BIM Modeller - Electrical - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

South Africa

South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, Durban

Job Summary

Primary responsibilities will include Electrical BIM Modelling for the Electrical Discipline, as well as a member of our design team being responsible for the Electrical design of major projects including:

  • Modelling of Electrical Installations in REVIT 3d.

  • Preparation and management of schedules, estimates, progress reports, procurement etc.

  • Electrical engineering and design during all project phases according to client, national and international standards.

  • Detailed Electrical Drafting / Modelling of LV and MV including the development and checking of :

  • Load Lists

  • Single Line Diagrams

  • Network Diagrams

  • Electrical Schematic Diagrams

  • Hazardous Area Classification

  • Motor start-up and Protection Schemes (MV and LV)

  • Cable Routing Design

  • Smoke Detection

  • Cable Sizing Calculations

  • Lighting Calculations, modelling and layouts.

  • Earthing Risk Assessments, earthing system design, Earthing layouts.

  • Specification of Electrical Equipment including, Switchgear, Distribution Fire detection Systems layouts and Specification.

  • Specification of Construction Standards of installation.

  • Developing MEP REVIT Content including new Family and customisation of existing Family content.

  • Utilise vendor data and work with other disciplines as required for engineering and design.

  • Participate and Perform squad checks of vendor data and drawings from other disciplines.

  • Develop technical scope of work and tender documentation and bills of quantities for construction contracts.

  • Manage progress & quality control activities for equipment manufacture.

  • Project handover and closeout documentation.

  • Assist in the setting up of standard engineering documentation and methodology for the electrical engineering unit.

  • Assist in the preparation of tenders for Electrical unit workload.

Minimum Requirements

  • Works under direct supervision performing moderately complex technical work utilizing instructions, drawings, sketches and results from computer systems and schematics.

  • May be involved in training and supervising technical personnel.

  • May perform some data entry.

Preferred Qualifications

  • National Diploma or Drafting Certificate

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 229926BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.