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Field Civil Engineer Buildings (Saudi National)

Requisition ID:  216242

  • Relocation Authorized:  None
  • Project No.:  25272
  • Grade:  22-23
  • Position to be Panel Interviewed?  No 



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 Field Civil Professional to join the Jubail, SA team. In the Senior Field Civil Engineer Buildings role, you will have an opportunity to work alongside a dynamic team of industry professional across the globe to support the Team.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Monitoring site construction activities and preparing Daily Activity Report.
  • Check and Review Contractor’s monthly invoice for quantities of work performed during the period.
  • Ensures that Contractor’s equipment, material and installation are in conformance with drawings and specifications.
  • Issues non-conformance reports for non-compliance or defective items.
  • Conducts surveillance inspections, hold point release inspections and witness other inspections.
  • May supervise and direct the contractor work activities.
  • Review specifications, drawings, inspections, test reports, delivery schedule, operation & manual and technical data.
  • Assisting the Contractor for interpreting drawing and specifications.
  • Coordinate with the Design Engineering on constructability issues.
  • Review contractor’s proposed design and shop drawings.
  • Review Contractor technical submittal, technical queries and field change document.
  • Assisting the Contractor compliance with QA/QC procedures, Inspection and Testing Plans and Method Statements to ensure all tests are carried out as per Contract requirements.
  • Monitor the Contractor for approved material and storage for the project.
  • Monitor the contractor for proper weather protection of plant equipment and materials.
  • Reporting and coordinates with Resident Engineer’s and Assistant Resident Engineers on work activities.
  • Prepare punch list items when the work is ready for Initial Acceptance, issue the punch list and work with the contractor to track and close it in a timely manner.
  • Participate in I/A inspections with the Project Acceptance Team and third parties, obtain the punch list, track the progress and work with Contractor to close the deficiencies.
  • Coordinate and resolve interfaces between different disciplines within a contract (e.g. between structural, architectural, mechanical, electrical, telecom, etc.)
  • Lead in coordination with various functions to ensure that projects achieve the project goals for ES&H, Quality, Cost and Schedule.
  • Provide technical guidance and knowledge transfer to young Saudi Engineers.


Basic Qualifications:


  • University Degree in Civil Engineering with minimum 2+ years of field construction experience.
  • Hands on experience should relate to Residential Buildings such as Villas and Apartment Buildings, and Educational Facilities. Experience in excavations, backfilling, different type of concrete foundations (Isolated, Raft, piling etc.), concrete sub and super structure, building wall systems, CMU block work, Precast Panels, building finishes, such as gypsum board, aluminum doors & windows, wooden and hollow metal doors, vinyl floors, high end tile finishes (Terrazzo, Ceramic, Granite, Marble etc.), painting, plastering, carpet, false ceiling, selection of hardware and all other architectural finishes related to building construction.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Works tools such Word, Excel, Power Point and Auto-CAD is essential.
  • Experience working in Middle East region is preferred.


Basic Behavioral:


  • Good oral & written communication skills in English are required.
  • Experience in reviewing and approval of finishing material technical submittals for residential and educational facilities such as Apartment Buildings, Villas and Universities is required.
  • Prior experience supervising and administering subcontractors.




Bechtel’s internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position.  Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.