Planning Engineer- VB

Full Time

vConstruct, a Pune based Construction Technology company seeks process- oriented individuals with academic or professional background in Civil Engineering/Architectural/Construction Management for the role of Planning Engineer.

Key Responsibilities:

The Planning Engineer – BIM creates Building Information Models (BIMs), i.e., 3D/4D BIM models / simulations for commercial construction projects.

And is also accountable to create high quality deliverables and outputs on schedule using best practice workflows, act independently to manage the assigned work and deliverables, work closely with project manager to plan project implementation & manage the project team till successful project delivery. 

Indicative project responsibilities include:

  • Study drawings, and other project related documents like RFIs and addendums. Make necessary changes in models accordingly.
  • Developing BIM model with various levels of detail for Structure, Architecture and Site as per design documents and BIM XP.
  • Project set up & implementing processes using relevant tools like Revit, ACC/BIM360 & Synchro. Use automation wherever possible.
  • Create a 4D Construction Sequence Model by linking 3D BIM model & schedule activities.
  • Review, identify issues in the schedules using 4D BIM Model & raise it to the project team.
  • Check the quality of work for accuracy before submissions to client teams. Meet quality metrics established for project.
  • Participate and manage project planning and implementation for estimates, schedule and resources.
  • Communicate and participate in meetings with onsite international project teams. Most client meetings will happen between 5 PM and 10 PM IST.

Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Schedule creation from scratch based on project inputs and milestones, if provided.
  • Review schedule & extract reports using tools like Primavera P6 for the Project teams.
  • Analyze BIM data in using database tools and power BI visualization.
  • Generate High Quality renders from Revit models using tools & plugins like Enscape, Lumion, Twinmotion, etc.
  • Advanced Visualization using Unreal Engine to enhance the visuals of 4D BIM Model.
  • Using Unreal Engine to create AR, VR &/or MR experiences.
  • Training and coaching other team members, doing technical training of new hires.
  • Apply and improvise best practice technical and software workflows.
  • Research new features in tools and explore automation to improve current workflows.

Desired Qualifications and Qualities:

The foremost quality desired is a passion for Construction Technology, including but not limited to BIM.  Successful candidates will demonstrate agility to adopt new technology, attention to detail to ensure accurate information for construction personnel on site, eager to experiment and learn, and work in a highly collaborative and creative team set up.

The successful candidate will possess: 

1. Working knowledge of BIM methods and tools.
2. Knowledge of overall construction process ranging from Design to es, BIM, BIM tools and construction technology.
3. Working knowledge of any prominent BIM tool like Revit, Navisworks & Synchro.
4. Experience with dynamo and coding (python or equivalent) is desirable.
5. Strong communication skills.
6. Experience with client relation management and team management.
7. Bachelor’s degree or higher in Civil Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or closely related field. 
8. At least 1 year or more experience in BIM or planning field, or 1 year or more experience as engineer / planner in construction site.

About vConstruct: 

vConstruct specializes in providing high quality Building Information Modeling and Construction Technology services geared towards construction projects. vConstruct is a wholly owned subsidiary of DPR Construction. For more information, please 

About DPR Construction: 

DPR Construction is a national commercial general contractor and construction manager specializing in technically challenging and sustainable projects for the advanced technology, biopharmaceutical, corporate office, and higher education and healthcare markets. With the purpose of building great things—great teams, great buildings, great relationships—DPR is a truly great company. For more information, please visit