Bechtel Corporation Contract Administrator in Edmonton, Alberta

Requisition ID: 213982

Job Summary:

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Today, our colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

Administers large moderately complex (sub)contracts. Maintains a continuing review of the progress of each (sub)contract and provides management with information regarding any financial, legal or technical difficulties. Prepares change order and amendments, negotiates with (sub)contractors and customers to obtain settlement.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Implement the Division Responsibilities Matrix which records the Project’s agreed assignment of various (sub)contract management tasks and the Standard Work Process Procedures applicable to (Sub)Contract Administration.

  • Administers assigned (sub)contracts maintaining a continual review of progress and providing management with information regarding projected financial or technical difficulties.

  • Coordinates with designated staff on operational activities affecting contractual rights and obligations, (sub)contract performance, (sub)contract administration and other major matters.

  • Administers moderately complex contract changes by negotiating with customer personnel and obtaining settlement.

  • Represents Bechtel in contractual discussions of moderate complexity.

  • Administers information programs to ensure mutual understanding of (sub)contract terms and conditions.

  • Prepares periodic status reports for management.

Job Qualifications:

  • Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or related field; in lieu of a degree 15 years of experience.

  • Basic knowledge of procurement regulations, policies and practices.

  • Specialized courses or experience in pricing, contract law, negotiations and accounting.

  • Working knowledge of engineering/construction industry contracting practices and Bechtel policies, procedures and work practices.

  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.

  • Experience in developing contract types, fee arrangements and contract terms.

  • Experience in developing and recommending potential solutions to contractual problems to management.

This is a long term assignment with an anticipated duration of more than 12 months.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel 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, 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.

www.bechtel.com at https://www.bechtel.com/

Bechtel is 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.