Internship Program

The Experience:

Yuba Water Agency’s internship program provides opportunities for current college-level students looking for experience in engineering, compliance, communications, environmental studies, water resources and hydrography. 

During their time with Yuba Water Agency, interns get to see and experience the fifth tallest dam in the U.S. - New Bullards Bar, the largest single-cast Pelton Wheels ever manufactured, and all of the systems that keep the agency operating at the highest level possible.

Interns are assigned routine projects with direct oversight, and are able to work a maximum of 920 hours per fiscal year. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current college studentInterns work with hydrographers along one of Yuba Water Agency’s canals
  • Combined GPA of 2.5 or higher


  • Pass background check, physical and drug screening
  • Provide references upon request
  • Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license


  • Salary is $15.00 per hour
  • Interns are supplied arc flash rated clothing, if necessary

For more details and to apply online, use our job portal and follow the instructions