Our Portland office is looking for a BIM Specialist to join the Ankrom Moisan BIM team.
The ideal candidate will be one who/is: • Appreciates Ankrom Moisan's creative philosophy • Understands the value and quality of good design • Works well with people and our customer-centric culture • Has an excellent disposition and even temperament • Eager to learn and to teach others • Approachable, patient, and motivated
The BIM Specialist must have a deep understanding of Revit, a strong desire to learn and not be afraid to ask questions, and a demonstrated ability to deliver exceptional technical support to Revit users of all levels. Furthermore, the BIM Specialist must be able to work effectively and efficiently in the project team environment, with experience in putting together architectural drawings.
We are searching for someone that understands our culture, how to collaborate across offices in multiple locations, and how to appropriately apply technology to our design practice. We need a BIM Specialist who is passionate about the type of work we do and how the application of technology can help us achieve our goals. We encourage prospective BIM Specialist applicants to explore our work on our websites ankrommoisan.com and welcometothesociety.com, to understand more about who we are, how we are organized, and the great creative process that we strive to deliver to our clients.
The BIM Specialist is part of a team leading Ankrom Moisan in its BIM processes by overseeing the company-wide use of Revit as a BIM tool. In collaboration with the overall BIM team, the BIM Specialist contributes to and participates in the creation and implementation of Revit tools and resources in the office, as well as the scope and content of training and desk side support. In addition to being an active collaborator and contributor to the Ankrom Moisan BIM Team, the BIM Specialist consults with active project teams regarding model strategies and lessons learned; and further uses those lessons to help shape and develop office BIM standards and firm-wide resources.
The BIM Specialist enables this work by shouldering the following management & support
Provides desk-side support, training, and standards to all staff
Provides model strategy and project set up support
Builds custom content for projects
Actively contributes and participates in the creation and implementation of Revit tools and
resources for the office
Advises on staffing and provides assistance with interviews and reviewing resumes
Participates in internal committees
Develops scope and content of internal Revit training
Consults with active project teams regarding model strategies and lessons learned
Assists project teams with BIM Execution Plans
Participates in wider Revit community (Revit User Group, conferences, forums)
Helps develop office standards and best practices based on lessons learned
Collaborates with IT and BIM Team on rollouts of new tools, features and releases
Researches upcoming tools and technology that interface with Revit
Troubleshoots technical issues regarding Revit Architecture and related software
Assists in Revit standardization through building and reviewing components, editing templates and
Critical Skills and Knowledge:
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Ability to multitask and work comfortably in a fast-paced environment
Creativity, enthusiasm, willingness to learn, approachability
Minimum 2 years BIM leadership experience
Minimum 3 years professional architectural experience
Programming and Revit API knowledge a plus
To be considered for this position; please email a cover letter, resume, and portfolio in PDF format with "BIM SPECIALIST" in the subject line to:
Please no phone calls regarding this position; candidates only.
AMA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.
We believe that an integrated approach to design produces the best ideas. By collaborating across all the firm’s disciplines—architecture, interiors, urban design, and branding—we explore multiple perspectives on a problem and create a shared vision for the project. We combine experience from a variety of different project types to inform and enhance each design concept, discovering new insights i...n the process. This mixing of minds and ideas creates fertile ground for finding the best path to helping our clients achieve their goals.