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 SummaryClosing DateDownload
Instrumentation/Electrical Technician$36.39 - $45.49/HourUnder direction, operates, interfaces, installs, troubleshoots, maintains and repairs electrical, electronic and computerized equipment used in the water and wastewater treatment systems, as well as conducts integration and networking; maintains, troubleshoots telemetry radios, computerized controls involving SCADA systems, programmable logic controller, servers, level and flow monitoring devices. HSD or GED with two years of formal technical college education and five years’ experience; must possess valid CA driver’s license; desirable journey level electrical background, formal training in instrumentation, communication and computer technology.Mar 18, 2019View
Construction I$24.35 - $30.44/HourUnder direction of the Construction Supervisor, entry level position responsible for new construction, repair, installation, preventative and corrective maintenance activities on water and wastewater facilities and equipment; including underground water and wastewater line inspection, assist in inspecting and performing maintenance on pipelines, pumps, lift stations and mobile equipment. HSD or GED, plus two years’ experience in construction/installation of underground utilities. Ability to obtain Grade 1 Distribution license; have or obtain Class A license; backhoe and forklift certification within 12 months; must possess valid CA driver’s license.Mar 18, 2019View

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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