ROC #111176, 111170, 289783, TDLR 38128

DP Electric

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VDC Engineer
Tempe, Arizona, United States - 85282

VDC Engineer - Tempe, AZ

Award-Winning Leadership, Award-Winning Culture

  • 2021 Became an Employee-Owned Company
  • 2019 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Company
  • 2019 Phoenix Business Journal: Most Admired Company
  • 2022 AZ Central Top Company to work for
  • 2020 AZ Central Top Company to work for
  • 2019 AZ Central Top Company to work for
  • 2018 AZ Central Top Company to work for
  • 2016 AZ Central Top Company to work for
  • 2018 AZ Business: Most Admired Leader Founder/CEO, Dan Puente
  • 2018 Phoenix Business Journal: Most Admired Company
  • 2018 Arizona Corporate Excellence Award
  • Glassdoor Open Company

Job Description

The VDC Engineer is responsible for leveraging technology and virtual design and construction methodologies to improve project efficiency and collaboration. This role involves implementing and managing Building Information Modeling BIM processes throughout the project lifecycle, ensuring accurate and effective utilization of virtual design tools and techniques. The VDC Engineer collaborates closely with project teams and stakeholders to drive innovation and optimize project outcomes. Success in this position entails delivering high-quality BIM models, coordinating interdisciplinary collaboration, and facilitating seamless integration of virtual design into construction processes.


  • Develop and maintain comprehensive BIM execution plans for projects, outlining BIM goals, standards, and processes.
  • Collaborate with project teams to create accurate and detailed BIM models for electrical systems, integrating electrical components within the overall project model.
  • Coordinate and manage clash detection and resolution processes, ensuring clash-free models and minimizing design conflicts during construction.
  • Provide technical support and training to project teams on BIM software and virtual design workflows, promoting best practices and efficient utilization of virtual design tools.
  • Conduct regular model reviews and audits to ensure compliance with BIM standards, accuracy of information, and adherence to project requirements.
  • Facilitate interdisciplinary coordination meetings to address design conflicts, resolve issues, and promote effective collaboration among stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers to incorporate their models into the overall project model, ensuring seamless integration and coordination.
  • Assist in the implementation and utilization of emerging technologies such as laser scanning, drone imaging, and augmented reality to enhance virtual design and construction processes.
  • Stay updated with industry trends and advancements in BIM technology, attending conferences and training sessions to continuously improve skills and knowledge.


  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the electrical contracting industry, with a focus on BIM and virtual design.
  • Proficiency in BIM software such as Autodesk Revit, Navisworks, and/or Bentley MicroStation.
  • Strong understanding of BIM methodologies, standards, and best practices.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to identify and resolve design conflicts.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work closely with project teams and stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of construction processes and familiarity with construction documents and drawings.
  • Familiarity with laser scanning, drone imaging, and other emerging technologies is a plus.
  • BIM-related certifications e.g., Autodesk Certified Professional are desirable but not mandatory.
  • Physical ability to perform site visits and inspections as required.

Hiring is contingent upon successful completion of drug screen and background check. DP Electric Inc. is a drug free workplace. EOE.

DP Electric Inc. | 2210 S. Roosevelt St. - Tempe, AZ 85282 | 480.858.9070 |



DP Electric, Inc. | 2210 S. Roosevelt St. - Tempe, AZ 85282 | 480.858.9070 |

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