The California Water Boards are dedicated to a single vision: abundant clean water for human uses and environmental protection to sustain California’s future.

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State and Regional Board Employment

The State and Regional Water Boards offer many job opportunities throughout California with skill-challenging paths that provide professional development and chances for advancement. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply - be ready for available opportunities by following a few simple steps.

To view a complete list of employment opportunities, and exams for job placement, visit the CalCareer website. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Still in School? No problem! The State Water Board also has an exciting internship program, which includes college internships and high school summer opportunities!

If you are interested in interning and working with professionals to preserve, enhance, and restore the quality of California’s water resources.

Water Boards’ Exam Office: Phone (916) 341-5127 or email