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BIM Coordinator

Country/Region:  GB
Field:  Engineering

Birmingham, GB

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  Any


The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.


SYSTRA are looking to expand our Signature Team in the UK, working on high profile infrastructure projects such as Crossrail and HS2, we are building on our 50 years of success in the UK by growing our team and looking for passionate people to deliver projects across our portfolio.


We are now seeking to strengthen and grow our Engineering team in our Birmingham office by recruiting an experienced BIM Coordinator Drainage/Highways or Structures.


The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a range of experience within the Civil Engineering/Transportation/Infrastructure sectors.


This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic BIM Specialist to further their career in a highly motivated and inspirational environment.


Main Duties of the role:


The key responsibility for the BIM Coordinator role is to support the BIM Manager and Discipline Lead to execute the day to day development, establishment and implementation of BIM in our Birmingham Office. The BIM Coordinator is required to possess strong computer CAD/BIM and technical skills to support and oversee the production of 3D/2D dimensional models, quality checking and control, coordination and constructability analysis.


•    Support the Discipline Lead, BIM Manager and Production Team(s) in day to day BIM implementation activities 
•    Provide progress and performance updates to Discipline Lead and BIM Manager on fortnightly and monthly basis 
•    Record, store and maintain all formal correspondences related to BIM activities 
•    Support the deployment (hardware and software) and provide hands-on BIM software training for Project team members.  
•    Develop and maintain object libraries and catalogues
•    Oversee and develop where applicable analysis and 3D Design models and extract 2D geometry for review and submission 
•    Ensure model(s) are delivered in accordance with the agreed TIDP, MIDP and CDE protocol.  
•    Develop and maintain Quality Assurance and Control templates following the organization's quality procedures and the project's BIM methods and standards.
•    Measure and ensure the quality for all BIM package submissions in accordance with project standards and requirements
•    Perform quality assurance and control checks on model(s) to confirm geometrical and non-geometrical information compliance with the Project requirements
•    Validate and export model geometry and data to schedules for design and commercial activities
•    Export, federate, perform clash detection and provide visual walkthroughs of models
•    Review, monitor and report on the development of clash interference and fully coordinated models   
•    Prepare models and reports for value engineering and constructability analysis 


Required Skills and Experience:


•    Degree in a relevant subject (Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management)

•    Experience within Design or Construction on infrastructure projects

•    Experience within 3D Modelling and Drafting, BIM Modelling/Coordination with Drainage or Structures discipline experience
•    Knowledge of multi-disciplinary Design workflows and understanding of 3D coordination process 
•    Experience with International and/or British BIM Standards
•    Proficient in a range of authoring, scripting, design review, coordination, simulations and collaboration applications e.g. MicroStation, AECOsim, OpenRoad, Micro Drainage, Navigator, ProjectWise, etc. 
•    Possess the ability to develop analytical reports and presentations 


In return, we offer a very competitive salary with a comprehensive and attractive benefits package with opportunities for flexible working and career development.


Please note, we do have a preferred supplier list for the provision of recruitment services and we will not accept unsolicited CVs from suppliers not currently on our PSL.



SYSTRA is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and value applications from all.