BIM Specialist - Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers


Oakville, ON, CA

Requisition ID: 172087 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers 

Department: Drafting & Design 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 


Position Overview

As a BIM Specialist at Kiewit, you will play a pivotal role in our project workflows by serving as the expert in Digital Delivery tools. Your responsibilities will encompass complex project tasks that demand a deep understanding of various software solutions and the seamless integration of multiple discipline workflows. This position is ideal for seasoned CAD technicians, engineering specialists, and architectural designers who are committed to advancing their expertise in multi-disciplinary modeling for design and construction projects.

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering's Design Build Management team are driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects to manage their multi-disciplined design teams to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk. Our construction-driven engineers analyze root causes and resolve design issues before they impact schedule and budget. Particularly on large design-build projects, clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and design best practices for all projects that we support.

Our participation leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.


This position is based out of our Oakville, Toronto office.


Model Management and Standards:
•    Deploy BIM/VDC related software to perform various project duties.
•    Monitor ongoing projects for errors and enforce model/drawing cleanup.
•    Ensure adherence to established standards by project the Digital Delivery team.
•    Provide day-to-day support to the design and construction team.

BIM Execution and Coordination:
•    Collaborate with project stakeholders to maintain accurate and coordinated BIM models.
•    Assist in the development and enforcement of BIM execution plans.
•    Alert design team members to relevant software changes impacting discipline-specific workflows.
•    Assist in model navigation and development to facilitate the visualization of issues and solutions with the construction team, identify constructability and operability issues with the delivery team.

Training and Collaboration:
•    Recognize opportunities for construction technologies and implement them on the project, training the future users and ensuring technology dissemination
•    Share expertise by teaching design technology skills to engineers and architects as needed.
•    Foster a problem-solving mindset, approaching challenges with a “nothing is impossible” attitude.
•    Maintain deliverable quality according to BEP and project standards.
•    Work with the project team to review and raise constructability issues. Collaboratively work with the design and trade partners to develop and track resolutions.

Advanced Skills and Leadership:
•    Experience in multi-disciplinary complex transit/infrastructure projects
•    Demonstrate proficiency beyond the entry-level BIM Specialist role.
•    Take ownership of complex tasks and mentor junior team members.
•    Contribute to process improvement initiatives and innovative solutions.



•    Associate’s degree or equivalent work experience in a design program or engineering field (Bachelor’s degree preferred).
•    3+ Years Experience of Virtual Design and Construction with strong software skills including Navisworks, ACC, Revit, Civil 3D, Dynamo, etc
•    Keen attention to detail—essential for accurate modeling and coordination.
•    Familiarity with a range of design technology and software techniques.
•    Strong understanding of construction sequencing
•    Ability to review and understand 2D and 3D construction drawings/models and specifications and translate 2D drawings and specifications into a complete 3D Building Information Model
•    Scripting knowledge and experience working with model metadata is an asset

Preferred Qualifications:
•    Certification in Autodesk Revit.

Other Requirements:
•    Regular, reliable attendance
•    Work productively and meet deadlines timely
•    Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment
•    Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
•    Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.

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