Make History at the Hanford Vit Plant

At the Hanford Vit Plant you will join a team of professionals from around the world in making history. As a member of our team, you will help design, build, and bring online the world’s largest nuclear waste treatment facility for the U.S. Department of Energy. Your efforts will help treat radioactive and chemical waste left over from World War II and Cold War plutonium production; as well as protect the nearby Columbia River and the communities, salmon, and wildlife along its shorelines throughout the Pacific Northwest.

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About Bechtel and Amentum

Bechtel is a global engineering, construction and project management company that has “built the world” for more than 120 years, having constructed Hoover Dam, the English Channel Tunnel, entire cities in the Middle East, the second-largest solar thermal power project in the world, and millions of miles of roads and pipelines. We produce a lasting, positive legacy by creating jobs, growing economies, connecting communities to resources, shoring up and expanding infrastructure, and making the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.

Principal subcontractor Amentum empowers the world’s most critical missions and is driving global change through the accelerated use and optimization of clean energy technologies, advancing the transition to a clean and secure energy future. Accelerating this transformation requires a broad network of people with the deep knowledge and expertise that comes with a century-long legacy of performance excellence facilitating priority missions for clients around the world.

Life in the Tri-Cities

Sitting at the confluence of the Columbia, Snake and Yakima rivers near two mountain ranges, our community provides access to year-round outdoor recreation, 300 days of sun a year, more than 200 wineries within a 50-mile radius, and the amenities of large cities just a three-hour drive (or short flight) to Seattle and Portland.

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Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

It takes major talent to build a plant as complex as the Vit Plant. One of our team’s core guiding principles is to attract, develop, motivate, and retain highly competent, committed, and creative colleagues of diverse origins. You will bring your full authentic self to the Project and be valued for your contributions.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action

Bechtel and principal subcontractor Amentum are Equal Opportunity Employers of Minority/Women/Veterans/Disabled (AA/EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.


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