Virtual Construction Modeler – Electrical Contractor

Royal Electric Company

Sacramento, CA
  • $20.19/hr - $62.50/hr
  • Full-time
  • At Royal Electric Company we provide expert electrical design, construction, and service with builders, contractors and facility owners who value relationships, trust, expertise, and a commitment to each other towards achieving exceptional results. We are able to sustain this through our linking values of expertise, collaboration, integrity, passion, and loyalty. These values support our core purpose; to build great relationships, one project at a time!


    Success in the position is achieved through the following duties & responsibilities:

    • Create model content from electrical contract drawings, markups, and sketches.
    • Participate in BIM coordination meetings and represent company when required.
    • Resolve trade clashes while maintaining constructability of the work and minimizing impacts to project budget.
    • Create drawings from coordinated model for fabrication and install.
    • Create Trimble layout files from model and/or directly from contract drawings and markups.
    • Review and correct own 2D and 3D work for accuracy and completeness prior to submitting for review or install.
    • Mentor and review work of entry level VC staff when needed.


    • 3+ years’ experience in BIM
      • Directly related experience in BIM for electrical a plus
    • Proficiency with Autodesk, Revit, Navisworks, and AutoCAD.
    • Ability to understand and work with complex families.
    • Ability to create simple parametric families based on project needs required.
    • Familiarity with Trimble Field Points software is a plus.
    • Proficiency with Bluebeam, PlanGrid, BIM 360 Docs, and BIM 360 Glue.
    • Ability to create and manipulate schedules for creating take offs and BOM’s.
    • Ability to troubleshoot minor software issues independently.
    • Must be detail oriented and well organized.
    • Must be a self-starter with good communication skills.
    • Proficiency with MS Windows and MS Office.
    • Ability to read and understand drawings from multiple disciplines.

    Salary Range

    • VC Modeler I: $20.19/hour – $43.75/hour
    • VC Modeler II: $26.92/hour – $62.50/hour

    We offer competitive wages plus benefits and 401(k).

    We utilize E-Verify to confirm work authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security. E-Verify Link: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees

    Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. Royal Electric is unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of employment Visa at this time.

    We promote a drug free workplace.


    • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
    • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
    • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
    • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
    • Short Term & Long Term Disability
    • Free Food & Snacks
    • Wellness Resources


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