A career with the Department of Water Resources holds a promising and exciting challenge for those who want to participate in shaping California's future through water resources. We offer ample opportunities for advancement and training, along with State government service benefits. Work and learn with the experts, expand your horizon, and be your best – join our respected team and take charge of your career.
DWR values a diverse workforce and is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that respects and embraces differences where employees from various backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed and valued. We promote a rewarding work environment with many opportunities for professional and personal growth.
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Phone: (916) 653-3921
Fax: (916) 653-1533
California Department of Water Resources
715 P Street, 7th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
The Human Resources office is open 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.