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Gensler — Career Opportunities

BIM Manager

Location: Toronto, Canada


Gensler Toronto




Gensler is a leading design and architecture firm, with 5000+ staff in 46 locations around the world.  Our work reflects an enduring commitment to sustainability and the belief that design is one of the most powerful strategic tools for securing lasting competitive advantage.   Gensler’s implementation of Revit has extended into every office and across all 31 practice areas. 


The BIM Manager for Toronto is a multifaceted job that focuses on the areas of Digital Design technical support, with a primary focus on championing Revit in the office, specifically in the areas of training, 2D and 3D family creation, Revit implementation strategizing with project teams, and research and development.  This position also plays an active role in the seamless rollout of our “one firm” firm BIM implementation strategy and evolving the landscape of our digital design and Delivery.  Additionally, the successful candidate will spend approximately half of his or her time working as the BIM Leader on billable projects.




  • Assist in the implementation of the Gensler Revit Standards/Firmwide strategies and collaborate with local teams to insure a smoother Revit workflow.

  • Monitor project model development and manage the integrity and proper organization of BIM data.

  • Provide ongoing Revit technical support to the various project teams

  • Create parametric families for the project that capture the design intent and construction logic of the proposed building.

  • Mentor the team on best practices and tips and tricks to improve workflow.

  • Monitor project team development and identify future leaders in order to extend office support, provide feedback and grow the pool of talent.

  • Coordinate the Revit model with parts of the design modeled in Rhino and /or other software platforms.

  • Respond to Help Desk Tickets in person and remotely.

  • Meet with project teams to ensure project organization and efficient use of Revit.Specifically, involvement with updating and implementing BIM execution plan at project startup and regular touch points with project teams to ensure plan is operating correctly.

  • Work in conjunction with our Firmwide Digital Design/Revit Leadership in the continued improvement of the Gensler BIM standards and templates to maintain quality and consistency of the design environment and deliverables.

  • Work with Firmwide and local resources to support AutoCAD-based projects.

  • Coordinate the expansion of existing Revit content and detail libraries.




  • Instruct Revit Classes for multiple experience levels (Essentials to Advanced)

  • Customization of classes for specific project tasks

  • Provide team training and guide initial project implementations to ensure a consistent Revit workflow.

  • Identify Revit learning practices, both new and existing, and assess opportunities to improve content and delivery.

  • Enhance training material and datasets to encompass both Gensler design philosophy and the new landscape of information modelling.

  • Provide day to day guidance and mentoring to staff to optimize Revit features and follow project modeling standards.




  • Expert knowledge of and proven practical background in Autodesk Revit Architecture and related BIM software.

  • Solid understanding of legacy CAD applications and practices, particularly AutoCAD.

  • Required skill with design applications such as 3D Max (and Mental Ray and/or VRay), Rhino (and Vray), Sketch up, Navisworks, Adobe Creative Suite, etc. and an innate ability to communicate the benefits of these components within an integrated building information model.

  • Articulate communicator able to convey BIM concepts to all levels of design and delivery professionals/leadership.

  • Proven communication, presentation skills and possess excellent user interaction skills

  • Demonstrate a reliable, responsive and positive work ethic with the highest degree of integrity.

  • Ability to exercise judgment and discretion and to set priorities and manage competing demands.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop learning material, deliver effective training and provide ongoing education and support to Revit project teams.

  • Excellent problem analysis and resolution skills.

  • An entrepreneurial spirit who embraces change and constantly seeks out new opportunities for creativity and innovation

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Interior Design or equivalent, with 5-8 years of experience in interior design, architecture or a licensed technician/technologist.

  • Must possess at least 5+ years relevant of experience in the project-specific, BIM workflow from start to finish.

  • Expert knowledge of and proven practical background in Autodesk Revit Architecture and related BIM software.







Gensler welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Gensler is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, disabled and veterans are encouraged to apply.


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