashville
AECOM Hunt is seeking a VDC Engineer for our Nashville office. This person will provide VDC support for our operations team in coordinating all information needed to construct projects. Provide VDC support in preconstruction and be able to create content for proposals in accordance with RFP requirements. This includes creating visual graphics using BIM tools, processes, and workflows. This person will perform all functions and responsibilities in partnership with the company’s culture, corporate vision, ethics and code of conduct.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year
Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
About CM—AECOM Hunt
- Founded in 1944, AECOM Hunt has earned a reputation for being unconditionally client-focused – delivering construction projects on schedule and within budget, no matter the scope. From iconic stadiums and arenas to next-gen transportation hubs to sustainable healthcare and academic buildings, AECOM Hunt deploys the latest technologies, industry-leading safety best practices, and highest ethical standards on every project. AECOM Hunt has proven time and again to be industry pioneers in delivering the most challenging projects by emphasizing quality and skill-utilization in all that we do. As evidenced by our long list of repeat clients, we focus on specific needs to create strong relationships and consistently exceed expectations.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Works under limited supervision.
Provides training and technical support to design staff on the Building Information Modeling system, which provides 3D models using project specifications and content.
Direct project support and production to assigned projects and create the drawings as required using the standards and content to meet the job requirements (objects within the drawing, doors, lights, etc.).
Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Proficient in creating 3D models as need for visual graphics and other downstream workflows
To lead, manage and facilitate MEP coordination for projects under construction
Primary point of contact, maintains working relationships with subcontractors and project team
Create accurate 3D models as needed for plan checking and drawing QA, field production, and workflow planning/management
Support project teams with the use of 3D generated site logistics and site phasing
Translate design sketches and CAD documents to 3D models
Provide a 4D simulation with Synchro for construction sequencing and track critical path evolutions by linking 3D models to the construction schedule
Maintain and expand knowledge base in advanced graphic and 3D software through continued use and training
Position requires occasional travel to support operations
To perform other responsibilities/duties through personal initiative or as directed by management
- BA/BS in Architecture, Engineering, Computer Graphics or Construction Management + 4 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Previous large commercial construction experience
BIM/VDC experience on projects $200m
Must be computer savvy and can type and utilize keyboard functions to navigate multiple programs and screens quickly and accurately
Strong verbal and graphic communication skills.
Needs to be able to give clear, detailed directions
Adaptability to change, resilience and open-mindedness
Reliable and dependable
Self-motivated and can work independently or within a team.
Self-disciplined and self-managed
Needs to fit with our learning style - more of a self- study environment
Willingness to provide feedback to management
Strong understanding of construction documents and can accurately interpret prints.
Possess technical knowledge of commercial building design and documentation.
Strong knowledge base with advanced software (2D and 3D Autodesk products).
Basic understanding of scheduling software.
Experience with Autodesk Design and Construction software preferred.
Revit Architecture 20xx, Revit MEP 20xx, Revit Structure 20xx (Immediate)
Navisworks 20xx (Immediate)
Autodesk BIM 360 Products
Microsoft Office (Immediate)
- This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250363BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.