Senior Modeller

Last updated 22 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

We are looking for a Senior Modeller.

The role includes:
* acting as a technical expert for the roads design team and actively encouraging best practice use in line with required standards.
* the training and mentoring of other staff members in the use of the software
* implementing BIM for all relevant projects and offering key guidance/ support
* providing support to the design team leader ensuring elements of a project are delivered to the required deadlines
* assigning work to and/or managing other staff
* ensuring the technical quality of the project deliverables are to the required standard
* Supporting the design team leader in establishing and implementing a rigorous checking pro-cedure
* Ensuring that the technicians in the team have the right skills and competencies to deliver their work and have sufficient workload to sustain the team
* checking the work of technicians in relevant fields
* Reporting team issues to the Design Team Leader
* Liaising with other parts of the Group in an effort to manage sufficient technician workloads

Essential academic, professional qualifications and experience:
*IEng from a relevant professional institution (normally the Institution of Civil Engineers, Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation)
*HND / HNC Civil Engineering (or related subject)

Essential competencies / skills:
* Relevant experience in the highways sector
* Thorough knowledge and understanding of Highways Standards, DMRB / SHW / RWSC
* Knowledge of International standards, e.g. AASHTO.
* Detailed knowledge of modern-day design tools including, Civil3D, MX, Open Roads, Infraworks and Navisworks et al,
* Able to work to existing and emerging project BIM and CAD standards
* Working knowledge of the BIM process, in terms of a coordinated approach to model production, coordination and delivery processes
* Knowledge of the preparation of statutory orders
* Act in accordance with the organisation's values

Desirable academic, professional qualifications and experience:
* Detailed knowledge of design tools including MicroDrainage etc
* Experience of aviation standards
* Preparation of deliverables for Statutory Procedures including support at Public / Planning Inquiries
* Design of D&B projects
* Design of managed motorway and other highway related technology projects
* International design projects

Desirable competencies / skills:
* Problem solving, offering solutions to challenges
* Builds good relationships and engenders trust at all levels of the organisation and with Clients and partners as necessary
* Organised and able to manage inputs from various disciplines and professionals
* Effective delegation skills
* Works well as part of a Project Team, showing respect and proactively offering support and sharing knowledge
* Commercially aware
* Delivers to demanding schedules and targets
* In a timely manner, clearly and concisely reports on delivery of targets and issues arising
* Flexibility in working location