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Field Engineer Civil/Structural/Architecture (Saudi National)

Requisition ID:  228045



Bechtel has been awarded the role of Project Management Consultant (PMC) acting on behalf of the owner Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) to manage Outotec and Larsen & Toubro Consortium who have been awarded an Engineering Procurement Construction contract (EPC). The EPC scope is as follows: Engineering, procurement, construction, pre-commissioning, commissioning and start-up assistance of the Mansoura & Mansarrah (MMGP) Gold project.


MMGP Project will become Ma’aden’s largest gold project. Producing an average of 250,000 ounces of gold per year over the life of the mine. Mansourah-Massarah is situated within the Central Arabian Gold Region (CAGR), approximately 320km N/E of Taif towards Riyadh and about 35km S/E of Hufairah a small village situated on the Jeddah-Riyadh highway.




As part of the Bechtel MMGP Field Engineering team you will be responsible for oversight and support of the EPC contractor. Reporting to the Project Field Engineer (PFE) daily and monitoring quality of construction and completeness ready for handover, also verifying field installed quantities.


At all times focused on the EPC contractor and their sub-contractors ES&H and Quality compliance.



  1. Always complies with MMGP Project Site Work Rules.
  2. Takes direction from and coordinates with the Project Field Engineer for day-to-day activities.
  3. Takes responsibility for assigned Field Engineering scope and leads by example.
  4. Provides Field Engineering coverage to support ongoing construction, coordinating with the PFE.
  5. Verify construction progress quantities submitted by the EPC Contractor on a weekly basis.
  6. Reads and understands the contract in relation to the PMC and EPC scopes of work.
  7. Understands and follows the division of responsibility (DOR) between assigned Field Engineering team and EPC Contractor Field Engineering team. Works with the EPC Contractor as an integrated team member to achieve the goals and milestones for the project.
  8. Attends and participates in construction meetings, such as Toolbox meetings, Quantity report meetings, Three Week Lookahead, Quality and Field Engineering, Contract Progress and Readiness Review.
  9. Performs surveillance of Contractor’s activities to ensure compliance with project requirements, specifically project quality requirements.
  10. Reads and understands MMGP project procedures.
  11. Reads, understands and competently interprets engineering and supplier drawings and documents.
  12. Participates in area handover processes including Punchlist walk downs, identifies Punchlist items, and monitoring of Punchlist item status.
  13. Attends training and inductions as necessary.
  14. Actively attends/participates in daily pre-start meetings, weekly toolbox meetings, weekly safety walkdowns and does not walk by an unsafe act or condition.
  15. Supports and participates in People Based Safety program.
  16. Supports and participates in People Based Quality program.



  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized tertiary institution in Civil Engineering
  • Technical knowledge of a specialized engineering discipline, cost, scheduling and/or contracts administration relating to the construction of heavy industrial or commercial projects.
  • Strong computer competence and literacy – Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Databases.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the engineering/construction field.
  • Experience working with EPC Contractors.
  • Previous project experience within Saudi Arabia.
  • Excellent (English) written, data and oral skills.
  • Ability to engage with staff from all levels, disciplines and functions.
  • Sets high self-management standards and seeks to continuously improve
  • Knowledge and understanding of the application and requirements of the Project Environmental, Safety & Health.
  • Participate in Bechtel’s “Zero Accidents” safety program.



Ethics:  Commitment to the Project’s Ethical standards as demonstrated by success on prior projects

Quality: Commitment to the Project’s Quality standard as demonstrated by prior Supervisors’ evaluations of work performance

ES&H: Demonstrated commitment to the Project’s Zero Incident philosophy by prior active engagement and demonstration of ES&H Leadership

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.