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Senior Engineering Geologist (JC - 384766) 04/02/24

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Positions at the Water Boards may be eligible for telework with in-person attendance based on the operational needs of the position.

The State Water Resources Control Board’s (State Water Board) has an opening for a permanent full-time Senior Engineering Geologist (Specialist) in the Division of Water Quality’s Sustainable Water Plans and Policies Section. As the Integrated Water Resource Management Hydrogeology Specialist for the Division of Water Quality, you will work independently and collaboratively on projects and policies to equitably increase water resiliency in California while protecting ecosystems for future generations. Job duties require strong critical thinking and project management skills; expertise in hydrogeology, infiltration, and geochemical processes; and the ability to review and interpret data, technical reports, and engineering designs and plans for water supplies.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about environmental justice, developing environmentally protective regulations, and working through complex technical issues to promote integrated water resource management. We foster a positive, team-oriented environment and are committed to act in the best interest of the people of the state and the environment. We are seeking an enthusiastic self-starter to join our dynamic team, so apply today!  

The position is eligible for telework with periodic travel and in-office days. The office is located at 1001 I Street, 15th Floor, Sacramento.


Additional information about the job is available in the Duty Statement.

Additional information:

Candidates must possess essential personal qualifications including integrity, initiative, dependability, good judgment, the ability to work cooperatively with others, and the ability to perform the assigned duties of the class.

If the position requires driving, you must possess a current and valid driver’s license. Please Do Not include full Social Security Number, method of eligibility, and LEAP information in your application package.

Salary information – CalHR salary rules allow appointment at the entrance rate (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 2, § 599.673) of a classification. For classes with alternate ranges, placement is based on education/experience.

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You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10,886.00 - $13,625.00 / month

The Water Resources Control Board is a Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSFL) Qualified Employer.