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Building Information Modeling Specialist


Detroit, MI, US

Company:  DTE Eng Corp Svcs LLC
Job ID:  3657

The future is bright at DTE Energy! We are one of the largest Fortune 500 diversified utilities in the United States with an aspiration to be the best-operated energy company in North America and a force for good in the communities we live and serve.  We have businesses in 26 different states and are comprised of regulated utility and non-utility businesses.  Our utility business provides electric and gas service to approximately 3 million customers.  Our non-utility businesses include a diversified portfolio of energy related companies, ranging from gas storage and pipelines to renewable power development.

DTE Energy’s utility and non-utility businesses are poised for significant growth. We look forward to working with highly motivated and team-oriented individuals to energize our efforts of growing economically and environmentally.

Recently, DTE Energy has been recognized as an outstanding place to work and has received the following accolades:

* Gallup Great Workplace Award for consecutive years
* Civic 50 Award for corporate citizenship excellence
* Indeed’s annual “50 Best Places to Work” award for two years running
* Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to work For
* J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Award
* Professional Women’s Magazine/Black EOE Journal “Best of the Best”
* Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT
* Best Employers for a Healthy Lifestyle Gold Award
* Detroit Free Press Green Leaders Award

DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.


External Pre-Hire Assessment Required: Professional Pre-Hire Assessment
Testing Required:
Not Applicable



Job Summary

Oversees the Building Information Modeling (BIM) software and related standards development, including implementation, updates, and enforcement. Coordinates the creation of content library files and templates, including creating and enforcing standards and evaluating project models. Develops project workflows and provides consulting on related maintenance and operation activities to drive alignment and adoption across business units.  Leads resolution of issues with end users and external design firms.  Span of control: 0; individual contributor.

Key Accountabilities

• Manages building information platforms (e.g., Revit) ensuring adherence to BIM standards, audit of project models, and integrity of the master model and data for each building
• Provides quality control for completeness and adherence to company standards of all shop drawings and as-built drawings
• Oversees BIM standards development, implementation, and enforcement, including the creation and maintenance of software template files to support standards
• Coordinates developing and enforcing BIM documentation and workflow process standards and trains and oversees activities of design team to ensure standards are maintained
• Supports and coordinates project setup, standards, model details, creation or addition of project families, and management of any exceptions or changes to standards
• Leads and manages software installation, implementation, updates, configuration, troubleshooting, maintenance, and support for all BIM related software and cloud systems
• Serves as the primary liaison with internal information technology system team and external software vendors for managing, supporting, upgrading, and managing BIM software and facilities-related cloud-based systems
• Evaluates new BIM related software and technologies, stays informed on best practices for use of building information software (e.g., Revit Architecture, AutoCAD, and BIM) and creates written technology evaluations and budgets for future technology adoption
• Provides fundamental and intermediate training to staff on all BIM and facilities cloud-based systems including continuing education on BIM processes and technical orientation to new employees and project team members

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements
  • This is a dual-track base requirement job; education and experience requirements can be satisfied through one of the following two options:
    • Bachelor’s Degree and 6 years of experience in design, drafting or engineering production, inclusive of BIM management in an architectural, engineering or construction (AEC) firm; OR
    • High school diploma or GED and 10 years of experience in design, drafting or engineering production, inclusive of BIM management in an architectural, engineering or construction (AEC) firm
Other Qualifications

• Working knowledge or experience in facilities management-related cloud-based systems

Other Requirements
• In-depth working knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, and digital technology tools
• Understands the practice of architecture, project management and delivery, and construction methods
• Ability to complete continuing education training on BIM and related technologies
• Good interpersonal skills and effective working with others in a team environment
• Ability to use time productively, including maximizing efficiency and meeting goals
• Ability to take on additional responsibilities, including ability to determine and manage priorities with minimal guidance
• Strong written and verbal collaboration and communications skills

Additional Information

Incumbents may engage in all or some combination of the activities and accountabilities and utilize a variety of the competencies cited in this description depending upon the organization and role to which they are assigned. This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by incumbents in this job. It is not intended as an all-inclusive list of accountabilities or responsibilities, nor is it intended to limit the rights of supervisors or management representatives to assign, direct and control the work of employees under their supervision.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit