Water Resources Engineer
Provost & Pritchard is looking for an experienced and motivated candidate to add to our engineering staff company wide. The following opportunity is now available:
Water Resources Engineer
Experience: 2-10 years; Associate, Senior or Principal level determined by years of experience.
Location: Any Office or Remote (Bakersfield, Visalia, Clovis, Los Banos, Modesto, Sacramento, Chico, Sonora)
This position will actively participate in projects with a team of dedicated engineering professionals that serve irrigation districts, groundwater sustainability agencies, and agricultural entities throughout California’s Central Valley. This position offers engineering professionals the opportunity to work directly with clients and manage innovative projects that meet today’s water management challenges, leading agriculture and surrounding communities to a more a sustainable future. Duties will involve project planning, engineering consulting and design, client contact and project management.
Candidates must show an understanding of water resources engineering and be able to apply their knowledge in a practical manner. We expect serious candidates to have an understanding, interest, and experience in areas such as:
• Water Sustainability Studies and Solutions
• Surface water conveyance and distribution
• Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR) and Aquifer Storage and Recovery (ASR)
• Water Conservation
• Irrigation District Operations
• Groundwater Management, Recharge and Banking
• Environmental Compliance Issues
• Project Funding and Grants
• Water Transfers and Exchanges
• Water Rights
• Feasibility Studies
• Project Planning and Design
• Public Works Construction Contracts
Must hold an active CA PE license or licensed in another state and be willing to sit for CA license within 18 months of hire; 2-10 years experience working with teams in studies, investigations, and designs that delivered positive results. Candidate’s experience must show an increasing level of responsibility, skill and knowledge in water-related projects. Experience with irrigation districts and knowledge of California water rights and water systems preferred. Occasional field work and overnight travel are required.
About Our Company
Provost & Pritchard Consulting Group offers a wide range of engineering & consulting services for a diverse group of clients. The Company was founded on the belief that we should all enjoy what we do and where we work. We make significant effort to help everyone set professional objectives and pursue the projects and services that interest them most, while ensuring they maintain the life/work balance that they each desire. Provost & Pritchard is also an employee-owned company allowing all staff to benefit from the company’s success.
For over five decades, Provost & Pritchard has upheld a tradition of excellence in California. Our focus is serving our clients well. We work with our clients to transform their projects from concepts to completion by developing practical solutions. We offer a diverse set of services including civil and agricultural engineering, hydrogeology, planning, environmental, surveying and construction management. With eight offices stretching from Chico to Bakersfield, our staff is accessible to our clients throughout the state.
Provost & Pritchard Consulting Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.