Environmental Engineer/Scientist/Geologist

Tetra Tech Published: April 15, 2019
Denver, Colorado
Job Type
Consulting / Engineering / Scientific /

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~ Tetra Tech Inc. is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. ~

Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—17,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Position Overview

Tetra Tech, Inc. is currently seeking an Environmental Engineer/Scientist/Geologist will provide environmental support to various environmental assessment/remediation projects in the 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.


  • Conduct field work for Phase I, II and III Environmental Site Assessments
  • Perform Investigations at CERCLA, RCRA, and Petroleum Sites
  • Collection of soil and water samples using various sampling techniques
  • Conduct biological/ecological field surveys, plant community mapping, mitigation monitoring
  • 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 including travel for out of town projects


Education, Experience and Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Natural Resources, Hydrogeology or engineering disciplines is required
  • Candidate must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in excellent standing within the company standards
  • Candidate must be able to pass background screening requirements including criminal history, motor vehicle check, drug testing, etc.
  • Completion of 40-Hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training and current 8-hour HAZWOPER refresher training are preferred
  • Candidates must be highly motivated, self-starters that want to establish a career in environmental consulting
  • Candidates should have 1 to 3 years of experience with hazardous materials, sampling of environmental media (soil, groundwater, air, etc.), environmental consulting or related activities

Other Desirable Knowledge and Experience: 

  • 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
  • Applicants should possess the ability to perform mathematical calculations
  • Candidate must have the ability to work well in a professional and team-oriented environment, as well as independently
  • Candidate should possess strong organizational skills, excellent leadership skills, and be client focused
  • 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

To Apply

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  • Please mention the position you are applying for in your cover letter and include salary requirements.
  • A Pre-employment drug screen is required.

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