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Graphic Designer

Requisition ID:  234304

Requisition Posting End Date: 05/05/2021

Role Overview:

Responsible for graphic design and development including the creation and output of professional, visually impactful presentations using predominately Microsoft PowerPoint. In addition to desktop publishing (primarily in Microsoft Word and Adobe InDesign) and graphic design tasks, key responsibilities include the formatting and finalization of qualification documents, proposals, presentations, and other documents as required by Proposal Production Managers, M&BD Managers, or senior management. Works closely with colleagues, management, and team members to turn conceptual or written content into visually appealing, clear presentations, infographics and process diagrams, and documents.


Must have strong infographic and map design capabilities, as well as be competent in graphic and layout design for a variety of platforms including Illustrator, InDesign, Word, and PowerPoint. Must have the ability to work to strict deadlines, effectively communicate with colleagues, schedule/complete multiple tasks, and be flexible and comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.


Reports to and receives operational guidance from the Manager of Media Services and Manager of Marketing and Proposals. During proposals, receives daily direction from the Proposal Production Manager/Proposal Coordinator and M&BD Manager.


Principle responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Works with stakeholders and internal clients to design and produce a wide range of print and digital marketing materials, including brochures, presentations, proposals, event materials, and banners, etc.
  • Produces and/or coordinates the production of a variety of graphics products using a combination of methods, techniques, software, and processes, including PowerPoint, InDesign, Word, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
  • Suggests new innovative design ideas and approaches where appropriate. Researches new software, ideas, designs, and approaches.
  • Works with subject matter experts and writers to develop highly complex, technical graphics for proposals and other documents.
  • Liaises with internal clients, including senior management, on presentations or other materials.
  • Creates aesthetically pleasing concepts and designs that meet corporate and client design standards.
  • Oversees development of concepts and design templates appropriate to each document and compliant with customer requirements; obtains design approval from Proposal Production Manager or Proposal Coordinator.
  • Manages the flow and work control of graphics throughout the proposal process, ensuring that approved changes are incorporated and version control is maintained.
  • Develops and maintains a graphics tracking system and quality control process for proposal production.
  • Manages the production of presentations and new documents, ensuring all work is produced to a high standard and in line with the company’s corporate style and branding.
  • Acquire and modify images used for tasks, with a strong competency for retouching and adjusting images in Photoshop or other software, including 3D renderings.
  • Performs special assignments related to the proposal, corporate, or marketing activities.


Minimal Qualifications:

  • Level 1: Position requires a Bachelor's degree in design, advertising design, graphic design, digital design, from an accredited university plus a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience or in lieu of a degree equivalent and 7+ years of relevant experience.
  • Level 2: Position requires a Bachelor's degree in design, advertising design, graphic design, digital design, from an accredited university plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience or in lieu of a degree equivalent and 9+ years of relevant experience.
  • Strong knowledge in graphics layout, design, and production.
  • You may submit a portfolio with your resume when you apply for this role.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience in developing qualification documents, proposals, and/or M&BD documents and presentations for a corporate audience.
  • Ability to quickly and consistently format documents in Microsoft Word. Professional writing, editing, and formatting skills are preferred.
  • Expert knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Cloud, including Acrobat, InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Expert use of Microsoft Word and Powerpoint. Excel skills are a plus.
  • Ability to create clear, visually appealing maps and other graphics.
  • Experience in and strong ability to develop and create compelling graphics, documents, and presentations. Experience portraying complex financial information and data in a clear, visually impactful format is a plus.
  • A good understanding of video production, video editing, and photography process such as staging, shooting, cropping, color retouching, is a plus.
  • Marketing and/or business development experience; proposal/bid experience preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of reproduction processes and multimedia presentation processes.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet multiple deadlines.
  • Excellent communicator who is able to present key messages in a visual format and translate ideas into practice.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must be flexible and have demonstrable design skills.
  • Ability to work unpredictable schedules, including overtime, weekends, and holidays as required.
  • Ability to work/collaborate with diverse, multi-disciplinary teams of proposal and M&BD/management personnel.
  • Ability to quickly grasp and adhere to Bechtel Visual Identity, style guides, and proposal preparation processes.
  • Ability to perform responsibilities with minimal supervision, with emphasis on independent creation of draft material.
  • The right to work and remain in the United States as required, and the ability to travel as needed.


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 and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Applicants with a disability, who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, may e-mail their request to or call +1-800-749-2372 for assistance. Determinations on request for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.


Juntos formando el mañana

Bechtel es una de las empresas de ingeniería, construcción y gestión de proyectos más respetadas a nivel mundial. Junto con nuestros clientes, entregamos proyectos emblemáticos que fomentan el progreso y el crecimiento económico a largo plazo. Desde 1898, hemos completado más de 25.000 proyectos extraordinarios en 160 países de los siete continentes. Operamos a través de cuatro unidades de negocios globales: Infraestructura; Nuclear, Seguridad y Medio Ambiente; Petróleo, Gas y Productos Químicos; y Minería y Metales. Nuestra empresa y nuestra cultura se basan en más de un siglo de liderazgo y una adherencia incesante a nuestros valores, cuyo núcleo son la seguridad, la calidad, la ética y la integridad. Estos valores son lo que creemos, lo que esperamos, lo que entregamos y lo que vivimos.

Bechtel es un empleador que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades. Todos los postulantes calificados serán considerados para su contratación sin distinción de raza, color, religión, sexo, orientación sexual, identidad y expresión de género, edad, nacionalidad, discapacidad, estado de ciudadanía (según lo autorice la ley), estatus militar, información genética y cualquier otra característica protegida por la ley federal, estatal o local.

Postulantes en situación de discapacidad, que requieran de ajustes razonables para cualquier etapa del proceso de reclutamiento y contratación, pueden enviar su solicitud por correo electrónico a para recibir apoyo. Determinaciones referentes a los requerimientos de ajustes razonables serán revisados  caso a caso.