Construction Coordinator

Bechtel Corporation
  • Post Date: October 4, 2017
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Job Overview


Bechtel is a global provider of engineering, construction, and project management services with a reputation for excellence and innovative project delivery. An immediate opportunity exists, within our Mining and Metals business unit to be part of the ALBA Potline 6 Project in Manama, Bahrain.

The Board of Directors of Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (ALBA) has directed the ALBA Management Team to implement the construction of Potline 6 (the “Project”) and all other necessary facilities to produce an additional 540,000 tonnes per year (tpy) (nominal) of production capacity. The Project will include key facilities such as: Green Anode Production, Anode Bake, Anode Rodding, Reduction & Reduction Services, Casthouse and all associated infrastructure and sub facilities.

The Project Leadership Team will be based in Manama, Bahrain, supported by the New Delhi Execution Unit.

Salary will be based on current market rates and the posted grade will not be adjusted to suit the successful candidate.

For local hire (Bahraini)

It is a requirement to be considered for employment to produce a Good Conduct Certificate from the CID. A certificate completed within the last 3 months will be accepted.


Performs construction engineering assignments of a varied nature requiring a full working knowledge of construction engineering practices. Exercises professional judgment within the framework of broad guidelines provided by superiors. May have responsibility to provide direction to less experienced construction engineers, or construction office technical or clerical personnel. May specialize in a single field or area or assume a lead role in a specific segment of a construction project.

May supervise site (sub)contract operations to ensure the effective administration of (sub)contracts. Responsible for implementation of the Standard Work Process Procedures.

Ensures assigned construction operations and contractors performance are in compliance with specifications and within schedules and budgets.


Assists construction supervisors in planning construction methods and procedures. Coordinates and resolves engineering or construction problems with contractors.

Interprets design engineering drawings and prepares construction working drawings for the use of superintendents as required, including:

Temporary construction facilities.

Field sketches of revisions and additions and preparing “as built” drawings.

Reviews design drawings, related vendor drawings and installation instructions and studies interference problems.

Prepares or directs preparation of field material purchase requisitions, including estimating the quantities and material takeoffs of the field purchases of materials.

Assists in coordination of vendor material deliveries, storage of materials, expediting and engineering reports related to the schedule.

Prepares projections and schedules for workforce, material and equipment requirements.

Prepares field change notices/requests, extra work orders and back charge notices.

Prepares cost estimates and reviews project design and engineering bills of materials to ensure their completeness.

Maintains records of costs and quantity information, evaluates data and prepares applicable reports as requested by project management utilizing established, standardized automation tools.

Monitors the activities of subcontractors to ensure compliance with drawings and specifications.

Administers change notices and amendments. Audits contractor requests for progress payments.

Maintains updated subcontractor schedules, as assigned.

Monitors installation of materials and equipment to assure conformance with drawings and specifications.

Provides input to constructability and lessons learned.

Inspect site for unsafe conditions and practices and take appropriate corrective action to correct breaches.

Coordinate safety training and enforce safe work practices at all times in conjunction with the Environmental Safety and Health Supervisor.

Assure all rigging is done in a safe manner.

Champion the cause of ZERO Accident Philosophy.

Ensure that Bechtel and local/national safety codes, requirements and standards are being complied with within assigned area of responsibility.

Perform other duties as required by Bechtel management.


Knowledge of a single technical engineering discipline, contracts administration and/or cost and scheduling relating to the construction of heavy industrial projects.

Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet and database applications in accordance with current Bechtel Standard Application Program (BSAP) standards.

Awareness of environmental compliance laws and requirements.

Knowledge of Bechtel’s “Zero Accident” safety program.

Familiarity with current industry quality standards.

This knowledge is normally acquired through:

A recognized Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline coupled with work experience leading to a basic understanding of the technical knowledge described above, OR,

A recognized Master’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline, OR

Specialized courses in construction management, contract law or mathematics and work experience leading to a basic understanding of the technical knowledge described above.


Ethics: Commitment to the Project’s ethical standards as demonstrated by success on prior projects.

Quality: Commitment to the Project’s quality standard as demonstrated by prior Supervisors’ evaluations of work performance.

ES&H: Demonstrated commitment to the Project’s Zero Incident philosophy by prior active engagement and demonstration of ES&H Leadership.

Job Detail
  • Offerd SalaryBD 251 - 500
  • Career Entry Level
  • ExperienceFresher
  • GenderAny
  • INDUSTRYOthers
  • QualificationAny Graduate
  • NationalityAny nationals
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