Visalia, CA, United States

Water Resources Engineer/Project Manager

 Job Description:

Water Resources Engineer/Project Manager

Job Location:  Visalia, CA


4Creeks is seeking a Water Resources Engineer/Project Manager to work under the Water Department Manager. Responsibilities for this position would include being a subject matter expert on water sustainability studies and solutions, surface water conveyance and distribution, manage aquifer recharge (MAR) and aquifer storage and recover (ASR), water conservation, irrigation district operations, groundwater management, recharge, and banking, project funding and grants, water transfers and exchanges, water rights, feasibilities studies, project planning and design.

This position can specialize in water program leads (Sustainable Groundwater Management Program, Irrigated Lands Regulatory Program, CV-Salts, etc.), or surface water and groundwater engineering solutions (delivery systems (canals, etc.), recharge basins, etc.).

Duties will involve project planning, engineering consulting and design, client contact and project management. Other responsibilities include client management, presenting at and attending meetings, project tracking, site visits and documentation of site conditions. This position will primarily entail office work.

Minimum Qualifications:

1. Minimum of 3 years of experience in water resources/consulting or closely related field

2. B.S. in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or related field is preferred

3. The ideal candidate will have extensive working knowledge of the regulatory programs impacting irrigated agriculture and groundwater management in California

4. Knowledge of agricultural water management practices is preferred

5. Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel is required.

6. Experience working in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is preferred


Salary will be determined by candidates skill and experience level and highly competitive with industry standards.

Benefits package includes full employee health coverage (50% coverage for dependents), company 401(k) contribution, and performance bonuses. The expected pay range for this position is $80,000 to $125,000 annual salary.

About 4Creeks:

We are a small band of visionaries, mentors, and citizens, driven by a deeply instilled belief that together we can help solve some of the challenges we face. Were determined to play our part in inspiring a new future and rebuilding what's broken, from Bakersfield to Sacramento. We call Central California home and are committed to using all the tools and resources at our disposal to make this region known for greatness.

You'll quickly find out that 4Creeks is built on a fun, challenging, and collaborative work environment. A team-based approach is the standard we uphold, and we believe that no one person is more valuable than the other. We enjoy working together and pooling our resources to provide the best solution we can create together. As you walk through our doors we think you'll see and feel the 4Creeks difference.

How to Apply:

For immediate consideration; please apply on our website with your resume and cover letter detailing your background, skills, and experience. Our Human Resource Administrator will contact you promptly for initial interview coordination. If there are any questions, please contact us at

The Other Stuff:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, apply range of motion within hands and fingers, including sensitivity to touch, and use a computer. The employee frequently is required to talk, hear, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.

This position may require occasional field work which requires the ability to work outdoors in a wide variety of weather and terrain conditions.

  Required Skills:

Disabilities Site Visits Doors Sensitivity Pay Disposal SIT Resume Funding Sustainability Agriculture Consulting Information Systems Salary Compensation Civil Engineering Project Planning Storage Banking Documentation Project Management Planning Microsoft Office Design Engineering Management

 Salary Package:

$ 80,000.00 - 125,000.00 (US Dollar)