DISTRIBUTUION SYS OPERATOR/CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE Workers
Oakdale Irrigation District is Hiring!
We are looking for a
Full time Distribution System Operator /
Construction and Maintenance Workers
in our Water Operations Department.
Salary: $28.24 - $34.33 per hour (effective January 2, 2022) + comprehensive benefits package. The position will be under the general supervision of the Water Operations Manager, Construction & Maintenance 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 December 20, 2021 and must be received by the OID office no later than January 10, 2022 by 5:00 p.m. for consideration. Applicants may apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oakdaleirrigation. 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 our website at https://www.oakdaleirrigation.com/employment-eba7b68