Deputy Director of Field Services

Company Name: Placer County Water Agency
Phone Number: (530) 823-4958
City: Auburn
State/Provence: California
Zip: 95604
Job Title: Deputy Director of Field Services
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Operations
Posting Start Date: June 2, 2017
Salary: $92,932 - $118,603
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours


Placer County Water Agency encompasses the entire, 1,500-square-mile boundary of Placer County, ranging from the rim of the Sacramento Valley on the west to the Sierra Nevada and Lake Tahoe on the east. The Agency is headquartered in Auburn and carries out a broad range of responsibilities including water resource planning and management, retail and wholesale supply of irrigation water and drinking water, production of hydroelectric power and watershed stewardship across Placer County.  We are seeking talented candidates to join our team for the position of:


$92,932 – $118,603 annually, DOQ, plus excellent benefits

PCWA is seeking an experienced individual to join the Agency’s Field Services Department’s leadership team as one of its Deputy Directors.  The position will be responsible for planning and directing activities related to the delivery of water throughout the Agency’s water system, including pipeline and canal operation and maintenance, fleet operations and maintenance, and warehouse, purchasing and inventory functions.  This position is a key interface with customers, stakeholders and the public and provides technical expertise for the integrity of the Agency’s water distribution system.

Experience Required:

Our ideal candidate will have at least five years of increasingly responsible experience in the operation and maintenance of a water distribution and/or operations system, including two years of supervisory responsibility.  Depending on assignment, either possession of a valid California State Water Resources Control Board Water Distribution Operators Certificate, Grade 5 is required upon appointment OR a valid California State Water Resources Control Board Water Distribution Operators Certificate, Grade 3 is required within two years of employment.

How to Apply:

Visit our website for detailed recruitment information and to complete the on-line application:

Applications must be received by 5:00pm Friday, June 30, 2017.

PCWA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posting End Date: June 30, 2017