Structural Technician (Revit)

Buro Happold
Dubai, UAE

Ref: HP431-153
Buro Happold

The Role

The Role

Buro Happold began working in the Middle East thirty years ago. From those early days of specialist tensile membrane structures to today’s high rise buildings and strategic masterplanning, we have built our reputation for brilliance in engineering.

Working alongside leading and talented up and coming architects we aim to engineer architecturally sympathetic solutions that integrates and inspires. As we contribute places to live and work within the built environment we push the boundaries of sustainable thinking, forging new ways to add value to buildings whilst minimising their footprint.

Our project workload across the Middle East region continues to grow and with it our requirement for competent and talented people. We appreciate that our strength is built on the collective strength of our people and so welcome applications from individuals who share our passion.


• Develop small and medium scale projects with support from Senior staff
• Ensure that drawing work is developed using Buro Happold CAD standard procedures
• Attend Office CPD sessions to maintain core skills and develop knowledge
• Commitment to achieving project deliverables
• Prepare Structural drawings in accordance with agreed QMS/Project procedures
• Liaise with Senior staff to ensure that all projects are set up and run following the standard procedures
• Ability to produce details and drawings from calculations and sketch information
• Continually improving knowledge and use of relevant CAD software, including AutoCAD and Revit Structures
• Takes responsibility in providing accurate drawn information, to a high standard

Job Management:

• Understanding and awareness of the project organisation
• Understanding the deadlines of project deliverables
• Maintaining an informed position on projects
• Management of CAD document storage and retrieval systems within the project

The post holder must at all times carry out their duties with due regard to the Buro Happold Diversity Policy



Specific Role Requirements:

Knowledge of AutoCad and Revit essential for production of project work.

The key requirements of the Technician are:

• Good secondary and development in tertiary education
• Further education in a related engineering (e.g. Diploma, HNC, HND etc)
• Good communication skills
• Demonstrates positive attitude to team working
• Computer literate in relevant Microsoft Office programmes including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook
• Computer literate in relevant CAD related software, including AutoCAD and Revit Structures
• Demonstrates a positive approach to challenge

About the Company

About the Company

Buro Happold aims to produce high quality engineering design in concept, in detail and in execution, on time, to programme and delivering excellent value for money.

Our distinctive culture and ethos is still based on the same principles of care, value and elegance that were established when the practice was founded.

Our engineering approach is holistic, combining different disciplines in one, integrated team. Our reputation for excellence has grown from the basis that engineering is always viewed as one important component of a project’s overall design solution.

We constantly strive for innovation. Our appreciation of a client’s social, political and economic issues and of architectural and aesthetic qualities makes Buro Happold an ideal partner, helping our range of clients to shape great solutions.
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