Bechtel Corporation Field Civil Engineer - PP&SD (International Contract) in Jubail, Saudi Arabia

Requisition ID: 207144

  • Organization: EPC

  • Location: [[location]]


  • The Field Civil Engineer represents the Royal Commission, (the owner), to ensure the safety and quality standards of the project are met. This work is accomplished by the Field Engineer’s review of the Contractors submittals for materials, work plans, safety plans, quality plans, procurement plans and RFI’s for ongoing work activities.

  • The Field Engineer provides an interface between RC Engineering and the Contractor to resolve technical issues. The Field Engineer assists the Contractor in the writing and review of Technical Query’s.

  • Coordinates with survey teams to ensure work is constructed in compliance with project drawings and specifications.

  • Coordinates with the Contractor to document all civil field activities and performs regular inspections to check progress, quality and safety of the projects. JOB DIMENSIONS: A. Supervision Received

  • Receives direction from the Resident Engineer and the Project Field Engineer (PFE).

B. Supervision Exercised

  • No supervisory responsibility

C. Contacts

Works closely with the Resident Engineer to:

  • Ensure the safety and quality standards of the project are met.

  • Provides an interface between client Engineering and the Contractor/Subcontractors to resolve technical issues.


  • Read and interpret contract documents and construction plans related to site development construction.

  • Review Contractors submittals, work method statements, safety plans, quality plans and traffic control plans for compliance with client requirements.

  • Provide daily safety and quality inspections of the Contractors physical works related to site development construction. Enforce compliance.

  • Review and approve the contractor’s monthly pay invoices.

  • Review and monitor the Contractors project schedule for the on time delivery of the work.

  • Preform onsite inspections for Contractors RFI’s.

Write daily construction inspection reports.

Essential Technical:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University.

  • A minimum of 5 years experience as a civil field / site engineer in the construction industry working on Infrastructure projects.

  • Experience in the supervision of construction of civil infrastructure, underground utilities and roads.

  • Understands standard site supervision safety and quality procedures including implementing inspection & test plans and Work Method Statements,

  • Experience and understanding of design drawings, vendor design packages, specifications, reviewing and approving technical submittals and applying industry standard best practice on construction projects.

  • Knowledge and experience with Technical Queries (TQs), Requests for Information (RFIs), Field Change Documents (FCDs), and Non Conformance/Compliance Reports (NCRs) between project sites, contractors, clients, and home office.

  • Experience reading and interpreting contract documents and construction plans.

  • Experience reviewing Contractors submittals, work method statements, safety plans, quality plans and traffic control plans for compliance with contract documents.

  • Experience reviewing and processing the contractor’s monthly pay applications.

  • Experience reviewing and monitoring the Contractors project schedule.

  • Experience performing inspections approval and sign-off of works.

Essential Behavioral:

  • Must be able to demonstrate good communication and interpersonal skills to maintain a positive work environment between all parties including the client, contractors and other stakeholders throughout the project life cycle.

  • Ability to work independently and exercise professional judgment within the framework of guidelines provided by superiors.

  • Is committed to maintaining a strong health and safety approach which is in line with the Bechtel zero accidents philosophy and is able to provide leadership for safe work procedures and safety related matters.

  • Be quality orientated and work proactively with the contractors to eliminate defects and maintain a zero rework environment.

  • Capable of working across multiple construction sites and contracts at one time.

  • Capable of Reporting to Senior Management.

Preferred Technical:

Recognized University degree in Civil Engineering

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of the Civil/Site Development Construction process.

  • Working knowledge of other discipline scope and interfaces, roles, and responsibilities.

  • 7+ years experience in the engineering and construction industry and/or prior extensive work experience in related fields leading to a thorough understanding of the role requirements as listed.

  • Previous middle east work experience

Preferred Behavioral:

  • Experience in leading multidisciplinary construction, testing and commissioning activities.

  • Capable of proactively identifying issues on the project and raising them through the relevant channels in the project organization.

  • Ability to manage priorities and take on additional evolving responsibilities with demonstrated experience providing direction/supervising to a team.

  • Serve as a resource for training/mentoring colleagues with less experience

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