Virtual Construction Engineer

Location: Sacramento, CA Posted Date: October 6, 2017
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Employer Job Id: 2183 CareerMine Job Id: 1383525

[Company] Sacramento Region Commercial Building Group is growing and looking to add a Virtual Construction Engineer to our Team.   This position is the technical source of modeling information for a variety of projects ranging from $20M in Value up to over $400M.  The person that fills this role will need to have a thorough knowledge of construction documents, specification, and shop drawings and also have the ability to create 3D/4D/5D models of any given project.

Ideally this person would be located in our Sacramento office and travel as needed throughout Northern California during the week.


  • Maintains professional relationships with industry groups and software vendors and keeps up to date on current industry and software developments.
  • Presents BIM presentations to industry and owner groups to help foster business development.
  • Creates 3D models of Architectural, Structural and MEP systems.
  • Trains virtual construction technicians and engineer positions in use of company approved software.
  • Reviews bid scope documents for appropriate BIM language based on project delivery type and BIM deliverables.
  • Meets with project team on-site at least bi-weekly to ensure that BIM efforts are being utilized in the field during construction.
  • Virtually walks through the model, identifying elements that are out of place.
  • Maintains model libraries using correct uniformat or masterformat codes.
  • Participates in activities to support the company’s strategic planning efforts.


  • 4-year degree in Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture.
  • 3+ years’ construction experience.
  • 3+ years blue print/specification reading.
  • 3+ years in Autocad/Revit/Navisworks/CPM scheduling software.
  • Proficient use of all Microsoft Office Suite programs.

Note: Job Description is subject to change at any time and may include other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements

  • Will sit, stand, or walk short distances for up to the entire duration of a shift/work day.
  • May stoop, kneel, or bend, on an occasional basis.
  • Will lift, push or pull objects on an occasional basis.
  • Required to use hands to grasp, lift, handle, carry or feel objects on a frequent basis.
  • Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures.
  • Will interact with people and technology frequently during a shift/work day.
  • Will use telephone, computer system, email, and other electronic devices on a frequent basis to communicate with internal and external customers or vendors.

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