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Field Engineer, Airfield and Civils (Delivery)

Requisition ID: 249404 

  •  Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: N/A 
  • Work Location: Dublin, IE 

Company Overview

Bechtel helps clients deliver projects of purpose that create a lasting positive legacy globally. These projects create jobs and grow economies; improve the resiliency of the world's infrastructure; connect communities to resources and opportunities; get us closer to net zero; tackle critical environmental challenges to protect people and the planet; and accelerate progress to make the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.


We are currently recruiting for long term career professionals, with an initial assignment supporting an aviation project in Ireland. Bechtel will be working in an integrated team with our client to support the delivery of a Capital Investment Plan of circa €2bn within an operating airport environment. 


To achieve this goal individuals from Bechtel bring their experience and expertise to the role while working within the client’s organisation as part of an integrated team. We commit to supporting the client’s goals while promoting our values of fairness, diversity, inclusion, trust and collaboration guided by our Vision, Values and Covenants



Main Responsibilities

  • Conduct and oversee the role that requires an on-site presence during the construction of the project. 

  • Monitor compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental issues. 

  • Actively promote a positive safety culture in the team and on site. 

  • Attend safety leadership meetings as required. 

  • Review construction quality plans and inspection plans. 

  • Perform construction quality assurance and control on design and build projects to establish confidence that the quality of the work being performed meets requirements. 

  • Review and comment on contractor RAMS for submittal into the Client’s Permit System. 

  • Monitor, comment and track progress against the contract programme. 

  • Keep a comprehensive site diary. 

  • Assist in the management of RFI’s, Change requests and Technical Queries. 

  • Assist in reviewing the Project Safety File. 

  • Establish and agree KPI’s to measure contract performance. 

  • Manage and close out construction defects. 

  • Attend and provide input to design meetings.  

  • The Project Engineer shall (where required) fulfil the responsibilities of the NEC Supervisor.  

  • This role will involve some nightime working as required.


Basic & Preferred Experience 

  • Experience on major Civil/Building, Electrical, or airport  special systems works projects. 

  • Experience in airport construction or a similar, highly regulated environment preferred. 

  • Experience in developing and implementing policies, standards and procedures. 

  • Experience of dealing with a range of stakeholders at all levels across the organisation influencing the improvement of process and guidance to support project delivery. 

  • Knowledge of NEC and FIDIC suite of contracts. 

  • Experience in contract management and administration across several contract types preferred. 

  • Experience delivering high quality construction outputs that meet ES&H standards. 



  • Excellent communication (both verbal and written) and interpersonal skills. 

  • Ability to take decisive action based on own judgement, experience and knowledge. 

  • Ability to analyse problems and create solutions. 

  • Ability to work collaboratively with different disciplines. 

  • Excellent stakeholder negotiation and management skills. 




  • Degree in a relevant subject area e.g. engineering, construction, project management required. 


  • Relevant postgraduate degree preferred. 

  • Chartered member of a relevant professional body preferred (MICE, IEI etc.). 


What we offer
At Bechtel we offer a competitive salary package with the opportunity for flexible working to achieve greater work-life balance. Employee wellbeing is at the centre of our business and Bechtel is committed to offering you the benefits and resources to live healthy lives. We can offer:

  • Flexible Working
  • Life Insurance Program
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Term Disability Scheme


Our Commitment

Bechtel’s Vision, Values and Covenants commit us to the ideals of fairness, diversity, inclusion, trust, and collaboration, among others. These values help define our culture, our way of doing business, and the positive impact we aspire to make in the world through our people and projects. At our project sites and offices, we have many colleagues from different nationalities, religions, and backgrounds working together to accomplish amazing things.




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