CAD/Revit Specialist

Engineering Department (Located in Weston, WI)

W.J. Higgins & Associates, Inc. is one of the first American consulting and production drafting firms to study and incorporate European rainscreen principles into our clients' projects.  Today, we are known for our expertise not only in the application of rainscreen technology, but also for our consulting, design, production drafting, field measuring, forensic and specialty services.

W.J. Higgins & Associates, Inc. is seeking a CAD/Revit Specialist. This position is responsible for developing and supporting virtual design and construction (VDC) processes for company operations from preconstruction, design, procurement, production and installation. The CAD/Revit Specialist performs technical tasks in Revit and AutoCAD software.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Includes, but not limited to:

  • Setup and maintain firm AutoCAD and Revit projects (setup levels, views, sheets, etc.) adhering to firm CAD/Revit standards and the project BIM execution plan.
  • Maintain Revit models for all disciplines.
  • Manage weekly model sharing; download/upload Revit models, apply updates.
  • Work closely with project team members to provide feedback on updated model changes.
  • Lead model clash detection meetings to assist team members in solving conflicts.
  • Participate in BIM coordination meetings.
  • Provide technical support to team members.
  • Maintain a collaborative environment between AutoCAD and Revit operators, engineers and project managers.
  • Complete additional tasks as requested in AutoCAD and Revit.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of Revit standards and training materials for internal use.
  • Create and modify Revit content/families for use in WMA Revit models.
  • Maintain and upgrade firm AutoCAD blocks, standard details and layering standards.
  • Assist with AutoCAD and Revit system training for employees.
  • Assist in content creation for Revit and AutoCAD projects.
  • Assist in development of AutoCAD and Revit system enhancements.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Technical School, Community College or Associates Degree in REVIT and AutoCAD.
  • Proficient in Revit and AutoCAD.
  • Excellent organizational, written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team and independently.
  • Ability to problem solve and provide recommendations and solutions to meet customer requirements.
  • Microsoft Office experience.

 

TO APPLY
Interested candidates should submit a resume via email to our design partner at Glass Solutions, Inc. at HR@gsichicago.com

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