• Lima, OH, USA
  • Full Time

SMITH-BOUGHAN, INC., the leading mechanical contractor in West Central Ohio, is searching for a BIM Specialist to join our staff.


Job Type: Full-Time.

Minimum Years of Experience Required: 3 years mechanical and plumbing systems experience.

Minimum Years of Education Required: 2 year associates or technical degree. Knowledge of clash detection and Autodesk Revit certification preferred.

Pay Range: /hour commensurate with education and/or experience.

Must Be Authorized to Work in the U.S.


  • Create coordinated BIM models for HVAC piping, plumbing, and sheet metal systems and make changes to models as necessary using Autodesk Revit.
  • Collaborate with other project personnel regarding issues and potential solutions related to BIM execution by attending clash detection meetings; effectively communicating with construction managers and field crews regarding projects; ensuring any changes in procedure and standards are effectively communicated to project teams; safely operate vehicle to attend onsite meetings as required.
  • Conduct BIM clash detection process when a project requires.
  • Review contract drawings/specifications and submittals.
  • Produce drawings for fabrication and installation of duct and piping systems; generate spool drawings for piping fabrication; create fabrication drawings for custom sheet metal parts.
  • Coordinate models across disciplines using Navisworks software when necessary.
  • Utilize and provide support for robotic total station (RTS) on jobsites to place points for hangers, sleeves and openings.


  • Knowledge of building construction, general construction and HVAC and plumbing systems installation.

  • Skill in attention to detail; use or operation of Autodesk Revit, Autodesk AutoCAD, Navisworks Manage*, and Microsoft Office; use or operation of Robotic Total Station*.

  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in written, oral, picture, or schedule form; identify existing or potential problem areas and formulate corrective measures; adapt to changes in the work environment, manage competing demands, and deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; apply concepts of geometry and/or trigonometry; create BIM models; communicate effectively; understand contract drawings/specifications and submittals; organize; cooperate with others on projects; travel to and gain access to work site; safeguard information of a sensitive or confidential nature.


  • Medical, dental, vision, life insurance
  • Paid holidays and paid time off (PTO)
  • 401(k) plan with employer contributions

About Smith-Boughan, Inc.:

Smith-Boughan, Inc., a dynamic, leading-edge mechanical contractor in West Central Ohio, has been providing plumbing and piping, sheet metal, HVAC, and building automation construction and repair services to our clients in the surrounding region for almost 100 years.

We are always seeking the best and brightest employees to continue our tradition of providing our clients the high standards of service they have come to expect since our inception in 1927.

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