Tetra Tech Environmental Analyst - Jr. Level in Sterling, Virginia

Title: Environmental Analyst - Jr. Level

Location: United States-VA-US-Sterling

Job Number: 10300000531

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 Analyst (Jr. Level) to work in our Sterling, VA office.

The selected candidate will support environmental projects under contract with the Federal Government. The position supports multiple projects teams in performing a wide range of support activities, including conducting research of environmental programs and technical issues and preparing written products for target audiences (e.g., fact sheets, reports, presentations, content for listserv messages, web pages, and social media such as Facebook, Twitter, etc.). Other responsibilities may include meeting and conference support requiring domestic or international travel; interpreting and recording data; conducting analyses, comparing findings to relevant studies, and presenting results; support updating and maintaining databases and tracking tools; responding to requests for information; and other support to meet project needs.


No prior experience required although experience working in a team environment in an office setting through employment or internships is desirable. Clear and effective communications skills; candidates may be asked to provide writing samples.

  • Must be highly motivated, customer-focused.

  • Must be fluent in English and able to work collaboratively in a team environment.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

  • Attention to detail is required.

  • Must be able to manage time well and work on multiple concurrent tasks.

  • Candidate should be self-motivated and able to take directions.

  • Enthusiasm, resourcefulness, and a positive attitude a must.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office software.

  • Must be able to pass a background check.

BS/BA degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, or Environmental Policy (or related field) is required.

Candidate must be able to sit at a desk/computer and function in an office environment doing office-based tasks.

Job may involve lifting and packing/unpacking boxes when supporting meetings/conferences.

Some domestic and international travel anticipated for 2- 5 trips annually and typically 1-3 days maximum per trip. Must have reliable means of transportation to commute to our Sterling, VA office.

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.

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies

Job: Environmental Services