Employment

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THERE ARE NO OPEN POSITIONS AT THIS TIME.
We are always interested in reviewing qualified candidates. If you are interested in working with King Hill Irrigation District, please download our application, fill it out and return it to us at khidh2o@yahoo.com or drop it off at the office, located at 75 E. First Ave, Glenns Ferry, ID 83623.

DITCHRIDER

King Hill Irrigation District is currently looking to fill two Ditchrider, full-time positions. Ditchriders manage the irrigation delivery to district water users in Hammett, Glenns Ferry, King Hill, Bliss and Black Mesa areas. The position transitions into a maintenance position during the winter months.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have valid driver’s license.
  • Must reside within 30 miles of District office.
  • Submit to drug testing.
  • Ability to work in and around waterways.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to keep daily records and complete reports.
  • Availability seven days a week during irrigation season. (4 to 10 hours per day, April—October)
  • Must have ability to lift/push/pull a minimum of 50 pounds, able to stand, walk, bend and twist.

PREFERED:

  • Construction, mechanical or irrigation experience is helpful .
  • CDL license
  • Either possess chemical application license/certification or willingness to obtain one.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Ditchriders must monitor, maintain and adjust gravity irrigation flows in canals, which includes daily inspections, seven days per week. Ditchrider communicates directly with KHID patrons for water delivery needs.
  • Post irrigation season includes ditch maintenance, which involves general construction, concrete work, steel work, pipe installation, and operating various heavy equipment.
  • This is an outdoor/all weather position.
  • Company vehicle provided for work purposes.

BENEFITS:

  • Includes full medical and dental, PERSI retirement, paid Federal holidays, sick leave and paid vacation—rotation of time off during the irrigation season available following competent operation of system.
  • Salary based upon qualifications.

SUBMIT RESUME/APPLICATION:

Resumes/Applications may be submitted to the secretary, Wendy Parker via:

  • Email: khidh2o@yahoo.com
  • Mail: PO Box 993, Glenns Ferry, ID 83623
  • Office: 75  E First Ave, Glenns Ferry, ID 83623

Click here to download the application for KHID employment.