Deschutes Valley Water District
Salary: $110,000 – $130,000
For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at https://www.prothman.com/ and click on “Open Recruitments.” For questions, please call 206-368-0050.
Located in the heart of Jefferson County in central Oregon, Deschutes Valley Water District is headquartered in the City of Madras. Incorporated in 1919, the Deschutes Valley Water District is a municipal corporation that provides domestic water service to residential and commercial customers, as well as water for fire protection. The District has 4,300 active service connections that provide water service to approximately 14,000 customers in roughly a 300 square mile area. The District is operated by 19 employees and has an annual revenue of roughly $7,000,000.
Under the direction of the Board of Commissioners, the General Manager is responsible for overall leadership and management of the District’s water services, community relations, environmental compliance, engineering, finance, contracting, personnel, field, office, customer service, and other functions.
A bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or management, and at least five years in a CEO or high-level management position directly responsible for water utility operations is required. A P.E. license, a civil engineering degree and Water Distribution 2 certification are all highly desirable.
Deschutes Valley Water District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review: March 3, 2019 (open until filled).