Director of Field Services

Company Name: Placer County Water Agency
Phone Number: (530) 823-4958
City: Auburn
State/Provence: California
Zip: 95604
Job Title: Director of Field Services
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: June 3, 2016
Salary: $116,628 - $148,853 annually, DOQ, plus excellent benefits
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:


$116,628 – $148,853 annually, DOQ, plus excellent benefits

PCWA is seeking an energetic individual to lead the Agency’s Field Services Department, planning and directing activities for the operation and maintenance of canals, pipelines, reservoirs and related appurtenances involved in the delivery of water throughout the Agency’s water and power systems and the maintenance of the Agency’s fleet.  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 six years of increasingly responsible experience in the operation and maintenance of a water distribution and/or operations system, including three years of administrative and management responsibility.  Possession of a valid California Department of Public Health Water Distribution Operators Certificate, Grade 4 is required within one year 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 24, 2016.

Posting End Date: June 24, 2016