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Senior BIM Engineer

  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £45 - £55 per hour + Negotiable, Inside IR35 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 14 February 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH81617_1704321926

Would you like to join an international defence company contributing to the strategy and implementation of Building Information Modelling (BIM) in support of Nuclear and Non-Nuclear Safety related facilities for the Major Infrastructure Projects programme? Due to continued investment, this global business is currently looking for a Senior BIM & Digital Engineer to join their existing team in Plymouth on a 12 month contract.

The Role

As a Senior BIM & Digital Engineer, your responsbilities will include but not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring the Major Infrastructure Projects (MIP) BIM Standards are applied to the Project, and following the Delivery Team BIM Execution Plan (BEP).
  • Providing Building Information Modelling (BIM) authoring support to the project, using the appropriate technology as prescribes in the Delivery Team BEP. Model authoring - ability to author BIM models to support BIM maturity and supporting activities within design packages as defined in the project Responsibility Matrix.
  • Linking BIM models from other task teams and accessing the latest models from the Common Data Environment (CDE). Supporting the Information Exchanges within the CDE solution.
  • Using the H&S beacons in BIM and ensuring, these are used, referenced, and exported as necessary. This would be aligned with the H&S section contained within the project BEP. Ensuring SHE and Risk Register are aligned with model content.


To succeed within the role of a Senior BIM & Digital Engineer, you'll have experience in a similar position and have the following skills:

  • Qualified to minimum of HNC/HND in a relevant discipline (e.g. Civil Engineering, Structural Engineer, Architecture or similar)
  • Minimum 3 Years Design & Construction Experience
  • Knowledge of BIM level 2 suite, but also new emerging standards ISO 19650
  • Competent user with a good understanding of the following platforms; Revit, Naviswork, AutoCAD, Inventor, Civils 3d. Must be able to create content in these platforms for the purposes of the project. Awareness of Solibri, Revizto, Synchro, Dynamo, NBS will be beneficial.

Due to security nature of this role, candidate must hold live and transferrable SC or be eligible to obtain SC security clearance.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Improve work-life balance
  • Be appreciated and valued
  • Increase earning potential


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you!

PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!