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Company: Tetra Tech
Location: Germantown, MD
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace

Description

Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.


This Environmental Engineer/Scientist/Geologist will provide environmental support to various environmental assessment/remediation projects in the northeastern United States. Work includes due diligence work and various environmental projects including soil, soil vapor, groundwater investigations, installation and maintenance of remediation systems, field sampling and field supervision of remediation projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Conduct field work for Phase I, II and III Environmental Site Assessments;
• Perform Investigations at CERCLA, RCRA, and Petroleum Sites for both government and private clients.
• Collection of soil, water and air samples using various sampling techniques;
• Work plan and report writing, generation of figures, tables, and database management;
• Sediment control assessments and monitoring;
• Site remediation implementation;
• Compliance Plans (SWPP, SPCC, etc.);
• Permitting and regulatory compliance;
• Other duties may be assigned.

 

Qualifications:

Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Natural Resources or engineering disciplines is required. Candidate must possess and maintain a valid driver's license in excellent standing within the company standards. Candidates must be highly motivated, self-starters that want to establish a career in environmental consulting.

Professional Registration (e.g., EIT, GIT.) is a plus.

Candidate must have the ability to:
• Walk up and down slopes and on uneven terrain;
• Work outdoors in extreme weather conditions for up to 10-12 hours per day; and
• Lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.

Work will be split between field and office work. Field work will primarily be on the east coast but could be anywhere based on client needs, so the ability to travel and work remotely and on weekends or extended hours (as needed) is required.

Other Skills and Requirements:
Candidates should be fluent in the English language and possess excellent verbal/written communication skills. Candidates must be able to professionally interact with clients, subcontractors, professionals and the general public.

Candidates must be self-motivated, creative and have strong organizational, inter-personal communication, writing and presentation skills. Candidates must be able to work independently within a team and also be a collaborative team member that approaches challenges with a positive attitude. Candidates must be able to function with little direction to meet project goals and able to take conceptual direction for project tasks and developed detail plans to complete task. Must possess basic computer skills; the computer skills must include proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel. Experience with ArcGIS and/or AutoCAD a plus.


About Tetra Tech:

 

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.

   
At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.

 

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers.

      

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

 

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies


 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Information
  • Organization: 112 NUS


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