Project Supplier Quality Supervisor

Requisition ID: 275686 

  • Relocation Authorized: National/International - Family 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Various Permanent Bechtel Office Locations 

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, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are 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.

Bechtel India is a global operation that supports execution of projects and services around the world. Working seamlessly with business line home offices, project sites, customer organizations and suppliers, our teams have delivered more than 125 projects since our inception in 1994.

Our offices in Gurgaon, Vadodara and Chennai will grow significantly and sustainably with exciting career opportunities for both professionals and young graduates who are passionate about creating a cleaner, greener, and safer world; building transformational infrastructure; making decarbonization a reality; and protecting people and the environment.


Project Overview:

Bechtel is seeking to work with a major Indian corporation to provide Project Management Consultant (PMC) Services and Engineering Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) Services for offsites and utilities (OSBL) for a multi-billion-dollar upgrade / expansion of their existing petrochemical facilities in India. The PMC Services will be led out of India with personnel deployed in Mumbai region, the project sites in India, as well as several key contractor locations across India. The EPCM Services for OSBL will be led out of Bechtel’s India offices.


Position Summary:

Located in Mumbai, providing project supplier quality supervision to a project including participation in project & or shop quality surveillance in accordance with Bechtel Supplier Quality & Expediting Inc. (BSQE), Global Business Unit (GBU) and project procedures. This is a full time position.


Job Dimensions:

  • Supervision Received
    • Receives operational direction and project guidance for Supplier Quality activities from the Project Procurement Manager
    • Receives functional guidance from the Regional Supplier Quality Manager.
  • Supervision Exercised
    • Provide project-related direction and guidance to Project Supplier Quality Representatives and Area Supplier Quality Specialists.
  • Contacts
    • Corresponds administratively with Project Procurement Manager, Functional Manager, the global business unit, BSQE, project Supplier Quality team, project engineering, procurement, quality assurance and construction personnel, and Area Supplier Quality Specialists.
    • Maintains contact with suppliers and with customers 



  • Plan, prepare and administer Quality Surveillance Assignments (QSAs) for source surveillance, surveys and audits as required for project
  • Coordinate with SQ Regional Managers and Supervisors for the allocation of resources for intended QSA's
  • Reviews material requisitions including technical specifications with respect to quality requirements.
  • Assists in the development of the final bid list and the selection of  bidder
  • Participates in pre-award and post-award meetings/conferences with suppliers.
  • Investigate quality issues reported to the GBU Supplier Quality Manager on equipment/materials where quality surveillance has been performed. Available documents such as UOS&Ds, Field Change
  • Notices, back charge notices, NCR & Deviation Report registers, etc. should be utilized during the investigation process
  • Regularly check anomaly code information and assignment information which has been siphoned from Quality Surveillance Reports into SAM is accurate and make any necessary corrections
  • Participate in bidder pre-award and post-award activities and utilize SAM metric reports in bidder pre-award and post-award meetings and provide to SQR's to discuss known issues with suppliers during initial visits
  • Coordinate review, obtain and resolve Project Quality Assurance and Engineering comments on quality surveillance plans when required by Project Procedures and Engineering Department Procedure Instructions (EDPI's)
  • Facilitates communication between on and off project personnel across disciplines; provides project direction to assigned Supplier Quality Specialists and coordinates communication between Supplier Quality Specialists and project personnel to assist in resolving technical and quality issues arising from area/shop Supplier Quality activities. Represents Supplier Quality in project meetings, project reviews, and in the resolution of issues relating to supplier quality.


Job Knowledge:

  • Experience with major commodities typically procured for Mining & Metals, Energy & Infrastructure projects, recognized codes and standards and manufacturing methods


Qualificatoins and Skills:

  • Basic Qualifications:
    • Minimum 12 years of relevant construction project & industry experience in supplier quality, expediting, inspection, audits and testing activities with prior supervisor experience.
  • Work Experience:
    • Minimum 15+ Years of Relevant Work Experience
    • Prior experience as PSQS/PSQR on Pre-FEED / FEED / EPC projects for M&M, Energy GBU's, recognized codes and standards, manufacturing methods.

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.