BIM Coordinator

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What does a BIM Coordinator do?

  • Effectively handle and adhere to deadlines for BIM project data sets/workflow and project set up
  • Communicate effectively and offer cross-team support between leaders, clients, subcontractors, architects, and engineers
  • Understand and ensure any changes in procedure and standards are effectively communicated to project teams
  • Prepare BIM execution plans and project specific training documentation
  • Perform quality checks on models to identify and resolve any discrepancies in design and construction documents
  • Provide technical guidance and support to project teams or incoming BIM Technicians to ensure quality standards
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What skills are needed to be a BIM Coordinator?

  • 3-5 years of experience in AEC industry
  • Past experience in BIM modeling
  • Advanced PC skills
  • Ability to develop incoming BIM Technicians¬†
  • Solid understanding of architectural, structural, and MEP systems
  • Proficient in using BIM manage tools to provide technical support mentoring required to the project team
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Google workspace, and BIM 360

What software is essential for proficiency in a BIM Coordinator role?

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Revit is the global BIM standard. Revit is used by 75% of architects for their 3D projects.

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What is the average salary of a BIM Coordinator?

The typical salary range for a BIM Coordinator is approximately $80,000 to $100,000. Salary may vary depending on which state you reside in.

Can a BIM Coordinator work remotely?

All responsibilities of a BIM Coordinator can be done remotely, however, remote positions are highly sought after and typically require a lot of experience. On-site jobs would be easier to find and more typical.

Does a BIM Coordinator have to work full time?

The majority of BIM Coordinators engage in full-time employment due to the high demand in the field. Part time or contract positions are seldom available, mainly because of the extensive responsibilities associated with the role of a BIM Coordinator.