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Project Manager - Airfield

Requisition ID: 260793 

  •  Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • 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



Role Overview 

The Project Manager will act as the Client’s representative, taking responsibility for managing the project from planning and design through to the successful completion and commissioning. The Project Manager is responsible for delivering the project to time, budget and specification, ensuring the project achieves all project goals and objectives in accordance with the Client’s requirements.  


Main Responsibilities 

  • Oversee and monitor the delivery of the project around schedule, interface, cost, variations, contract and risk. 

  • Develop the Project Execution Plan, ensuring the project is aligned to and delivers in accordance with the Client’s standards and methods. 

  • Lead the coordination of the project ensuring interfaces are considered and addressed at all stages of the project lifecycle. 

  • Work with technical teams in coordinating and managing the design consultants and other external service providers. 

  • Be responsible for the project risk register and periodic reporting on progress throughout the project lifecycle.  

  • Apply performance management techniques and look for opportunities to improve Performance Management processes and procedures. 

  • Manage the change control and compensation event process. 

  • Manage the flow of project information between stakeholders. 

  • Review and accept programme submissions. 

  • Communicate and issue documents as required by the ECC contract and perform any other duties as stated in the contract. 


Basic and Preferred Experience 

  • Proven experience working on major  Infrastructure projects of a similar scale, preferably within aviation sector.  

  • Tangible experience of developing and implementing construction project management policies and standards. 

  • Track record of delivering construction/asset delivery projects to time and within allocated budget. 

  • Knowledge of operating as a client’s project manager 

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



  • Ability to motivate and manage a multidisciplinary team. 

  • Knowledge of NEC and FIDIC suite of contracts. 

  • Planning capability and ability to use Oracle Primavera 6 scheduling system. 

  • Ability to be a decision maker and demonstrate logic. 

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal. 



  • University degree in Project Management or an Engineering Degree preferred 

  • PRICE2 or Equivalent 

  • Professional membership to a relevant institution preferred (RICS, CIOB, APM 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.




Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.