Careers

Our Pacific Northwest Studio offers global education practice leadership within IBI Group, a multi-disciplinary firm with nearly 70 offices around the world. This unique position creates opportunities to be a part of international thought leadership and signature K-12 and higher education projects, here and beyond.

Current openings

BIM Coordinator

907 SW Harvey Milk Street, Portland, OR  97205
Full-time

Our Portland office is searching for a BIM Coordinator to join its growing team. The coordinator will have no direct reports and will be facilitating the BIM production team liaising with various discipline groups that represent the Architectural, Civil and MEP groups. In addition, the coordinator will be part of a global network of office-focused BIM leaders under a Regional Design Technology Leader, governed by IBI’s Global Director for Design Technology. This coordinator would be part of an overall mission focusing on cross-sector synergy (between Intelligence, Buildings and Infrastructure) empowering global work-sharing, standardization and optimization, as well as shepherding cross-sector collaboration and data harnessing throughout a project’s lifecycle.

 

Job Description
  • Perform various Building Information Models (BIM) tasks such as producing, reviewing and managing project drawings and documents
  • Checking models to ensure that they meet IBI Group and project standards and they meet the project’s BIM Goals
  • Ensure projects have a defined BIM Execution Plan and champion fulfillment of the plan throughout the project’s lifecycle
  • Be responsible for monitoring, troubleshooting, and optimizing performance of the models
  • Act in a leadership capacity to assist the BIM Team for both Design and Production
  • Keep an eye on coordination and troubleshooting, and act as a subject matter expert on BIM (Revit) related issues while maintaining best practices
  • Maintain constant communication with the Canada East Regional BIM Lead to ensure bi-direction communication between staff and the region.
Qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in BIM technology support role in the A/E field including production and coordination
  • Expertise with Revit Architecture, Revit Structure and/or Revit MEP as demonstrated by sophisticated use of software
  • Familiarity with interoperability between Revit and other disciplines-specific software programs, demonstrating awareness of the differences between BIM for Building, Civil and Plant.
  • Experience in 3D design and multi-discipline coordination, managing models and facilitating data exchange
  • Good communication skills for team-based working environment and for teaching others about best practices in BIM
  • Excellent team leadership to lead a BIM team for design and production
  • Excellent planning and organization skills required for fast-paced projects
  • Highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges
  • Ability to interact with external entities (clients, owners, agencies) to interpret and understand desired BIM or CAD delivery requirements.
Additional Information
  • This is a full-time position to start immediately. IBI Group offers a competitive salary, generous benefits including medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, paid sick/vacation/holidays, training/professional development, and much more.
  • IBI Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Intern Architect

907 SW Harvey Milk Street, Portland, OR 97205
Full-time

 

Job Description
  • Develops designs from concept through design development to contract documents
  • Incorporates applicable codes, construction techniques, and sequences in various projects
  • Functions in the role of assistant to project leader with a focus on architectural design and technical aspects
  • Produces design work according to established standards, methods, and quality procedures
  • Coordinates the layout, design, drafting, and specifications produced by other staff members who are part of the project team
  • Assists in developing project staff-hours and planning schedule for phases of the project
  • Supervises and performs site observations
  • Manages and develops assigned team members
  • May participate in marketing and business development efforts
  • Ideal candidates must be a team player who is well organized, detail oriented, focused, design driven, accurate and able to meet deadlines under pressure
Qualifications
  • University Degree – Bachelor/Masters of Architecture
  • 1 – 3 years experience in an Architectural Design firm
  • Strong technical knowledge of building construction and thorough understanding of construction documents
  • Proven ability to collaborate in visioning, design, synthesis, and delivery roles
  • Ability to understand and develop architectural ideas, independently and collaboratively
  • Comfortable communicating with clients/consultants
  • Strong technical competency, proficient in Revit and SketchUp
  • Must have strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Knowledge of Educational Architecture, specifically K-12, preferred
Additional Information
  • This is a full-time position to start immediately. IBI Group offers a competitive salary, generous benefits including medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, paid sick/vacation/holidays, training/professional development, and much more.
  • IBI Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for the above positions, please submit a resume and portfolio in PDF format (10 mb or less) via email to jonathan.steel@IBIGroup.com.