Job Opportunities

Assistant or Associate Civil Engineer – Water Resources Engineering

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Schaaf & Wheeler is looking for a highly motivated civil engineer to assist with hydrologic and hydraulic analyses and with water and wastewater infrastructure projects.

Typical projects include: analysis and design of water systems and/or components including computer modeling, design of pump stations, storm drain hydraulics, sewer hydraulics, flood control hydrology and hydraulics, cost estimating, preparation of bid packages, permitting assistance, AutoCAD drafting, field surveying, and report writing.

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of a BS in Civil Engineering and 2-6 years of experience designing water resource related infrastructure and performing hydrologic and hydraulic analyses.
  • An advanced degree is a plus
  • EIT (FE) certificate is required
  • A Professional Engineering license is required for the associate position.
  • The ability to communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing) with clients and project team members.
  • Proficiency with MS Office
  • Recent intermediate level AutoCAD experience is required
  • Proficiency with ArcGIS is highly preferred

Ideally, the assistant/associate engineer will work with a senior engineer and then manage smaller projects on his or her own. He or she will also work with our other offices.

Contact Information:

Please send cover letter explaining your qualifications, along with your resume to

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