Employment Opportunities

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Construction & Maintenance I or II

Joshua Basin Water District is currently accepting applications for one (1) vacancy for an experienced Construction & Maintenance I or II. This is a full-time, non-exempt, regular position with benefits. Position hired may be entry level (I) or journey level (II) depending on experience and qualifications.

CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE I – $15.53 to $21.11 Hourly

This position is entry-level classification. Under close supervision, incumbents perform a variety of semi-skilled and routine assignments related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of the District’s water distribution system. This position requires possession of a Class C California driver license; Class A California driver license desired. Possession of a current D-I Water Distribution Operator’s license from the State of California or ability to obtain within 18 months of date of appointment. For more information, please click on the job title to view the job description.

CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE II  – $21.46 to $29.17 Hourly

This position is a journey level classification. Under general supervision, incumbents perform a variety of skilled assignments related to the transmission and distribution systems; and any appurtenances such as fire hydrants, services, air vacuum valves and any fixtures associated with the system. This position requires possession of a Class C California driver license; Class A California driver license may be required.  Possession of a current D-II Water Distribution Operator’s Certificate from the State of California. D-III Water Distribution Operator’s Certificate and/or T-I Water Treatment Operator’s Certificate highly desirable. For more information, please click on the job title to view the job description.

Each classification may perform a wide range of duties related to the water production system. Each position requires knowledge and experience working with hand and power tools, equipment, instruments common to the trade, and basic computer skills. Any combination of education and experience, which would likely provide the necessary knowledge and abilities, may be qualifying. Previous experience with utility service preferred.

The hours of the position will be:

Monday thru Thursday – 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (30 minutes for lunch)

Every other Friday is a day off, for a total of 80 hours per pay period.                          (9/80 work schedule)

Note:  This position is subject to overtime and on-call duty.

Publication Date: January 30, 2017                          Application Deadline: 5:00 p.m., March 31, 2017

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ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE TECHNICIAN $16.66 To $22.66 Hourly

Joshua Basin Water District is currently accepting applications for one (1) vacancy for an experienced Accounts Receivable Technician. This is a full-time, non-exempt, regular position with benefits.

The Accounts Receivable Technician performs a variety of basic to moderately complex accounting duties related to the billing of customers and property owners; customer service; cash handling; and clerical duties. The incumbent in this position interacts frequently with District employees and customers. For more information, please click on the job title to view the job description.

The hours of the position will be:

Monday thru Thursday – 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (1 hour for lunch)

Every other Friday is a day off, for a total of 80 hours per pay period.                          (9/80 work schedule)

Publication Date: March 22, 2017                          Application Deadline: 5:00 p.m., March 31, 2017

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HOW TO APPLY

If you have the qualifications listed in the job description and would like to apply for an open position, you must submit a complete JBWD Employment Application, Resume, and a Cover Letter. You may email your application materials to jobs@jbwd.com. Alternatively, you may send complete materials to the Human Resources Department at Joshua Basin Water District, 61750 Chollita Road, PO Box 675, Joshua Tree, CA 92252. Selected applicants will be tested for skill level in all competencies listed in the job description. Candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

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CURRENT BENEFITS OFFERED

Joshua Basin Water District offers a competitive benefits package. Click here to view the overview of Employee Benefits (PDF).

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NOTE:  The District will only accept applications for open positions.

Joshua Basin Water District is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will received consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.