Bechtel Corporation 2019 University Graduates (U.S.) - Environmental Engineer (1 VA3) in RESTON, Virginia


Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our engineers use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our customers.

The various Environmental Engineering tasks demand detail-oriented individuals with multifaceted skills, particularly in-depth technical expertise, flexibility, enthusiasm for individual and team tasks, and analytical problem-solving capabilities.

As an Environmental Engineer, you will work in multidisciplinary teams and provide expertise in water and wastewater systems, air emissions, environmental impact assessments, and environmental regulatory requirements.

The total number of hires and start dates are subject to workload and business conditions. Locations will vary based on project needs, and may include Houston, TX, along with various project sites.

General Job Duties:

This entry level position will allow you to perform assignments that will develop professional working knowledge and abilities through the application of applicable codes and standards, as well as engineering calculations and techniques, procedures and criteria. You will exercise limited, but increasing, judgment in performing your assigned duties using methods prescribed by your supervisor.

Typical Activities of the Environmental Engineering Team:

Writing specifications

Developing processing schemes

Performing equipment sizing calculations

Performing analysis and conceptual study-level reports

Estimating air emissions

Performing air dispersion modeling.

Assisting with Environmental Impact Assessments and client permitting applications

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering from an accredited college or university

Ability and willingness to relocate and/or travel to domestic and/or international project jobsites.

Possess the eligibility to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship.

Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Preferred Qualifications

Master of Science degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering from an accredited college or university

Completed relevant coursework with a strong GPA.

Prior co-op or internship experience.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.