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Jobs and Scholarships in Water

Senior Water Resource Control Engineer

The San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board (San Diego Water Board) has an opening for a Senior Water Resource Control Engineer in the Surface Waters Protection Branch. 

Learn more about the position.


Summer Environmental Water Quality Monitoring Intern

WSP USA's CA Water Quality & Engineering Group is seeking a Summer 2023 Environmental Water Quality Monitoring Intern to work out of our San Diego, CA office. This position is seeking a currently enrolled Undergraduate student.

Learn more about the WSP internship.


NWRI Fellowship

The National Water Research Institute (NWRI) fellowship program awards funds to graduate students who are conducting water research in the United States.  To be eligible, students must be accepted and enrolled in an US-based graduate program. Fellowships are underwritten by NWRI, the American Membrane Technology Association, and the Southern California Salinity Coalition.

Learn more about the fellowship.


Industrial Economics, Incorporated

Industrial Economics, Incorporated (IEc) is looking to attract top graduate students to their firm who are eager to work in economic and environmental consulting. IEc will begin to review and screen candidates immediately, to recruit several Associates (with graduate degrees). 

For their Associate search, they focus on folks with graduate degrees in economics, finance, Energy, public policy, and related fields. Though the timing is flexible, they seek immediate, and spring 2023 hires.

Visit their website at indecon.com for more information.


County of San Diego

Entry-level Staff Positions

The County of San Diego is committed to providing and retaining a skilled, adaptable, and diverse workforce for County departments so they may deliver superior services to the residents and visitors of the County.  Entry-level positions in civil engineering, planning, and more are available. 

Learn more about jobs with the County.

Student Worker Positions

The County of San Diego offers a student worker program to provide valuable work experience directly related to a student’s academic field of study. Participants will be given high-level work experience that would prepare them for permanent County positions. 

Learn more about student worker positions.