Jul 01, 2021

Structures Design Engineer

  • Department of Water Resources
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Engineering Structural Engineer

Job Description

Structures Design Engineer

Organization: Department of Water REsources Date Posted: 9/9/2019 Date Needed: 10/1/2019 City: Sacramento Location: California Country: United States Primary Category: Engineering - Design Type of Position: Full-Time Education Requirement: Bachelor's Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

Description & Details

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is currently advertising a vacancy for a Structures Design Engineer.  Under the direction of a Senior Engineer, Water Resources, the structures design engineer performs structural analysis, design, and preparation of plans and specifications for a variety of projects including buildings, bridges, spillways, hydraulic structures, radial gates, intakes and miscellaneous water-related facilities, as well as design of modifications to existing facilities.  Additional duties include performing engineering studies and analyses of existing and proposed facilities, site inspections, and engineering support for projects under construction.  We are seeking individuals with a strong background of relevant civil engineering work experience with an emphasis in concrete and steel design; working knowledge of modern computer-based structural analysis applications and MicroStation or other Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) software; and strong written and verbal communication skills.  Candidates must possess the ability to work in a team environment; maintain regular, consistent attendance; identify and prioritize work; execute tasks independently with minimal supervision; exercise good judgment; and have experience with Microsoft Office suite.


Special Requirements:  Must possess a valid California Driver’s License.

How to Apply / Contact

How to apply:

 Please click on the Job Posting link below to apply for this position. You will also be required to take and pass the Engineer, Water Resources state exam before a job offer can be extended.  Candidates interested in learning more about the job vacancy and the State examination process should refer to the links below and the DWR contact person. Please reference SAP Position Number 50032296 and Job Control Number JC-170942 in the Explanations section of your application.

Contact: If you have any questions about this position, or are interested in learning more about the State examination process, please contact Debbie Pearson at Deborah.Pearson@water.ca.gov or (916) 653-7368.

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