Irrigation Leader

Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District

Project and Engineering Lead

Salary: $25-30/Hr DOQ

Deadline: March 25, 2020


The Project and Engineering Lead performs a variety of technical, engineering and support tasks involved in the planning, design, construction, maintenance, repair and upgrade of the Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District facilities.

Responsibilities/ Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • Two years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties of the job
  • Preference will be given to candidates with Engineer in Training (EIT) certification
  • The Project and Engineering Lead is responsible for designing and drawing Traffic Control Plans,
  • Updating maps and drawings
  • Coordinating projects within the system
  • Required to be on call to handle emergencies as needed
  • Must live within a 30-minute response time
  • Knowledge of construction design
  • Knowledge of engineering theories and principles
  • Have a good understanding of hydraulics, pressure and friction loss
  • Skills in managing and coordinating complex engineering projects

For more information:

To understand the full requirements and the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for this position please visit our website at for a full job description and application. Applications need to include YTID application, resume and cover letter detailing interest and qualifications.