Senior Tank Designer-Checker

Requisition ID: 273880 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family 
  • Telework Type: Part-Time Telework 
  • 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.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Produce engineering deliverables including drawings, material take offs, checklists, deliverables lists, etc. for the execution of storage tank, sphere, and low temperature and cryogenic tank (LT&C) projects.
  • Work closely with RE/Lead Engineer in the production of detailed drawings from design sketches.
  • Utilize 2D and/or 3D CAD to generate fabrication and installation drawings.
  • Generate and check engineering deliverables.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of Tank Business Line detailing standards and practices.
  • Review and interpret project specifications and incorporate in deliverables.
  • Work as part of a team and communicate work status to the team on a regular basis.
  • Provide guidance to less experienced designers on the detailing team.



  • Should have a minimum of fifteen (15) years of detailing experience with flat bottom tanks, spheres, and Low Temperature and Cryogenic Storage tank projects including at least five (5) years in a checker role.
  • Alternatively (15) years of experience in the production of drawings for pressure vessels or other plate structures may be considered.
  • Should have a minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience producing shop fabrication and field erection drawings for storage tanks.
  • Must be able to prepare a complete drawing package with little guidance.
  • Must understand and be able to apply relevant industry standards based on previous experience with API 650/620, ASME Section VIII, ASTM and AWS.
  • High proficiency in use of 2D detailing tools MicroStation and/or AutoCAD
  • Use of 3D modelling tools TEKLA, SolidWorks and SmartPlant 3D would be an advantage.
  • Familiar with Excel, Word and other Microsoft Office tools


Education required (minimum):

  • Diploma or Equivalent in Engineering from an accredited college or university.



Minimum 15 years of relevant work experience


The Mechanical Engineer will work as part of Global Bechtel team and should have basic flair for working with personnel of different nationalities. Should have a good proficiency for spoken and written English language.

Candidate to mention their experience in Refinery/Petrochemical units, Off-sites and Utilities, indicating details of Equipment/Tanks dealt with and extent of Engineering/involvement by self.

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 five global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals; and Manufacturing & Technology. 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.

Bechtel employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or show proof of a negative test result prior to accessing Bechtel sites/facilities to the extent required by applicable law or by customer requirements.