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Principal Structural Engineering Technician - Building Information Modelling (BIM)

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Permanent - Full Time/Flexible
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The Opportunity

Stantec are looking to appoint a Principal Structural Technician (BIM) in our busy multidisciplinary central London (Clerkenwell) practice.  Our portfolio of clients and work in London is expanding, and as such we are looking to add further experience to our team to support our ongoing growth and development.

Stantec have a strong presence within Buildings and Structures, with a reputation for providing astute advice and creating value for our clients.  This represents a great opportunity to join our team as we move forward into our next stage of growth.

We have an ambitious growth agenda in the UK, and in joining the Stantec family you'll be part of this strategy.  Our portfolio of Structural Engineering projects is set to continue growing as we engage with, and draw upon, the expertise of our colleagues across Stantec’s global network, which will continue to deliver new opportunities for our people to work on diverse and varied projects both in the UK and further afield.

Our busy multi-disciplinary teams work on a diverse range of projects and we are looking for someone to strengthen the design and delivery of our structural engineering projects through the use and application of Building Information Modelling (BIM). The successful candidate will form part of our diverse, highly skilled team in London and will have the opportunity to be involved on a wide range of building and structural design projects.

Key responsibilities:
  • Lead the digital delivery of multi-disciplinary engineering projects across the UK
  • Lead in the production designs, reports and BIM deliverables such as 3D Models, 2D drawings and non-graphical design data
  • Provide education and support to members of the team with respect to technical standards, methods and procedures required to prepare BIM deliverables.
  • Provide input into building and structural engineering designs and reports by foreseeing design challenges and providing practical solutions
  • Prepare reinforcement detail drawings and bending schedules
  • Liaise with other designers and external consultants to enable multidisciplinary design coordination of projects through the use of BIM
  • Development of technical CAD & BIM procedures and quality control
  • Mentor and develop the skills of less experienced members of the team


About You:

The successful candidate will be a positive, enthusiastic team player and will have/be:

  • EngTech qualified with IStructE or ICE (we will accept candidates that are working or willing to work towards a professional qualification)
  • An in-depth knowledge of structural engineering and building detailing
  • Able to demonstrate the wider engineering context of designs, drawings and 3D models
  • Highly proficient in computer aided drawing (CAD) and the use of AutoCAD
  • Highly proficient in the application of Building Information Modelling (BIM) and the use of tools such as Revit in the production of building and structural designs
  • Experienced in the application of collaborative tools such Autodesk BIM360, Revizto and Navisworks
  • A desire to drive change through the application of technology to support innovation and creativity
  • Experience of working across a wide range of building sectors
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience of developing and mentoring less experienced team members
  • Computer literate in MS Office suite including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
About Stantec

Stantec is a professional services firm. Our team of 22,000 global experts provides engineering, architecture, environmental, and project management services across all phases of the project life cycle.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

From large-scale developments to challenging neighbourhood projects, we stretch across our global network to learn from others, offer our support, and gain new experiences along the way. So while we work to help the communities around us thrive, our own people thrive too.