Employment Opportunity

Distribution Lead
Under direction, primarily responsible for the operation and maintenance of the distribution
systems. Water Quality Sampling; Preventative Maintenance; Underground Service Alert locates; use of a SCADA and CMMS system. This lead position requires the oversight of a work team from 1-4 members who provide direct and indirect support for customer service and the operation and maintenance of distribution
facilities. Occasional work Agency-wide (water and wastewater facilities). On Call Duty required;
High School Diploma/GED; 3 years of increasingly responsible experience in the operation and
maintenance of distribution systems; CA driver’s license; California State Distribution Operator
Certificate Grade III; and Backflow Tester required (or ability to obtain).
Applications accepted until 4:30 p.m., August 21, 2017

Distribution Lead Job Description

Questions regarding job postings may be directed to Karen Gish HR/ Office Manager
209-257-5234 or kgish@amadorwater.org

Amador Water Agency, 12800 Ridge Road, Sutter Creek, CA 95685; 209-223-3018


The Amador Water Agency, located in the foothills east of Sacramento and Stockton, is one of the major employers in Amador County. An Equal Opportunity Employer as well as ADA/INS compliant, the Agency is diverse in the opportunities it has to offer.

(Requests by qualified disabled persons for accommodation in the employment process should be directed to the Human Resources Department)

 Current Job Opportunities


Applications may be submitted by email, mail or in person at Amador Water Agency, 12800 Ridge Road, Sutter Creek, CA 95685; 209-223-3018





Applications and resumes accepted only when there is an opening.
Resumes/Cover letters will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form.

Agency applications must be complete in order to be considered for an open position. The original application must be either mailed or dropped off in person at the Agency office.

Offers of employment will be contingent on the following:

  • Successful completion of selection process.
  • Compliance with INS Regulations
  • Successfully completing a pre-employment physical and drug screening
  • Submission of a DMV printout and all required certificates/diplomas

Human Resources
Phone: 209-257-5234
Fax: 209-257-5281
Email: kgish@amadorwater.org


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Amador Water Agency
12800 Ridge Road
Sutter Creek, CA 95685
FAX 209-257-5281
Hrs: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Closed Weekends & Holidays
24 Hr. Emergency Phone

© Amador Water Agency 2015