The NRCS employs a large number of engineers who have specialized skills in erosion control, water management, structural design, construction, hydraulics, soil mechanics, and environmental protection. We also employ those with general engineering skills. Your job assignment may include establishing streambank and erosion control measures and water supply systems; designing waste management systems and concrete and earthen dams; and applying bioengineering principles to solve a host of natural resource problems. You may also become involve in helping communities recover from natural disasters.
Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in engineering. Specialties include agricultural, environmental, and civil engineering.