BIM Junior Design Office Engineer (SCE-SAM-TG-2024-118-GRAE)

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Your responsibilities

Are you a recent graduate in civil engineering eager to gain hands-on experience in a multicultural environment? This Junior Design Office Engineer position could be your opportunity to join CERN's dynamic Site and Civil Engineering (SCE) office design section within the Site Asset Management (SAM) group.

Under the guidance of the SCE-SAM Drawing Team Manager, your tasks will be:

  • Understanding the challenges and working methods of the SAM and PPM (Project Portfolio Management) groups and proposing an appropriate BIM strategy.
  • Establishing an internal SCE working group focused on BIM management and proposing the appropriate SCE organizational structure.
  • Developing internal and external BIM procedures in collaboration with the SAM design office (BIM master plan, specifications, etc.).
  • Proposing, in collaboration with the SCE-SAM Drawing Team Manager, an internal development/training plan related to BIM procedures, methods, and challenges.
  • Contributing to the implementation of the BIM process on selected projects under the guidance of the group manager.

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Skills and/or knowledge

  • BIM management concepts
  • Planning, organizing, and coordinating tasks
  • Evidence-based problem-solving
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Continuous learning
  • Fluent in French, the ability to work in English would be an advantage.

Eligibility criteria:

  • You are a national of a CERN Member or Associate Member State.
  • By the application deadline, you have a maximum of two years of professional experience since graduation in Civil engeneering and BIM process (or a related field) and your highest educational qualification is either a Bachelor's or Master's degree.
  • You have never had a CERN fellow or graduate contract before.
  • Applicants without University degree are not eligible.
  • Applicants with a PhD are not eligible.

Additional Information

Job closing date: Tursday, July 25th 2024 at 23:59 CEST.

Job reference: SCE-SAM-TG-2024-118-GRAE

Contract duration: 24 months, with a possible extension up to 36 months maximum.

Target start date: 01-October-2024

This position requires:

  • Work in Radiation Areas.
  • Interventions in underground installations.
  • A valid driving licence.

What we offer

  • A monthly stipend ranging between 5134 and 5647 Swiss Francs (net of tax).
  • Coverage by CERN's comprehensive health scheme (for yourself, your spouse and children), and membership of the CERN Pension Fund.
  • Depending on your individual circumstances: installation grant; family, child and infant allowances; payment of travel expenses at the beginning and end of contract.
  • 30 days of paid leave per year.
  • On-the-job and formal training at CERN as well as in-house language courses for English and/or French.

About us

At CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, physicists and engineers are probing the fundamental structure of the universe. Using the world's largest and most complex scientific instruments, they study the basic constituents of matter - fundamental particles that are made to collide together at close to the speed of light. The process gives physicists clues about how particles interact, and provides insights into the fundamental laws of nature. Find out more on


Diversity has been an integral part of CERN's mission since its foundation and is an established value of the Organization. Employing a diverse workforce is central to our success.

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