EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Stay up-to-date with employment opportunities in the Western irrigated agriculture water world. Because these positions are often based in rural areas, we attempt to help our friends and partners to help spread the word to those who might be interested in pursuing a change in employment. We will periodically share these opportunities on Facebook, so be sure to follow our page. Note that some of these postings may have been filled.

JOBS WE RECEIVED IN DECEMBER 2021

Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District – Assistant Treasurer ($23-$26/hr)

The Assistant Treasurer is part of a two-person front office team that performs routine office and accounting support activities such as answering phones and processing water payments. This position’s main responsibility is performing complex, professional level accounting activities involving payroll and accounts payable; monitoring investments; complying with state auditor rules; and monitoring and analyzing revenues, expenditure accounts and budgetary projections. Learn more about this position by clicking on the title above or visit www.yakimatietonirrigation.com. Complete applications are being accepted until December 28, 2021.

JOBS WE RECEIVED IN NOVEMBER 2021

Basin Irrigation Drainage Authority – General Manager ($160,000 – $190,000 DOE)

(Located in Knights Landing, California) The Board of Trustees of Reclamation District 1500 (RD1500) and the Board of Directors of Sutter Mutual Water Company (SMWC), separate organizations, are seeking a common General Manager who reports to the respective Boards and is responsible for implementing the policies of the respective organizations as well as managing Basin Irrigation and Drainage Authority (BIDA), a joint powers authority created to comprehensively manage the activities of RD1500 and SMWC. The headquarters for all entities is in Sutter County near Robbins-located 33 miles northwest of Sacramento California. 

The General Manager must be a dynamic individual with good leadership, management, communication organizational, and people skills to represent and lead the organizations in all matters by working collaboratively with the Operations Manager, field staff, office manager, landowners, water customers and regional partners in their efforts to operate, manage, and control water systems, handle water appropriations and provide agricultural irrigation drainage and flood control solutions. 

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Swalley Irrigation District: Part-time Office Assistant


JOBS WE RECEIVED IN OCTOBER 2021

Ducks Unlimited – Regional Engineer, Northeast California

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JOBS WE RECEIVED IN SEPTEMBER 2021

New Mexico Acequia Association (NMAA) – Finance Director (full-time)


JOBS WE RECEIVED IN JULY 2021

Tumalo Irrigation District – General Manager

ARNOLD IRRIGATION DISTRICT – District Manager


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