Workface Planner- Piping

Requisition ID: 275046 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Accompanied 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: New Delhi 


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.


Position Summary:

The Workface Planner Piping/Mech will be responsible to prepare Installation Work Packages (IWPs), Material Take-offs (MTO) for specific disciplines and will also support office construction activities, such constructability reviews, ensuring safety in design, providing construction’s input to engineering and procurement teams that improves Total Installed Cost (TIC) on the projects. 



  • The AG Piping Workface Planner is responsible for developing Installation work packages (IWPs) & Test work packages (TWPs) in addition to being accountable for developing the detailed IWP release plan (90-Day schedule) with the Responsible superintendent, Responsible Field Engineer.
  • The Piping/Mech Workface Planner will review general installation priorities and check to assure the work accomplished meets the project requirements.
  • Reviews work scope, checking sequences, access, resources, equipment needs, pre-work, materials, and support services.
  • The Piping/mech Workface Planner prepares the scope of the IWP in coordination with Lead Piping Workface Planner, Piping field engineer and Piping Superintendent to gain approval for the IWP.
  • Piping Workface Planner will perform random checking of IWPs assembled by the other Workface planner.
  • Understand work packaging philosophy, scope of installation, Work Breakdown Structure and scoping of installation work packages.
  • Monitor project schedule and ensure performance and timely delivery of IWPs; assist with Project Controls team, planners, other stakeholder of the project and ensure piping IWPs are issued as per the project priorities.
  • Monitor quality of IWPs ensuring scoping and preparation of IWPs is done right the first time.
  • Attend progress meetings, maintain effective interface with site management team, client’s organization ensuring IWPs, and advance work packaging efforts are effectively delivered on the project.
  • Develops detailed Piping Installation Work Package (IWPs) as per the project guidelines and procedures, which includes, compiling piping installation drawings, Isometrics, installation details, model snapshots, vendor drawings, inspection test records, flange connection datasheets or any other documents or Engineering deliverables associated with the Piping IWPs.
  • Supports development of various other construction engineering deliverables like material takeoff of Piping bulk material and vendor supplied piping components and bulks; upload material take-off quantities and other attributes of Work Packages into the TEAMWorks database or project specific database.
  • Preparation of work packages and method statement for module interconnects, field welds, removal of shipping supports, and other activities involved in installation of module.  
  • Preparation of IWP constrains list and assist in resolution and closure of constraints or engineering issues.


Qualifications & Skills:

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Minimum experience of 10 yrs. for 25 grade and 15 years for 26 grades in large EPC projects, or 15 to 20 years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.
  • A recognized diploma or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering (or international equivalent).


Additional Qualifications:

  • Working experience at the jobsites as a Field Engineer or Construction Engineer on large industrial projects is essential.
  • Shall have an experience of preparation of Installation work packages (piping & mechanical) and piping test packages.
  • Proficient in reading drawings, interpret design, specifications and industry standards and codes.
  • Shall have a knowledge of ASME B31.3/B31.1.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Proficient MS Office applications.
  • An experience of international field assignments is highly preferred.
  • An experience on LNG / Petrochemical projects is highly preferred.
  • Persons with only scheduling experience should not apply.
  • People posted at jobsite but not directly involved in installation/execution should not apply. 


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.