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Bechtel (BEK tl) is the world's No. 1 choice for engineering, construction, and project management.

Their diverse portfolio encompasses energy, transportation, communications, mining, oil and gas, and government services. Bechtel currently has projects in dozens of locations worldwide, from Alaska to Australia. Bechtel brings an unmatched combination
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Bechtel has had record revenues for the past five years, and Engineering News-Record (ENR) has named them the top U.S. construction contractor for 12 straight years.


Privately owned with headquarters in San Francisco, Bechtel has offices around the world and 52,700 employees. In 2010, they had revenues of $27.9 billion and booked new work valued at $21.3 billion.


Since the 1950s, Bechtel has been providing project management, engineering, and construction expertise for projects that span Australia's vast country, from its heavily populated cities to its remote outback. Along the way, Bechtel has completed Australian projects that have helped grow the nation into a global leader of today’s mining and metals, and LNG industries.


From intricate engineering to complex project management, their people have designed and constructed some of the country’s most significant infrastructure on which the region’s economy is built.


Bechtel's projects have often been Australian or industry firsts, with many in remote locations, and under challenging conditions. With a portfolio spanning mines, minerals processing facilities, liquefied natural gas installations, refineries, chemical plants, power stations, and telecommunications infrastructure, Bechtel is helping build Australia’s future.
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What is it like to work at Bechtel?

3.8
Work/Life Balance
4.1
Salary/Benefits
3.6
Job Security/Advancement
3.7
Management
3.9
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Bechtel?

89%
of employees approve of 宮崎丈彦’s performance as CEO
CEO Approval is based on 1,326 ratings
4.0
Great company and a great team environment
Written by Lead Electrical & Instrumentation Superintendent (Former Employee) from World wide on 23 May 2020
I loved every minute of my time with Bechtel, I travelled a lot and dealt with some tricky customers over the years but always felt the support from senior management. Allowed me to innovate when necessary and listened to my ideas, they are very open to mentoring and training at every opportunity and every level. When I joined they were very construction - more...
Pros
Great work environments, great people from every country on the planet.Safest company to work for without a doubt
Cons
Some office politics at times but very minor
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What jobs are available at Bechtel?

Top work locations
4.3
Moranbah QLD
4.3
Onslow WA
4.1
Gladstone QLD
Most popular roles
4.8
Laborer
4.7
Bus Driver
4.6
Welder
4.5
Field Engineer
4.5
Scaffold Builder

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What did candidates say about the interview at Bechtel?

Interview experience
Based on 60 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 60 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 58 interviews
About a week
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