Assistant/ Associate Civil Engineer – Municipal Infrastructure

Pay Range: Assistant – $30-$40/hr. / Associate – $40-$50/hr.


Provost & Pritchard is offering opportunities for assistant and associate civil engineers with a diversity of experience working on water, sewer and stormwater infrastructure projects for public agencies and private developers.  Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to build relationships and work closely with clients and work in multidisciplinary project teams.  The ideal candidate will have experience working on feasibility study, design and construction projects with the ability to solve problems independently and in a team environment.  Bilingual in Spanish is not required, but is a plus.

Candidates must show an understanding and desire to grow in knowledge of municipal infrastructure engineering and be able to apply their knowledge in a practical manner.  We work with clients ranging from large cities to very small unincorporated communities throughout California.  Serious candidates must have an interest and/or experience in areas such as:

  • Feasibility Studies
  • New/Replacement Infrastructure
  • Project Planning and Design
  • Project Funding Assistance Applications
  • Water System Consolidation Projects


Requirements of qualified assistant candidates:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering or related field with emphasis on fluid mechanics, water treatment/supply, hydraulic machines, soil mechanics, or related courses of study.
  • 0-3 years of experience preparing engineering calculations and conducting research in support of infrastructure-related designs and/or studies.
  • Excellent AutoCAD skills; experience with Civil 3D is a plus.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Occasional field work and/or overnight travel may be required.

Requirements of qualified associate candidates:

  • Must hold an active California PE license or licensed in another state and be willing to sit for CA license within 6 months of hire;
  • 2-8 years of experience working on engineering studies, investigations, and designs for municipal infrastructure, delivering positive results for clients.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Occasional field work and/or overnight travel may be required.
  • Experience with construction techniques.
  • Specific experience grant writing and working with small rural communities is a plus.

Position Details


Assistant, Associate


Clovis, Modesto or Visalia, CA



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