Senior Environmental Scientist, Project Manager

Location: Superior CO Posted Date: June 13, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 11700000376 Careermine Job Id: 1780512
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 currently seeking a Senior Environmental Scientist to help with managing projects in our Superior or Golden, CO office location.


The Senior Environmental Scientist will manage environmental projects related to a variety of commercial clients and key client accounts. A degree and background in geology or hydrogeology is preferred. Experience with Oil and Gas, and Mining clients is ideal. The selected candidate will be responsible for: task and project management, technical report preparation, development and oversight of field sampling and field procedures, supervision of soil and groundwater investigations, feasibility studies, remediation design, business development and preparation of proposals, and assistance in staff development in technical areas. This is a client-facing role, so previous project management experience, and the ability/willingness/aptitude to help with developing client accounts and cross-selling a range of environmental services is highly desired.


-10 years minimum professional environmental consulting experience is required, with a history of increasing responsibility
-Experience with proposal writing, and cost estimating to obtain bids from vendors and subcontractors
-Ability to interface with clients, subcontractors, working groups, and internal customers
-Previous field experience required, including supervision of soil and groundwater investigations, sampling activities, and subcontractor oversight
-Experience preparing technical reports, memos, response to comments tables, and diagrams. Must be a competent technical writer
-Understanding and experience with analysis of environmental data
-Ability to work well with a multi-disciplinary team of technical resources
-Project level financial tracking, status reporting, invoicing, and management of account receivables


OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER Training required. SafeLand USA training is required. OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Training and 8-hour OSHA Supervisors of Hazardous Waste Operations Training are preferred.

Certified Project Manager highly desired.

Degree Requirements:

Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Geology, or a related engineering or hydrogeology discipline required. Advanced degree preferred.

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.

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