Water & Power Operations Manager – Solano Irrigation District

Client: Solano Irrigation District
(Vacaville, California)
Position: Water & Power Operations Manager
Closing Date: Closed

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The Solano Irrigation District (SID), conveniently located off the I-80 corridor in the City of Vacaville, is seeking a highly skilled water utility manager to join this innovative and forward-thinking organization. SID provides 151,000 acre-feet of irrigation water to over 59,000 acres of irrigable land and supplies water for a residential population of more than 300,000 as well as agricultural land. The Water & Power Operations Manager reports directly to the General Manager and has broad management responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the Water & Power Operations Department and oversight of 63 departmental staff. This leadership position oversees construction and maintenance of the District’s potable treatment/distribution water systems and agricultural irrigation water delivery systems along with oversight of the federal dam within the District (located west of Winters on Highway 128) and the hydroelectric generation facility (located at the base of the dam). Requires a Bachelor’s degree plus 8 years of supervisory experience gained in the operations and maintenance of water treatment plants, water distribution systems, and pumping facilities along with 3 years in a management capacity. A Master’s degree and/or a licensed PE in the State of California is a plus. The annual salary range for this position is $147,430 to $179,192 DOQ and is supplemented with excellent benefits including CalPERS retirement. The District does not participate in Social Security. Relocation assistance may be provided.