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Tetra Tech

Staff Environmental Scientist

Post Date:Feb 09, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:2/9/2018Salary:
Location:US-PA-Langhorne Job Reference:19400000525
  • Minimum of 3 years progressive professional experience in the environmental sciences field
  • BS Degree in Environmental Science or geology required, master’s degree is preferred
  • Working knowledge of CERCLA, RCRA, CWA, NEPA, ESA, and other environmental statutes
  • Experience supporting federal (USEPA, DoD, FWS), state (PADEP, NJDEP, NYDEC), and local government clients
  • Experience supporting private/commercial clients (industrial, real estate developers, waste management, renewable energy developers)
  • Knowledge of the ASTM Phase I Environmental Site Assessment protocol and a working knowledge of environmental regulations in the Mid-Atlantic States (primarily Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York)
  • Hands-on field experience including: compliance auditing, environmental investigations, natural resource studies, engineering evaluations, and remediation
  • Working knowledge of relevant existing and emerging practices and technologies (e.g. soil and groundwater remedial technologies; remote sensing; sustainability BMPs; etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience with the development of scoping documents, project plans, cost estimates, and reports
  • Proficiency with MS Office, Excel, AutoCAD design software, GIS, and other relevant software.
  • Self-motivated and interested in working with a team of science and engineering professionals to provide high quality technical service for a wide variety of project types
  • Ability to work independently, including outdoor work year-round on remediation or construction sites
  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40-hour certification is preferred

•         The selected candidates should enjoy solving problems, working on multi-disciplinary projects from inception to completion, keeping abreast of current technology, and being part of a motivated and highly skilled team. Position will be based in Langhorne, PA office with some periodic travel required

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, for immediate consideration please submit your resume to Tetra Tech, Inc., at  Please mention the position you are applying for in your cover letter and include salary requirements. A Pre-employment drug screen is required.
Tetra Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. Please visit our website at to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.
If you are disabled and need assistance with your job application process, please fax the position you are applying for to: (973) 630-8111.

Tetra Tech is an EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability employer.  Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

Job Description:
Tetra Tech Inc. 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 and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.
Tetra Tech is currently seeking dynamic individuals for positions as Staff Environmental Scientists in our Langhorne, PA office.  The successful candidates will work under the mentorship of experienced senior science and engineering staff and support a range of projects involving environmental investigation, remediation, engineering, natural resource studies, renewable energy development, environmental compliance and permitting, sustainability and other disciplines. 

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