Human Resources Office
DWR Job Vacancies

The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.

Job vacancies are available to persons with civil service eligibility. Only persons with list, transfer, reinstatement, or training and development eligibility may be considered. If using list eligibility, indicate your examination score on the application. Submit a Standard State Application to the contact indicated. Unless otherwise indicated, applications must be postmarked on or before the final filing date. Applications will be evaluated based on eligibility and desirable qualifications and interviews may be scheduled. For information on how to obtain list eligibility, click here, or check out the California Department of Human Resources website.

Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview.

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Last Updated: November 17, 2017

Accounting Administrator II ($6,245 - $7,760)
Associate Cost Estimator, Water Resources ($7,196-$9,000)
Associate Governmental Program Analyst ($4,784 - $5,988)
Associate Governmental Program Analyst ($4,784 - $5,988)
Attorney IV ($9,782 – $12,560)
Electrical Engineer ($5,098-$7,303)
Engineer, Water Resources ($5,098- $9,548)
Environmental Scientist ($3,493 – $6,679)
Fish and Wildlife Scientific Aid ($12.59-$14.93/hour) (2 Positions) Temporary/Intermittent
Fish and Wildlife Scientific Aid ($12.59-$14.93)
Hydroelectric Plant Operator ($6,857-$8,500)
Hydroelectric Plant Technician I ($5,536 - $8,499)
Legal Secretary ($3,303 - $4,343)
Mechanical Engineer ($5,098 - $9,548)
Office Assistant (Typing) ($2,331-$3,165) (Permanent Intermittent)
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921 - $3,656)
Personnel Supervisor II ($4,508 - $5,644)
Program Manager I (California Bay-Delta Authority) ($9,804 - $11,133)
Right of Way Agent ($3,546 – $5,492)
Senior Accounting Officer (Specialist) ($4784-$5988)
Senior Engineer, Water Resources ($8,986 - $11,247)
Senior Engineer, Water Resources ($8,986 - $11,247)
Senior Hydroelectric Plant Operator ($7,538- $9,345)
Senior Hydroelectric Power Utility Engineer (Supervisor) ($8,986 - $11,247)
Senior Hydroelectric Power Utility Engineer (Supervisor) ($8,986-$11,247)
Senior Structural Engineer ($9,404 - $11,767) (2 Positions Available)
Staff Services Manager I ($5,689 – $7,068)
Staff Services Manager I ($5,689-$7,068)  NEW
Staff Services Manager II (Supervisory) ($6245 - $7760)
Student Assistant (Engineering & Architectural Sciences) Temporary Intermittent ($12.56-$19.36/hr.)
Student Assistant (Engineering and Architectural Sciences) ($12.56-$19.36)
Systems Software Specialist II (Technical) ($6,047 - $7,948)
Transportation Surveyor (Caltrans) ($4,974 - $9,548)
Transportation Surveyor (Caltrans) ($4,974-$9,548)
Warehouse Worker ($3,174 - $3,624)
Youth Aid ($10.92/hour), Temporary Intermittent
Youth Aid ($10.92 hour), Temporary Intermittent