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Structural Engineer (Saudi Nationals)

Requisition ID:  216380


Location: Jubail, Saudi Arabia


Job Describtion 


The Structural Engineer is within the Royal Commission-Bechtel Engineering Department Core Team, Structural Group.


  • Leads the reviews of the transportation structural engineering prepared by the Royal Commission’s local consulting engineering-architecture firms.
  • Structural Engineer is required to performs work on complex transportation structural engineering tasks.
  • Has working knowledge with the use and knowledge of International Design Codes, Standards, Specifications, especially those of AASHTO and ACI, and computer-aided engineering (CAE) software, such as STAAD.Pro, STAAD.Foundation Advanced, ETABS, SAFE, and SAP2000.
  • Performs work that will include completing complex structural engineering tasks.
  • Receives direction from the Chief Structural Engineer.
  • Coordinates with geotechnical engineering, other engineering disciplines, and architecture.
  • Provides support to Construction Department and disposition of technical queries and technical submittals





  • BS in Civil/Structural Engineering 




Essential Technical:


  • BS in Civil/Structural Engineering.
  • 5 or more years of direct structural engineering design and analysis experience.
  • Plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates each phase of structural engineering design for transportation structures, particularly post-tensioned concrete structures
  • Leads the review of structural engineering design for transportation structures, particularly post-tensioned concrete structures, prepared by the client’s local design firms.
  • Expertise with current computer-aided structural engineering and design software, such as STAAD.Pro, STAAD Foundation Advanced, ETABS, SAFE, and SAP2000


Essential Behavioral:


  • Excellent written & oral English communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.
  • Develops, guides, trains, and transfers knowledge to junior structural engineers.





  • Expertise with the use and knowledge of International Design Codes, Standards and Specifications.
  • Reviews, updates, and prepares Structural Specifications, Design Manuals, Design Criteria, and Drawing Standards.
  • Prepares structural engineering investigations, studies, and reports.
  • Working knowledge and abilities with computer-aided drafting, such as AutoCAD.
  • Ensures consistency and uniformity of structural engineering across the various projects.
  • Working knowledge of Mathcad.
  • Exposure to BIM processes, including designing projects using BIM platforms to deliver design packages. The preferred BIM package is Autodesk Revit.
  • Understands the roles played by other departments on engineering and construction management projects, including construction and safety practices.


Preferred Behavioral:


  • Self-motivated individual with good leadership skills and the ability to influence without authority.
  • Ability to manage priorities and take on evolving responsibilities.
  • Ability to work within the integrated Royal Commission-Bechtel team.
  • Demonstrated ability to make critical decisions quickly.
  • Ability to work within a culturally diverse organization, recognizing and respecting differences.




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.