Bechtel Corporation Quality Systems Engineer - Approvals & Assurance in Sydney, Australia

Requisition ID: 209578

Bechtel continue to attract the best talent to join our teams across the globe and we recognize that the ideal role may not be available just yet. As we continue to grow and expand, we are excited to speak to qualified professionals who are interested in opportunities in Sydney Australia.

We are keen to receive expressions of interest from Quality Engineers. If you wish to register your interest, please apply and your application will be reviewed by our Talent Acquisition team.

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that create 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.

Infrastructure Global Business Unit:

Infrastructure is not just about physical assets, such as roads and bridges. It is also about providing people with the power, clean water, communications, and mobility that they need. With the world population expected to reach more than 9 billion by 2050, purposeful, smartly, and sustainably designed infrastructure will become critical to expanding society’s access to public goods and innovations that advance individual and community capacity, well-being, national economic growth, and overall prosperity.


Supports the effective implementation of the Quality Management System.

This role will report to Manager of Quality. Will be required to interface with: cross-functional team, other engineering disciplines, other stakeholders as required for execution of the scope of work . The QSE establishes the principles of product and service quality evaluation and control for the system. The QSE provides independent oversight and review of the project deliverables throughout the lifecycle.


  • Application of quality processes in a graded approach to the relevant project process

  • Participation in the development and review of project documentation.

  • Actively participate in definitions of test requirements, justification of acceptance limits and sampling plans to assure compliance with requirements

  • Application of testing and inspection activities to specific systems

  • Assessment of systems to identify deficiencies and participate in resolution of issues found.

  • Assist Management in with development of Quality Program Plan(s) and subsequent revisions

  • Perform adequacy reviews for flow down of QA requirements to implementing documents and quality affecting processes

  • Assist in defining/developing Quality Program status indicators, performance measurements and reporting requirements

  • Assist in developing of quality system processes, i.e., records management and document control, control of electronic data, software development and control

  • Provide direction in developing inspection plans, First Article Inspection, In-Process, and Final Product Inspections, Sampling Plans, Inspection and Acceptance Criteria, and Design Validation Testing.

  • Review procurement documents for flow-down and inclusion of quality requirements

  • Apply sound systematic problem-solving methodologies in identifying, prioritizing, communicating, and resolving vendor quality issues


  • Have a fundamental understanding of quality philosophies, principles, systems, methods, tools, and standards.

  • Have a fundamental understanding of a quality system and its development, documentation, and implementation with respect to domestic and international standards or requirements

  • Have a basic understanding of the audit process including types of audits, planning, preparation, execution, reporting results, and follow-up

  • Be able to develop and implement quality programs, including tracking, analyzing, reporting, and problem solving

  • Have basic knowledge of reliability, maintainability, and risk management, including key terms and definitions, modeling, systems design, assessment tools, and reporting

  • Be able to plan, control, and assure product and process quality in accordance with quality principles, which include planning processes, material control, acceptance sampling, and measurement systems

  • Understand risk analysis philosophies and methodologies and their applications

  • Understand readiness processes and requirements


  • a recognized degree in an Engineering or scientific discipline

  • prior Quality experience

  • specialized courses in engineering, quality, personnel administration or a specialized discipline, and

  • practical work experience in fields of engineering, environmental science, procurement, construction, testing, operations, decommissioning, or business administration.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Skills in planning, organization and schedule compliance

  • A high level of personal motivation, high standards, and the ability to work as a team to achieve a successful project

  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and functions that impact the QA program

  • Lead auditor in Quality Management Systems ISO 9001:2015


  • You must have the right to work and remain in Australia, without sponsorship.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, 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. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

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.