VDC Manager – Central Texas

Bartlett Cocke General Contractors is currently seeking a VDC Manager to join our team in Austin, TX!
Position:
VDC Manager – Central Texas
Job Location(s):
Austin
Start Date:
Open until filled.
Employment Term:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Regular
Hours per Week:
40-50 hours/week
Starting Salary Range:
Not Provided
Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Construction Science, Construction Management, Architecture or Design required.
Required Experience:
Three (3+) years of construction management or AEC design/architectural experience required.
Required Security Clearance:
None
Related Categories:
Estimating

Bartlett Cocke General Contractors is currently seeking a VDC Manager to join our team in Austin, TX! The VDC Manager is responsible for assisting the Estimating, BIM/VDC, Preconstruction and Operations teams in the implementation of Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) methodologies. The VDC Manager proactively drives and leads the implementation of BIM/VDC technologies on large-scale construction projects during the pre-construction and estimating phase as well as supports field operations for trade coordination as needed. The VDC Manager must have solid and demonstrated working knowledge in construction methods and practices, process flow and business aspects of construction, as well as BIM/VDC concepts. The position requires a self-motivated individual that intuitively recognizes constraints and opportunities and can adaptively implement Building Information Modeling on construction projects. The VDC Manager reports to the Regional VDC Manager and is a vital member of the Preconstruction staff.

 

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Provide Estimating, BIM & Preconstruction support as needed throughout Preconstruction process
  • Understanding of Bartlett Cocke’s business processes and software systems implementation
  • Promoting and understanding of Bartlett Cocke’s VDC processes and technology implementation
  • Assist with production of estimates, quantity takeoff, bid documents and proposals
  • Engage Bartlett Cocke project teams, designers and subcontractors in the BIM & Preconstruction processes
  • Provide model management throughout the BIM/MEP coordination process
  •  Assemble 3D content modeled by others and model any content not provided
  • ​​​​​​​Manage conflict/issue resolution throughout the BIM coordination process
  • Provide model management for 4D scheduling effort(s)
  • Provide VDC software setup and support for project teams during precon and operations
  • Report status on outstanding issues and projects progress to Regional BIM Manager and project team.
  • Provide layout integration support to operations for self-perform layout
  • Manage model changes through updates and design changes
  • Assist Regional VDC Manager and Marketing with related material for presentations
  • Respond to software issues by providing or facilitating either software code changes or solution recommendations
  • Analyze models utilizing Navisworks for clash detection and to identify other potential issues
  • Assist Regional VDC Manager and project teams to develop BIM strategy and project-specific scope
  • Provide models and/or documents necessary to complete scope as determined with Regional VDC Manager
  • Provide assistance to AE design team to facilitate BIM/MEP coordination and constructability reviews
  • Assist in the creation and management of virtual mock-up exercises for quality assurance and quality control studies

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Three (3+) years of construction management or AEC design/architectural experience required.
  • Two (2+) years of VDC/BIM experience required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Science, Construction Management, Architecture or Design required.
  • Comfortable with using computers, the Internet, file sharing and collaboration platforms required.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the following estimating software preferred, but not required: BuildingConnected, On-Center, Timberline, & MS Office.
  • Knowledge of and experience with CAD and Building Information Model (BIM) systems (AutoCAD, Autodesk Architectural Desktop, AutoDesk Building Systems, Tekla, Graphisoft Constructor, Google Sketchup preferred.
  • Knowledge of the following fields is a plus: MEP Coordination process, scheduling, facility management, programming and databases.
  • Previous project experience in K-12, Higher Education, Institutional, Healthcare and Multifamily preferred.
  • The following licenses/certifications are preferred: LEED AP, Engineer in Training (EIT), LEED Green Associate, or CM-BIM.

DFW

1341 W. Mockingbird, Suite 600W
Dallas, Texas 75247
(817) 952-3270

AUS

3330 Caseybridge Court
Austin, Texas 78744
(512) 326-4223

SAT

8706 Lockway St.
San Antonio, Texas 78217
(210) 655-1031

HOU

7904 N. Sam Houston Parkway W, #100
Houston, Texas 77064
(713) 996-9510

BAY

315 S. Hwy 146 Frontage
Baytown, Texas 77520
(281) 839-7171

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