Senior BIM Coordinator

Posted 30 January 2024
Job type Permanent Full Time
Discipline BIM

Job description

Job Purpose 

As part of an exciting company expansion project Designer Group are seeking for a Senior BIM Coordinator to join our Engineering Department. 


About Our Company


Designer Group is a leading international mechanical & electrical provider specialising in turnkey packages for the design, supply, and installation of M&E services. Headquartered in Dublin, we employ in excess of 1000 experienced and dedicated colleagues across the Group. As an industry leader, we work with some of the world's largest multinational companies and our common purpose is delivering ambitious, innovative and sustainable engineering solutions, building client partnerships that bear testament to the standards we uphold.


Our people are the foundation of our continued growth across all client sectors. We invest in our people and have a philosophy of continuous professional development. This investment has produced an innovative and passionate team that deliver projects for our clients safely, efficiently and to the highest standards in the industry. Our approach to everything we do is underpinned by our Values of:








This is an exciting time for Designer Group, with the fruits of our Engineering Our Future Strategy 2025 reflected in our substantial pipeline of work in Ireland, Europe, Africa and South America.


The Role


As Senior BIM Coordinator, one of your main focuses will be on development of systems and designs, co-ordinate building services layouts, management of drawing registers and standards. You will be liaising closely with our client representatives, project managers, site supervisors and with our own design team. You will be reporting directly to the BIM Manager. 


Your Key Responsibilities as a Senior BIM Coordinator  


*        Development of models and reports in line with company requirements. 

*        Production of GA’s and detailing sheets. 

*        Assist and manage our transition from 2D tools to 3D. 

*        Manage the in-house drawing control and drawing schedules, ensuring drawing management is up to date 

*        Assist in the implementation of 3D tools with BIM technicians, 4D tools with Project Teams, 5D tools with Estimation Team, 6D tools with Operations Team & 7D tools with FM Team. 

*        Assist in the implementation of off-site drawing and model control/storage. 

*        Assistance in the overall development of the BIM protocols and systems, to include marketing BIM capability as necessary to external clients/consultants.  

*        Championing the benefits of BIM internally to employees alongside training/mentoring of staff on completion of training modules. 

*        Ensure continual improvement of an integrated management system, looking at new and future technologies. 

*        Complete material procurement schedules/requisitions programming (timelines) for projects. 

*        Deal with sub-contractors, client consultants and GC to ensure correct installation. 


Your Education & Experience   

*        Third level degree/Trade experience advantageous. 

*        6+ years’ experience in a similar role. 


Your Skills & Competencies

*        Production of 3D Construction models from base information – PID’s, Scan of facility and Cloud data. 

*        Provision of construction detailing on the systems to enable the automatic production of isometrics and BOM. 

*        Clash management on all systems. 

*        Problem-solving and resolution of co-ordination and design roadblocks. 

*        Field surveying and verification. 

*        Development of 3D co-ordinate services and structure layouts for clash control. 

*        The production of builders works schedules and associated drawings. 

*        Production of 2D and 3D design drawings, prefabrication isometrics and details. 


Why work for us?  

Our people are our most important asset, we take pride in the quality of our staff and provide appropriate training for our people and always look to develop them within our business ensuring we have a strong and experienced workforce that gives us exceptional self-delivery capability. 



3D Construction models, BOM, Clash Management, Problem Solving, Field surveying, Design Tools, BIM, CRM, Project Management, Continuous Improvement, Training & Development, Systems Development, Drawing Controls, 

Coordination, Engineering & BIM 


Application Process

If you are excited about this opportunity and meet the qualifications mentioned above, we would love to hear from you. Our recruitment team will review applications and reach out to qualified candidates for further consideration.


Designer Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.