Senior Designer (Electrical)

Requisition ID: 270337 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: New Delhi 


Company Overview:

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.
Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.
We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.


Bechtel India is a global operation that supports execution of projects and services around the world. Working seamlessly with business line home offices, project sites, customer organizations and suppliers, our teams have delivered more than 125 projects since our inception in 1994.
Our offices in Gurgaon, Vadodara and Chennai will grow significantly and sustainably with exciting career opportunities for both professionals and young graduates who are passionate about creating a cleaner, greener, and safer world; building transformational infrastructure; making decarbonization a reality; and protecting people and the environment.



Experience on basic and detailed design and project co-ordination on Energy and M&M projects. Should have executed medium to large size EPC projects in an engineering office or consultancy of repute. Has a good knowledge of Electrical - Physical design, the principles and practices of related technical areas and of coordinating with other technical disciplines. Candidate should have exposure to Indian, US, Euro and other foreign codes/standards and local practices. Within discipline develops designs for complete and complex engineering systems, structures and plant arrangements under supervision. Plans and executes the presentation of these in detailed scale models. Works independently on design projects.



Job Dimensions:

 Supervision Received:

  •  Receives operational supervision and technical guidance from a supervising designer/engineering supervisor.

Supervision Exercised

  • Assigns tasks to and monitors work of employees in the group when assigned lead responsibility.


  • Contacts technical specialists to obtain technical information.


Essential Job duties:

  • Generates 2-D Computer Aided Design (CAD) plant layouts and drawings using Microstation / Auto CAD / Smart Sketch from detailed design 3-D CAD model with minimal guidance from others. Knowledge of Revit shall be added advantage.

  • Proficient in S3D modelling – Equipment modelling, Raceway, Grounding and lighting.

  • Works independently in the preparation of 3-D CAD design model under the supervision of experienced designers. Assists in constructing detailed models and participates in client model reviews.

  • Prepares design calculations as applicable, to be used in the discipline.

  • Prepares bulk material quantity takeoffs and material requisitions for materials applicable to the discipline.

  • Reviews calculations, design models, drawings and design documents prepared by others in the group and by material suppliers, as assigned.

  • Answers questions from client or construction group on design for assigned responsibility.

  • Compiles, maintains and accesses job drawing files, records, and drawing controls.

  • Works with designers in other disciplines to coordinate overall design and technical requirements.

  • Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.


Job Knowledge:

  •  13 Years of experience, Sound knowledge of CAD design and drafting techniques using S3D, Revit, Microstation/AutoCAD, engineering drawing, graphic arts, reading of drawings and reproduction methods used by the discipline.

  • Familiarity with relevant design standards and guides, Skill in reading, interpreting, and using related documents and drawings prepared by other project groups.

  • Knowledge of the application of engineering and construction materials related to the discipline’s design responsibilities.

  • Basic Knowledge of industry and regulatory standards, design criteria, and codes relevant to the discipline.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Raceway, lighting, grounding design and modelling, cable sizing.

  • General knowledge of technical responsibilities of other groups associated with the total design effort.

  • Experience in using Navisworks for model review and clash detection, proficiency in SPR.

  • Extraction and preparation of material quantity take-offs from design drawings.

  • Able to work in a team and cross functional environment.       

  • Skill in leading the technical work of less experienced designers and/or drafters who share in the design effort.


Basic Qualification:

  • Diploma in Electrical/Mechanical

  • Candidates with 12th Certificate and minimum 13 years of working experience can be considered.

  • Candidates with 10th Certificate and minimum 15 years of working experience can be considered.

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.