Mechanical Designer (Mid Level)
at Tetra Tech

Date Posted: 6/9/2019

Job Description

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  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 seeking a mid-level mechanical designer to work in our Newark, DE office.  The selected candidate will provide support on a variety of environmental, engineering, and construction management related projects.  The person should be proficient in AutoCAD & Revit, and other similar engineering design software.  Must be able to read and comprehend old construction water and wastewater treatment plant related design drawings, as-builts, data sheets, equipment cut-sheets, and other design documents.  The selected candidate should be able to review submittals or other construction administration documents and facilitate design changes during construction and be capable of producing design drawings with minimal direction and supervision.   

Job Requirements

Demonstrated effective task management, multi-tasking ability, attention to detail, and learnability.  Proficiency with AutoCAD and Revit required. AUTO CAD Civil 3D experience is a plus.  Should be self-motivated and should have good file management skills and should be capable of producing full-size design drawings.  Capable of providing direction to construction contractors and act as a liaison between the engineer and the contractor and should have some field engineering skills.  Must be a self-starter, motivated, and should work well in a team environment.  Excellent communication (both written and verbal) and organizational skills required.
Required:  Design software training certification and Construction inspection certification. 40-hour OSHA training with Hazmat training preferred.   

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

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Newark, DE
  • Job Type: Design
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 6/9/2019

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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