Model Coordination Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

South Africa

South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, Durban

Job Summary

The Model Coordinator’s responsibilities are to ensure that from a technology perspective, the project objectives and BIM uses are achieved and that models are integrated and coordinated. An advanced user in Autodesk Revit and Navisworks software who can fufill without supervision the role of a BIM Manager/Coordinator medium to large buildings projects.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This job will not be discipline specific, but will focus on a multi-discipline responsibility

  • Knowledge of AECOM standard modelling practices and procedures

  • Participating in the BIM Execution Planning process

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

  • Works with BIM Modellers and project engineers to communicate, problem solve, and update models for coordination and design issues

  • Help implement BIM processes to improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery process.

  • Setup and management of the Common Data Environment

  • Manages all activities involved in model coordination on multi-disciplinary design models

  • Clash detection, clash report generation and circulation, clash resolution and tracking

  • Facilitating model management and coordination meetings

  • Validating the BIM Model at each exchange data drop as defined in the BIM Execution Plan

  • Ensures adherence to AECOM quality standards, as well as consistent application of organisational policies and monitors budget requirements for projects in support of these

  • Works on complex duties requiring advanced techniques or an extensive and diversified knowledge of specialised areas of model coordination and collaboration

  • Improve and customisation of project content libraries (e.g. Revit families)

  • Develop and execute project user training for BIM software and processes

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years 3D modelling experience with experience in model coordination, including more experience in a supervisory capacity

  • Or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, skills, knowledge, abilities and experience

  • Revit Certified Professional certification required within 3 years of current version

  • Must be proficient in Navisworks Manage

  • Must be proficient in drawing/model management systems (Like Autodesk Construction Cloud (BIM 360))

  • Must be versed in local industry BIM Initiatives and internationally recognised BIM initiatives, standards, protocols and mandates like ISO19650

  • General knowledge of integrated architectural and engineering practice

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel, and Outlook)

  • Must be detail-oriented, consistent and highly accurate in the work

  • Should have a thorough grasp of engineering modelling and principles

  • Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented professional with strong organizational skills

  • Must have good communications skills: interpersonal, listening, oral, and written

  • Ability to set priorities in an efficient and timely manner to meet essential job functions

  • Must be a team player, have a positive attitude, and be a self-starter

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

  • Possess a strong work ethic

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant design degree preferred

  • Discipline design degree preferred

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254748BR

Additional Locations ZA - Pretoria, 263A West Avenue, Centurion

Clearance Required No

Virtual: 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.