Job Description

BIM Engineer (M&E)

South Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

BIM Engineer (M&E)

Dublin South

€Neg + Package

Our client is an international M&E contractor who of high-value engineering services in the M&E and Power Transmission and Distribution Sectors and to a large number of blue chip companies across Ireland, UK and Europe.

They are currently working on large data centre, power, commercial projects across Ireland and Europe.

The Role 

  • Reporting to the BIM Lead the BIM engineer has responsibility for delivering all 3D and 2D co-ordination milestones on each project.
  • The role of the BIM engineer is project specific and all engineers to be based on site within a BIM environment when requested.
  • When not working on a specific project the BIM engineer will be based within their Business Unit office and report to the BIM Lead.
  • They may need to assist other smaller projects and produce tender information.


  • Support the project team with regard to all co-ordination deliverables
  • Delivering all 3D and 2D deliverables set by the BIM lead
  • Assisting the BIM Lead with production of 2D co-ordination and installation drawings
  • Assisting the BIM Lead with 3D elements needed for design and co-ordination
  • Supporting all parties working within the BIM process
  • Working within a team environment help to achieve efficient project delivery


  • Detailing of 3D elements needed for design and co-ordination
  • Production of 3D model files through Revit and where needed Fabrication Cad
  • Production of 2D co-ordination and installation drawings
  • Ensuring that detailed model files are co-ordinated and clash free by clashing against federated model on a constant basis (every 30min)
  • Taking direct instructions from BIM lead on all design issues
  • Administration of Vault files
  • Clash detection of submitted files
  • Daily building of federated model
  • Ensure all files submitted in correct format
  • Attend weekly co-ordination meetings when requested
  • Support all parties working within the BIM process
  • Assist with clash resolutions on site
  • Verification and preparation of layout drawings to meet contract requirements
  • Confers with project engineer and project management staff to resolve problems and explain drawings to production or construction teams and providing adjustments as necessary 
  • Production of all verified record drawings
  • Site surveying & verification including point cloud scanning and total station operation
  • Production of all 2D project drawings
  • Updating and administrating of all co-ordination documents registers and drawings
  • Assist with tenders and other drawing requirements from the business unit.

BIM Development

  • Work within a designated project working as part of a project team
  • Gain knowledge of mechanical & electrical systems with regard to 3D co-ordination
  • Develop knowledge of onsite co-ordination, fabrication and construction
  • Attend co-ordination meetings and develop communication skills
  • Move to a BIM lead position when the opportunity arises and deemed ready by the BIM manger


  • A degree in Engineering, Architecture or Design
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience within a BIM\Co-ordination role
  • Strong communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to short deadlines

To register your interest please apply online, or contact John Behan @ ICDS

Your ICDS Consultant