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Tetra Tech’s High Performance Buildings Group brings together the expertise of talented engineers, commissioning agents, and energy analysts from around the world. We offer high-end, sustainable building consulting and MEP engineering services for blue-chip clients across every building sector. Our services include MEP design, Net Zero Energy, lighting design, commissioning, vertical transportation, low voltage, information technologies, security, fire engineering, sustainability consulting, and acoustics. We are Better Together—Powered by Innovation.


Glumac, A Tetra Tech Company, is a leader in Sustainable Design. Our mission is to engineer and commission “green buildings that work.”


We search for genuinely passionate people who thrive in collaborative environments, care deeply about sustainability and want to bring new engineering innovations to building projects. If you also embrace accomplishing this with a diverse team of passionate people, we encourage you to apply.

We are engineers for a sustainable future! 


The Contracts Administrator supports the project management, operations, accounting, and business development teams through legal review and coordination of contracts, master service agreements, subconsultant agreements, task orders, Requests for Proposals (RFP), sample contracts, and other contractual agreements. The Contracts Administrator must have an ability to parse complex contractual language, identify risk, and assist with negotiating mutually agreeable agreements and mitigations to risk while maintaining client relationships. The Contracts Administrator is responsible for all phases of contract administration, shall be capable of working independently, and will have proven contract administrator experience with complex, multi-phase, multi-million-dollar design and construction projects in both commercial/institutional and government contracting.



  • Review and coordination of contracts, master service agreements, subconsultant agreements, task orders, RFPs, sample contracts, and other contractual documents and agreements
  • Identify and assist in limiting and mitigating risk in contract language and agreements
  • Lead or participate in the negotiation of prime and subcontract terms and conditions and preparation of prime and subconsultant contracts and agreements
  • Work with the accounting team to ensure adherence to finance and risk requirements
  • Advise, interpret, and consult on all matters associated with contract requirements
  • Review RFP or solicitation request requirements to ensure company response is aligned
  • Track contractual requirements such as escalation, invoicing requirements, required forms and filings, process for additional service authorization, critical dates, insurance requirements, etc.
  • Coordination of proposed/required insurance coverage requirements
  • Review of government contracts to ensure compliance and compensation are managed and coordinated
  • Work directly with Project Managers on significant contract matters and help ensure project is delivered in compliance with contractual terms requirements
  • Assist as needed in the project setup process to align with contract requirements
  • Prepare, administer, review, and assist with nondisclosure agreements as may be required
  • Administer and maintain contracts from receipt of solicitation through contract performance to contract close-out
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • The Contract Administrator will report to Director of Operations or Operating Unit Controller.
  • Collaborates respectfully and communicates effectively with all project team members, including corporate enterprise risk management, operations, project managers, managing and regional directors, accounting, and business development.



  • Ten plus years of experience administering contracts ($500K or higher) with skills in contract management, risk mitigation, and negotiations within the Architecture/Engineering/Construction (AEC) industry
  • Experience in project delivery methods including Design-Bid-Build, Design-Build, Design-Assist, and all contract/compensation structures (Fixed Fee, T&M NTE, T&M, Cost Plus, Fixed Fee, etc.)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree in related field such as Law, Communications, English, etc. is preferred; legal or paralegal studies could also be suitable; a degreed/practicing attorney is not required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with an in-depth knowledge of the nuances of legal terminology
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining professional relationships with both internal and external clients
  • Experience in prioritizing time and workload and flexibility to adapt to changing requirements to meet deadlines
  • Detail oriented, results focused, and highly organized
  • Software skills including Excel, Word, and Outlook



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.glumac.com or www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at https://www.glumac.com/careers/#open-positions or 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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