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Administrative Assistant

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Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.  


We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, motivated, detail-oriented person to provide Administrative Assistant support to project managers for natural resource permitting projects in the Rocky Mountain Region.  The position will require detailed accounting and cost tracking of multi-million-dollar projects with multiple tasks and subtasks.  These projects are in various stages of completion and the position will work closely with the current project and program managers associated with these projects.  The ideal candidate will have demonstrated similar experience with large, complex projects.


Much of the project work consists of natural resource support for energy and mineral resource permitting and management as well as some residential and commercial development.  The ability to multi-task to meet short term deliverables will be required as will the ability to take direction from multiple project managers.  In addition, the position will require the ability to:

•    Organize, manage, and prepare project administrative records.
•    Assist in project controls functions for multiple projects including budget tracking, monthly invoices and progress reporting and preparing invoice backup.
•    Assist in the review and editing of technical documents.
•    Communicate to project team members and clients regarding schedules, budgets, and objectives of the project. 
•    Assist in office accounting, process accounts receivable and accounts payable invoices.
•    Assist in expense reporting for staff and reviewing expense reports for accuracy.
•    Assist project managers in project controls using Oracle.
•    Provide notetaking and prepare meeting note summaries. 
•    Assist in preparing proposals and business development materials.
•    Assist in coordinating office events.
•    Handle general office administrative tasks as assigned (i.e., process mail and packages, project deliverable production, photocopies and scans, prepare FedEx and USPS outgoing mail, etc.).
•    Assist with office supply inventory as needed.
•    Assist with ordering or picking up food for on- and off-site meetings, office events, and activities


•    A Bachelor's degree or similar, in accounting, business, marketing or closely related field is desired.  
•    3 to 5 years of relevant work experience is desired.
•    A strong understanding of accounting tools is a must.  
•    Proficiency in Word and Excel is a must.  
•    A working knowledge of Oracle would also be beneficial.  
•    Need to be able to quickly understand and gain knowledge of project administration pertaining to environmental projects. 
•    Able to work independently to finish tasks and projects on schedule, within budget, and to an exemplary level of quality. 

About Tetra Tech:


Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.


At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.


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.


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