BIM Coordinator

Full Time
Chicago, Remote, Romeoville
Posted 3 years ago

Overview of Position:

3D modeling, 2D drawings, BIM Coordination and preparing technical drawings in AutoCAD or REVIT on various projects that are used by the field electricians throughout the duration of the project.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Self-motivated; requires little direct supervision.
  • Knowledgeable and proficiency of AutoCAD drafting software, including REVIT (required).
  • Knowledge and proficiency of Navisworks is preferred, but not mandatory.
  • Ability to read electrical plans and specifications, and familiarity with a variety of electrical systems and terminology.
  • Ability to handle several projects at the same time.
  • Knowledge of building components and systems.

Specific Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Assist Project Executive, Project Manager & BIM Manager in compiling as-built drawings for multiple projects.
  • Coordinate and communicate with Project Executive, Project Manager, BIM Manager and field Foreman to resolve issues.
  • Use CAD and BIM software to compile electrical coordination drawings and sketches for the duration of a project.  Sketches include Temporary Site Power drawings, Electrical Room layouts, wall core locations, electrical concrete pad layouts, etc.
  • Compile dimensioned project coordination drawings that include, but are not limited to the following; electrical power racks, lighting racks, special system racks, junction box locations, light fixture locations per architectural drawings, switchgear locations, underground conduits, floor box locations, etc.
  • Produce 3D REVIT models for coordination with MEP trade contractors.
  • Attend coordination meetings and possibly can lead coordination meetings for general contractors.
  • Coordinate with field Foreman and update coordination drawings per coordination meetings.


  • Bachelor’s degree in construction, business, or a related field
  • 3+ years of BIM Coordination and related experience – preferably with experience in the following niches –
    • Commercial
    • Residential high-rise
    • Senior Living
    • Hospitality
    • Healthcare
    • Retail
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Strong familiarity with CAD software tools, methodologies, and best practices
  • Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, problem solver and extremely resourceful
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

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