Open Road /Civil 3D BIM Modeler (Roads & Highways)

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Job Description:

Open Road /Civil 3D BIM Modeler (Roads & Highways)

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Open Road /Civil 3D BIM Modeler (Roads & Highways) to join our team! In this role you will get to to support the BIM Coordinator and our Project Delivery Teams to execute the day-to-day development, establishment and implementation of BIM in Parsons Main office in Abu Dhabi.​

What You’ll Be Doing:  

  • Support the BIM Coordinator and Project Delivery Team(s) in day-to-day BIM implementation activities.

  • Develop 3D/2D dimensional models required for drawing preparation, clash reporting and presentation aligned with the project LOD requirements and modeling standards.

  • Extract 3D models for clash analysis, schedule review and QS.

  • Ensure coordination of all Model interfaces with designers and engineers of other disciplines.

  • Ensure all Models, drawings and deliverables are checked to comply with project and company quality standards and BIM requirements.

  • Prepare the engineering drawings from the model that comprises of basic arrangements, layouts, profiles, sections etc.

  • Develop and extract 2D geometry from the models for internal reviews and coordination meetings.

  • Ensure Project Information Models (PIM’s) are delivered in accordance with the agreed TIDP, MIDP and CDE protocol. 

  • Prepare BIM package submissions in accordance with project standards and requirements

  • Conduct clash detection and visual walkthroughs

  • Prepare models and reports for constructability analysis

  • Coordinate work with the lead technical engineer, including taking responsibility for timely completion of deliverables.

What Required Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or 3 Years Diploma in Engineering from an accredited University.

  • Minimum 3+ years Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail and Autodesk Civil 3D experience within depth working knowledge of current versions; Proficient in Micro station & CAD design 2D/3D (AutoCAD and Civil 3D).

  • Able to demonstrate (skill assessment) ability to set up new Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail and Civil 3D project files for the team; Demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and multitasking ability; Produce Civil 3D Families according to project requirements.

  • Able to maintain standards and library of Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail and Civil 3D families/objects; Able to run clash detection.

  • Strong computer skills; Experience of producing sheets with Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail and Civil 3D.

  • Expert knowledge of Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail and Civil 3D including use of parametric, generation of Bill of Material, assemblies, sub-assemblies, creation of families, etc.

  • Advanced Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail skills are essential including creation of a federated model using Bentley OpenRoads , Bentley OpenRail .

  • Creating/working with Bentley OpenRoads and Bentley OpenRail Worksets and professional using of shared coordinates.

  • Proficient in a range of BIM Authoring, Scripting, Design Review, Coordination, Simulations and Collaboration Platforms:

    • Bentley OpenRoads: Advanced Knowledge of designing, modeling, and managing road projects using OpenRoads Designer. Familiarity with roadway design standards, drainage design, and corridor modeling is essential.

    • Bentley OpenRail: Advanced expertise in rail design, including track alignment, grading, and integration with other infrastructure elements. Experience in using OpenRail Designer for detailed rail engineering projects.

    • Autodesk Civil 3D: moderate skills in using Civil 3D for site design, roadways, land development, grading, and utilities. Proficiency in creating and managing data-rich 3D models and producing detailed construction documentation.

    • Essentials: (Civil3D, Navisworks, BIM 360, AutoCAD).

    • Preferable: (ProjectWise, Bluebeam Studio, Autodesk Inventor professional,  3D Max, Dynamo). 

  • Roads & Highways Project Experience is required.

  • Knowledge of BIM codes and Standards (ISO19650, PAS1192-2, BS1192).

  • Knowledge of General BIM Model requirements (i.e., LOD, Naming convention, parametric modeling, etc.)

What Desired Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Bentley OpenRoads

  • Bentley OpenRail

  • Civil 3D Modeling and 3D Model-Based workflows

  • Modeling Standards

  • Naming convention

  • Extracting cut sheets

  • Modeling templates

  • British Standards BS/PAS Series (1192)

  • International Organization for Standardization (19650)

  • Common Data Environment

  • Project Information Model Delivery and Digital Delivery methods

  • Quality Assurance Compliance and Validation

  • Collaboration, Coordination and Clash/Clearance Detection

  • Quantity Take Off / Scheduling

  • Asset Information Model Delivery, COBie, O&M and Asset Tagging

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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