Engineer - Entry to Junior Level
at Tetra Tech

Date Posted: 5/11/2019

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 Inc. is currently seeking a full-time, entry to junior level Engineer for our Helena, MT office.

The selected candidate will provide support to provide design and oversight support for several of our environmental remediation projects. Typical project tasks include CAD design, writing specifications, cost estimating, and construction oversight. Other tasks will include fieldwork such as environmental sampling and treatment plant operation and maintenance. Typical projects involve hazardous waste remediation, water treatment, and abandoned mine reclamation. Careful and accurate data reporting and technical writing are expected. Up to 50% travel may be required at times.


Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will have 0-3 years’ experience working with civil or environmental engineering projects preferably. Education or previous experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015 preferred. Education or experience with ArcGIS, HEC-RAS, hydrologic engineering, water treatment, and technical writing preferred.

A bachelor's degree in Civil, Environmental, or a similar Engineering degree from an ABET accredited university is required. Engineering graduates must have successfully passed the EIT exam. A current 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certificate is preferred.

The work environment will consist of field work which may be conducted on difficult terrain and sometimes under harsh weather conditions. Lifting instruments and equipment up to 50 pounds, climbing up steep slopes and other difficult terrain, and work outside in extreme cold and heat may be required. A valid current driver’s license to travel to and from job sites is required. Air travel to field project sites outside Montana will be occasionally required.

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

Job Snapshot

About Us

As a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide, Tetra Tech seeks clear sustainable solutions that improve the quality of life. In a complex world with competing demands for limited resources, we offer clear solutions made possible by our sound science, understanding, innovation, and industry-leading approaches. To achieve and sustain our goals, we need your talent and energy!

As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to think outside the box and explore new technologies, ideas, and business trends that contribute to your personal and professional development as well as company success.

A career with Tetra Tech means a diverse, collaborative work environment, opportunities to involve yourself in self-directed project efforts, work/life balance, and a wide range of benefits. With offices and project opportunities in locations around the world, you can find an opportunity that matches your career goals and geographic preference.

Come discover how rewarding a career with Tetra Tech can be.

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