BIM Modeller (Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing)MEP

As one of the world’s largest independent engineering and project management consultancies, Royal HaskoningDHV Southern Africa has always strived to create solutions that contribute to a better society and improve people’s lives. When you’ve been in business for as long as we have (nearly 140 years), there’s no shortage of stories to tell – specifically around how we use digital technologies to prevent flooding, eliminate rush-hour traffic, and better manage crowds in a crisis.

Engineering & modeling work is picking up both domestically (Buildings and Industry) and for the wider group on data centers and Scan2BIM and at the moment, staff is overloaded with work and we consider this to go on like this for the foreseeable future.

Main Responsibilities:

Prepare/Assist with reports, technical drawings and engineering specifications and tender documentation.
Measuring and compiling of bills of quantities.
Assist with components of engineering tasks related to mechanical, electrical and plumbing projects.
Ensure that all quality system procedures are followed in the production and issuing of designs, costing, drawings and standard details.
Development of BIM families.
Regular contact and communication with the Project Engineers.
Coordinate with other building services.
Ensure that work is done in accordance with acceptable standards of both Royal HaskoningDHV and its Clients;
Maintain project records in accordance with internal quality system

Minimum qualifications, skills and experience:

Minimum of 4 years relevant experience, preferably within a consulting engineering environment.
BIM and Revit experience is a non-negotiable. Certificates are beneficial
Knowledge of Dynamo, Python and other ways to automate your work are highly beneficial
Experience with Common Data Environments and other relevant platforms
Sound electrical engineering knowledge and experience is required.
Sound mechanical engineering knowledge and experience is required.
Sound piping engineering knowledge and experience is required.
Sound plumbing (wet services) knowledge and experience is required.
Sound heating, ventilations and cooling knowledge and experience is required,
Exposure to both industrial and building type projects is required
Appropriate knowledge of local and international standards and codes.
Be able to work within a disciplined engineering environment.

Behavioural competencies:
Enthusiastic, go-getter attitude
Accurate and detail orientated
Good organisational skills (plan and prioritise)
Ability to balance and meet multiple deadlines and handle pressure
Excellent teamwork and communication skills (at all levels)


  • South Africa, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Umhlanga
  • Engineers Specialists
  • BIM
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