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BIM Technician

3D buildings model generated with CAD software

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 are around £25,000 to £35,000 a year. With experience you can earn up to £45,000 a year or more. BIM managers can earn up to £60,000 a year or more.

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

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2024
4872
1.3 %
RISE
2029
4935
  United Kingdom
2024
47273
2.9 %
RISE
2029
48648

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What Does it Take?

You need:

Training

Getting On

More Information

More information on what BIM Technicians do can be found on the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) website.

Video

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Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

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Career Area

Construction

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