Turner Construction Company VDC Coordinator in United States

Division: Canada - Toronto

Project Location(s): Toronto, ON M4C 1M5 CAN

Minimum Years Experience: 1-2

Travel Involved: 10-20%

Job Type: Foreign Local

Job Classification: Experienced

Education: Bachelors Degree

Job Family: Construction

Compensation: Salaried Exempt

Position Description: The VDC Coordinator position will be assigned to the field operations team and will assist in obtaining, evaluating and coordinating all information needed to construct the project in accordance with the contract documents through BIM models and to assure that the work meets all safety standards, is within schedule requirements, and is constructed to the highest level of quality possible. This will be done by leveraging BIM tools and processes to benefit project workflows.

Reports to: VDC Engineer, VDC Project Manager, Engineer, or Project Engineer, Additionally has “dotted line” relationship for coordination and support with: VDC Engineer and/or VDC Project Manager

Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:

  • Assist in the facilitation of 3d virtual trade coordination of work in the field.

  • Assist in the maintenance of BIM models for field operations.

  • Review models from designers, subcontractors, and others to ensure proper coordination and installation.

  • Assist in the validation of model-based project as-builts by trade subcontractors.

  • Participate in the implementation of the site safety program as required and ensure subcontractor compliance with Turner safety standards and all applicable safety codes and regulations. Utilize BIM tools for the documentation and visualization of safety planning and logistics. This includes modeling and phasing of logistics and safety related equipment, pedestrian protection etc.

  • Qualifications: Minimum four years of college with formal engineering or architectural training or equivalent building construction experience and summer internship/co-op experience in construction highly desirable. Knowledge of general contract, subcontract documents, drawings and specifications also desirable. Must have good interpersonal and teamwork skills, desire to learn, ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing. Should be proficient with computer applications as required to perform responsibilities. Should specifically be proficient with BIM based computer applications such as Navisworks Manage, Trimble SketchUp, Autodesk Revit.Physical Demands: Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction personnel hoists, ability to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under construction. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Performing this job requires use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work environments is usually moderate to very loud.*May perform other duties as assigned.

Turner welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.