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Chief BIM Modeller- Tekla(marine), Chennai

9 - 14 Years


Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Posted: 38 days ago

Job Description

Are you interested to be part of the best marine projects with one of the leading consulting companies, creating value for customers, people and societies world-wide? Now you have the opportunity 


Today COWI is experiencing an increased demand for our port and coastal services and our strengthened position in the market brings a continuous flow of new extensive and challenging projects. Consequently, we are seeking to recruit Chief BIM Modeller with experience in TEKLA 3D concrete/ steel structures to join our Marine team in Chennai. 


Since the 1930's, COWI has pushed the boundaries of design through our involvement on major infrastructure projects worldwide. As part of COWI's Bridge, Tunnel and Marine Structures (BTM) business line, we manage our projects from offices located in the UK, Scandinavia, Germany, Middle East, India, SE Asia and North America.

With a full set of world-class competencies within bridge, tunnel and marine engineering combined with local presence and experience, our team of dedicated professionals are ready to take on the most complex projects anywhere in the world no matter how large or small

The Marine department of COWI is undertaking projects from both international and domestic markets and offers a comprehensive range of consulting services related to the development of ports, harbours, coastal and marine structures etc. COWI Marine department is supporting their clients to draw a detailed picture of any consequences on the built and natural environment arising from the development/installation of any port, marine, coastal project.


You hold a Diploma / B.Tech in Civil Engineering and come with 8 - 15 years of work experience in Tekla modelling. Additionally, you can relate to the following:

  • You understand BIM and the workflow of working on BIM projects
  • You have substantial experience in 3D modelling of concrete and/or steel structures in Tekla.
  • You have experience working for 2-3 years at Lead role.
  • You are proficient in detailing of steel reinforcement or steel connection detailing
  • You have knowledge of Euro Codes
  • You are proficient in all Microsoft Office software particularly MS Excel and Word
  • You possess knowledge of any programming language
  • You are tech savvy and aptitude for learning on the job
  • You are familiar with Autocad
  • You have experience in Bentley Micro Station and Revit
  • You have experience in the use of Rhino/Grasshopper together with Tekla
  • You have familiarity with Solibri for model checking 


  • You will be leading a team of Tekla BIM modellers
  • Develop and implement standard procedure suitable for Marine BIM workflow.
  • You will prepare 3D BIM models in Tekla concrete for marine structures including piled jetties, retaining structures like diaphragm walls, sheet pile walls, embankments, steel structures, breakwaters and revetments etc.
  • You will be responsible for mentoring and training Junior BIM modellers in 3D modelling software.
  • You will be involved in Clash detection and coordination of 3D models prepared in various software (Civil 3D/Tekla and Revit) with Navisworks/BIM Sight and other coordination software.
  • You will understand BIM execution plan and implement it on projects
  • You will be involved in setting up the project BIM standards as per project requirements.
  • You will coordinate with internal and external design engineer for the information required to prepare BIM and generate drawings and quantities.
  • You will generate 4D construction sequence in Navisworks.
  • You will manage and log design and coordination changes.
  • You will perform and document quality checks at each stage of submissions drawings and Quantities/BOQ.
  • You will be responsible for doing estimation, planning and tracking of the project.
  • You will be involved in production of concrete and rebar 3D drawings, bar-bending schedules and calculation of quantities & will also be involved in production of steel detailing drawings and calculation of quantities
  • You will be preparing standardisation processes and procedures in Tekla


  • You have Excellent command over English language
  • You have capability to work independently
  • You carry a logical approach and attention to detail


We offer an exciting job in COWI where we place emphasis on personal commitment, responsibility, and independence in everything we do. We offer you challenging multidisciplinary projects in an international company and the possibility of expatriation. You will be part of an open and informal working environment with good employment practices, flexible employee benefits and a health insurance.

We boast a good social environment, which is development-oriented, and which considers sparring and knowledge sharing to be key elements. You will also have the chance to shape your position, and targeted development and supplementary training will be a natural part of your job.


We look forward to receiving your application latest by 31st July' 2019. Please note we will be conducting interviews on an ongoing basis.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Construction / Engineering / Cement / Metals
Functional Area: Engineering Design, R&D
Role Category: Engineering Design
Role: Design Engineer
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Desired Candidate Profile

Education:UG -B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization, Civil, Diploma - Any Specialization, Civil

Company Profile

COWI India Pvt Ltd.
COWI is a leading consulting group that creates value for customers, people and society through our unique 360° approach. Based on our world-class competencies within engineering, economics and environmental science, we tackle challenges from many vantage points to create coherent solutions for our customer.

With offices all over the world, we combine global presence with local knowledge to take on projects anywhere in the world - no matter how large or small. At any given moment, we are involved in more than 12,000 projects.

We have more than 85 years of experience in the business, and COWI is a leader within its field because our more than 6,600 employees are leaders within theirs. Together with our customers, we create coherence in tomorrow's sustainable societies.
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Contact Details

Recruiter Name:Nancy Wadhwa

Contact Company:COWI India Pvt Ltd.