Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

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 Openings

Job TitleSalary RangeJob SummaryJob DescriptionClosing Date
Operations Manager$9,000 - $12,000/ moUnder direction of the General Manager, responsible for planning, organizing and supervising the water, wastewater, canal, distribution, small hydroelectric, construction, instrumentation, information system and electrical functions of the Agency. The incumbent has broad management authority for the day-to-day operations of the Water Agency, as well as functional authority/responsibility for overseeing numerous activities related to the operation, construction, and maintenance of the Agency's water, wastewater, collections, distribution, transmission and related facilities. Responsible for management of work for providing contract services to other agencies for functions carried out by operations staff. Prepare reports and maintain all related records. Exercise considerable initiative and independent judgment in planning and supervising field and technical staff activities.ViewOpen until filled

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 can be submitted via email, mail, fax or 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
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AWA Employment Information

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

Amador Water Agency
c/o Human Resources
12800 Ridge Road
Sutter Creek, CA 95685

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Amador Water Agency. AWA does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status or physical disability in its employment actions, policies and practices.

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Working With the Community

There aren’t many opportunities to impact the lives of your friends, family and neighbors. This is what we offer you at Amador Water Agency. We deliver innovative water and wastewater solutions to over 10,000 residents in Ione, Jackson, Plymouth, Sutter Creek, Amador City and several special districts. Join us as we build a better community.

Amador Water Agency is currently seeking qualified and talented candidates for a number of positions at the Agency.

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