BIM engineer - water infrastructure

Requisition ID:  6240

Ghent, BE, 9000

Job Description BIM Designer

Who are we?

With over 5000 employees all over the globe Tractebel is an international engineering company that offers advanced solutions and advice to public and private clients in the energy- and infrastructure sector. Tractebel is a part of the ENGIE-group.

Tractebel is, as a consultancy agency, occupied with many impressive and complex projects in nuclear development, Global Power and Infrastructure. In order to bring these projects to a satisfying end, we mostly count on our savvy engineers and designers, whose task it is to design these projects and to bring them a step closer to reality.

As a BIM-Designer, you will mostly work together with our “Ports & Waterways” team, which specialises in harbour engineering and waterways infrastructure, with projects all over Belgium. These projects consist of (but are not exclusive to): quay walls, locks, harbour expansion, dikes, bridges, tunnels, etc. Our talented team develops all aspects of a project, from the feasability study to the detailed design and so much more, all in close collaboration with the client. 



What will be your mission?


  • The implementation and execution of BIM modelling for our marine infrastructure projects 


  • Assisting the project engineer in dimensioning marine infrastructure projects following current Belgian and European standards, legislation, codes of practice and internal guidelines 


  • Preparing designs and finding the optimum installation methods (preliminary, basis, tender, detailed) for marine structures such as port & waterways development studies: port master planning, locks, quay walls, jetties, dikes, breakwaters


  • Setting and following up development in BIM systems for our product line Water Engineering, and you develop and improve the BIM tools and processes in cooperation with the team


  • Supporting the engineers and CAD designers


  • Setting up BIM protocols in tender phase


  • Working with Revit
Business Unit:  GBU Energy Solutions
Division:  ES Tractebel L2
Contract Type:  Permanent
Professional Experience:  Junior (experience < 3 years)
Education Level:  Post Graduate Diploma (MBA, PhD)