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Position Title Salary Employment Type Notes
Instrumentation Technician $31.22 to $39.55/hour depending on qualifications and experience Regular full time Updated 07-22-2022
Electrician I $28.75 to $33.29/hour depending on qualifications and experience Regular full time Updated 06-15-2022
Pump Technician $24.00-$31.23/hour depending on qualifications and experience Regular full time Updated 06-15-2022
Maintenance I-III $16.28-$28.85/hour depending on qualifications and experience Regular full time Updated 03-21-2022
Temporary Welder/Fabricator $18.98 to $24.58/hour depending on experience Temporary full time Positions available. Updated 03-21-2022
Temporary System Electrician $27.92/hour Temporary full time Positions available. Updated 03-21-2022
Temporary Carpenter $19.72 to $25.06/hour depending on experience Temporary full time Positions available. Updated 03-21-2022

Position information with job description links, and application link below:

Instrumentation Technician

Will your skills help the Kennewick Irrigation District meet changing demands as we automate water delivery? Demonstrate your experience by working to develop, install and maintain SCADA applications and associated communication and electrical systems for water deliveries.

We need a motivated Instrumentation Technician who is a creative critical thinker. Do you have a collaborative spirit and ability to effectively communicate with your team as we create, integrate, and maintain an automated system to benefit our community for the next 100 years?

Develop, install and maintain SCADA, radio, and other electronic systems. Provide operator support and staff training.

HS diploma, 2 years instrumentation & control or related technical training, and 4 years field experience required. Must have good driving record, clean drug screen, and successful background check.

Read the full job description: Instrumentation Technician

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Electrician I

KID is hiring an Electrician I to perform electrical, mechanical and instrumentation maintenance work. Electrician I inspects, troubleshoots, diagnoses, calibrates, repairs, maintains, and installs water distribution equipment, such as VFDs, low volt controls, single and 3 phase powered equipment, and related instruments/controls.

High school diploma or equivalent, Washington State Driver License and an acceptable driving record are required. Position requires 2 years technical training in electrical, instrumentation and control technology or related field, or completion of 2 years of electrical apprenticeship.

Read the full job description: Electrican I

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Pump Technician

The Pump Technician is responsible for keeping all pressurized systems in the route assigned in good working condition, running in the most efficient manner through daily review and annual preventative maintenance.

Duties vary between irrigation season activities and work during the off season. Please read the job description linked below before applying.

Two years of experience in electrical equipment maintenance and operation and a high school diploma or equivalent are required. Applicants must have a Class-A commercial Driver License and an acceptable driving record.

Read the full job description: Pump Technician

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Maintenance I-III

These positions perform a wide variety of work activities to support District operations, maintenance, and construction activities, including:

  • Maintaining pressurized systems, pipes, canals, and patrol roads
  • Repairing breaks, leaks, and other issues in those systems
  • Use of work management software

High school diploma or equivalent, Washington State driver license and acceptable driving record, clean drug screen, and successful background check are required.  A Class A-CDL with Tanker Endorsement is preferred, and is required to progress to step 5 of Maintenance II.

1st Aid, Flagging Certification, and Pesticide Applicator’s License preferred.

Read the full job descriptions:

Maintenance I

Maintenance II

Maintenance III

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Temporary Welder/Fabricator

Building maintenance and construction activities in areas including cutting, fabricating and installing metal or other structures to specifications, fabricating and welding metal materials to design and specifications.

Need ability to read and understand blueprints and sketches, and to construct and fabricate metal walk-ways, platforms, screens and other irrigation structures using raw materials or pre-constructed items. High School Diploma or equivalent, 1st Aid Certification, WA State Driver License and acceptable driving record required.

Read the full job description: Temporary Welder/Fabricator

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Temporary System Electrician

Maintain, repair, modify and install light, heat, or power electronic components. Maintain remote control, signaling, power limited, or communication circuits or systems. HVAC-related work. Ensure compliance with current NEC.

Valid Washington State electrician certificate, and certified general journey level or specialty electrician preferred. High School diploma or equivalent, Washington State driver’s license and acceptable driving record are required.

Read the full job description: Temporary System Electrician

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Temporary Carpenter

Perform building maintenance, demolition, construction, and installation of wooden and other structures.

Must be detail-oriented, able to read and understand blueprints and sketches, and construct buildings using raw materials or pre-fabricated items. Experience needed constructing, forming and placing concrete footings, walls, and slabs and structural frameworks. High School diploma or equivalent, 1st Aid Certification, Washington State driver’s license, and acceptable driving record, clean drug screen, and successful background check are required.

Read the full job description: Temporary Carpenter

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

 

Employment Application submission methods:

Option 1 – Email:

Tip: Please save the application form on your computer before you fill out the form. 

Email your application, resume and cover letter to drakowski@kid.org.

Option 2 – Mail or delivery:

Paper copies of the application form are available in the KID lobby, or upon request.  If you are unable to email your application and other materials, you may mail or deliver printed copies to:

Executive Assistant
Kennewick Irrigation District
2015 S. Ely Street
Kennewick, WA 99337

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