BIM Manager

Location London
Discipline: BIM
Vacancy Type Permanent-Full Time
Contact name: Anthony Child

Job ref: 006683

Dornan are currently recruiting for a BIM Manager to work in the London Office.

Dornan are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Mainland Europe, the Nordics and the UK.

Dornan are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Data Centre, Healthcare, Education, Commercial, and Power Generation.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead Project BIM coordinators.
  • Liaising and coordinating with Dornan Engineers, Design Teams and 3rd party contractors.
  • Working as part of a team.
  • Working with the BIM Manager to develop the project program and BIM delivery strategy.
  • Manage workload of project Revit Technicians.
  • Chair Weekly Coordination Meetings and Breakout Workshops with Dornan Engineers, Design Teams and 3rd party contractors, compiling minutes and action items from sessions.
  • Implement the BIM Execution Plan (BEP) standards, and specific plans for each project.
  • Support the BIM Manager in the development of Dornan BIM Standards throughout the business.
  • Manage Master Revit MEP Model.
  • Manage BIM 360 Project Workspace.
  • Manage Fabrication CAD MEP project databases.
  • Manage the production of weekly Updates of the Navisworks Model and issue Clash Detection Reports.
  • Manage the production of fully annotated and coordinated 2D Builderworks Drawings (BWIC) and Services Drawings.
  • Regularly track and report project progress to the BIM Manager.
  • Manage the close of completed projects with “As Built” drawings and input to Operational & Maintenance File.
  • Assist to ensure all projects are driven to provide the best value solutions and delivered on time and within budget.


  • Level 7 degree in an Engineering discipline and/or Trade background. Electrician, Plumber, Fitter etc.
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in Lead BIM Coordinator Role, managing workload and tracking progress on projects.
  • Autodesk AutoCAD - At least 4 years’ experience.
  • Autodesk Revit - At least 8 years’ experience.
  • Autodesk Navisworks - At least 5 years’ experience.
  • Autodesk Fabrication MEP.
  • Solibri Model Checker. 
  • Proven ability / experience of 3D coordination of M&E systems (pipework, ventilation, containment, lighting, sprinkler & Plant) for a large contractor.
  • Proven ability / experience of creating 2D construction issue drawings.
  • Proven ability / experience in reading Architectural and M&E drawings.
  • Core construction discipline desirable (Architectural, Engineering or MEP)
  • Experience of working on 3 No. Projects in BIM valued at over £1m

Why Dornan? 

  • Dornan are a well-established company with a family feel and a down to earth team
  • Dornan offer a clear progression path , always seeking opportunities to promote from within
  • Dornan offer educational assistance and promote CPD
  • Dornan promote collaboration through various team building , social and charity events
  • Dornan are committed to employee wellbeing with our Employee Assistance Programme and an in house Health & Wellbeing advisor