BIM Project Coordinator - VDC (Virtual Design Construction)

Location: Easton PA Posted Date: March 25, 2020
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Job Title: BIM Project Coordinator - VDC

Reports to : Lead/ Senior Project Coordinator

Location: Victaulic Global Headquarters, Easton, PA
OR Remote Work Scenario


About Victaulic :

Victaulic, the global leader in mechanical pipe joining innovations, is searching for the best and brightest engineering talent in the industry. The company has 14 manufacturing facilities and 29 branches worldwide with 4,200 employees who speak 43 languages across the globe. With over 1900 global patents, Victaulic solutions are at work in more than 140 countries across diverse business lines including oil and gas, chemical, mining, power generation, water and wastewater treatment, military and marine, as well as commercial building and fire protection.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Coordinate project and material handling from manufacturing to installation (i.e. bagging & tagging/expediting, fabrication of combination Victaulic and welded spools, field logistics) on multiple project simultaneously while overseeing piping coordinators, and draftsperson as assigned.
  • Perform Quality Control Review of drawings and bill of materials (plans & sections, isometric's, spool sheets, B.O.M.'s) produced both in-house and by the GDC (Global Design Center) and/or other VDC offices, utilizing VDC procedures and standards.
  • For projects that have been transferred to the GDC, provide assistance and comments as required, along with attending daily coordination meetings.
  • Utilize and enforce the VDC BIM Division procedures and policies.
  • Assist Sales with presentation of VDC drawing quotes (as required).
  • Must have ability to travel to jobsites to obtain accurate field measurements and interact with customers and Victaulic salespeople as required.
  • Utilize and participate in Lean implementation and the Victaulic Quality Improvement Process.
  • Coordinate complete BEP (Basic Engineering Package), adhering to established guidelines, for transferring project to the GDC and/or other VDC office
  • Consult in the development of BIM Piping Project quotes.
  • Consult in the development of change orders and the evaluation of back-charges and provide summary to VDC management.
  • Plan and schedule work to ensure project schedule milestones and deliverables are met and maintain CPM Schedules throughout BIM Projects.
  • Ability to prepare detailed 3D drawings in Revit, AutoCAD & CADmep as well as various other design modeling and coordination software (Navisworks) formats..
  • Advise the Lead/ Senior Project Coordinator on a weekly basis on status of all assigned projects and assist with project close out and customer satisfaction reports.
  • Work with Victaulic's customer care department regarding the preparation of and/or changes to advanced bill of materials prepared by VDC Coordinators.
  • Assist VDC Pre-Construction, Specification, and Software Development departments. (as required).
  • Advise the Project Leader on the status of all project milestones.
  • Assist in the training of Piping Coordinators, Draftspersons, Draftsperson Trainees, and Interns.

  • PROFILE (education, experience, languages …)

     Two year Mechanical Drafting Technical School Education, Associate Degree, and / or Mechanic Engineering Degree.

     Minimum of 5 - 10 years in piping layout experience in HVAC and/or Industrial required, or other equivalent experience in the piping field, such as plumbing, steam piping, Maritime, Fire Protection etc.

     Excellent communication, leadership, interpersonal and customer skills required

     Must have the ability to travel domestically and internationally

     Experience with Excel, MS Word, Outlook, MS Project, Revit, AutoCAD, CADmep & Navisworks software preferred.

     Must have comprehensive piping project management skills (i.e. scheduling, budgeting, expediting, material coordination, customer interface)

     Understanding of mechanical equipment rooms and systems (HVAC piping, steam, plumbing, industrial process piping, water and wastewater piping & Fire Protection)

     Project Management experience and organization is desired.

     Knowledge of other mechanical trades (Sheetmetal, Plumbing, Electrical, Maritime) preferred

     Knowledge of construction techniques (Architectural, Structural) required

     Piping specification engineering experience preferred.

     Experience in pipe stress analysis and pipe support design preferred

     Training Experience is preferred but not required.

     Piping field installation experience and / or piping fabrication experience preferred.${descr2}