Transitioning Military (U.S.)

Bechtel values the same strong qualities and attributes service members develop while serving our country: agility, integrity, and unparalleled commitment.

Bechtel recruits and retains top talent from all service branches: Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard, and all components: former Active Duty, National Guard, and Reserve.

For Craft professionals: We are looking for qualified people to join our merit-shop construction and plant maintenance team, and we want to know what you have to offer. Create a personal Craft profile.

We recruit through a variety of programs:

  • Bechtel Military Veterans' Employee Resource Group
  • Helmets to Hardhats
  • Meet Ross & Kenneth: Helmets to Hardhats Apprentices
  • Network of Champions, a consortium of leading companies that assist severely injured service members and their families identify career opportunities
  • Military job fairs
  • Targeted job postings on military job boards, including RecruitMilitary, Save Our Veterans, and Military Spouse Corporate Career Network

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Why Choose Bechtel?

We do what others can’t

We deliver some of the largest, most complex projects in the world. Our diverse portfolio spans energy, transportation, communications, mining, oil and gas, and government services.

Bechtel employees live and work on projects in dozens of locations worldwide, from Alaska to Australia.

No matter how challenging a project or how remote its location, Bechtel can handle it. When we’re on a mission, we bring a superior combination of knowledge, skill, experience, and commitment to every task – that our competitors just can’t beat.

We do what others can’t…Bechtel has been named the top U.S. contractor by Engineering News-Record for 14 straight years.

  • We Apply Our Know-How
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    We stand by everything we do

    Excellence. We set high standards. We apply advanced technology, and we continually innovate and improve. We thrive on challenge and accomplishment.”
    – from Bechtel’s Corporate Vision + Values

    Bechtel invests in training its employees. From ethics, compliance, and quality to the technical and leadership skills you need to deliver top notch service.

    We want our employees to continue to move up the ranks, to grow, develop, and lead the next generation of employees.

    Most importantly, we work by Bechtel’s high quality standards: Deliver the requirements right the first time.

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    A supportive community around the world

    Former service members within Bechtel are supported: by each other, by management, and by fellow employees.

    Bechtel offers a unique employee resource group just for former military service members called Bechtel Military Veterans. You will enter Bechtel with a built-in network of people who understand – and know first-hand – where you have been – and where you are going in Bechtel.

    Employees who are military family members and other supporters also participate in the Military Veterans resource group.

    Connect with fellow Bechtel military veterans around the globe with our online, employee-based social media community called Bechtel Chatter.

    We support the family, too. Your family will enjoy discounts to local attractions, products, and services, such as childcare.

    Relocating? Employees and their families will find competitive relocation packages.

    Need a recommendation on area schools and neighborhoods or buying and selling household items, cars, or real estate? The global Bechtel Community Network (BCNet) has you covered.

    Bechtel’s wide range of benefits available to you and your family:

    • Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage, plus Best Doctors
    • Supplemental pay for military leave
    • Generous Paid Time Off
    • Flex-time and compressed work schedules
    • Wellness program and Incentives
    • Scholarship program for children of employees
    • Care.com (for children, seniors, home, and pets) – now certified by General Services Administration (GSA) to serve military families
    • Adoption assistance
    • Global Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
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    Make a difference to communities around the world

    Every day, around the world Bechtel teams work on amazing projects the whole world can see – bridges, railroads, airports, and copper mines to name a few. At the same time, they partner with local communities to leave a legacy.

    Bechtel offers its employees a wide range of opportunities to volunteer their time and talents in their communities. From schools to ocean science to robotics, Bechtel’s stewardship programs are progressive – and impressive. Bechtel recognizes that military veterans have served and continue to serve our communities. Join Bechtel and continue to make a difference.

  • Leaving a Legacy
  • Gulf Coast Workforce Development
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