BIM Technician

Studio Egret West
Location: London, UK
Added on: 14 Apr 2024, Job offer expires on: 30 Jun 2024

Studio Egret West is looking for a BIM technician to join its team in London.

Studio Egret West is an award-winning multidisciplinary practice of 80 architects, urban designers, landscape architects, graphic designers, model makers and filmmakers working on a range of mixed-use, place-making projects.

Reporting to the BIM lead, the BIM technician will be assisting with setting up and managing a studio-wide library and family creation. We also envisage the new BIM Technician taking on a complex project on BIM Level 2 in the future.

We offer a collaborative working environment, with the opportunity to develop your own knowledge and that of other disciplines within the studio. The company will also support your professional development including the pursuit of qualifications.


  • degree in a relevant subject such as architectural technology, architecture, construction or BIM technician
  • strong understanding of building codes and industry standards
  • excellent knowledge of Autodesk Revit for architecture
  • excellent family creation, auditing and editing skills
  • excellent understanding of parametric modelling (parameter types and use, schedules, etc.)
  • ability to create complex assets using a simple approach
  • ability to coach others on family creation/editing process
  • good knowledge of ISO19650 standard and documentation (BEP, EIR, AIR, etc.)
  • good knowledge and previous experience working with Cobie data sets
  • good knowledge and previous experience in clash detection workflows
  • good knowledge of Autocad, Navisworks and any other clash detection/Cobie software


  • advanced knowledge of MS Excel
  • good knowledge of Rhinoceros
  • good knowledge of scripting plugins such as Dynamo, Grasshopper and Python
  • experience in BIM 360 environment
  • experience with visualisation plugins such as Enscape, Twinmotion
  • experience with other Autodesk software
  • working knowledge of Adobe InDesign

BIM tasks:

  • owning, auditing and expanding the studio Revit library
  • creating new custom Revit families for projects
  • assisting architects and designers with asset creation
  • help developing new workflows and related guidelines
  • providing one-to-one mentoring on best practice workflows
  • collaborating with BIM lead on project strategies and model setup
  • auditing and troubleshooting Revit models

Project tasks:

  • work on project packages in Revit
  • develop Revit content as needed for planning application documents, tender or construction stages

Studio Egret West is a very sociable place to work, and we offer a host of benefits including a flexible working pattern, a Christmas closure period in addition to a holiday package, weekly yoga classes and therapeutic massage sessions, social sport events, regional and international studio trips and an enhanced pension scheme amongst other benefits.

We have recently become an EOT, and operate a very inclusive culture, putting people at the centre of decision-making. SEW are an equal opportunities employer.

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