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Planning & Scheduling Engineer - PP&SD (Saudi National)

Requisition ID:  216526



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 Planning & Scheduling Professional to join the Jubail, SA team. In Planning & Scheduling Engineer - PP&SD role, you will have an opportunity to work alongside a dynamic team of industry professional across the globe to support the Team.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Supervises schedule development, maintenance, monitoring, and recovery plan development activities for small to medium size projects. Supports project organizational and administrative activities.  Supervises the development and integration of individual schedules into the total project plan. Establishes milestones for the total project and supervises schedule resource loading and leveling. Supports development of scheduling standards and procedures.
  • Supervise planning development for the different levels of the schedule hierarchy: contract, and detailed activity planning within a project, and coordination of the contract with the program.
  • Establishes milestones for the total project or major portions of the project. Reviews project work activities to ensure support of project milestones. Coordinates the timely, systematic, and complete acquisition of scope definition and related data.
  • Evaluates claims for additional time due to schedule impacts and provide recommendations on justified time entitlement.
  • Monitor progress throughout the implementation process and compare actual against planned work.
  • Plans, organizes, and supervises schedule resource loading and leveling. Coordinates development of all bulk commodity release and installation curves. Integrates appropriate manpower requirements for each discipline/specialty relative to the overall project needs. Determines quantity and manpower levels in support of the project needs and schedule philosophy.
  • Compare actual earned progress to forecast earned progress and provide analysis to support the Assistant Resident Engineers and Resident Engineers.
  • Analyze and evaluate schedule risks.  Update and monitor project progress and, if delayed, advise mitigation actions to meet the schedule.
  • Skilled in development of various types of reports/KPI’s/Dash Boards to reflect the status of projects with visual aids such as bar charts, graphs and dash boards.
  • Interface with Client, project team and sub-contractors to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Skilled in development of detailed procurement schedules.
  • Perform resource planning and analysis.  Forecast the demands of various types of resources including labor, materials, and equipment over the course of the project.
  • Experienced in working with construction team to find ways to mitigate delays and expedite construction work.
  • Skilled in establishing baseline programs, recovery programs and monitoring adherence and providing critical analysis.


Basic Qualifications:


  • College/University Degree required in Engineering, Construction Management or any other related engineering discipline.
  • Minimum of 3 years for MS degree and 5 years for BS degree work experience.
  • Good technical skill and experienced in analysis & control, baseline development, planning & scheduling, maintenance, monitoring, impact identification, and recovery plan development.


 Basic Behavioral:


  • Candidate should possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills with an ability to work closely with peers, external customers, and client counterparts.
  • Skilled in oral and written communication.




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.