AECOM Chief BIM Modeller - Mechanical in Pretoria, South Africa

South Africa - Western Cape, Pretoria

Job Summary

A super user in Autodesk Revit Software (Buildings) / Autodesk Civil 3D (Civils), or similar, who can draw/model without supervision having the ability to create content within a specific discipline. Must also be a super user in other core discipline specific software. 85% utilization target

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • BIM execution of all Mechanical Building Services disciplines including HVAC, Wet Services, Process, Fire.

  • Is expected to be proficient in Revit modelling within all above mentioned Mechanical Building Services.

  • Able to work without supervision, efficiently schedule and manage time.

  • Ability to read and understand construction documents.

  • Familiar with design parameters related to discipline specific requirements.

  • Knowledge of AECOM standard modelling practices and procedures.

  • Maintain and adhere to AECOM and project specific filing systems.

  • Adhere to the project BIM Execution Plan (including defined project standards).

  • Develop BIM content based on BIM Modelling standards.

  • Take ownership and responsibility for own work.

  • Ensures accuracy and quality of discipline models.

  • Develop constituent parts of the information model in connection with specific tasks.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects at once.

  • Collaborate and communicate with other disciplines regarding coordination issues and common model development tasks.

  • Work within a team on single or multidisciplinary projects.

  • Maintain awareness of compliance to safety and quality standards and integration of design.

  • Performs both routine and non-routine, complex modelling assignments that require judgment in resolving issues or making recommendations.

  • Work with BIM Model Coordinator and project engineers to communicate, problem solve, and update models for coordination and design issues.

  • Implement BIM modelling techniques and processes to improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the production process.

  • Provide a leadership role to the junior modellers within the discipline.

Minimum Requirements

  • 10 years, ideally in the mechanical building services field (HVAC, Fire, Wet Services).

  • Previous work in HVAC industry or interest in Thermodynamics would be an advantage.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Have matric or senior certificate with a recognised National Certificate in AutoCAD & Revit.

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 Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202069BR

Clearance Required No

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.