Electrical Field Engineer, WTCC
Company: Bechtel Corporation
Posted on: September 18, 2022
Requisition ID: 258052Requisition Posting End Date:
08/02/2022Company Overview:Since 1898, we have helped customers
complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven
continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the
resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to
energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer,
cleaner place.Differentiated by the quality of our people and our
relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align
our capabilities to our customers objectives to create a lasting
positive impact.We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security &
Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals markets.
Our services span from initial planning and investment, through
start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values ethics,
safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and
sustainability, and our covenants integrity, respect,
collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what
customers can expect, and how we deliver.Project Overview:Bechtel
is designing, constructing, and commissioning the worlds largest
radioactive waste treatment plant for the U.S. Department of Energy
at the Hanford Site in southeastern Washington State. The Hanford
Tank Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant will use
vitrification technology to process and solidify 56 million gallons
(210 million liters) of radioactive and chemical waste stored at
the Hanford site, which is a byproduct of plutonium production
during World War II and the Cold War era.The project is the largest
undertaking of its kind and one of DOEs most technically
challenging cleanup projects. Its construction spans 65 acres (26
hectares) with four major nuclear facilities Pretreatment,
Low-Activity Waste Vitrification, High-Level Waste Vitrification
and Analytical Laboratory as well as operations and maintenance
buildings, utilities, other support facilities.This position is
located at the Construction Site (22 miles north of Richland) and
works a 4 x 10 schedule, M-Th, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Selected
applicant needs to be able and willing to work overtime, weekends,
and/or night shift (5:30pm to 4:00am) as business needs arise.The
Waste Treatment Completion Company (WTCC) is a limited liability
corporation created by Bechtel National Inc. (BNI) and Amentum.
WTCC is a subcontractor to BNI, the prime contractor, to deliver
the construction, turnover, startup, and commissioning activities
for the WTP project.Job Summary:The Plant Management Site Support
Services/Distribs (S3D) Electrical Utility Support Group (EUSG)
operates within the Facility Management organization of WTCC and is
responsible for configuration and change management of power to
support both ongoing construction, commissioning, and start-up
testing as well as the daily operation of administrative and
temporary buildings. The EUSG performs design, inspections, field
support to both electricians and subcontractors, and develops work
documentation for maintenance, modification, and new construction.
The Electrical Field Engineering reports to the EUSG Lead
Electrical Field Engineer.Responsibilities include, but not limited
- Support the Waste Treatment Plant Nuclear Safety Quality
Culture by emphasizing the values of safety and quality in the
performance of work in order to protect self, others, and the
- This job description is not intended to include every duty,
task or instruction for which an employee is responsible. Other
tasks may be assigned, based on business needs and the department
- Provide technical direction and assistance to Electrical
Superintendents and crafts.
- Supervise and coordinate work activities of electrical field
engineering staff if assigned.
- Perform inspections of all electrical work in progress on a
continual basis and complete final checkout of electrical
installations to ensure quality and conformance to specifications
- Perform takeoffs and initiate and track field purchased
materials requisitions for electrical commodities.
- Assist with the technical coordination of the lock-out and
tag-out program activities.
- Coordinate with vendor Technical Advisors as required.
- Coordinate with Engineering to resolve drawing issues.
- Inspect temporary power materials during the receiving process
to insure they meet project standards and drawings.
- Coordinate and inspect subcontractors in the electrical
- This position shall be performed under the day-to-day
direction, control, and supervision of WTCC.Qualifications and
- Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or a related subject
from an accredited university and 6+ years of Electrical
Engineering or related experience; or in lieu of a degree, 12+
years of directly related experience.
- Must be able to work and remain in the US without
- Must be physically able to conduct field inspections and
participate in project walk-downs which may require the following
activities: extensive walking in and around a construction site,
climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, using fall protection and
other personal protective equipment (PPE), walking on elevated
platforms, walking on uneven surfaces, and maneuvering around very
small and/or confined spaces.
- Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen,
physical, and background check which includes verification of
employment and education.
- Must be able to obtain a Department of Energy badge for access
to the Hanford Site.
- Must be familiar with current industry quality standards and
National Electrical codes and NEMA standards for electrical
- Experience in construction and technical inspection in the
areas of installation and testing of electrical systems, lighting
systems, high medium voltage equipment, grounding, and cable
- Knowledge and experience in construction methods and processes,
and safety compliance.
- Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet, and database
- Strong knowledge of NEC and NFPA 70E.
- Knowledge and experience in use of MicroStation to edit
- Knowledge and experience in use of ETAP to perform arc-flash
- Experience with electrical system preventive maintenance.
- Experience with installation of medium voltage distribution
systems.Shaping tomorrow togetherBechtel is one of the most
respected global engineering, construction, and project management
companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark
projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since
1898, weve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across
160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four
global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security &
Environmental; Energy; 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.www.bechtel.comBechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability,
citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran
status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected
by federal, state or local law.In accordance with Bechtel's duty to
provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to
safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we
have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work
location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement.
Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which
protocols apply to the work location for the job you are
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