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Project Manager - Technical Services

Company: Tetra Tech, Inc.
Location: Los Alamos
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that keeps you on top of the latest technical developments and 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.

Tech2 Solutions (T2S) is a critical subcontractor on the N3B Los Alamos LLC team and will be providing program management and technical services in support of the ground & surface water monitoring as well as groundwater remediation programs at the U.S. Department of Energy's Los Alamos National Laboratory.

T2S is a full-service engineering and environmental consulting company with a worldwide reach in the areas of environmental monitoring and remediation, national security, systems engineering, data management and analytics for both federal and commercial customers.

T2S is currently seeking an experienced Project Manager -Technical Services. While working to achieve N3B LLCC objectives, will ensure all activities and operations are performed in a safe and deliberate manner; will maintain required safety, security and operational training; assure procedural and regulatory compliance; and make safety and security an integral part of every task; including taking the necessary steps to stop work if continuing the job is unsafe or compromises security.


  • Assists the Control Account Manager (CAM) with managing the scope, schedule, and budget for Technical Services, including Geographic Information Systems (GIS), civil engineering, database management, and telemetry systems.
  • Supervises staff in these project areas.
  • Ensures effective implementation of GIS services, storm water control design and construction, database/query development, and management of telemetry systems.
  • Integrates with Water Programs Operations on issues related to successful conduct of field operations related to storm water control construction and telemetry systems.
  • Verifies the implementation of safety and quality programs by staff.
  • Interacts with N3B management and local stakeholder staff as needed.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities (may include, but are not limited to):

  • Assists the Watershed Management and Technical Services Program Manager in ensuring Contract compliance within the Technical Services domain.
  • Plans, prepares, and issues project and task schedules and reports to meet N3B, DOE-EM, NMED, and EPA requirements.
  • Assists CAM in baseline development, invoice approvals, reviews and updates to project schedules, cost estimates, and estimate at completion.
  • Assists CAM in assuring financial and progress information in T2S business systems is uploaded to N3B business systems.
  • Assists CAM in managing the status of work in progress, cost-to-date, personnel availability, development of scopes of work (SOW), subcontracts, and project issues.
  • Responsible for overall delivery of projects safely, on-time, and at an optimal cost.
  • Responsible for assisting CAM in updating work control and project data databases.
  • Responsible for managing the preparation, content, and quality of deliverables and reports.
  • Complies with all health & safety policies and practices.
  • Complies with all site access and security requirements.


  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent work and education experience can be substituted.
  • 10 years' experience.
  • Expert knowledge and ability to develop and apply highly advanced principles, concepts and techniques in project management involving GIS, engineering, corrective actions, environmental services, and/or ecological services.
  • Skill and ability to perform critical strategic tasks and to interpret broad strategic requirements and develop and execute plans to satisfy them.
  • Ability to have an impact on organizational success and productivity, with latitude for independent judgment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at the highest levels.
  • Ability to develop and lead large sized projects, including defining scope, objectives, and methods.
  • Ability to train and mentor more junior staff.
  • Can be viewed as an expert within a specialty and as highly competent within the broad discipline, both internally and externally.
  • An advanced level of mathematical skills, communication skills, reasoning ability, and computer skills necessary to perform essential functions of the job.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented project environment.
  • Familiarity with the LANL site, access requirements, general employee requirements, and work environment preferred.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements (Light Work):

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.

Light Work Category:

  • Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for sedentary work.
  • The employee exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
  • The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.


  • This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; and nothing in this herein restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
  • In this position the qualified candidate may support one of more of the following departments, Groundwater Monitoring, Surface Water Monitoring, Drilling, Storm Water Corrective Actions, and/or Remediation Services.
  • The qualified candidate may be required to attain and maintain a DOE Q clearance.
  • Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Individual must pass a pre-employment drug screen and accept all company policies.
  • This position may require a physical fit-for-duty screen as well.

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

For more information on our company, please visit our website at To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at

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

Additional Information

  • Organization: 194 CES

Keywords: Tetra Tech, Inc., Santa Fe , Project Manager - Technical Services, Other , Los Alamos, New Mexico

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