DublinDigital - Smart Buildings

BIM Model Manager

Full Time Permanent Salary basedNegotiable

Ethos is a Greek word meaning "character". It is used to describe the guiding beliefs or ideals that characterise a community, nation, or ideology.

Ethos Engineering are mechanical and electrical consultants to the data centre, commercial, high-tech healthcare, and pharmaceutical sectors. Our mission is to engineer systems that complement the purpose of each building we design, improve the immediate and surrounding community, and meet the objectives of its operations, inhabitants, patrons, operators, and staff.

We are ambitious, driven, innovative, and passionate about delivering excellence for our clients and their projects, and we never settle for delivering work quickly at the cost of quality. Our work environment is positive, professional, and supportive. We take our work seriously, but we like to have a lot of fun too and we place huge importance on having a great company culture. We have been recognised as a Great Place to Work 2019-2020 and again in 2020-2021.

About Ethos Digital
Ethos Digital is a premier provider of digital design and advisory services with extensive expertise in all facets of Intelligent Buildings. Our services are geared towards revolutionising the built environment by using a highly collaborative, human-centric approach – The Creativity between us is more powerful than the creativity within us – that’s our Ethos. Through the use of our leading-edge “Place Activation” design methodology and our “Measure and Meaning” ideology, our aim is to activate the power of data. This activation is built around a User Experience (UX) approach coupled with meaningful Metrics and Analytics; we create buildings where people’s lives are enhanced and empowered by the foresight of our collaborative designs, delivering spaces for human-centric connectivity and wellness

Location: Dublin (office based) - Currently work from Home during Covid Lockdown
Group: Digital
Salary: € Negotiable
Minimum Qualifications: Degree
Essential Experience: 3rd Level College Degree, 6+ years’ Experience
Sectors: High Tech, Commercial, Healthcare, Data Centre, Education
Job Description: BIM Model Manager / Full Time Permanent

About the Role – BIM Model Manager
We are seeking a BIM Model Manager to join our Digital Services team in our Dublin office. As Ethos Engineering enters this very exciting and emerging design service within the built environment, we are looking for the right candidate who has been involved in a diverse and challenging range of projects. As Ethos's BIM Model Manager in our Digital Design team, you will be responsible for the coordinated creation, maintenance, and quality assurance of BIM models in our multidisciplinary projects.

Person Specification

  • Degree in architecture, civil engineering, or related field of study

  • Very good knowledge of Revit and Revit MEP, Navisworks

  • Familiar with best practices in BIM modelling (especially in Revit)

  • Expertise in BIM360 document management, design collaboration and model coordination modules.

Experience in the following areas:

  • Use of Navisworks and/or Solibri

  • Review and analysis of BIM project execution plans

  • Applications for CDE and task management

  • Problem-solving/troubleshooting skills

  • VDC (Virtual Design Consulting) Experience - desirable

  • Mentoring of junior designers/engineers on basic Revit concepts

Role Duties:

  • Setting up federated models for all projects per the BEP, EIR and other SOW documents.

  • Review and feedback to the respective project BEP including:

  • Identification and delineation of the models within Ethos scope.

  • Management of interfaces between models and third-party software

  • Specification of project-wide modelling, naming and organizational requirements

  • Presentation of the above arrangements to the team

  • Set-up and management of a Common Data Environment (CDE) for the project teams

  • Organization of model exchange between Revit, Navisworks and other necessary third-party platforms.

  • Creation of dynamo scripts/automation workflows for model setup, model health checks and model sharing.

  • Reviewing, tracking, and reporting on model quality, including model structure, model content, LoDs, compliance with project-specific modelling specifications

  • Conduct design peer reviews to ensure model quality.

  • Creating project visualizations using Navisworks, Enscape3D for use within project reports, RFP’s and client interviews.

  • Setting up views and virtual tours of the model to illustrate model progress.

  • Maintenance, update, and development of the standard Ethos Revit Family Directory


  • Flexible working times/Hybrid working arrangements

  • 20 Days holidays up to 25 days

  • Subsidised Gym/Fitness membership

  • Pension Scheme

  • Your own company laptop

  • Working travel out of pocket expenses

  • Travel tax scheme or bike to work scheme

  • Regular training / mentoring Further college support

  • Support for Chartership

  • A Professional Subscription Fee paid by the company

  • Heavily subsidised social committee (5 a side, golf society, climbing club and regular social events)

At Ethos, our vision is to:

“Be the company people want to work with, and for”

Values Our values differentiate and focus us every day to be EPIC - for our people and our clients

Values Our values differentiate and focus us every day to be EPIC - for our people and our clients

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