Senior Civil Engineer
Michael K. Nunley & Associates, Inc.
Bakersfield, CA

About $95,000 - $130,000 a year

Do you feel there is no clear path for advancement at your current job? Are you ready to take on a new challenge and elevate your career to the next level? Michael K. Nunley & Associates, Inc. (MKN) is seeking a highly motivated Civil, Agricultural, or Environmental Engineer who is excited to become part of a growing, water resources engineering firm looking to transform consulting engineering. We are a rapidly growing, team-oriented and highly motivated group with offices in Arroyo Grande, Bakersfield, Fresno, Ventura and Tustin. This position can work out of any one of our five locations. MKN strongly believes in and understands the important balance between work and personal life balance. Our collaborative work environment and operating philosophy supports our staff in achieving this goal while maintaining excellence in our service to our clients.

Duties include but are not limited to project and client management; business development; design of water and wastewater infrastructure; hydraulic modeling of water supply, water delivery systems and/or wastewater collection systems; preparation of hydraulic calculations and reports; site visits and coordination with clients and staff; analysis of water resource management strategies; program and construction management support; and review and development of environmental compliance and permitting strategies. You will have the opportunity to manage all aspects of a project from proposal to project startup at completion. Additionally, you will engage in marketing pursuits and business management supporting staff development and strategic growth.

Excellent written and oral communication skills are required, as well as eagerness and enthusiasm to serve in both field and office positions on a wide variety of planning and engineering projects throughout California.

Requirements & Experience:
Position requires a B.S. in Civil, Agricultural or Environmental Engineering, with a minimum of three years’ experience. A M.S. is also preferred although not required for this position. P.E. registration in California is preferred. Proficient with MS office is required. Applicant should identify any prior experience working in AutoCAD as well as InfoWorks, WaterCAD, SewerCAD, BioWIN, and other modeling programs.

Compensation & Benefits:
Compensation based on experience. The firm offers competitive benefits and most importantly an opportunity for mentorship by a senior engineering team with water/wastewater/recycled water infrastructure experience on major regional projects throughout the western US. Assistance with relocation will be considered.

Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States: MKN is not able to sponsor foreign nationals for employment-based visas or permanent residence.

Please email your resume to For additional information regarding MKN please refer to our website,