I&C Deputy Engineering Group Supervisor

Requisition ID: 272971 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Ogden, UT 


Company Overview:
Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.


Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact. We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals, and the Manufacturing and Technology markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations.


Core to Bechtel is our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.


Project Overview

Bechtel is on the Northrop Grumman Corp. team preparing to deliver the U.S. Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) system of inter-continental ballistic missiles and launch infrastructure. GBSD is a vital U.S. Air Force Program Designed to modernize the nation’s aging force of inter-continental ballistic missiles, which make up the ground element of the nuclear deterrent. As part of the Northrop Grumman GBSD nationwide team, Bechtel will provide launch system design, construction, and integration. A major contractor for the United States and allied governments, Bechtel has handled such efforts as chemical weapons demilitarization projects, missile-defense, infrastructure, base operations, procurement and project management, and restoration and recovery spanning half a century. We use our expertise to help our customers securely and effectively transform mission delivery. We invite you to join our team for this very interesting opportunity!


Position Summary

This position will be responsible for the execution and supervision of assigned activities within the Control Systems discipline on the GBSD project. This position will assist in leading the controls system engineering team to prepare designs to support designs for various facilities such as launch facilities and launch control centers. This position applies broad and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices to project engineering. The candidate will be interfacing and coordinating with other engineering disciplines, other functional departments, and the client in the development of the design; therefore, must have excellent communication skills to relay complex technical issues and recommended solutions to upper management, client and suppliers. This position requires a broad knowledge of the industry and regulatory standards, and design criteria pertinent to the controls system discipline. This position requires a good knowledge of Bechtel's administrative practices and supervisory experience. This position is located in Ogden, Utah. 


Supervisory candidates must have adequate design experience in the below-listed activities and the proven ability to lead the day-to-day technical work of the discipline engineers within their assigned group.



  • Translation of project scoping documents to system design.
  • Design and review of Piping and Instrument Diagrams (P&IDs) and other key engineering documentation for various facility systems.
  • Origination and review of system design criteria.
  • Initiate and review discipline calculations.
  • Design and review of digital and analog control logic.
  • Initiate and review of instrumentation, control valve and control system package specifications.
  • Initiate and review of material/service requisitions and data sheets.
  • Initiate and review instrumentation and control system package specifications.
  • Initiate and review technical bid evaluations.
  • Design and review layout of plant control rooms and control system network architecture schemes.
  • Review location and arrangement of DCS and other control cabinets within plant.
  • Review facility control system I/O allocation and graphical displays.
  • Review tubing and instrument installation design.
  • Review supplier data and documentation to ensure project specifications are satisfied.
  • Participate in supplier control system factory acceptance testing.
  • Coordinate work tasks with other interfacing engineering disciplines.
  • Coordinate and track work to go items to completion.
  • Estimate staffing needs, budgets and schedules.
  • Conduct employee performance appraisals in accordance with approved procedures.
  • Interface with functional management on technical and personnel issues.
  • Provide training and guidance to the discipline engineering team.
  • Lead team(s) as directed by Engineering Group Supervisor.
  • Perform other assigned tasks and provide back-up support to the Engineering Group Supervisor.


Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications 

  • BS or advanced degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, or Nuclear Engineering from an accredited university or college with nine (9) years of progressive related instrumentation and control systems design engineering experience, or in lieu of degree, candidate must have fifteen (15) years’ progressive related instrumentation and control systems design engineering experience.
  • The candidate must have a minimum of four (4) years' experience in an engineering leadership or a supervisory role, including planning work and executing work on a budget.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication, planning and organizational skills.
  • Must have a good knowledge of Bechtel's administrative practices.
  • Experience in working with procedures meeting quality assurance programs such as ISO-9000.
  • Experience with project controls scheduling, estimating engineering efforts, planning, and work packaging.
  • Knowledge of industry and regulatory guides, codes, and standards.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft 365 application suite (e.g., Word, Excel, Access, Visio, PowerPoint, etc.) and other related computer programs required to perform job functions.
  • Extensive knowledge and application of ANSI/IEEE Standards.
  • Experience in process control system software development.
  • Extensive knowledge of control systems engineering work processes, procedures, and specifications.
  • Willingness to travel on business trips in support of the project.


Additional Qualifications

  • Current (not expired) U.S. Professional Engineering License.
  • Previous Bechtel and/or DOD project experience.
  • Active DOD Secret Security Clearance.
  • Knowledge of Bechtel guides and standards.
  • Knowledge of Bechtel Digital Supply Chain System and/or Oracle Agile for material requisitions.
  • Lead or supervisory experience on large projects.
  • Experience planning and executing work in an Earned Value Management System environment.
  • Design experience with Unified Facilities Criteria and the Whole Building Design Guide.
  • Experience creating specifications in SpecsIntact.
  • Experience with design drawings using Revit.


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 five global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals; and Manufacturing & Technology. 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.

Bechtel employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or show proof of a negative test result prior to accessing Bechtel sites/facilities to the extent required by applicable law or by customer requirements.