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Associate BIM Technician Digital Infrastructure

Buro Happold

Buro Happold

Other Engineering
London, UK
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024

Associate BIM Technician Digital Infrastructure

Are you a Civil 3D Technician with experience in Digital Infrastructure? Buro Happold is looking to recruit a BIM Technician to join our Infrastructure Group in our London office.

Working as part of the Digital Infrastructure team in the UK Infrastructure Group you will work on the production and management of drawing, BIM models and technical reports for large multi-disciplinary projects in the UK and across the world.

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Here at Buro Happold, expect the exceptional.

From career-defining opportunities to an inclusive and diverse practice where we all contribute to a more equitable world. From our reputation to our relationships. Wherever your Buro Happold career takes you, it’ll be anything but ordinary.

Your next role:

  • Be part of an exceptional team that embraces technically demanding projects and challenges
  • Embrace your interest in computational techniques
  • Be at the forefront of changes in the industry such as reducing embodied carbon and modern methods of construction in structural design.

Key Duties:

  • Managing the delivery of BIM models and CAD documentation of designs, as well as compiling BIM Execution Plans.
  • Support the digital infrastructure design and masterplanning, from concept stage through to construction.
  • Support the preparing technical reports, specification and schedules.
  • Contributing to the planning of team workload.
  • Mentor and assist more junior Technicians.
  • Evaluation of design software and comparison with other solutions in the market to obtain best possible commercial outcome.Current software packages include Ekahau and Comsof, but could be expanded to include cellular planning tools. Close integration with open source packages such as QGIS required.
  • Take responsibility of automated fibre optic network design tool utilising GIS related design tool. Responsible for the quality of all design drawings, schedules and appendices (from a quality perspective) of all design submittals developed by Buro Happold’s Digital Infrastructure team. This includes quality check and training the team as to formal submittal procedures via electronic submittal portals such as Aconex.
  • Responsible for developing GIS standards for the digital infrastructure team in line with wider company policy.

Your Skills and Experience:

  • A technical background in digital infrastructure design, with experience in automated fibre optic network design essential.
  • Proficiency in using AutoCAD and GIS.
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of BIM processes and standards such as PAS1192-2.
  • An ability to undertake design tasks with minimal supervision, good communication skills, and willingness to interact will all members of the team.
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, AutoCAD.
  • A technical member of a relevant institution or actively working towards professional registration status.

What we offer:

  • Generous holiday entitlement of 25 days per annum, exclusive of Bank Holidays.
  • Hybrid working arrangements.
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Life Assurance.
  • Income Protection.
  • Flexible Benefits - including Cycle scheme, Dental insurance, Optical Cover, Travel insurance and Corporate discounts.
  • Early leaving at the end of the month - Buro Happold actively encourages its employees to finish at 3pm on the last Friday of each month (depending on business demands). These hours can equate to an additional 4 days leave per annum.

Apply now and be where exceptional is everywhere.

A place for everyone

Buro Happold values individual's flexible approaches to working patterns as an important part of the way you work and achieve balance. We welcome applications from those who are seeking flexibility in their careers.

Our exceptional portfolio of projects is the result of the diversity of thought, identities, backgrounds and experiences that shape us. Appreciating each other’s differences is key, we want employees to feel they don’t have to mask elements of their identity to thrive.

We are working to change the lack of representation of marginalised groups in the built environment and are particularly keen to hear from anyone who feels they are underrepresented in the industry. We have much to learn from one another. Embracing difference allows us to develop the most innovative and elegant solutions.

Please let us know if there are any adjustments we could make to the application process to make it easier and more comfortable for you. Contact recruitment@burohappold.com so we can work with you to support you throughout your application.

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