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Mechanical Engineer - Design (Saudi National)

Requisition ID:  221907


Location: Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring the engineering activity and overall project deliverables in terms of quality cost, time, and takes responsibility for own document deliverables for the project.
  • Responsible for reviewing and/or approving, HVAC, Plumbing and Fire system design concepts, Technical drawings, Technical calculation and other relevant document to support Project Stage deliverables from concept design up to Project Close Out.
  • Review and approval of construction documents and HVAC, plumbing and fire system specifications for various commercial, industrial, power substation, telecom and health care projects.
  • Coordinates internal and external engineering activities and the interdisciplinary interfaces in close coordination with the discipline engineers and/or contractors.
  • Identify gaps, provide analysis and develop options on impact to closing any project engineering requirements.
  • Coordinate and review engineering development, either in-house or external, to ensure clarity of scope of work and alignment of specifications and deliverables with engineering requirements.
  • Conduct building HVAC, plumbing, fire protection, code and life safety evaluations for new and existing facilities
  • Evaluate, plan, and specify special hazard suppression systems.
  • Assist with on-site observations during construction and coordinate design requirements with contractors and equipment suppliers under the direction of project engineer.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor or higher degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 7 years of related experience in the field of design for candidate with BS degree and 5 years’ experience required for candidate with MS degree.
  • Strong working experience in mechanical systems design including HVAC, plumbing and fire protection for educational, residential, commercial, industrial, power substation, telecom and health care projects.
  • Excellent Communication
  • Capable of interacting professionally with clients and working collaboratively with a team.
  • Communicate with team members, team leader, other disciplines, local Engineering Firms / AE Consulting, client and outside vendors to ensure project requirements are met.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in implementing the Following codes & standards as minimum:
  • ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers).
  • NFPA  (National Fire Protection Association).
  • IMC  (International Mechanical Codes).
  • IBC (International Building Codes).
  • IFC (International Fire Codes).
  • IPC (International Plumbing Codes).
  • SBC (Saudi Building Code).
  • Experience with performing HVAC cooling load calculation using industry standard software and program.
  • Experience with performing fire protection system calculations using industry standard software and program.
  • Training, monitoring and coaching discipline engineers within the mechanical group and providing technical expertise, support & guidance.

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; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; 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, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.