Irrigation Leader

Pioneer Irrigation District

Full-time Ditchrider

Salary: Based upon qualifications and certifications, with benefits available after 90 days. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life/disability insurance, and PERSI retirement.

Deadline: May 15, 2020


Must monitor and adjust gravity irrigation flows for approximately 3,200 acres (mixed urban/rural). Will also monitor, clean, and maintain associated canals, laterals, and delivery headgates 7 days a week through irrigation season. Ditchrider will also take water orders or water emergency phone calls from a District supplied cell phone on a daily basis. Post irrigation season is full-time as well, performing maintenance related tasks within the entire irrigation district.

Ideal candidate will have the following skills:
•Excellent Communication Skills
•Have Good Organizational Skills
•Solid Decision-Making Skills•Motivated Self-Starter
•Solid Math Skills
•Must pass pre-employment drug testing and random testing thereafter.

This position must also:
•Have or the ability to obtain Class A CDL w/air endorsement.
•Have a clean driving record.
•Must have the ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs.

How to apply:

  • You may send your resume to or
  • You may pick up an application from the District office located at 3804 S Lake Ave in Caldwell between the hours of 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday thru Friday or
  • Download and complete the application off our website at

All applications and/or resumes may be submitted to, brought to the District office, or mailed to PO Box 426, Caldwell, ID 83606.