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Civil & Construction Engineers: General Call

Global
Aug 01, 2016

Updated 12/6/2017

 

Tetra Tech GLS is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for global construction engineering positions on a federally funded international development projects.

 

Tetra Tech is seeking qualified construction engineering candidates with approximately 5-10 years of experience for anticipated short and long-term assignments in developing countries.

 

Responsibilities:

* Support implementation of multiple construction oversight programs;

* Coordinate the review of contractor submittals, requests for information, and payment vouchers;

* Solve problems related to construction and design;

* Provide training and capacity building to local staff and contractors;

* Manage and supervise staff including project engineers and team leaders including administrative approvals, hiring, and other activities;

* Review and draft project reports, deliverables, and other documents required for the client and program implementation.

* Perform inspection and monitoring of materials, methods, and equipment on an active construction site;

* Oversee the activities of local construction inspectors.

* Support coordination of operations and administration for field staff working in remote locations

 

 

Qualifications:

* Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field

* 5-10 years of experience;

* Experience with project management in developing countries, with a preference for candidates who have worked on federally funded international development programs;

* Experience managing local staff;

* Must have demonstrable communication, creative problem solving, and management skills;

* Must be willing to travel overseas for short and long term assignments



To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

 

Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

 

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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. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.