Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees?16,000 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.
Tetra Tech Inc. is currently seeking an Environmental Scientist or Engineer (Jr. Level) to provide support on Wildfire Remediation Work in California. This position is tied to Tetra Tech's Nashville, TN office.
The selected candidate's responsibilities will involve providing technical support in the areas of soil sampling, air monitoring, site assessments, and other in-field and office work including data management. Staff of the team are also responsible for the planning and oversight of operations and site health and safety.
Work will include multi-media sampling, field audits and inspections, organizing and reviewing data, preparing reports, collection of air monitoring data, contractor oversight, and related services. Work locations will either be in northern California or southern California and will require travel in the field with some home office work available. Tetra Tech will provide travel, per diem, and housing accommodations when on travel. Full relocation will not be necessary.
nd are searching for innovative people to join our teams.
The ideal candidate will have 1-5 years of experience in environmental consulting, sampling, remediation. Current 40-hour HAZWOPER is a plus.
Must be highly motivated, customer focused, and work well in a team environment. Must also have the ability to manage a heavy workload, and travel. Excellent communication, client interaction, and organizational skills, as well as proficiency with MS Office applications are required.
Heavy lifting of field sampling and other equipment will be required. Candidate must also meet physical demands of hazardous waste site work.
Extensive travel is required and varies based on project requirements; may include weekend travel and work. Candidate may be exposed to various weather conditions in all seasons while performing field work outside.
This position requires you to drive on a regular basis and will require passing a motor vehicle record (MVR) background check and maintaining a safe driving record.
B.A/B.S. in environmental science or related degree required. 40-hour OSHA, ICS or related training a plus. Asbestos certification preferred but not required.
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
Associated topics: agrosciences, air, air monitoring, climate, environment, food, sustainable, waste, water monitoring, wetlands
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