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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Water Resources Engineer (entry-level)
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Tetra Tech, Inc. | Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

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 is actively pursuing an entry-level engineer to work in our Atlanta office. The ideal candidate must have strong quantitative skillsets to support municipal, state, federal and private projects in the southeast and throughout the nation. This is an engaging and high impact position in which the successful candidate will work closely with national industry leaders to support clients with distributed/decentralized wastewater management, sustainable agriculture, green infrastructure (GI), stormwater best management practice (BMP), and integrated stormwater/wastewater projects. The successful candidate will work as a team member to support routine and non-routine assignments related to environmental projects of substantial variety and complexity.


* Conduct research related to wastewater and stormwater management techniques and practices
* Conduct hydrologic and hydraulic analysis
* Perform water quantity and quality modeling
* Prepare engineering reports
* Analyze watershed and water quality data using GIS and statistical techniques
* Develop or prepare descriptive charts, figures/maps, and tables/matrices
* Support design analysis through application of quantitative and qualitative evaluation techniques
* Prepare construction documents (plans and specifications)
* Support cost-benefit analysis
* Perform construction observations
* Perform writing assignments to contribute to project documentation and deliverables such as memos and reports
* Assist with quality control and assurance
* Bachelor's degree in environmental/civil engineering (or a related field)
* EIT certification and up to 3 years of relevant engineering experience
* Demonstrated educational and relevant work experience showing strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills
* Background or training in land development, wastewater and/or stormwater design
* Familiarity with elements of the design-bid-build process including engineering analysis, permitting, development of construction documents (plans and specifications), cost estimating, and construction administration and observation
* Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcGIS
* Desire to learn other design software programs
* Computer literate; knowledge of MS Word and Excel

Tetra Tech only accepts resumes through its online process. Please apply at www.tetratech.com/careers

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.

No agencies or calls please.

EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability