Hiring

New Position – VDC Manager

1.14.22

VDC Manager

Location

Centennial, CO

WEIFIELD: WORK FOR THE BEST, BE TREATED THE BEST
Successful electricians at Weifield can become foremen, supervisors, estimators, project managers – and move into upper management positions; your drive and abilities determine how far you go!

Weifield is a national leader in cutting-edge construction with nearly 700 employees across all our regions; more than 70% of the General Contractors in Colorado, Wyoming, Tennessee, and Texas rely on our expertise to provide quality electrical projects.

Weifield’s company values are our PACT: People, Advancing, Community, and Trusting Relationships. Because People is Weifield’s #1 company value – we show our appreciation with more than just a competitive salary.

General Job Description:

The CAD / BIM Manager is responsible for managing and developing Weifield’s CAD and BIM program for all major Commercial and Industrial projects, while taking measures to increase the company’s effectiveness and efficiency.

Responsibilities:

  • Recommend, revise, develop and document new processes, policies, and procedures related to CAD design
  • Lead in the establishment and enforcement of CAD Standards / BIM execution plans
  • Serve to provide guidance and coordination related to BIM project requirements and needed delivery methods
  • Internally coordinate, manage and create BIM standards and management plans
  • Contribute and coordinate with global standards groups across the company
  • Work directly with senior – level personnel in interpreting the actual needs of individual clients
  • Direct and educate others in the systems and procedures for clash detection
  • Determine required scope and level of effort of project work, including the degree of completeness and precision to which project elements should be addressed
  • Serve as the Technical Leader for CAD staff in the water / wastewater practice
  • Be a leader and mentor for all matters CAD / BIM for other CAD users in the branch and office
  • Represent Weifield and interact in a professional manner with client and subcontractor representatives while on field assignments
  • Meets with project team as appropriate to discuss questions and resolve problems on projects
  • Monitors projects for errors and enforces model clean up and use of standards up by project team
  • Provide day to day support of software
  • Maintain CAD / BIM drawing templates. Coordinate templates with each specific trade
  • Achieve division wide standard process for model setup
  • Create and maintain guidance materials for new CAD users onboarding the operation
  • Assist in evaluation of potential hires for CAD / BIM capability
  • Provide recommendations to Operations regarding CAD training needs
  • Coordinate with IT and CAD vendor as appropriate regarding software licenses and installations
  • Update staff on new features when new versions of CAD / BIM software are released

Job Specific Accountabilities:

  • Direction of BIM Team
  • Field Training – Naviswork, BlueBeam, BIM 360
  • Reporting – Job costs, man-hours
  • BIM Integration
  • Creation of BIM standards and typical project deliveries
  • Personnel Reviews
  • Maintain and monitor budgets
  • VDC estimates on all projects
  • Track manpower for department and project future growth

Qualifications / Skills Required:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 10 years of experience using REVIT in an ASMEP / Infrastructure environment is required
  • Prior experience as a CAD / BIM Manager role a plus
  • A high level of competence in directing and managing large single – disciplined projects and / or small to moderate sized multi – disciplined projects
  • Working knowledge of BIM software applications including MicroStation, Revit, AutoCAD, CadWorks, MEP, and other software
  • Ability to identify and evaluate matters which may have a major impact to the area / department / group, or the overall business
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Must work well in a project team environment, as well as have the capacity to conduct work with minimal supervision and oversight
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to bend, stoop, squat, crawl, climb, kneel, balance, push, pull and reach overhead.
  • Lifting 51 to 150 lbs. with help as required.
  • Carry tools and materials up to 100 lbs. up to 400 feet.
  • Candidate must be able to gain access to construction work areas via ladders and stairs safely.
  • Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate the disabled.

Working Conditions:

  • Job requires working 8 to 10 hours daily up to 6 days a week.
  • Wear personal protective equipment (hard hats, safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, masks, earplugs and respirators).
  • Respond to short notice overtime requirements.
  • Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate the disabled.

Software Requirements:

  • AutoCAD MEP 2013-Current
  • Navisworks Manage and Simulate 2013-Current
  • Revit 2013-Current
  • Microsoft Office
  • Bluebeam Revu
  • Microsoft and iOS operating systems

We offer our employees a comprehensive, people-focused benefits program:

  • Physical [Stay Well] | Emotional [Be Supported]
    • Weifield-sponsored Medical, Dental, and Vision
      • Cigna Medical HDHP
      • Cigna Medical Buy-Up
      • Cigna Dental
      • Eyemed Vision Insurance
    • Weifield covers 100% of the medical HDHP plan + preventative screenings
    • Gym memberships
    • Ongoing employee athletic events
      • Tough Mudder, 5K/10K races, truck pulls, & more
    • Employee Assistance Program through Mines & Associates
      • 5 free sessions per family member for counseling, career coaching, financial/legal guidance
    • Cigna mental health & lifestyle programs
    • Flexible time off & paid time off
    • Sabbatical eligibility at 15 years
    • Crisis event support
      • Helping Hands financial assistance program, HR Return to Work assistance, PPE
    • Future betterment committees
    • Open door policy
  • Fiscal [Plan My Future]
    • Financial planning assistance
      • Outside referral options for personal life/property insurances and legal assistance
    • Ability to become eligible to purchase company shares
    • Referral bonus & company incentive plans
    • Employee discounts
      • Mortgage assistance
      • Verizon Wireless
    • Weifield-sponsored 50K life and ADD plans
    • 401K program
      • 4% match after one year
    • Financial literacy training
  • Social [Enjoy My Work]
    • Teambuilding events
    • 7 paid holidays/year
    • Nonprofits: Company match to employee-supported charities
    • Company communications
    • Ongoing events
      • Tickets and numerous company and family events per year
    • Holiday celebrations & contests
    • Philanthropy events supporting our charities
  • Knowledge [Grow My Career]
    • Continuing education credits
    • OSHA and NICET/Blue Card trainings
    • Testing prep assistance
      • Electricians/apprenticeship graduates for Journeyman’s test
    • 4-year paid apprenticeship including books
    • Tuition reiumbursement for college coursework related to position
    • Weifield University
      • Ongoing training program
  • Recognition [Be Rewarded]
    • Employee anniversary awards & gifts
    • Cash for anniversary tenure
      • $10K at 10-year anniversary
    • Employee of the Month recognition & awards
    • Apprenticeship graduation gifts
    • Project of the Year trip with Weifield leadership
    • Crew of the Month lunches with Red Wing Boots truck gift
    • Holiday gifts
    • Recognition/gifts for Journeyman’s license/field achievements

In addition to our amazing people, we take pride in our innovation, our legacy of excellence in our industry, our strong community focus, and our fantastic family-oriented work culture – as evidenced by our Top Workplaces recognitions in our regions (10 years running in Colorado, achieved by less than 5% of all companies)!

We’re seeking the best talent to build an unstoppable team – and we hope you will become a part of it.

We look forward to meeting you!

Compensation Package

Start Date TBD
Status Full-time
Pay Rate Exempt Status; Pay Range $100,00 – 124,000
Employee Health Insurance Healthcare 100% of the employee medical “Base Plan” by WGC 1st of the month following date of hire.
Voluntary Dental/Vision Insurance Paid by employee based on coverage selection 1st of the month following date of hire.
Disability & Accident Insurance Paid by employee based on coverage selection 1st of the month following date of hire.
Life Insurance 50K Life and ADD policy for employee only, paid by employer 1st of the month following date of hire.
HSA Plan Employee can set aside $3600 pre-tax dollars /$7200 for Family 1st of the month following the date of hire.
HSA Company Contribution Up to a max of $600 annually, contributed through four quarterly contributions. The employee must have active work hours on the week of assistance to be eligible. This amount is inclusive in the calculation of the max contributions allowable under an HSA plan.
PTO Accrued 10 days per year 1-2 years, 12 days per year 2-5 years, 14 days per year 5-7 years, 16 days per year 7-10 years and 20 days per year 10+ years.  Seven paid holidays per year.
401k/Safe Harbor Participate after 60 days. Weifield matches 100% of investment up to 4% after one year of consistent employment.
Cell Phone Yes
Car Allowance No
Background Check/ Drug Test Required Yes
Work Schedule 7AM- 5PM Monday through Thursday and 7AM to 3PM on Friday.

Due to the nature of this position additional time may be needed in order to complete work activities with no additional compensation.

The company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included