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Program Management
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Tetra Tech Inc. is currently seeking a full-time Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) Program Manager for our Harrisburg, PA office.

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.  

Tetra Tech is seeking to add a team member who has familiarity and experience working with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).  Tetra Tech provides services on behalf of Pennsylvania’s Office of the Budget, which includes conducting reviews of RACP Application and Business Plans (A&BP) and providing construction monitoring services, to ensure programmatic compliance with RACP guidelines and requirements.  Tetra Tech is seeking an applicant who can both provide these services as well as oversee project team members who are providing assistance.  

Immediate responsibilities include:
•    Provide A&BP review services on behalf of the Office of the Budget.
•    Host and conduct required meetings with applicants.
•    Act as the primary point of contact for RACP applicants actively participating on the program.
•    Provide construction monitoring services on behalf of the Office of the Budget.
•    Review construction documentation.
•    Develop all reporting material required to be submitted to the Office of the Budget. 
•    Prepare meeting materials in the required format.
•    Develop Application Review Reports for submittal to the Office of the Budget.
•    Track all special conditions identified by the Office of the Budget for specific projects, and ensure they are being addressed to the Office of the Budget's standards.

The individual will work in a team environment with staff members from various disciplines.  This position will include the following functions:
•    Functioning as the primary point of contact with the Office of the Budget.
•    Technical writing for sections of reports, plans, and other related documents.
•    Facilitating meetings.
•    Providing oversight and management of staff members.
•    Reviewing deliverables created by other project staff.
•    Reassigning staff and coordinating work efforts.
•    Managing project time and budgets for active projects.
•    Troubleshooting issues that are causing projects to lag.
•    Securing new RACP projects through the Office of the Budget.
•    Managing projects in accordance with Tetra Tech's technical, quality, and fiscal requirements and policies.
•    Mentoring and developing less-experienced planning staff.

Job Requirements:

Tetra Tech is seeking individuals who are already familiar with the RACP program, have experience in developing and reviewing funding applications, and are familiar with general construction projects. The following experience is required:
•    A minimum of five (5) years of experience working directly with clients or grant recipients.
•    A minimum of three (3) years of experience providing oversight of staff members on projects.
•    A minimum of three (3) years of experience actively working on RACP projects- preparing and/or reviewing A&BPs on behalf of the Office of the Budget.
•    A complete understanding of all phases of the A&BP development and review process, as well as the construction monitoring process.
•    An understanding of, and familiarity with, the RACP program's requirements for steel and prevailing wage compliance.
•    Familiarity with construction projects- phasing, change orders, permitting, etc.

Successful applicants will have the following skills:
•    Ability to communicate effectively with Commonwealth officials, applicants, developers, construction teams, and a variety of other stakeholders
•    Analytical skills related to qualitative and quantitative data
•    Technical and non-technical writing
•    Information and data analysis
•    Meeting facilitation
•    Project management
•    Delegation of work
•    Conflict resolution
•    Multi-tasking and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
•    Must be able to drive a motor vehicle and pass a motor vehicle records background check
•    A Bachelor's Degree in public administration, finance, planning, construction management, building inspection, engineering, or another related field.

The position's primary work environment is an office environment.  The position will require occasional travel to client sites and other locations to conduct meetings, site visits, etc.  These sites may be outside, exposing the candidate to all weather conditions and varying terrain, particularly at active construction sites.  Site visits or other meetings may involve long periods of time in a motor vehicle.  Some occasional evening and/or weekend work and/or travel will be required.
•    Must be able to work in an office environment.  As such, the candidate will need to sit at a computer screen for long periods of time during working hours.  Alternate desk arrangements (e.g., standing desk) can be made.

•    Must be able to safely conduct construction monitoring services at active construction sites.

•    Must be able to carry documents and other materials up to 20 pounds for short periods of time.

•    Must be able to travel by road, rail, and/or air throughout Pennsylvania.

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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