What's the role?
As a BIM/CAD modeler, you will be carrying out drawings and modelling for our Hilti products for various applications. This means that we get involved with a wide range of projects from schools, hospitals, office building to Rail projects, Datacentres, Pharmaceutical to Nuclear Power stations across our Northern European Region (UK, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark and Finland)
As Hilti is a global company, in this role you will truly work with a global team to provide our customers with the best service. You will be working together with the engineers in our Head office, the region and our colleagues in Rotterdam on our BIM projects.
As the BIM/CAD modeler for the region, you will also work towards continuous improvement to provide our customers with the best experience. This is through supporting and coaching with any queries related to BIM/CAD modelling activities.
Who is Hilti?
Unless you work in construction, you probably haven't heard of us. We're a hidden gem.
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the professional construction sector. Our customers are loyal and enthusiastic about us. So are our people.
We regularly win Great Place to Work awards globally and are very proud to have been placed on the Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list in the UK by our employees for the past 10 years.
Hilti offers the best of both worlds – friendly teams locally and roles across the UK combined with the opportunities only a company of 30,000 people spread across 120 countries can bring.
What does the role involve?
Assess the input data that we receive to ensure we have all the relevant required data
Produce CAD drawings and reports for all projects with CAD requirements, including for building services installation systems and firestop solutions to support the engineering and sales teams in the specification and sales of our products
Perform our modelling services based on the Hilti guidelines
Collaborate with other Modelers in case of simultaneous modelling in common
Support the professional delivery of these Services, the role must show compliance with and where possible, improvement in the associated internal processes
Professionally record full hours spent on the project and ensure on time delivery of the project
Assist Northern European teams with any questions related to drawing and modelling services
Key driver to the growth of the Installation product sales through effective execution of the relevant engineering services
What do we offer?
We really value our people and we've worked hard to develop a competitive reward package that reflects this. Some of the benefits we offer include:
*Genuine career advancement (more than 80% of all leadership roles are filled internally)
*Competitive salary and above-average performance bonus
*6% employer pension contributions
*Private Health Insurance and Employee Assistance Programme
*33 days' holiday (inc. Bank Holidays) plus the ability to purchase 5 days more annually
*Paid leave to work on charitable projects
*Hilti Benefits Box, a reward platform offering a cycle to work scheme and shopping and lifestyle discounts/cashback
Head Office based role
*Flexible working arrangements after 6 months' service (e.g. work from home options, compressed hours)
*Subsidised on-site canteen and free fruit and salad
*Free parking and excellent public transport links
Our Head Office is currently based next to Old Trafford but in early 2021 we will move to state of the art new premises at Circle Square in Central Manchester. We will continue to offer free parking for employees and will be located a short walk from Oxford Rd train station and St Peter's Square tram stop.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people and some of our best account managers joined us with no experience. So, if you’ve never worked in sales or construction, that’s fine with us. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.
What you need is:
- Knowledge and experience of 3D modeling in Revit in terms of cost, schedule and details
- Knowledge and experience of coordination software Navisworks
- Able to perform analysis and simulation on the basis of a BIM model
- Knowledge of / qualification in structural design (preferred)
- Willing to travel in GB, Ireland and Northern Europe as necessary
“I love the fact that my job isn’t just technical. It involves planning and dealing with people too. The culture is brilliant. It’s challenging, yes, but it’s friendly and welcoming too. It’s all about teamwork, and your ideas are really taken on board.”