BIM Technician

Structural Technician/Draughtsman with 2 years post graduate experience

SDS design engineers specialise in building design and engineering with expertise in geotechnical, water and civil & structural engineering. We have 50 employees working in Ireland and Spain. We are recruiting for an experienced BIM Technician to join our design team in Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

Job Description

  • Responsible for production of full working models and drawings using Revit software within the structural department
  • Co-ordination of structural models with internal and external design team members including architects and building services
  • Communicate with engineers/architects when preparing drawings/designs
  • Calculate dimensions and allowances with accurate precision
  • Revise drawings and layouts to accommodate changes and enhancements
  • Willingness and responsive to the demands and coordination of other design team professionals, clients and contractors.
  • Perform other job related duties as required


  • Diploma or degree in civil or structural engineering
  • 2 years experience in an Engineering Design Office (or similar)
  • You must be proficient using AutoCAD/Revit and be capable of preparing detailed technical designs & drawings to an exceptional standard
  • A good knowledge of Robot, Staad PRO-QSE or similar is essential
  • Full working knowledge of British and Eurocode Design Standards for Concrete, Steel, Masonry and Timber
  • Be able to prioritise, work to tight deadlines and deliver projects on time
  • Excellent written and verbal communication (fluent in English)
  • Self motivated with great attention to detail

What you will get in return

  • Attractive salary and package on offer for suitable candidate, including pension scheme, CPD and further training.
  • You will gain great exposure working across a range of projects in a growing company
  • You will be working closely with senior staff