Civil Engineering Senior Project Manager

Tetra Tech, Inc. Oak Ridge , TN 37831

Posted 2 months ago

Tetra Tech is seeking a Senior Civil Engineering Project Manager to join/develop our Civil Engineering Group. You will help lead and grow our presence in the Eastern US, in both the public and private sectors.

The Senior Civil Engineering PM plays a key role in supporting Clients and Project Managers with planning and design of projects for a variety of municipal, state and federal clients throughout the Southeast region. The individual will oversee Teams for Design Build and Design Bid Build projects.

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.

Discover your full potential. At Tetra Tech, we are collaborating with industry-leading experts for a sustainable future for our world. We combine consulting and engineering with advanced analytics and technology to solve the world's most complex challenges. Our innovation hubs across the globe will enable you to share ideas and best practices while growing your professional network. Wherever you are in your career journey, you will benefit from working with world-class engineers, scientists, and technical specialists.

Apply today and join the company that is Leading with Science.

Your Role :

  • 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.

  • Supervise and coordinate the work of professional and administrative staff on projects as appropriate.

Qualifications :

  • Registered Professional Engineer with Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, or related field.

  • Minimum of 15 years of experience. Previous project experience in Design Build, Department of Defense, State, and municipal entities is preferred.

  • Proficient with Autodesk Civil 3D and Microsoft Office

  • Must possess advanced computer skills; the computer skills must include proficiency in Suite of ESRI software, Microsoft Access Database, Web Application Database, programming/application development, cartographic production/digital mapping, web-based and field mapping applications (Survey 1-2-3 and collector), and Microsoft Office applications.

  • Experience with Sustainable Design Practices, as well as documentation to USGBC, Green Globes, Guiding Principles, etc. LEED AP is preferred.

  • Prior management experience with 5 or more employees.

  • Mentor staff with software, report writing, and proposals.

  • Strong work ethic and problem-solving skills.

  • Effective time management skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines.

  • A valid driver's license

  • Due to contractual requirements, US Citizenship is required

About Tetra Tech:

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 450 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees-21,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.

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Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are among Tetra Tech's core values. Throughout our history, the company has prioritized equitable inclusion of all people. All qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information and any other characteristics protected by the law. We invite resumes from all interested parties. Please visit our website at to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.

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

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Please no phone calls or agencies.

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Civil Engineering Senior Project Manager

Tetra Tech, Inc.