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Senior Project Controls Engineer (International Assignment)

Requisition ID:  216543


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 Project Controls Professional to join the Jubail, SA team. In the Senior Project Controls 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:


  • Prepares detailed schedules, cash flows, trend forecasts, contract & budget forecasts, & percent complete calculations.
  • Prepares contract check plans and schedules, preliminary quantity man loading & cash flows and progress measurement guide for contracts.
  • Assist with project summary reports and pre-award contract analysis.
  • Monitor contractor performance, manpower, cash flow and interfaces.
  • Develops pricing levels, comparisons, etc. as required for each contract.
  • Assist/organize the Engineering Work Plan for the current/following year (e.g. from the approved Work Plan plus previously approved, detail contracts, durations, and cash flows by task/contract).
  • Any other tasks required by the Engineering department related to project controls.


Basic Qualifications:


  • College/University Degree required in Engineering or Construction Management.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in Engineering and Construction Industry.
  • At least five (5) years’ work experience as Senior Planner/Scheduler on Heavy Civil / Infrastructure projects.
  • Thorough knowledge of planning practices and procedures. Advanced working knowledge of Primavera P6 to plan, organize, review and develop complex EPC schedules. Proficient in CPM scheduling, resource loading and leveling.
  • Proficiency with PC operating systems, with proficiency in several basic software applications.   Advanced knowledge of excel to produce well designed graphs, charts, and reports to communicate with key stakeholders.


Basic Behavioral:


  • Candidate should possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills with an ability to work closely with peers, external customers, and client counterparts.
  • Ability to train junior planning engineers.
  • 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.