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Company: Tetra Tech
Location: Portland, OR
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Discover your full potential. At Tetra Tech, we are collaborating with industry-leading experts for a sustainable future for our world. We combine consulting and engineering with advanced analytics and technology to solve the world's most complex challenges. Our innovation hubs across the globe will enable you to share ideas and best practices while growing your professional network. Wherever you are in your career journey, you will benefit from working with world-class engineers, scientists, and technical specialists.


Apply today and join the company that is Leading with Science®.


We are currently expanding our team in the Portland, Oregon market. The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for leading multidisciplinary design teams for water and wastewater conveyance, pumping, and treatment projects for the Water/Wastewater Group in Tetra Tech's Portland office. Typical municipal water/wastewater projects include collection and conveyance systems, water and wastewater pump stations, storage tanks and treatment facilities, and rehabilitation.


Your Role:

  • Act as the primary point of contact for municipal clients in Oregon and SW Washington;
  • Act as a project manager leading simple to complex projects and teams;
  • Lead and perform planning and technical studies;
  • Lead and perform design projects;
  • Prepare plans, specifications, cost estimates, and permit applications;
  • Lead and perform construction management services;
  • Take an active role in the marketing current and new clients;
  • Assist in the development of SOQs and proposals;
  • Promote Tetra Tech through work with professional and community organizations;
  • Ensure standard engineering practices and inclusion of appropriate documentation on various reports and design projects;
  • Evaluate alternatives, resolve technical issues and interface with other engineering disciplines;
  • Perform engineering interpretation of specifications and drawings, recommending and documenting design modifications, and coordinating with the design team;
  • Resolve questions, plan, coordinate, and execute work in a safe, timely, cost-effective and compliant manner



  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or similar field;
  • Minimum 12 years of experience with increasing responsibility in the municipal engineering market;
  • A registered Professional Engineer License (PE) in Oregon is required andpreferred in Washington. 
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) desired;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Experience delivering technical and business presentations; Demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate and direct development of large projects and pursuits with complex features;
  • Proven track record of successfully bringing in and executing profitable assignments for clients and building key target client accounts;
  • Ability to properly scope out new business;
  • Proven track record of successfully managing projects and delivering on time and within budget, while meeting or exceeding client expectations;
  • An understanding of future industry trends, and strategic planning processes, and demonstrated success translating those to effective tactics;
  • Ability to motivate others and lead teams to implement plans for projects and client pursuits;
  • Ability to oversee the preparation of key proposals and deliverables;
  • Ability to develop good working relationships both internally and externally

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400+ locations around the world. Our reputation rests on our employees' technical expertise and dedication—21,000+ associates working together to provide smart, scalable 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 offers comprehensive benefit options that allow employees to design a plan based on individual needs and assist in planning for long-term financial security. Available benefits include health insurance, term life, disability, accidental death & dismemberment coverage, time off with pay (TOWP), 401k, and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan.  


At Tetra Tech, health and safety play a vital role in our success. Tetra Tech's employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by local, state, and federal authorities.


Explore our open positions at https://www.tetratech.com/careers. Follow us on social media to learn more about our people, culture, and opportunities:

•    LinkedIn: @TetraTechCareers 
•    Twitter: @TetraTechJobs 
•    Facebook: @TetraTechCareers


Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are among Tetra Tech's core values. Throughout our history, the company has prioritized the equitable inclusion of all people. All qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, and any other characteristics protected by the law. We invite resumes from all interested parties. Please visit our website at www.tetratech.com to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.


Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Please no phone calls or agencies.

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