Bechtel Corporation Performance Based Quality (PBQ) Engineer (International Contract) in Jubail, Saudi Arabia

Requisition ID: 207232

  • Organization: Infra

  • Location: [[location]]


  • Prepares procedures required for implementing the project's quality program.

  • Manages the Performance Based Quality (PBQ) procedures and PBQ quality programs.

  • Performs and leads internal and external PBQ program, audits and surveillance, prepares reports, and performs follow-up verifications. Also, Performs reviews of PBQ programs submitted by contractors and make recommendations with reference to approvals etc.

  • Conducts training on topics related to PBQ and other quality-related activities as directed.

  • Trains, mentors, and provides on-the-job training to contractor QAEs.

  • May participate in the bid evaluation & selection process including performing quality assessments of contractor/supplier prior to and after award.

  • Provides advice and assistance to Contractors' regarding achievement of the Customer's quality objectives.

  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the Project Field Engineer group manager.

Provide technical guidance and knowledge transfer to young Saudi Engineers.

QUALIFICATION: Recognized University degree in Engineering or Construction Management


Essential Technical:

  • Recognized University degree in Engineering or Construction Management with minimum 12 years experience construction industry.

  • A minimum 5 years’ experience with Construction management, quality construction work and auditing.

  • Proven skills on Microsoft Office (High Level Performance)

  • Bilingual language in English and other language such as Arabic.

  • Exposure to all disciplines of field construction works. Experience should be multi-disciplinary and related to civil, mechanical, electrical installations and building and infrastructure construction.

  • Requires technical knowledge of QA/QC principles and their application to the engineering, procurement & construction processes.

  • Experience with developing training materials, conducting training especially in soft skills, quality audits/ surveillances.

Essential Behavioral:

  • Capable to transfer Behavioral Modifications principles and skills.

  • Focused on positive reinforcement and communications.

  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills to explain work processes, and technologies to all levels of the organization.

  • Promotes support to continuous improvement in all quality systems/processes

  • Demonstrated leadership in a team-based environment.

  • Previous Experience in implement innovation, new work processes and/or technologies.

Preferred Technical:

  • University degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Building Management.

  • Have been in a position leading the implementation of a Performance Based Quality program to project delivery.

  • 10+ 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.

  • A Certified Lead Quality Auditor is preferred.

  • A Six Sigma Yellow belt.

  • Relevant Quality Management Systems including quality plan development; and quality system elements such as document control, inspection and testing, control of nonconforming items and corrective action, auditing, etc.

  • Prior experience supervising and administering subcontractors. Preferred Behavioral:

  • Self-motivated individual with good leadership skills and experience and the ability to influence without authority.

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

  • Ability to work within an integrated RC/Bechtel team at multiple levels from working level to Project Manager level.

  • Demonstrated ability to influence key stakeholders to make critical decisions where required.

  • Ability to work within a culturally diverse organization, recognizing and respecting differences.

  • Understand and share Quality as company value and communicate it.

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, procurement, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right- no matter how big, how complex or how remote. The reliability of our performance, the enduring quality of our projects, the strength of our ethics, and the seriousness of our commitment to safety and sustainability are evident in everything we do. Bechtel delivers for its customers what others can only promise.

Build your career as you build some of the most challenging and complex projects in the world today.

Bechtel is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE).