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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: August 21, 2017

Accountant Trainee ($3,524 – $4,202)  or Accounting Officer (Specialist) ($4,177 – $5,230)  NEW
Accountant Trainee ($3,524 – $4,202)  or Accounting Officer (Specialist) ($4,177 – $5,230)
Accounting Administrator II ($6,245-$7,760)
Assistant Safety Engineer ($5,837–$7,303)
Associate Governmental Program Analyst ($4,784 – $5,988)  or Staff Services Analyst (G) ($3,063 - $4,980)
Associate Information Systems Analyst (Specialists) ($5,022 - $6,603)
Associate Information Systems Analyst (Specialists) ($5,022 - $6,603), Permanent Intermittent, Two Positions Available  NEW
Associate Information Systems Analyst (Specialists)($5,022 - $6,603) (PI) Two Positions
Associate Personnel Analyst ($4,784-$5,988)  or Staff Services Analyst (General) ($3,063-$4,980)
Engineer, Water Resources ($5,098 - $9,548)
Engineer, Water Resources ($5,098-$9,548)  NEW
Engineering Geologist ($5,098-$9,597)
Environmental Program Manager I (Supervisory) ($9,861-$12,259)
Heavy Equipment Mechanic ($4,550–$5,756)  NEW
Hydroelectric Plant Technician II ($7,375 – $9,345)  NEW
Hydroelectric Plant Technician III ($8,116 - $10,283)
Junior Engineering Technician ($2,377–$3,596)
Legal Analyst ($4,177 - $5,230), Permanent Intermittent  NEW
Legal Analyst ($4,177 - $5,230) - Two positions available  NEW
Office Assistant (Typing) ($2,331-$3,165)  NEW
Office Assistant (Typing) ($2,331-$3,165), Permanent Intermittent
Office Assistant (Typing) ($2,331-$3,165), Permanent Intermittent - Two positions available  NEW
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921 - $3,656)
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921 - $3,656)  NEW
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921-$3,656)
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921–$3,656)
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921-$3,656), Limited Term up to 12 Months  NEW
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921-$3,656), Permanent Intermittent  NEW
Office Technician (Typing) ($2,921-$3,656), Permanent Intermittent  NEW
Program Manager II, California Bay Delta Authority ($10,772 - $12,231)
Program Manager II, California Bay-Delta Authority ($10,772 – $12,231)
Senior Environmental Scientist (Specialist) ($6,182-$7,690)
Senior Hydroelectric Power Utility Engineer (Supervisor) ($8,986-11,247)  NEW
Staff Programmer Analyst (Specialist) ($5,507 - $7,242)
Staff Services Analyst ($3,063 -$4,980)  or Associate Governmental Program Analyst ($4,784 - $5,988), Permanent Intermittent  NEW
Staff Services Analyst ($3,063 - $4,980)
Staff Services Manager I (Specialist) ($5,689 - $7,068)
Student Assistant (Engineering and Architectural Sciences) ($12.56-$19.36/hour)  NEW
Supervising Hydroelectric Power Utility Engineer ($9,870 - $12,356)
Supervising Hydroelectric Power Utility Engineer ($9,870 - $12,356), Limited Term up to 12 months
Systems Software Specialist III (Supervisory) ($7,185 - $9,445)
Utility Craftsworker, Water Resources ($5,656 – $6,502)
Utility Craftsworker, Water Resources ($5,656–$6,502) - Two positions available  NEW
Youth Aid ($10.50/hour), Temporary Intermittent
Youth Aid ($10.50/hour) - Two positions available
Youth Aid ($10.50 hour), Temporary Intermittent