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Project Manager - Utilities

Requisition ID:  233419

Requisition Posting End Date: 04/16/2021

Project Description:

NEOM Project Summary: Saudi Arabian Bechtel Company will provide executive project management consultancy services (including technical, commercial and construction management) for the development of certain defined aspects of the NEOM Infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.”   

NEOM is a planned cross-border city in the Tabuk Province of northwestern Saudi Arabia. The site is near the Red Sea and the borders of Egypt, Israel and Jordan. It will cover a total area of 26,500 km2 (10,200 sq mi) and will extend 460 km along the coast of the Red Sea.”

NEOM will be the home and workplace to more than a million residents from around the world. It will include towns and cities, ports and enterprise zones, research centers, sports and entertainment venues, and tourist destinations. As a hub for innovation, entrepreneurs, business leaders and companies will come to research, incubate and commercialize new technologies and enterprises in groundbreaking ways.


Primary Responsibilities:

Managing all aspects of the project scope from design constructability, design interfaces and execution of the works, for utilities projects including power and communication  

Setting up the project strategy for the procurement of subcontracts. 

Execution of the works to satisfy all compliance requirements, contract and customer requirements.

Ensure the highest standards are met with respect to safety, quality, progress and the performance of the works.

Managing the teams (EPM), subcontractors and third parties to ensure the delivery of the works to meet the schedule and handover to the successor activities to meet the overall NEOM Backbone Infrastructure program.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Recognized degree in Civil engineering or scientific discipline, or specialized courses in construction management and techniques, OR
  • A professional license from a recognized licensing board, OR
  • Progressive work experience including supervisory / managerial experience in leadership roles like Project Field Engineer, Project Superintendent, Construction Manager or Site Manager
  • Shall have more than 20 years of field experience on large Infrastructure projects including international assignments.


Living Conditions:

Living and working on the NEOM Project is a single status assignment condition located in Sharma, KSA with camp accommodation (Meals and Laundry Services provided). Rotational Leave is 2 weeks off after 8 weeks worked with provided allowances for airfare and enroute expenses. 


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