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.
We are currently seeking an Associate Environmental Planner to support a variety of projects in a dynamic environmental consulting environment in our experienced energy practice. This practice includes routing, siting, and permitting of fossil fuel, wind, and solar electric power generation, electric transmission lines and substations, natural gas pipelines, compressor stations, and other related facilities.
The Associate Environmental Planner will support Project Managers with energy facility siting, permitting, task coordination, public outreach, as well as budget and project tracking
Assist the senior staff with preparing and producing permit documents and permit applications for federal, state, local agencies and jurisdictions
Organizational support for project team and public meetings, including developing schedules, sending notifications, drafting agendas, and taking and distributing notes
Research and documentation for planning initiatives and development of project permitting
Support the development of environmental studies and resource analysis
Under direct supervision, assist in the development of public outreach materials to support infrastructure development projects such as natural gas pipelines and electric transmission lines or substations
Research and compile public and stakeholder information for aiding public outreach materials development
Support and assist with the coordination of project logistics and work with other team members to facilitate project meetings, stakeholder outreach, public meetings, tracking and recording stakeholder contacts and project-related issues
Attend and coordinate meetings, including preparation of presentation materials
Assist in developing design, content, and updates for project websites
Explain complex technical concepts in simple terms for several audiences
Candidate will support the development including, but not limited, to the following:
Public outreach materials such as strategic communication plans, stakeholder databases, fact sheets, newsletters, brochures, website development, meeting displays, postcards, door hangers, media releases
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field such as planning, environmental studies
1-3 years of demonstrated work experience performing similar tasks
Competency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) required
The Associate Environmental Planner should have demonstrated writing abilities, organizational skills, competency with basic business computer applications (i.e., Microsoft Office)
Possess the ability to act independently with task management roles, have a strong attention to detail, and a proven commitment to quality management, continuous improvement and client satisfaction
The ability to handle multiple tasks, coordinate effectively with others, and work independently within a team are important characteristics for this position
Ability and interest in working as part of a team in a fast-paced consulting environment with the capability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
Willingness and ability to travel is also required
Spanish speaking is a plus
About Tetra Tech:
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 http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.
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