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T&C Supervisor (International Assignment)

Requisition ID:  216401



Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia





Responsible for supervising a team of multi-disciplined T&C engineers, assigned to an area of the Riyadh Metro Project providing oversight to several sub-contractors, and in select cases perform Testing and commissioning of equipment with teams of craft.

Plans, coordinates, monitor and directs activities for the CWJV T&C team ensuring the testing and commissioning performed by sub-contractors complies with the project procedures. Will include working with Testing and Commissioning teams from project Partners, sub-contractors and Vendors assigned at multiple locations at the Riyadh Metro Project.



Duties/ Responsibilities


  • Plan, coordinate and direct T&C activities within an assigned area for the Riyadh Metro Project.
  • Supervise, coordinate, and review the work of assigned engineers, estimate staffing needs and schedules.
  • Supervise and direct subcontractor personnel as required to support commissioning activities (i.e.: Electrical. Mechanical, HVAC, fire protection commissioning, etc.).  Plan work with the subcontractors and monitor it and control it in accordance with the terms of the contract to stay within the schedule constraints. 
  • Coordinate and oversee subcontractor interface testing.
  • Review of testing documentation including scoped documents, test records, test procedures and other similar required documents.
  • Review system test documentation (all disciplines) for adequacy and completeness in accordance with project procedures. 
  • Provide input to engineering on revisions required to system descriptions, vendor operating and maintenance manuals, etc. Prepare the necessary design change and non-conformance documents in accordance with CWJV procedures as required to document as-built conditions and/or properly resolve deficiencies.
  • Prepare/ review detailed T&C plans for assigned system commissioning activities. Provide input and updates to project controls as required to maintain accuracy and progress of project schedules, and other progress tracking tools.
  • Coordinate closely with Construction delivery teams for turnover of systems and Documentation.
  • Participate in system Handover walkdowns for both Construction and Client turnovers; initiate, track and resolve punchlist items for assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Using well developed interpersonal skills interact closely and frequently with client management, JV Partners and maintaining a level of commercial awareness that does not create adverse exposure to the project’s financial and schedule positions.
  • Use Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Bechtel Standard Applications such as Aconex in the execution of work assignments.
  • Work hours as required, including shift-work, overtime, weekends and holidays as necessary to support the project.
  • Ensures that work being performed is within scope of services and within budget.
  • Coordinates with client representatives to obtain approval on work as it is accomplished.
  • Review and approve key T&C methods statements, Job Hazard analysis, procedures, and schedules.



Supervision Received

  • Receives operational surveillance, administrative supervision and technical guidance from the CWJV Testing & Commissioning Director.


Supervision Exercised

  • Supervises and provides technical direction to T&C engineers and assigned personnel.



  • Maintains good relationships with Client, Project Partners, Sub contractors and project management personnel.  
  • Represents Testing & Commissioning on project teams as assigned.



Essential Requirement


  • Technical knowledge of startup, operation, maintenance, or testing. 
  • Knowledge of engineering systems and calculations, applications of both engineering and startup methods, and application of computers to engineering problems.
  • Extensive knowledge of precedents in the startup and operations areas and a broad knowledge of principles and practices of related areas.
  • Broad knowledge of industry and regulatory standards and criteria pertinent to startup, maintenance, operations, or testing.
  • Rail testing & commissioning experience a plus but not essential
  • MEP testing & commissioning experience a plus but not essential
  • Demonstrated skill in leadership.
  • Have documented supervisory/leadership experience
  • Skill in oral and written communication.
  • Must be able to obtain the right to work and remain in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


The above is normally acquired through:

  • A recognized degree in an engineering or scientific discipline from an accredited college or university, or
  • A professional license in an engineering discipline, or
  • A sufficient number of specialized courses in relevant general engineering or an appropriate engineering discipline, or
  •  Extensive progressive work experience in Heavy industry or MEP Testing & Commissioning.




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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.