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Senior Field Electrical Engineer - RIC (International Assignment)

Requisition ID:  217837



Location: Jubail, Saudi Arabia

This position is open for applicants as an International Assignee 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 Electrical Professional to join the Jubail, SA team. In the Field Electrical Engineer – RIC role, you will have an opportunity to work alongside a dynamic team of industry professional across the globe to support the Team.

The Field Electrical Engineer (FEE) for HV Electrical Substations Role is very important for the client (the Royal Commission), he will be our eyes on site and everybody will rely on his feedback and experience to get the job done safely with quality and on time. He is responsible for implementing safety and quality programs, coordinate with SEC site engineers, conduct site inspections, witnessing testing & commissioning, monitoring progress on site, field reporting, reviewing technical submittals and design packages for constructability in accordance with SEC PTS, RC standards & Procedures and other referenced international standards.   



Job Responsibilities:


  • Ensure that safety and quality programs are implemented on site.
  • Review Material Technical Submittals.
  • Capable of checking and verifying IFC drawings and understanding technical specifications.
  • Read project schedule and track progress on site.
  • Performing inspections & tests to determine whether delivered products and or installed systems meet SEC & RC standards and approved material & design submittals.
  • Respond to and conduct “Requests for Inspection (RFIs)” in a professional and on timely manner.
  • Review design packages for constructability.
  • Prepare Several Field Reports and submit them on time.
  • Do site coordination with SEC engineers or between different contractors working at same area or where there are overlapping/interfacing activities.  


Basic Qualifications:


  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in the construction industry as Extra High & High Voltage Electrical Substation Field Electrical Engineer (FEE) leading to a thorough understanding of FEE role and requirements as explained below.
  • Recognized BSc degree in Electrical Engineering. 
  • Experience in MV & LV cables, switchgears, panels, transformers and relays settings.


 Basic Behavioral:


  • Must be able to demonstrate a very good communication and positive interpersonal skills to be able to communicate & coordinate work & progress issues with contractors, his superiors, peers, other organization departments and third parties.
  • Must be capable of working under pressure, meeting milestones and take sound decisions at site with minimum supervision.




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.