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 over 40 employees working in Ireland and Spain. We are recruiting for an experienced BIM Technician to join our design team in Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

Castlebar was recently crowned the best place to live and work in Ireland!

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


  • Our office is in Castlebar, Co. Mayo in the picturesque West of Ireland.