Posted in General Business 12 days ago.
Location: Salem, New Hampshire
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We are currently searching for an Environmental Scientist to join our growing Salem, New Hampshire team. This individual will support ongoing federal programs in environmental testing and restoration within the Northeast region. This position will provide the right candidate with an opportunity to practice and develop skills including multimedia sampling, technical report writing, and client interaction.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Included in this section are education, experience, skills (including computer skills), licenses, certificates, and registrations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be occasionally required to perform strenuous work outdoors, regularly traverse uneven open ground, and climb stairs and ladders.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee may be exposed to wet, hot, cold, and/or humid conditions. Periodic overnight travel within the northeast United States for periods of up to 10 days is likely. Occasional travel for longer periods and other US locations is also possible. The employee can expect an approximate 40% / 60% split between field and office time throughout the year.
Language & Communication Skills:
The ability to read, interpret, and understand a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form is required. A mastery of the English language for both interpretation of written and oral instructions from numerous sources and for explanation of findings is expected and required.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of algebra, solid and plane geometry in relation to data evaluation and calculations. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Candidate must have the ability to work well in a professional and team-oriented environment, as well as independently. Candidate should possess strong organizational skills, excellent leadership skills, and be client focused. Must possess basic computer skills; the computer skills must include proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel.
About Tetra Tech:
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 the technical expertise and dedication of our employees-20,000 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.
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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 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.