Civil Engineering Program Manager

Tetra Tech, Inc. Mobile , AL 36604

Posted 3 months ago

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.

Tetra Tech is seeking a Civil Engineering Program Manager to join our Mobile, AL office. You will help to lead and grow our presence in Mobile, along with other public and private clients throughout the southeast US.

This position will require a unique set of skills technical, program/project management, communication, organization, proposal writing, leadership. We are seeking that special individual to continue to grow our team and portfolio of contracts and projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide oversight and design support to on-going and new projects related to civil engineering.

  • Lead design teams in all aspects of project design and ensure projects are completed within scope, schedule and budget.

  • Prepare and submit various types of permit applications associated with environmental impacts, utilities and storm water management.

  • Identify and apply appropriate storm water control Best Management Practices (BMP) for both construction and post-construction phases of a project.

  • Interpret current and future state and federal promulgated regulations for projects and properly apply to civil design and permitting activities.

  • Plan, schedule, conduct and coordinate detailed phases of technical work in a part of a major project or in a total project of complex scope.

  • Interface with Client Project Managers, government regulators, other contractors and other representatives.

  • Provide instrumental support of business development activities including but not limited to client presentations and proposal preparation.

  • Manages staff such as project managers, professionals and administrators as needed while working on program related projects.


  • Proven track record of managing civil engineering projects from concept to completion

  • Ability to professionally interact with clients and coworkers

  • Ability to collaborate to solve complex problems.

  • Established existing relationships with public and private clients is preferred.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.S.) in Civil Engineering
  • 10+ years of technical experience working as a Civil Engineer.
  • 5+ years of program/project management experience.

Other Skills and Requirements:

Professional registration, i.e., Professional Engineer (PE), is required. PMP Certification a plus. Professional certification and current registration in southeastern states is preferred.

Candidates should be fluent in the English language and possess excellent verbal/written communication skills. The ability to speak/understand Spanish is a plus. Candidates must be able to professionally interact with clients, subcontractors, professionals and the general public.

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.

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

For more information on our company, please visit our website at To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at

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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