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Project Construction Engineer

Plymouth, South West
Closing date
Jun 5, 2023

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Construction Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Company Overview:

In todays competitive job market, we know you have your choice of companies in the UK and around the world. Your unique personality, skills, and experience are in demand.

To be motivated and empowered to do your best work, you want a company that provides you with a meaningful careerone that makes you feel that you belong to something greater and have the opportunity and flexibility to grow, succeed, and make a difference.

With so many available options, why choose Bechtel?

At Bechtel, we know that people like you deliver our customers projects projects with a purpose that create a lasting positive legacy in the communities where we live and work.

Just as we are committed to helping our customers achieve their visions, we are committed to offering the best people in the industrypeople like youwith rewarding, challenging, and flexible long-term careers.

People like you are needed on projects that create jobs and grow economies; improve the resiliency of the world's infrastructure ;connect communities to resources and opportunities; get uscloser to net zero;tackle critical environmental challengesto protect people and the planet; and accelerate progress to make the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.

When you join Bechtel, you will be a key part of the diverse team delivering these world-changing projects. As a resilient, well-established employer, we are currently seeking long-term career professionals, with an initial assignment supporting the Devonport Dockyard Project

You will bring your experience and expertise to the role while working within the customers organisation as part of an integrated team. As part of this team, you will commit to supporting the clients goals while promoting our values of fairness, diversity, inclusion, trust, and collaboration guided by our Vision, Values and Covenants .

What we offer:
At Bechtel we offer a competitive salary package with the opportunity for flexible working to achieve greater work-life balance. Employee wellbeing is at the centre of our business and Bechtel is committed to offering you the benefits and resources to live healthy lives. We can offer:
  • Flexible Working
  • Private Medical Coverage
  • Life Insurance Program
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Term Disability Scheme
  • Our Commitment

Project Summary

Bechtel are recruiting for individuals to help deliver a critical defence infrastructure project in the Plymouth area of the UK. You will be part of a teamentrustedwith the success of what is a high-profile and nationally important undertaking, working in a highly collaborative partnership with our client and supply chain colleagues. Our responsibilities span engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning phases, delivered with a focus on safety, environmental sustainability, energy efficiency, and modern engineering and construction methodologies. Experience of the defence and nuclear sectors can be helpful, but we are equally interested in the ability of candidates to apply broader experiences in a new environment.

Time will be split between the Plymouth site and remote working as workload requires.

Candidates must be UK nationals due to site security requirements including the need to have or obtain SC clearance.Working within an integrated client and JV partner team to deliver a complex project, your ability to work collaboratively will be critical.

Position Summary
  • Responsible for the organization and direction of construction and related activities on the construction project.
  • Responsibilities are to ensure assigned jobsite operations are in compliance with design/specifications, completion on schedule, within budget and to quality standards.
  • Responsible for jobsite operations including onsite activities of contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, clients and their representatives and others as may be assigned within area of responsibility.
  • Responsible for administration of assigned area(s) contractual activities. Participates in contracts and subcontracts meetings.
  • Responsible for coordination of construction interfaces to ensure they coincide with the overall established schedules.
  • Plans and implements procedures to ensure construction operations are continuously adhering to engineering designs, specifications, quality standards, schedules and budget.
  • Maintains relationships with the client and their representatives, as assigned.
  • Ensures that Babcock regulatory safety codes, requirements and standards are being complied with in assigned area of responsibility.
  • Ensures the Zero Accident Philosophy is incorporated into all aspects of construction operations. Actively participates in scheduled safety meetings.
  • Monitoring the execution of the work in accordance with the drawings and specifications in a quality manner.
  • Monitoring and managing contractors construction performance while adhering to the project schedule and budget.
  • Providing reports on status, progress, and issues to the project management.

Position Skills
  • Knowledge of all phases of construction operations relating to field activities of engineering disciplines,construction technologies and jobsite management.
  • Knowledge of the Project ES&H Handbook, the Supervisors ES&H Manual, the Project Safety Management Plan and the Bechtel Core Processes.
  • Knowledge of the Project Construction Environmental Control Plan.
  • Knowledge of Bechtels Zero Accident Philosophy.
  • Computer literate with written and oral communication skills.

Knowledge is normally acquired through:
  • A recognized degree in an engineering or scientific discipline, or
  • Specialized courses in construction management, and/or
  • Prior work experience leading to a thorough understanding of the knowledge described above.

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