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Electrical BIM Technician

Australasia Region
MEL0000RB Requisition #

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

We are truly global, and our 15,000 planners, designers, engineers and consultants around the world deliver innovative projects with creativity and passion.

Due to increased opportunities and exciting projects, Arup is currently seeking an Electrical Building Services BIM Technician/Modeller within our Buildings group helping deliver high quality Building Information Modelling (BIM) models, data and documentation.

About you
With great visual and spatial skills and strong communication, you’ll be a natural collaborator and integrator. You’ll build good relationships and establish solid lines of communication with technical staff, fellow modellers, modellers managers and modelling leaders within local office and across the region. You will also bring:

•    Relevant industry and coordination experience (at least 2-3 years) in modelling/drafting within a consulting or contactor environment;
•    Experience and knowledge in modelling applications such as Revit MEP and interest in keeping up to date with current industry information, knowledge and skills.
•    Competency with drawing block diagrams, circuit diagrams and HV/LV schematics.
•    Competency producing small power, containment, lighting and security layouts.
•    Ability to leverage Electrical BIM tools and scripts with Revit such as ElumTools, and DiaLux
•    Ability to carry out basic lighting, lighting protection and small power calculations and awareness of basic Electrical design principles such as containment spacing, small power placement, emergency lighting configuration.

Ideally, you may also bring interest and/or developing skills in:
•    OpenBIM workflows use of IFC and BCF collaboration including use of Solibri, Revizto, BIMCollab or similar;
•    Virtual Design Review process and ability to utilise applications such as Navisworks, Solibri;
•    Use of cloud work-sharing such as BIM360;
•    Use of emerging digital tools, workflows and automation, or technology related to mixed reality, augmented, or virtual reality;.

About the role                 
In this highly collaborative role, you’ll be an integral part of our Buildings team, providing Revit Technical Management Skills relating to the Modelling team and working on large scale and high-impact projects as an electrical specialist. You will be working with both Modellers and Engineers working in the Virtual Design Environment to undertake drawing production and modelling activities for the Electrical Building Services team.

You’ll collaborate locally and may be involved in regional work-sharing on modelling in your day to day role. Coordination input on projects, both in the design and construction phases; will facilitate the coordination on such projects and undertake virtual design reviews to detect and address coordination issues in the model. 

The people at Arup are driven to find a better way and to deliver better solutions for our clients.

We welcome applications from a diverse group of people, including those who are seeking flexible working, have accessibility needs, want to bring their whole selves to work, and can enrich our workforce with cultural diversity.
We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including a global profit share scheme, excellent staff benefits and long-term career development opportunities.

We’ve always been a purpose-led organisation. we are here to support each other, to do our best work possible and make our own special contribution. We’re here to shape a better world, and for us ‘better’ is all about creating a more sustainable future for the world.

If you are interested in helping us shape a better world, please click “Apply Now” to submit your online application.


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