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Senior Project Manager/Client Development Lead Energy Practice

Tetra Tech, Inc.
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
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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 a Senior Project Manager/Client Development Lead - Energy Practice in the Oklahoma City, OK (Mid-Continent Region - Texas, Nebraska, Kansas and Oklahoma). This strategic opportunity has the potential to establish an energy practice by establishing and growing a client base and acquiring staff to support Tetra Tech's growth initiatives.

Tetra Tech's energy practice includes fossil fuel-fired power generation, transmission and substations, wind power generation (on-shore and off-shore), solar power generation, natural gas transmission pipelines (FERC and non-FERC regulated), compressor stations, and other related facilities.


  • Manage projects and work within a group and independently to execute projects and help grow the energy sector
  • Scoping, execution and management of permitting and regulatory compliance projects associated with the siting, routing, construction, and operation of oil and natural gas transmission, storage and distribution facilities, electric transmission facilities, and power facilities, including renewable energy facilities
  • Lead teams with the input and management of numerous environmental and human resources including regulatory reviews and preparation of local, state and federal permit applications, resource analysis, corridor identification, route refinement, agency consultation, and public outreach
  • Lead the acquisition of new clients and projects
  • Lead business development initiatives and prepare winning proposals
  • Project work may be anywhere in the U.S., but an emphasis will be projects in the Mid-Continent Region of US


  • Bachelor's or master's degree in a related field (i.e. planning, environmental studies, or a closely related discipline)
  • 10-15 years of professional experience. This experience may include electric transmission, power generation and/or natural gas transmission siting and permitting experience, with prior management of fossil-fired energy infrastructures facility permitting projects
  • Experience with environmental processes, including NEPA, Siting Boards, FERC, BLM, USFS, USFWS, COE, required, as well as experience with federal, state and local regulators
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to manage the permitting of complex linear and other energy projects, have strong critical thinking capabilities, and flexible approach to problem solving, excellent interpersonal communication (oral and written), planning, and organizational skills; and attention to detail
  • Must have a working knowledge or understanding of system planning and engineering aspects of energy facilities, and excellent client and public communication skills
  • Must be able to demonstrate a good working relationship with clients and project teams
  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality and professionalism are critical skills
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks, coordinate effectively with others, and work independently within a team are key to the success of this opportunity
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential
  • Experience managing staff, projecting workloads and scheduling work
  • Ability to see big picture, understanding of company goals and ability to provide leadership for the successful implementation of same goals

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 , follow us on Twitter (@TetraTech or like us on Facebook. 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.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies

Posted: 2020-03-15 Expires: 2020-04-13
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