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Distribution System Operator / Construction and Maintenance Workers

Oakdale Irrigation District   Oakdale, CA   Full-time     Maintenance
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Posted on March 22, 2021

Oakdale Irrigation District is Hiring!

  Distribution System Operator / Construction and Maintenance Workers

We are looking for a full time Distribution System Operator / Construction and Maintenance Workers in our Water Operations Department.  

Salary:  $27.42 - $33.33 per hour + comprehensive benefits package.  The position will be under the general supervision of the Water Operations Manager and/or Support Services Manager and working through various Supervisors.

Distribution System Operator:  Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled duties in the scheduling and distribution of irrigation water to irrigators; perform minor repair work in, on and around irrigation works including cleaning and maintenance of irrigation canals, ditches, and structures as necessary to assure: (1) safe access to facilities, (2) proper operation of works, and (3) the proper conveyance and distribution of irrigation water; and perform related work as required.

 

Construction and Maintenance Worker: Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled duties in the construction, repair, cleaning, and maintenance of irrigation canals, ditches, pipelines, pump lines, and structures; and to perform other duties as assigned.

Experience:  Knowledge of general construction and maintenance in the construction, maintenance, repair, and cleaning of irrigation facilities.  Farming background is desired, but not a requirement.  

 

Education:  Completion of formal or informal education sufficient to assure the ability to read and write in English and perform mathematical computations at the level required for successful job performance. 

 

Requirements:  A valid California driver’s license with a good driver’s record required. 

 

A completed OID application is required to be considered.  Applicants who submit a resume only will not be considered.  Applications will be accepted beginning March 22, 2021 and must be received by the OID office no later than April 8, 2021 by 5:00 p.m. for consideration.  Applications may be sent to the attention of Kim Bukhari, Human Resources Administrator at kbukhari@oakdaleirrigation.com, by fax to (209) 840-5575 or delivered to 1205 East F Street, Oakdale, CA 95361.  For additional information, please call (209) 840-5519.  A Work Keys assessment will be required for selected candidates, in addition to an oral interview.  A background check and pre-employment physical including a routine drug screen will be required post job offer.

For additional information, please visit https://www.oakdaleirrigation.com/employment-eba7b68