Company: Bechtel
Skills: Research & Development, Student / Recent Grad
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Reston, Virginia, United States

Requisition ID: 231757

Job Duties:
  • Conduct research into political and economic conditions in countries such as the Middle East, China and Africa. Generate briefing materials for supervisor and other Country managers as needed
  • Assist Country Managers when visiting the DC office by scheduling meetings, conducting meeting preparation, attending meetings, take notes during meetings
  • Demonstrated knowledge of foreign affairs (China, Africa, Middle East, etc.) or studies in school for those countries and locations
  • Demonstrated government work/research experience
  • May write briefings for Bechtel executive leadership on international development

  • Good communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Ability to function effectively to gather information on the phone
  • Strong organizational and analytics skills
  • Self-starter, ability to conduct research and make recommendations, write reports
  • Ability to commute to Washington DC to attend various meetings/seminars
  • International travel experience a plus, but not required
  • Computer skills in Word, Excel, Access, and LexisNexis is preferred

Languages: English required

Travel: Not required, other than commute to DC Office from Reston

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.

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.