EngineerWESTLANDS WATER DISTRICT
Westlands Water District is seeking Engineers.
Field Engineer: Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Agricultural Engineering, or a related field with
coursework in planning, design, construction, and operation of a water distribution and drainage systems
pipeline distribution system and related hydraulic structures and equipment. Possession of a valid
California Class C Driver’s License along with a driving record acceptable to the District’s automobile
insurance provider is required. Possession of a valid certificate of registration as an Engineer in Training
(EIT) issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers or must be obtained
within twelve (12) months of assignment.
Associate Engineer: Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Agricultural, or Environmental Engineering, or a related
field and two (2) years of complex engineering experience related to project identification, planning,
design, construction, and operation of water distribution and drainage systems, power generation and
conveyance systems, ground water resources, and water conservation and management. Possession of
a valid California Class C Driver’s License along with a driving record acceptable to the District’s
automobile insurance provider is required Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a
Professional Engineer, Civil Engineer or Land Surveyor issued by the California State Board of
Registration for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists.
The Associate Engineer vacancy exists in the Field Engineering and Planning Department. This position will
report to the District’s Five Points Field Office; approximately 45 miles southwest of Fresno, CA. Normal work
hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with a 30-minute lunch. The Associate Engineer: will plan, organize,
assign, direct, review, and engage in the preparation of various analyses, planning feasibility studies,
project development, interpretation and preparation of studies, mitigation plans, environmental
documents, designs, specification, contract and bid documents, estimates, and reports. This position
will also research project design requirements and perform related calculations; conduct plans checks
to ensure compliance with District and various environmental and regulatory standards; prepare time
and material cost estimates.