BIM Designer Cedar Rapids, IA


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Job Title:

BIM Designer

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Cedar Rapids, IA



Company Description:


Quality work for over 75 years.

Modern is a regional commercial and industrial Mechanical Contractor who is able to provide a one-stop source for plumbing, piping, HVACR service, CAD/BIM, and pre-fabrication project solutions. Our geographic area of focus is the I-35 corridor, Duluth, MN to Dallas, TX. Headquartered in Cedar Rapids, IA Modern has a strong presence in the East Half of Iowa. For more information please visit our website.

Job Description:


BIM Designer uses hardware and software technology to provide support from preconstruction to final completion of a project. This group maintains all documents to ensure that the project is completed effectively within cost, schedule, and quality parameters.

The BIM Designer upholds the company’s core values of integrity, service, leadership, empowerment, and innovation while demonstrating a dedicated and results-driven work ethic.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·         Ability to take a project from start to finish

·         Design mechanical systems

·         Assist in interpretation of drawings and specifications

·         Oversee and prepare all coordination and fabrication drawings for a project

·         Communicate and interface with people throughout the company internally and externally (architect, engineers, general contractor, trade subcontractors, etc.) in an effective and professional manner to coordinate project deliverables

·         Coordinated Installation Drawings

·         Spool & Fabrication Drawings

·         Total Station Point Exports

·         Hanger Drawings

·         Wall & Sleeve Penetration Drawings

·         Bill of Materials

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

·         Working knowledge of Basic AutoCAD

·         Autodesk Fabrication CADMep, Navisworks Manage, and Revit are a plus

·         Strong written and oral communication skills

·         Strong organizational skills to manage multiple priorities

·         Ability to manage multiple tasks to meet project deadlines

·         Attention to detail and accuracy

Work Environment Considerations

·         Must be able to work in high pressure situations facing strict deadlines

·         Most time will be in the office, but some trips to job sites and customer locations are required

·         Must be familiar with job site safety requirements and be prepared to wear a hard hat, work boots and safety glasses at potentially dangerous job sites

Qualifications and Education Requirements

·         Piping and Plumbing trade experience is preferred

·         Associates Degree in Drafting Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent is a plus

AAP/EEO Statement

At Modern, we understand that every employee is different in their own way. We support and thrive off those differences. We do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, retaliation, military status, or other non-merit factors. Modern is a proud equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer.


Medical, Dental, Vision, employer paid life insurance, HSA, FSA, 401k match

Required Experience:

5 years of plumbing/piping design


Trade experience