2023 University Graduate (U.S.) - Supply Chain Engineer

Requisition ID:  262961



Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our employees use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our business and customers.


Bechtel Procurement and Contracts offers talented individuals who have initiative, integrity, and a determination to tackle the most complex supply chain challenges of supporting projects located around the world, using suppliers located around the world, and managing logistics to connect the two.



This position requires extensive travel within the U.S. and will work both in supplier facilities verifying fabrication activities and with project personnel, problem solving, performing root cause analysis, data analysis, and debottlenecking in the supply chain.


Typical Duties on Project

  • Issue surveillance assignments and/or capability assessment assignments and monitor expenditures against an approved budget.
  • Review, edit, and distribute reports after approved by a level 2 PSQR, within the limits established by the Project Supplier Quality Supervisor (PSQS), in accordance with project requirements prior to distribution.
  • Distribute reports and correspondence in compliance with project document control procedures.  Return unacceptable reports for necessary corrections.
  • Facilitate communication between on and off project personnel across various disciplines.
  • Communicate project direction to Supplier Quality Representative (SQR) and coordinate between Supplier Quality Representative and project personnel ti assist in resolving technical and quality issues arising from area/shop Supplier Quality activities.
  • Research and summarize data and populate established project and/or procedural performance metrics.


Typical Activities off Project

  • Under close supervision, provide quality surveillance at supplier or manufacturer shops for purchases of constructed equipment and materials that are basic or simple in nature.
  • Witness examinations and test performed by supplier personnel to written procedures or industry standards.
  • Verify supplier perforrmance of visual and dimensional inspection to drawings and procurement document requirements.
  • Perform visual/dimensional inspection to drawings or standards.
  • Review supplier-prepared documents for conformance to industry standards, written procedures, and procurement document requirements.
  • Work with the assigned Supplier to facilitate closure of open issues generated on assignments.
  • Report results of surveillance activities to include inspection/examination/test results.
  • Issue final surveillance and release for shipment of materials/equipment.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, or Industrial Engineering from an accredited college or university within the past 12 months or within the next 12 months.
  • Ability and willingness to relocate and/or travel to domestic and/or international project job sites.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior co-op or internship experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of coordinating with other technical disciplines.
  • Exposure/knowledge of design guides, mathematical formulas, and design calculations used in the discipline.



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.


In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.

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