Civil Engineer, PE/ PM – New York, NY

at Tetra Tech, Inc.
Location New York, New York
Date Posted September 19, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent


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 .

The successful candidate will work in the Irvine office and provide civil engineering analysis and design on a variety of federal, municipal, commercial, and private development projects, including stormwater, grading, multiuse paths, complete/green streets projects, active transportation projects, water and sewer pipelines, pump stations, retaining walls, bridges, and related ancillary structures. Experience in Low Impact Development (LID) techniques is a plus. The ideal candidate will be ready to be a part of and grow with a team. Mentoring of more junior staff is expected, along with a desire to learn and grow from more senior engineers and project managers.

Your Role

Civil Engineering infrastructure design that includes permitting, grading, hydraulic design, erosion control, storm drainage, water distribution, and sanitary sewer collection systems.
Perform conceptual and detailed design calculations and analyses.
Support preparation of detailed engineering reports and supporting documents.
Support preparation of construction drawings, specifications, and cost estimates.
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.
Resolve questions, plan, coordinate, and execute work in a safe, timely, cost-effective, and compliant manner.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Primarily In-Office Role.


BS in Civil Engineering Required; 8-12 years of experience.
New York Professional Engineering license (PE) preferred.
Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer in the State of New York is preferred.
Background will ideally include project work and process knowledge of grading and drainage (using Civil3D), hydrology and hydraulics, and street.
Strong communication, report writing, organization, analytical and interpersonal skills.
Desired background to include experience with municipal, commercial, or residential infrastructure projects that includes the design and permitting of the following types of projects: roadway, street, bikeway, erosion control, grading, storm drainage, water distribution, water quality, and sanitary sewer collection systems.
Ability to self-direct and self-check plan sets and reports; Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil3D/Microstation InRoads, word processing, and spreadsheet management programs with working knowledge of applicable codes.
Experience with Microsoft Office products such as 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 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.

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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 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 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.

Additional Information

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