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Environmental Scientist/Engineer (Bilingual - Spanish/English)

Chicago IL

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 seeking an environmental scientist or engineer with 1 to 5 years experience to provide support on the New Jersey Zinc/Mobile Chemical Corporation Superfund Site located in DePue, Bureau County, Illinois.

This is a full-time position for an individual with a strong technical background in the areas of removal assessment and removal/remedial action. Work will include multi-media sampling, field audits and inspections, organizing and reviewing data, preparing reports, collection of air monitoring data, contractor oversight, and related services. Candidates must live within commuting distance of this location. Applicants outside this area will not be considered. NO relocation will be provided.



Qualified candidates considered will have 1 to 5 years of environmental consulting or related experience. Strong remediation management skills. Experience with site investigations, site remediation, field sampling, and air quality is desirable. Knowledge of federal, state and local regulations is desirable.

Must be highly motivated, customer focused, and work well in a team environment. Excellent communication, client interaction, and organizational skills, as well as proficiency with MS Office applications are required. Must be able to driver a motor vehicle and pass a motor vehicle records check. B.S. in environmental science, engineering, or related degree required. 40-hour OSHA training a plus. Heavy lifting of field sampling and other equipment will be required. Candidate must also meet physical demands of hazardous waste site work. Candidate may be exposed to various weather conditions while performing field work outdoors.


For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website 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.

Posted October 1, 2018

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