Kern County Water Agency

NOW HIRING! Engineering & Groundwater Services Manager

$190,000 – $225,000 Annually + $20,000 Signing Bonus!!

This position will be responsible for supervising staff within the Engineering and Groundwater Services Department and planning, organizing and directing Agency engineering and groundwater management activities.

All applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field with applicable coursework.  Ten (10) years of increasing responsibility performing engineering activities related to the planning, design, scheduling, bidding and construction of water infrastructure is required; four (4) years of which must have been in a supervisory or leadership capacity.

All applicants must complete a Kern County Water Agency application. Visit for more information on the position and to submit an application.  Closing date for submitting applications is July 19, 2024. 

All applicants are subject to a pre-employment physical, drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.  EOE.