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Environmental Engineer/Geologist/Scientist

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Tetra Tech, Inc. San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 3 months ago

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees16,000 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.

Tetra Tech Inc. is currently seeking 2 full-time Environmental Engineer/Geologist/Scientists for our San Diego, CA office.

The selected candidate's responsibilities will include working with a multidisciplinary team on a variety of environmental and geophysical projects. Day-to-day responsibilities will include but are not limited to: conducting environmental site assessments and geophysical surveys; subcontractor management; technical report and planning document writing; collection of soil, sediment, soil gas, surface water, and groundwater samples; site inspections; remedial investigations; GIS support; and geophysical and laboratory analytical data evaluation.

The ideal candidate will have 0 - 2 years of related experience in Geophysics/Geology/Hydrogeology, Environmental Engineering, and/or Environmental Science and should have the following:

  • Familiarity with geophysical methods and/or basic environmental sampling protocols, and environmental site assessment requirements

  • Strong technical writing abilities

  • BS degree in geophysics, geology, hydrogeology, engineering, or similar

  • Current OSHA 40-hour certification is a plus

  • Remote pilots license is a plus

  • Exceptional computer skills

In addition you will have/be:

  • Strong organizational/communication skills

  • Ambitious, hard working, and detail-oriented with a positive attitude

  • Ability to work well within a team environment

  • Self-starter

The work environment includes approximately 30-50% field work. Travel is required. Fieldwork and travel may be more or less at times. You must be able to walk several miles per day, with instrumentation, collecting geophysical data and able to hike to access sites for consecutive days. You need to be able to exert up to 20 lbs of force occasionally, and/or up to 15 lbs of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Physical demands are in excess of those of sedentary work.

This position requires you to drive on a regular basis and will require passing a motor vehicle record (MVR) background check. It also requires other background checks.

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

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Environmental Engineer/Geologist/Scientist

Expired Job

Tetra Tech, Inc.