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  • Business: Travis Perkins PLC
  • Sector: IT & Digital
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • Hours of work: 40
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 14-Oct-2019
  • Job reference: 23006

Job Description

Travis Perkins Group is seeking a highly motivated individual with an interest in specialising in BIM.  Our Group of companies works across a broad range of sectors along with developing product ranges for the industry.  As part of future proofing our own brand products we are ensuring they are BIM compliant in line with current best practice.

The successful individual will be required to turn our current tactical capability into a strategic one, that will work collaboratively across the group brands. This role will require a highly motivated, self starting, hands on individual who is keen to embrace the challenge of making this role their own for the UK's largest Builders Merchant.

The focus of the role will include the following:
  • Assist with the management of the BIM Model Delivery hitting targets for number of manufacturers hosted on the bimwarehouse within given time frames.
  • Support the implementation of the BIM requirements 
  • Create the project model templates for use by the project team
  • Setup and maintain the project’s federated coordination model/s
  • Work with Suppliers re data gathering
  • Liaise with our BIM assurance partner 
  • Drive users to the bimwarehouse site by adding collections and making the site more user friendly
  • Support users of the bimwarehouse by answering technical questions
  • Support the businesses by attending meetings with customers and consultants to explain our BIM / Digital journey
  • Develop, maintain and track usage of new tools to assist the BIM objects used
  • Maintain Group product codes within all BIM models hosted within the businesses.
Essential Skills:
  • Good knowledge in the use of Revit including, but not limited to, creating view templates, filters, design options, phases, model quantities schedules,
  • Good knowledge in creating parametric Revit families (BIM Content)
  • Experience in working with internal and external information from coordination point of view and demonstration of working with live Structural and MEP linked models
  • Experience working with ISO19650-1:2018 and ISO19650-2:2018 (formerly BS1192:2007+A2:2016 and PAS1192-2:2013 respectively)
  • Experience in producing models and drawing packages from concept to completion
  • Positive / proactive / self-motivated
Advantageous Skills:
  • Basic understanding of structural of the Space Group 4.0 system
  • Knowledge of construction, fabrication, or manufacturing
  • Report preparation and model visualisation
  • Experience working with AutoCAD
  • Willingness to work and learn beyond your discipline
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; able to work with all levels of employees and management within the organisation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and mastery of the English language
  • A good understanding of the construction industry and how the content will be used within the supply chain and by consultants.
Software:
  • Minimum 4 years working in Revit
  • Intermediate/Advanced knowledge/use of Dynamo and or C+
  • Experience using Adobe suite, Solidworks and Solibri or a willingness to learn in a dynamic environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Programming Languages

Experience and Education:
  • Experience of 4 years working in either a design office or within the construction industry.

Additional Skills needed
  • Interpreting information from PDF information
  • 3D visualisation from 2D drawings
  • Eye for detail in auditing information from multiple locations 
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