Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in a career with OWP, an equal opportunity employer. The following positions are currently open.

Senior Environmental Engineer — Training Program  |  Apply for this position
The Environmental Engineer (Engineer) is a key contributor to the development, improvement, and promotion of the training curriculum at the Office of Water Programs. This individual is responsible for assessing training needs in the profession, providing technical input for new training courses and programs, and for updating existing course curricula. The Engineer works closely with and provides consultation to the OWP Training group, consisting of the technical editors, IT, and customer service groups. This individual is also responsible for collaborating with content contributors and integrating their work into OWP training materials. Engagement in professional organizations is expected as part of promotion and networking for the training program. The Engineer works closely with the Director of Office of Water Programs or his designee in promoting, planning, organizing, responding to technical inquiries, and representing OWP at meetings and conferences.

Staff Research Engineer I  |  Apply for this position
The Office of Water Programs is seeking a Staff Research Engineer I with a strong background in water resources modelling. Staff Research Engineers provide engineering support and advice services for applied research projects conducted by the Office of Water Programs on environmental engineering problems. This position includes civil, environmental, and water resources engineering specialties. Research Engineers may teach one course per semester for the CSUS Department of Civil Engineering. The series includes positions involved in planning and construction of experimental facilities; planning, administering, and conducting research activities; and disseminating research results. Emphasis is on securing, administering, and managing research in the areas of environmental and water resources engineering. This position assists the Director of the Office of Water Programs or their designee in preparation of proposals, marketing, planning, organizing, supervising, and/or performing the work of a professional engineering staff; represents OWP at meetings and conferences involving campus, university, private, state, and federal entities in matters related to the subject research; and manages projects and assures the quality of the products of the group.

Staff Research Engineer II  |  Apply for this position
The Office of Water Programs is seeking a Staff Research Engineer II with a strong background in water resources modelling. Staff Research Engineers provide engineering support and advice services for applied research projects conducted by the Office of Water Programs on environmental engineering problems. This position includes civil, environmental, and water resources engineering specialties. Staff Research Engineers may teach one course per semester for the CSUS Department of Civil Engineering. The series includes positions involved in planning and construction of experimental facilities; planning, administering, and conducting research activities; and disseminating research results. Emphasis is on securing, administering, and managing research in the areas of environmental and water resources engineering. This position assists the Director of Office of Water Programs or their designee in preparation of proposals, marketing, planning, organizing, supervising, and/or performing the work of a professional engineering staff; represents OWP at meetings and conferences involving campus, university, private, state, and federal entities in matters related to the subject research; and manages projects and assures the quality of the products of the group.