Water Resources Engineer / Hydrologist Senior Specialist
Southern California Edison
Rosemead, CA

About $76,000 - $100,000 a year

Job Description
Are you looking for a diverse team of inventors, pioneers, and problem solvers working together? Look no further.

We want team members who want to invest their skills and intellect into something that matters—like solving one of the most important issues of our time. It's what we do. Powering the planet while drastically reducing carbon emissions and creating cleaner air for everyone. You’re a critical piece of the solution.

As we look onto creating a cleaner energy future, our customer needs are also changing and, working within our Generation organization, you will have an opportunity to help us support this effort

About Generation:
Generation operates and maintains a diverse resource portfolio including hydroelectric, solar, simple-cycle and combined-cycle natural gas, batteries and fuel cells. Generation’s vision is to achieve excellence in safety, operations, and innovation, delivering reliable, valuable and clean generation solutions for our customers and communities.

The Job.......

You’ll be part of our water management team which is focused on the safe, compliant, and optimal operation of our hydroelectric assets. Your role will be as an expert on inflows and water movement at the plants. You’ll utilize existing models and also develop new models for inflows and water movement. At each step you’ll be ensuring quality of data, models, and reports.

Detailed things we will have you do………

You will develop and maintain hydrological and hydraulic models
You will produce operational inflow forecasts for various basins
You will make operational water movement recommendations
You will manage water operations data and providing quality control
You will also improve existing and developing new reports for all partners
And you will coordinate with internal and external resources on modeling, data, and process improvements
Qualifications we need you to have……

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering (Civil, Water Resources, Environmental or similar curriculum) with coursework in hydrology and hydraulics
Alternate degree fields will be considered depending upon the nature and depth of the experience as it relates to the position
Five years of experience in modeling and in forecast development
Experience in water system modeling and inflow forecast development
Other things that will set you up for success……..

Master’s degree or greater in Engineering (Civil, Water Resources, Environmental or similar curriculum) with coursework in hydrology and hydraulics.
P.E. or E.I.T. with the intention of obtaining California PE in near future
Experience working with or in generation, transmission, substation, or distribution
Experience developing inflow forecast models of Sierra Nevada watersheds
Ability to present complex issues in a simple, logical, and concise manner
Strong oral and written communication skills

You are legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.
We offer a Total Rewards Package that includes things like a wide selection of health plans, preventative health reimbursement, 401(k) savings plan with company match and automatic company contributions, tuition reimbursement, professional development, volunteer programs, employee assistance program, electric service discount, and many more perks!
Relocation may be offered for this position
Do you feel ready to be a part of something bigger than yourself? Join the Clean Energy Revolution at Southern California Edison (SCE).

The people at SCE, don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We are fueling the kind of innovation that is changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. The safety of our employees, customers, and everyone else also comes first. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow your career and make a difference in the world.

SCE serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. As a company, we have big dreams and we know nothing big is ever accomplished alone. Join one of the nation’s leading electric utilities in making sure California, and all of us who live here.

At SCE we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status. *LI-JS1