Senior BIM Coordinator - Structures
Dubai, UAE

Role Definition

Works as part of a structural BIM team. This team member plans, schedules, organizes, coordinates, and executes the Drafting & BIM modeling work on small to medium scale projects (or distinct portions of larger projects), with periodic interaction with the structural Engineers, Leads or the head of structures.
Capable of handling a Medium or part of a big project and overall coordination for the same.

Line of Reporting

BIM Lead – Structures

Core Accountabilities

  • Structural BIM Modeling / Drafting / Coordination.
  • Leading Project BIM Team.
  • Coordination with Other Discipline BIM Leads & Interface.
  • BIM Model Progress Coordination & Clash Detection.
  • BIM Tools research & Development.
  • RFI / BIM Support to Site Team.
  • Mentoring, supervision, and management of junior staff.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Organizes own and others work to achieve set deadlines
  • Responsible for the completeness & accuracy of own work. Responsible for the correctness, accuracy and complete multi-disciplinary coordination of the design documentation prepared by the assigned team
  • Adopts creative and innovative solutions to assigned tasks and develops appropriate research and documentation to support these solutions
  • Develops specific, standardized procedures to achieve project requirements and deadlines
  • Proactively prepares, checks, and coordinates project Structural BIM models and drawings and ensure they meet Client requirements and Industry Standards and project BIM Execution Plans
  • Ensures accuracy and quality of discipline Structural BIM models information, presentation, and coordination
  • Takes accountability for own work and subordinate’s work
  • Collaborates/communicates with other disciplines regarding coordination issues and common BIM and Communicating with Structural Engineers for Design related tasks
  • Regularly reviews and checks their own and team deliverables for accuracy, efficiency and thoroughness ensuring delivery is as per Client requirements and Industry standards
  • Always promotes the use of BIM and best practice
  • Ensures compliance with BIM execution plans
  • Ensures compliance with MLD drafting and BIM standards throughout projects
  • Checks models for consistency
  • Makes proposals for any model adjustments, discusses and consults with the relevant members of the team
  • Monitors the implementation of possible adjustments in models
  • Controls, monitors and steers the BIM process
  • Assists and directs BIM workflows
  • Uses advanced tools such as Navisworks/BIM 360 / ACC for project collaboration across multiple disciplines in a BIM environment
  • Conducts Revit and BIM training sessions
  • Coaches and guides involved employees with the implementation and application of BIM
  • Guides project teams through the BIM process and helps the wider practice when required
  • Interacts with our teams and clients to coordinate BIM modeling content and approaches, model exchanges, quality control, and delivery.
  • Combines the federated model, merging various disciplines involved in the construction process, using certain protocols, programs, and structures

Qualities and Skills required

  • Ability to fulfill all the above duties and responsibilities.
  • Extensive project experience.
  • Developed leadership skills.
  • Developed communication skills.
  • Flexibility of attitude towards company objectives.
  • Developed presentation skills towards Concept Design Options, Project Phasing (Demolition, Existing and New Construction)
  • Proficiency in REVIT, AutoCAD, Navis Works.
  • Full knowledge of Statutory Authorities requirements, knowledge of UAE, KSA, BS and ACI codes, regulations, and submission requirements.
  • Ability and will to mentor and provide support to junior staff members and spread knowledge across the wider team.
  • Ability and will to update knowledge.
  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken). Knowledge of other languages is an added value.
  • Ability to Work independent for Concrete, Steel, Precast Structures including detailing
  • Knowledge of Navisworks
  • Experience with legacy CAD applications and practices
  • Ability to apply design experience to the models produced
  • Experience setting up and coordinating a BIM Protocol and execution plan for a given project
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to problem-solve and make sound decisions
  • Resourceful team-player with ability to work independently

Qualifications required

  • Diploma / Bachelor's degree related to Civil / Structural Engineering preferred
  • Minimum 10 years (production) experience in Building design, BIM modeling and Coordination in Revit / BIM Tools
  • Middle East experience preferred (7+ years)
  • Hand on Experience with BIM360 / ACC (2-3 Years Min required)
  • Autodesk BIM certified Professional Preferred
  • Experience in Dynamo preferred


Mirage Leisure and Development
Emaar Business Park, Dubai
United Arab Emirates
TEL: + 971 4 453 8835

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