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2021 University Graduates UK - Field Engineering

Requisition ID:  242415

  • Relocation Authorized:  None
  • Grade:  22
  • Position to be Panel Interviewed?  Yes 
  • Requisition Posting End Date:  

Bechtel is one of the most respected Engineering, Procurement and Construction companies in the world. With operations in more than 140 countries and over 53,000 employees across the globe, we're tackling the kind of ground-breaking projects that will shape the world today and define the way we live our lives tomorrow.


By joining Bechtel’s Graduate Programme, you will take part in an exciting programme that offers:


  • Industry experience
  • Highly competitive salary and full benefits package
  • Networking and social events with other graduates
  • Full support towards obtaining Chartership (our programme is accredited by the ICE)


Position Duties and Responsibilities

Opportunities for civil engineering graduates are available in Infrastructure (highways, rail/metro systems, urban developments, airports etc.) business units. Depending on the area you apply for the duties in your day to day role will vary.


  • Here you can join us in construction and expect to gain a broad view of our business.
  • Your role as a field engineer responsible for checking the quality of works undertaken by the Principal contractor, ensuring the works are undertaken in accordance with the specifications, procedures and the agreed AFC drawings.
  • Attend hold and witness points for civils works and subsequently sign quality assurance check sheets. 
  • A principle responsibility is to check safety on site assuring that key risks stated in the task briefs and method statements are being mitigated. 
  • Report on progress to the commercial team, and liaise with the Project Engineers with respect to works being carried out on site. 


Entry Criteria 

•            Successful candidates should be on track for a relevant 2:1 Masters Degree in civil engineering or related degree (or overseas equivalent), and be legally allowed to work in the UK/EU.

•            Work experience relevant to the area you are applying to and extra-curricular activities will assist in your application

Bechtel’s internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position.  Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.