Senior BIM Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: Peterborough

Job Type: Full time


Mott MacDonald Bentley are recruiting for a Senior BIM Engineer to join the Anglian Water SPA Alliance on a permanent basis, across the East of England. This is a critical part of a successful delivery and will be integral to a safe, time and cost effective delivery of the project.

What will you be doing as our new Senior BIM Engineer?

Develop computer aided designs which provide the team with buildable solutions. The SPA are looking to deliver innovative solutions, driving value for money for our Clients and Customers. The successful candidate will be fully integrated into the production and delivery teams with SPA and will responsible for developing pipe route plan and section drawings, for design development, planning applications and construction.

In addition the candidate would be capable of developing 3D models for the production of non-infrastructure assets (pumping stations, storage tanks and dosing units) within the BIM360 environment. Working closely with the SPA teams, you will embed a collaborative approach to developing designs, facilitating buildability, operational and maintenance reviews of the assets within 3D and 4D environments.

You will be expected to have experience within the water industry and detailed knowledge of products and methods of working to improve efficiency in the design process, whilst acting as a proactive problem-solver by applying engineering principles.

You should also demonstrate a thorough understanding of the required quality assurance processes required and be competent in using the required CDE environments in both Sharepoint and BIM360. Applicants should preferably demonstrate experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams and have a track record in design of a section of the works. They need an ability to embrace production thinking but equally be well versed with producing solutions which are operable and maintainable.

A little bit about your skills, experience and behaviours….

  • Develop required digital outputs for a range of infrastructure and non-infrastructure assets.
  • Work closely with team members to ensure requirements are met - including solutions, planning, production and delivery.
  • Embrace digital transformation throughout design, including the creation of 3D and 4D models.
  • Assist solution development and Involvement in the interfaces with our Utilities and Environmental teams, and liaison with Temporary Works Design.
  • Facilitate solution reviews within digital platforms with the required SPA teams and AWS operations.
  • Strong and demonstrable competence in Revit and/or Civil 3D. Plant 3D and BIM 360 knowledge is a bonus. Water Market experience will be of particular interest.

Our ambition is to build a more inclusive environment. We are committed to celebrating and promoting diversity. We must start with recruitment and we want to attract all candidates.

Sometimes it's all too easy to be held back from applying for a job, whether it be lack of confidence or checking that you tick all the boxes. But, here at SPA we are looking for extraordinary people who want to help create a place where everyone can thrive and where people are excited to be part of the team. So, whatever your background and however you identify, please apply if you think this role was made for you.

We support and encourage flexible working where possible, including remote working, part time hours and open discussion on working hours. Our office is based in Peterborough, but we also have several operational hubs across the length of the programme.

What we can offer:

At Mott MacDonald Bentley you will be offered a competitive salary which is commensurate based on your experience. Our core benefits include:

  • Pension matched up to 7%
  • Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave
  • Life assurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Annual professional institution subscription costs
  • Flexible benefits to suit you, including cycle to work scheme and interest free season ticket loans

You’ve got this!