Position Title Salary Employment Type Notes
Water Off Seasonal Employees $16.42/hour Temporary full time Multiple positions available.
Updated 09-20-2021
Engineer I $31.30 to $41.62/hour depending on experience Fulltime regular employees Positions available.
Open until filled.
Updated 09-20-2021
Temporary Welder/Fabricator $18.43 to $23.86/hour depending on experience Temporary full time Positions available.
Updated 09-20-2021
Temporary System Electrician $27.11/hour Temporary full time Positions available.
Updated 09-20-2021
Temporary Carpenter $19.15 to $24.33/hour depending on experience Temporary full time Positions available.
Updated 09-20-2021

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

Engineer I

We are seeking the right candidate for Staff Engineer I. This position applies civil engineering principles for district water resource project cycles, including design, development, project coordination, inspection, and completion.

Responsibilities include reviewing development civil plans, preparing design drawings and specs, water modeling, developing construction cost estimates, surveying. Work includes frequent public and staff interactions, outdoor assignments, project site investigations and inspections.

Civil engineering bachelor degree, and PE or EIT certification required. New college graduates welcome; 1-5 years engineering work experience preferred.

Read the full job descriptions: Engineer I

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.

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

Water Off Seasonal Employees

Multiple openings for temporary positions performing maintenance and construction activities, including concrete work, canal lining and pipe installation.

Valid WA Driver License and first aid certification required. High School diploma or equivalent, Washington State driver’s license, and acceptable driving record, clean drug screen, and successful background check, and ability to lift up to 80 pounds are required.

Read the full job description: Water Off Seasonal Employees

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 – Online:

Tip: Please save the application form on your computer before you fill out the form. Saving the form after you fill it out rarely retains the data you have entered. A blank application cannot be accepted.

The completed application will be attached to your email as a .xml file, so open or log into your email account. Click the submit button at the bottom of the completed application. A pop-up message will ask you to select your email. Once you select your email, a new email will open with a .xml file attached. You may attach your cover letter and resume to this email, as well.

Option 2 – Scanned:

You may screen print each page of completed application, or print and scan completed application.

Tip: If you try attaching a saved copy of the application, please double-check that the data was saved in your application. A blank application cannot be accepted.

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

Option 3 – Mail or delivery:

Download and print the application below. Paper copies of the application are available upon request.

Mail or deliver to:

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

Employment Application