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The Role - BIM Co-Ordinator

Reporting to the BIM Manager, the role of the BIM Coordinator is to work as part of the BIM team for BMD in the Leinster region. The job will entail working with customer and design houses to complete the Mechanical BIM package to the client’s satisfaction. The BIM tasks should be completed efficiently using the latest software to ensure compliance with our customer and industrial engineering standards.

Typical tasks include, but are not limited to the following:

  • To develop the native files from Revit into CadWorx.
  • Create piping fabrication isometrics and spool drawings from the model using, Isogen, Spoolgen etc.
  • Attend and lead client interactions for BIM co-ordination when required.
  • Follow document control procedures.
  • Develop models from LOD 200-450.
  • Detail structural steel, pipe supports and field piping and other services as required.
  • Review federated models for BIM clashes with all trades, client and co-ordinate any remedial actions required.
  • Review all fabrication documentation, client P+iD’s, vendor equipment drawings/specs and design documentation as required and have ability to create 3D models from base information.
  • Develop 2D construction drawings as required.
  • Report on design progress to project planners and CM’s/PM’s.
  • Provide site support for construction teams.
  • Verification of installation using survey techniques such as 3D scanning and point cloud.
  • Integration of survey data into the BIM model.
  • Append all redline changes as required using bluebeam.
  • Report in detail as required for the QS/Construction Manager on the commercial status of the project.

Person Specification
Education, Training & Experience

  • Preferably a Qualification in a Mechanical related discipline, Design or equivalent
  • Min 2 years relevant work placement in a process mechanical environment
  • Proficient in the manipulation of databases
  • Software Technology Experience in applying some or all of the following technologies is a necessity:
    • Autodesk (Revit, MEP, NavisWorks, CADworx,ete)
    • Isogen
    • BlueBeam
    • Plant 3D
    • MicroStation based solutions such as Bentley, PDS, PDMS or similar
    • Tekla


  • Strong Communicator, written and verbal.
  • Diligent, has a high level of attention to detail, and sets a high standard of quality for themselves and others.
  • Personable, and a team player.
  • Strong project management, planning discipline.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at once.
  • Hard working and able to work in fast paced work environment.
  • Logically minded, able to understand and make associations between basic technical requirements.
  • Accountable & highly organised someone who take ownership of tasks from beginning to end.
  • Decisive, able to make decisions while lacking some information.