Irrigation Leader

Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District

Assistant Manager

Salary: $70,000-$80,000

Deadline: January 17, 2020


  • Primarily responsible for the day to day operation
  • Maintenance of the District facilities and equipment
  • Supervision of the Project and Engineering Lead and Maintenance and Technical crews,
  • Coordinating with the Bureau of Reclamation and District employees to monitor weather and water flows, demand changes in water use, system failures, Dam inspections and improvement projects, segregations and boundary line adjustments
  • Will work closely with the Secretary-Manager on district wide projects, budget and policy matters


  • Experience supervising and overseeing the maintenance and operations of a water system or a related industry
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Commitment to developing employees and an understanding of rules and regulations related to a government agency
  • An associate’s degree in civil engineering or a related field plus five years of progressively responsible experience including two years on a supervisory or managerial capacity; or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the requirements of the job

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