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Travel Specialist

Burlington, VT
Aug 04, 2017

Tetra Tech ARD, headquartered in Burlington, Vermont is accepting applications for a qualified Travel Specialist opportunity at our company headquarters. The Travel Specialist works within all stages of the global travel process for home office and field staff, and reports to the Travel Coordinator. The Travel Specialist is expected to display outstanding interpersonal skills and a willingness to backstop the Coordinator as needed.

The position is based in Burlington, Vermont.                             

Responsibilities:

* Coordinate all contacts and arrangements with Tetra Tech ARD’s external travel agent; 

* Handle all airline ticket purchases and re-ticketing for staff and consultants in accordance with the firm’s internal procedures, and obtain necessary approvals prior to ticketing;

* Prepare and handle arrangements for the processing of visa applications for all of Tetra Tech ARD’s full-time staff and consultants, and assist staff with passport applications;

* Ensure all overseas travelers receive pre-travel medevac insurance information and briefing information according to established Duty of Care standards;

* Prepare and handle arrangements for the processing of visa applications for all of Tetra Tech ARD’s full-time staff and consultants, and assist staff with passport applications;

* Make hotel, rental car and other necessary travel arrangements;

* Assist with any other required pre-trip planning or preparations (hotel, ground transportation, etc.); and

* Complementary tasks as deemed appropriate and necessary.

Qualifications:

* Associate’s degree (Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred) in a related field;

* Minimum of three (3) years of customer service or direct client support experience strongly preferred;

* High level of proficiency in MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, and other web and mobile travel applications;

* Excellent organizational and communication skills, with high attention to detail;

* High level degree of reliability and follow-through;

* Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced work environment, managing multiple deadlines and deliverables with poise and professionalism, including some evenings and weekends in emergency situations;

* Energetic, positive and enthusiastic collaborative team player;

* Speaking and reading proficiency in French, Spanish, or Arabic helpful; and

* U.S. citizenship or a valid U.S. work permit is an absolute requirement.



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.