Local recruitment: Water Resource Control Engineer (JC-353675)

California State Water Resources Control Board

Sacramento, CA, USA 🇺🇸

To be considered for this position, you must apply at CalCareers.ca.gov. First, create a CalCareers account. Once your account is created you can locate the position by entering 353675 in the search field. Note: This position will no longer be available on CalCareers after the job closes on 3/1/23. No applications will be accepted after the job closing date.

Positions at the Water Boards may be eligible for telework with in-person attendance based on the operational needs of the position. Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, applying electronically is highly encouraged.

Would you rather:

Work for the greater good,
Earn a competitive salary, or
Enjoy work-life balance?

In most careers, you’re forced to pick one of these choices (two if you’re lucky). Join our team, and you can have all three! The State Water Resources Control Board’s Division of Financial Assistance has an opening for a Water Resource Control Engineer in the Groundwater Grant Program (GWGP). The position is headquartered at 1001 I Street in downtown Sacramento. GWGP team members currently work 1-2 days per month in the office, and tele-work from home for the remainder of the month. Although remote work requirements may change, the GWGP will follow a 90-95% telework schedule for the foreseeable future. The GWGP provides financial aid to projects that clean up contaminated groundwater – one facet of the State Water Board’s efforts to keep California’s water clean, affordable, and abundant. Our Water Resource Control Engineers earn a competitive salary while enjoying employee-friendly working conditions. What’s more: the Division of Financial Assistance has grown by over 20% in the last four years, creating 60 new positions at all levels of the hierarchy; aspirational employees will find many opportunities for professional growth!

Duties: Under the close supervision of a Senior Engineering Geologist, the incumbent will provide financial assistance to projects that clean up contamination in groundwater and surface water. Duties may include: Reviewing and approving plans, specifications, reports, and other technical documents to ensure that projects remain on track. Reviewing and approving invoices to ensure that public funds are only used for their rightful purpose. Serving on advisory committees to guide projects toward methods that are effective yet cost-efficient. Traveling for site visits and conducting meetings with stakeholders.

To learn more about this position and how to apply, please visit CalCareers and search position by job title or 353675.






IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development