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BIM Technician

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A BIM (Building Information Modelling) technician produces an accurate representation of the structure and functionality of a building project using specialist technology. They may also be known as Revit technicians.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for newly trained BIM technicians is around £25,000 to £30,000 a year. With experience you can earn between £25,000 and £35,000 a year or more. BIM managers can earn up to £60,000.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

BIM technicians usually work within architectural practices and construction companies.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2018
153
1.3 %
RISE
2023
155
  United Kingdom
2018
2659
4.4 %
RISE
2023
2776

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What Does it Take?

You need:

Training

Getting On

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Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)
Tel: 01344 630700
E-mail: reception@ciob.org.uk
Website: http://www.ciob.org.uk/
Twitter: @theCIOB
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theCIOB

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Career Area

Construction

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