Environmental Planner I @ Tetra Tech, Inc.

Environmental Planner I


Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves the 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. We provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity.

Fort Point Associates, (www.fpa-inc.com ), a Tetra Tech Company, is currently seeking an entry level Environmental Planner to support a wide range of private development, institutional and public sector projects, including climate change and sustainable development issues. Join a top-notch team of planners in a friendly, flexible and collaborative downtown work environment. This full-time position, located at 31 State Street, Boston MA, is easily accessible from all major transit lines including North Station and South Station.

Responsibilities :

  • Organizational support for project team and public meetings, including developing schedules, sending notifications, drafting agendas, and taking and distributing notes and preparing permit documents
  • Research and documentation for planning initiatives and development project permitting
  • Drafting text for planning initiatives and permitting documents
  • Conducting research and drafting text, maps, and graphics for planning and permitting documents
  • Attendance at and logistical coordination for community meetings, including preparation of presentation materials
  • General administrative support, including editing and formatting of documents, maintaining and ordering office supplies

Qualifications :

  • Bachelors degree in Planning, Environmental Science or related field with demonstrated GIS training or coursework
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience or Masters degree in related field
  • Strong technical writing, organizational, and oral communication skills required
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) or other graphic programs required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) and ArcGIS and or AutoCAD highly desirable
  • Knowledge of and interest in project scheduling and project tracking systems software highly desirable
  • Familiarity with real estate planning and development including urban, waterfront, or institutional developments
  • Some knowledge of public processes associated with municipal planning and development review initiatives

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.

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

Entry-level, Mid-level



Boston, Massachusetts, United States




2020-06-29 00:00