You are a technician with experience in modelling a range of buildings. You are able to demonstrate technical aptitude supplemented by outstanding IT skills. You enjoy expressing creative ideas and are able to communicate effectively to build firm working relationships. You can demonstrate the ability to identify technical issues and have a collaborative team-working style. You are able to provide a fresh, practical approach and have sound engineering knowledge.
Key responsibilities The role will include, but not be limited to, the following responsibilities: To assist the BIM Lead and update structural aspects of multi-disciplinary models; Reviewing 3D survey information alongside the point cloud information; Creating structural drawings; including sections and details based on historic archive information & 3D Surveys Delivering information within defined timescales; Communicate clearly with senior technicians in the team; Ensure appropriate health and safety information is added to drawings and models; Manage information in accordance with company and client procedures.
Due to the confidential nature of the project, security clearance will be required. All candidates must be able to provide personal/employee references to prove they have been residents in the UK for at least 3 out of 5 years.
Your education and technical skills Hold a minimum of an ONC in Civil Engineering or relevant engineering course; 2-3+ years Revit experience within the UK structures environment and at least 5 years working for a civil and structural engineering company/companies (London firms desirable); Proficient use of Navisworks Manage and AutoCAD; Experience of modelling existing masonry structures including refurbishment and temporary works elements; Able to produce 3D BIM models to a Level 2 Standard. All to in-house BIM specifications; Able to use and create Parametric Families; Able to follow required Quality Assurance Systems; Able to use and create project templates and filters to in-house standards; Develop the structural model by close coordination with all the project design disciplines. Used to multi-disciplinary collaborative working; Experience of modelling historic and large scale buildings (desirable); CSCS card holder (desirable); Good engineering knowledge and understanding of key structural engineering principals.
Your personal skills Organised and methodical with particular attention to detail; Positive, enthusiastic approach and good communication skills Ability to prioritise tasks and work to tight deadlines under pressure; Have a pragmatic approach and possess strong problem-solving techniques; Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships in an international multi-disciplinary environment; Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, with an ability to communicate with tact and diplomacy; Focused on the task in hand and ensuring structural design team is progressing in accordance with the programme.
BDP is a major international interdisciplinary practice of architects, engineers and designers working together to create outstanding 'places for people'. Founded in Preston in the UK in 1961, we now have studios across the UK, Ireland, Netherlands, the MENA region, India, and China. BDP has a leading track record in all major sectors and has over 1000 awards for design quality.
Our engineering studio is vibrant. We offer leading thinking and inspirational solutions with maximum value for our clients and a minimum impact on the planet. Our engineering studio has won nearly 30 awards for the greenest building in the UK (UEA Enterprise Centre) and made the shortlists for NCE 100 Low Carbon Consultant and Collaborative Practice of the Year.
In return, BDP offers an excellent opportunity for your personal development as well as an attractive remuneration package that includes a competitive salary, flexible pension allowance, private medical insurance, employee profit shares, contribution towards professional subscriptions and a great working environment.
Due to the current COVID-19 situation, interviews will be conducted via video conferencing (via Teams) and depending on start date and government guidelines the role would begin working from home.
- Interpersonal Skills
- Civil Engineering
- Verbal Communication
- Structural Engineering
- Complex Problem Solving