Jacobs BIM / GIS Coordinator in Los Angeles, California

BIM / GIS Coordinator


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

The BIM GIS Coordinator oversees contract-related BIM requirements for projects. The Coordinator also understands and oversees the relationship of “BIM to project” requirements of schedule, trade coordination (clash detection), Title 24 energy requirements, and asset data requirements for system model objects.

Position Description:

  • Monitors, tracks and reconciles submittal data related to spatial validation and asset tracking.

  • Generates spatial validation reports and 4D reports to be archived with the associated submittal files.

  • Monitors the model breakdown structure with baseline project schedule.

  • Reviews Model Submittals’ coordination (clash detection) across building systems and to comply with BIM standards

  • Ensures that correct data and files are stored in the correct system.

  • Coordinates between trades and adheres to project schedule during design/construction.

  • Assures new buildings are in compliance with energy and maintenance standards



  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, or related degree.

  • 5 years of recent experience focusing on BIM with strong focus on 4D and project coordination / clash detection.

  • Proficiency in Revit and Oracle P6, as well as Navisworks and Synchro.

  • Knowledge of MEP systems preferred.

  • Experience with Bentley Navigator and ProjectWise preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Essential Functions:

Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-California-Los Angeles

Req ID: BI 0002U3