Sr. Scientist / Engineer in San Antonio, TX

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Tetra Tech   •  

San Antonio, TX 78201

Industry: Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 56 days 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 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, Inc., an industry leader and nationally recognized engineering and consulting firm, is seeking professional, motivated, and intelligent candidates to fill a Senior-level Environmental Scientist/ Engineer position in our San Antonio, TX office. The position involves working with the Environmental/Asset Management Team developing compliance-based solutions for clients that require support with predominately Asset Management Services and Environmental Compliance Services. The candidate may also support tasks related to NEPA, hazardous waste, storm water, wastewater, drinking water, groundwater, solid waste, hazardous materials and various pollution prevention programs.

Candidates must have a minimum of 10 years applicable experience related to one or more of the specific responsibilities defined below.

Specific responsibilities for this position may include, but are not limited to:

  • Support Federal, State, and local Environmental Programs such as environmental water quality, air quality, hazardous materials, hazardous waste, solid waste, toxics, and planning..
  • Responsible for helping grow the Services and Consulting Business of Tetra Tech, also working with technical staff in a supportive relationship.
  • Be well-informed of developments in the USAF, TX, and County through participation in professional organizations, and develops and maintains strong relationships with clients to maximize project opportunities.
  • Meeting with key clients and potential clients, to share your and the team's talent for solving complex issues with innovative solutions.
  • Supervising scientists or engineers.
  • Interacting with other experts across Tetra Tech's broad US geography.
  • Project management and oversight.
  • Technical writing.
  • Data review, option evaluation, and recommendation of best results.
  • Client interaction and presentation of options and results.
  • Production of deliverables.

The position entails a great deal of technical report writing. The candidate will regularly support field work; therefore, the candidate should have a valid driver's license and be physically able to hike and carry field supplies. Periodically, the candidate will present training materials or project findings to a client and/or a target audience.

Required Experience:

  • Knowledge of the USAF or other DoD/Federal organizations and Commercial clients.
  • Data collection, report writing, sampling, investigation.
  • Familiar with ISO 14001, 9000, and/or 18001.
  • Working knowledge of RCRA, 40 CFR 112, CAA, CWA, etc.
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations related to environmental issues in Texas and the surrounding states.

Skills Required:

  • Excellent communications, technical report writing, fact and research finding.
  • Sampling, field work, using measuring instruments, data analyses and reporting.
  • Computer skills, MS Excel, Word, ACCESS.

Education Required:

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Planning, Geology, or a related study.

Valid Through: 2019-10-22