Bechtel Corporation Construction Technician (Night Shift), WTCC (213427) PH in Richland, Washington

Requisition ID: 213427

  • Relocation Authorized: None

  • Project No.: 26031

  • Location: Richland, WA

  • Position to be Panel Interviewed? No

  • Other Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen, background check and physical

Project Description:

Bechtel is designing, constructing and commissioning the world’s 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 DOE’s 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.

The Waste Treatment Completion Company (WTCC) is a limited liability corporation created by Bechtel National Inc. (BNI) and AECOM. WTCC is a subcontractor to BNI, the prime contractor, to deliver the construction, turnover, startup, and commissioning activities for the WTP project.

This position is located at the Construction Site (22 miles north of Richland) and works a 4 x 10 schedule, M-Th, 5:30 pm to 4:00 am (night shift). The selected applicant needs to be willing and able to work overtime and weekends as needed.

Role Overview:

Responsible for supporting the Field Engineering organization by maintaining inspection documentation, assisting in the preparation of work packages, and maintaining the installation status of components within project databases. May be responsible for inspections within a specialty area and for the preparation of take offs, punch lists, and sketches.

Principal responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain inspection documentation within discipline for plan and specification compliance.

  • Report quantities installed.

  • Prepare quantity take offs and punch lists of remaining work.

  • Perform various data extraction and report generation.

  • Work closely with Field Engineering, Superintendents, and Craft employees to ensure a quality product is delivered.

  • Review documentation and database entries for accuracy and consistency.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent and 3 years of professional experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 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.

  • Knowledge of basic construction principles.

  • Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheets and database applications.

  • Working knowledge of Access, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Possess the right to work and remain in the US without sponsorship.

  • College classes or two-year degree.

  • Possess a high degree of individual initiative, flexibility, diplomacy, and accuracy.

  • Ability to work with a high level of attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to learn new processes, procedures, and software.

  • Ability to perform multiple tasks and easily adjust priorities.

  • Possess good oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work as a team or as an individual contributor.

  • Awareness of government compliance standards and environmental compliance laws and requirements.

  • Knowledge of Bechtel’s Zero Accident Safety Program.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

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.