Structural BIM Manager

Engineering - Chicago/Naperville

REX Engineering Group is seeking a self-motivated, client focused, Structural BIM Manager to join our Structural Engineering team in our Naperville/Chicago office. Candidate shall have a minimum of 5 years of experience in the field, and shall have proficiency in structural drafting software – Revit Structure and AutoCAD. Candidate shall also have experience leading BIM efforts on structural projects, and in developing and implementing BIM and CAD standards and workflows.

Candidate will work within a team of engineers. They should be able to work independently on projects, work with other disciplines to coordinate/manage projects effectively, and manage the production and delivery of design documents. Candidate will lead BIM efforts within the engineering group. This includes developing and implementing firm-wide standards, training others, as well as drawing and model production for projects – project set-up, mark-ups, coordination with other disciplines, etc.

Excellent oral and written communication skills, effective problem-solving skills, strong organizational and decision-making skills are required. Ability to work on multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment is key. Participation in internal office collaboration and the external professional community is encouraged.

Position Responsibilities

– Responsible for structural drawing production

– Lead firm-wide efforts in developing and implementing drawing and modeling standards, and workflows

– Set up BIM models and drawings for structural building projects

– Perform model and drawing mark-ups from structural engineers

– Coordinate with architectural and project team regarding syncing models and backgrounds

– Train/assist engineers in performing drawing and model work

– Opportunities for interoffice coordination/assistance between all groups


Minimum Requirements

– 5+ years of experience in drafting / modeling structural drawings

– Experience developing standards and workflows for drawing and model production

– Associates degree or certification in drafting or related fields

– Proficient in Revit Structure and AutoCAD

– Excellent organization, delegation, and time management skills.

– Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

About REX

REX Engineering Group is a fast-growing company, looking for individuals who want to lead and help shape our firm. REX provides Structural engineering out of our Naperville/Chicago office, MEP engineering out of our Los Angeles Office, and Construction Services out of our Chicago, Charlotte, and Orlando offices. We’re working to expand our services and capabilities in these and other markets. We place primary importance on collaborating together and with our clients, focusing on building relationships as we provide the highest level of service to our clients and our projects. REX is an employee-focused firm, with several benefits and policies aimed at supporting our employees to further enrich and develop their careers, as well as providing flexibility within the workplace environment.