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Assistant Resident Engineer (Saudi National)

Requisition ID:  216246

  • Organization:  Infra
  • Location:  [[location]]



Location: Jubail, Saudi Arabia

This position is open for applicants from Saudi Nationals that meet the requirements of the job specification.


Job Summary:


Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Today, our colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

Bechtel is seeking a Resident Professional to join the Jubail, SA team. In the Assistant Resident Engineer role, you will have an opportunity to work alongside a dynamic team of industry professional across the globe to support the Team.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Assisting the Resident Engineer in the management and administration of construction contracts.
  • Plan, monitor and evaluate the assigned construction activities including contractor organization, resources to do the work, execution and administration of the contracts, including monitoring safety, quality, progress schedules, cash flow.
  • Responsible for the organization and direction of construction engineering personnel and activities relating to construction engineering, subcontracts, and engineering liaison to the design functional group. Interprets design drawings and specifications.
  • Process contractor's monthly invoices, request for compensation relating to changes & evaluate DCN's, RFC's, change orders etc.
  • Ensure the work performed complies with the project specs, standards, & drawings. Implementation of project safety standards, code and regulations.
  • Responsible to direct the assigned Field Engineers their roles and monitor their performance.
  • Coordinating with the team on site to ensure that contractual obligations are met.
  • Mentoring Young Saudi Engineers until they get trained to be on an individual assignment.
  • Participate in bi-weekly progress meetings on contractor performance matters.
  • Participate in Constructability review of the 30%, 90% & 100% design packages.
  • Responsible for reviewing contractor's submittals, technical queries, Field change documents, method statement and quality control program.
  • Coordinate with the local Utilities Companies and other Departments to assist contractors to obtain work permits.


Basic Qualifications:


  • University Degree in an Engineering discipline or Construction Management with minimum ten (10) years of field construction experience.
  • A minimum of 10 years of Hands on experience in the construction supervision and management of various Public & Commercial buildings.


Basic Behavioral:


  • Ability to explain work processes and procedures to all levels.
  • Must Possess excellent oral and written English communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership in a team-based environment.
  • Must be results and solutions orientated and be able to solve problems.
  • Be able to prepare correspondence, reports, analysis, etc., in English language, associated with construction related issues.




Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, procurement, and construction companies in the world.  We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right- no matter how big, how complex or how remote.  The reliability of our performance, the enduring quality of our projects, the strength of our ethics, and the seriousness of our commitment to safety and sustainability are evident in everything we do.  Bechtel delivers for its customers what others can only promise.

Build your career as you build some of the most challenging and complex projects in the world today.

Bechtel is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE).