Civil Engineering and Land Surveying firm with expertise in residential and commercial industries

Staff Engineer (WW)

May 05, 2021

Now Hiring Entry/Mid-Level Staff Engineer for the Wastewater Department

Adobe Associates, Inc. needs an engineer! If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career with a well-respected engineering firm we need Starting to Mid-Level Engineers to assist our project managers with design, reporting, coordination, and management of tasks at the staff level here in our wastewater/septic engineering department. Our wastewater services are highly sought after in the area so this is a great opportunity to build experience and to learn from our experienced senior engineers.

Tasks include the design of septic systems, package treatment systems, percolation test reports, public water system application preparation, AutoCAD; communication with consultants, contractors, and public agencies; budget tracking; fieldwork, and construction observation.

The position reports to Project Managers and Project Engineers and may provide direction to Engineering Technicians.

About the Employer

Adobe Associates Inc. is a well-established full-service civil/wastewater engineering and land surveying firm located in Santa Rosa, California – in the heart of the world-renowned Sonoma Valley wine country. We have been in business since 1982, specializing in wineries, hospitality and resorts, residential and commercial, estates, subdivisions, vineyard planning and planting, and municipal projects.

Adobe is a multi-time winner of the North Bay Business Journal “Best Places to Work” award. Our core values of client focus, integrity, respect, quality, teamwork, and family have defined our culture and continue to attract exceptional people to our firm. We value the contribution of every employee – mutual respect and professionalism are shared among all staff.

We offer excellent pay, generous benefits, ongoing training, and an interest in your professional development. Our employee benefits package includes Medical benefits for the whole family, 401(k) savings plan, 9/80 schedule option with every other Friday off, quarterly profit sharing, excellent vacation and sick time off, 8-9 paid holidays per year, dependent care, and a wellness program. There are also some “unofficial” benefits to working at Adobe. Included are a dynamic and fun work environment, outstanding colleagues, great clients and projects, and a location that offers an excellent quality of life for you and your family.

The open Staff Engineer (WW) position will pay $65,000 to $78,000/year depending on skills and experience.

Career, Culture & Benefits


Candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET-accredited institution and a valid California Engineer-in-Training Certificate, be a Registered Environmental Health Specialist in the State of California with experience in wastewater, or be a California licensed engineer (P.E.). Willingness to go into the field for soil site evaluations and soil texturing is required. Experience with Auto CAD and Microsoft Excel is desired, but not required.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without employer sponsorship.

Are You Interested in Joining the Team?

Great! Please email a cover letter and resume to,, and/or

We look forward to hearing from you!