Virtual Designer / Building Information Modeling (BIM) Technician - GJ Hopkins

Roanoke, VA posted on July 20

Building Information Modeling (BIM) Technician
Position: Full time
Location: Roanoke


Position Summary:

GJ Hopkins is searching for a dynamic BIM Technician to join our Engineer Department.  The BIM Technician will be responsible for providing assistance on BIM and Engineering related projects. The position entails the use of REVIT® and/or AutoCAD in the production of shop drawings for commercial and institutional projects, both new construction and renovations.


Essential Functions:

  • Work under direction of design professional and/or BIM & VDC Engineer
  • Ensure construction documents accuracy based on discipline BIM Modeling
  • Collaborate and Coordinate with other disciplines design-changes and model challenges
  • Adhere to BIM Execution Plan and BIM project workflow criteria
  • Follow BIM content standards and development procedures
  • Content creation: Families such as parametric, formula, nested and type catalogs.
  • May take the lead on developing some discipline specific BIM modeling content for project
  • Assist Project Manager in the creation of BIM related project RFIs



  • High school diploma
  • Experience with MEP design and construction
  • Eager to support staff with positive attitude, passion and patience.
  • Ability to uphold the use of standards and escalate issues in a timely fashion.
  • Ability to export model into other formats for collaboration internally and externally
  • High level of communication and good writing skills
  • Experience with Autodesk products use and support:
    • REVIT® MEP
    • AutoCAD MEP
    • Navisworks®


 Company Benefits: 

  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 100% contributed by company
  • 401 (K) with Match
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance


Building Legacies for a Thriving Future
We encourage Minorities and Females to Apply.  EOE M/F/D/V.  VA Cont. Lic., Class A, #2701-029434A.