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Construction Civil Engineers for Future Projects - Global Needs - US Government Clearance Required

20500000464 Requisition #

PRO-Telligent, A Tetra Tech Company, needs Civil Engineers for Global Projects that have a US Govt. Security Clearance for US Embassy and Consulate construction projects with State Dept. Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO).


The Project

  • Projects Types include:
    • New US Embassy Compound (NEC)
    • New US Consulate Compound (NCC)
    • Compound Projects may include some of the following:
      • Office buildings
      • Marine Security Guard Residences (MSGR)
      • Chanceries
      • Support Annexes (SPX)
      • Shops and Vehicle Maintenance Bays
      • Compound Access Control Facilities (CAC)
      • Utility Buildings (UTL)
      • Parking Structures (PKG)
      • Warehouses
      • Security Upgrades - Physical Barriers, Emergency Sanctuaries, Technical Security Systems, Fire Protection Systems (alarms/sprinklers)
      • Site/Landscape Improvements
      • and more.
  • Project Duration typically ranges from 2-4 years (we always ask for a minimum commitment of 1 year)
  • Housing and transportation allowances are provided (unless there is a secure compound in a conflict zone).
  • Uplifts can range from 5% to 65% of base salary (depending on location, cost of living, and a variety of other factors)
  • Full benefits (medical, dental, vision, 30 days paid time off a year, paid round trip flights home periodically while on assignment)

Position Description

  • Provide full range of critical engineering, construction quality assurance, and technical oversight.
  • Perform technical inspections of civil work, monitor construction contractor's quality control program, and review project drawings to ensure compliance.
  • Observe onsite construction and determine if construction elements are being installed, formed, and executed properly.
  • Monitor construction progress with regard to project schedule and submit weekly progress reports with recommendations based on technical review of project documents and field inspections.


  • US Govt. Secret Clearance or higher
  • US Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering 
  • Current US PE license can substitute for degree
  • 7 years construction experience
  • ABET accredited international degree accepted in lieu of US Bachelor’s or US PE

Next Steps

  • Apply though this site
  • Upload an up to date resume
  • Complete the pre-screening questions
If this is not the position for you please feel free to refer anyone you know to this listing or the ones below.


We Also Need

  1. Project Controls Engineers
  2. Mechanical Engineers
  3. Electrical Engineers
  4. Construction Managers
  5. Architects
  6. Safety Professionals


Company Information

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—22,000 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 over 470 locations around the world. We offer a competitive full range compensation package including; company subsidized medical, vision, dental and prescription coverage; company paid life insurance and long-term disability; 401 (k); employee stock purchase plan and so much more!

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, for immediate consideration submit your resume to http://www.tetratech.com/. Please mention the position you are applying for in your cover letter and include salary requirements.

Tetra Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. Please visit our website at http://www.tetratech.com/ to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.

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.


Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.


If you are disabled and need assistance with your job application process, please fax the position you are applying for to: 703-414-5593.

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