Hydro Engineer I/II (Civil)

Company Name: Placer County Water Agency
Phone Number: (530) 823-4958
City: Auburn
State/Provence: California
Zip: 95604
Job Title: Hydro Engineer I/II (Civil)
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Engineering
Posting Start Date: February 21, 2017
Salary: $82,270 – $134,087
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours


Placer County Water Agency encompasses the entire 1,500-square-mile boundary of Placer County, ranging from the rim of the Sacramento Valley on the west to the Sierra Nevada and Lake Tahoe on the east.

The Agency is headquartered in Auburn and carries out a broad range of responsibilities, including water resource planning and management, retail and wholesale supply of irrigation water and drinking water, production of hydroelectric power, and watershed stewardship across Placer County.

We are seeking candidates for the position of:



$82,270 – $134,087 annually, DOQ, plus excellent benefits

PCWA is seeking a dynamic individual to perform the full range of civil engineering maintenance and design duties in support of the Agency’s multi-purpose Middle Fork American River Hydroelectric Project. This person will provide civil engineering expertise while serving in a project lead capacity for projects involving the maintenance, repair, modification, installation and replacement of civil structures and equipment.

Experience Required:

This position will work out of the Power System offices in Foresthill, CA. Our ideal candidate will possess at least four years of increasingly responsible civil engineering experience in hydroelectric generation and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of California is desirable.

How to Apply:

Visit our website for detailed recruitment information and to complete the on-line application: www.pcwa.net.

Posting End Date: March 10, 2017