Salary Range: $4,487 to $5,835 per month, plus benefits (position is offered at 40 hours per week).

Application Deadline: Open until filled. First review of applications will be Friday, June 4, 2021.

Are you looking for a rewarding career with great pay and the chance to give back to your community? A career in water offers the opportunity to deliver our world’s most essential resource. Water careers pay competitive, family sustaining wages at all levels of experience. The District offers excellent benefits, and this position is part of the Oregon Public Employee Retirement System (PERS). Rockwood Water employees provide an essential service to the public and are classified into the category of Personnel In Critical Infrastructure Positions within the guidelines of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. This is an entry or Journeyman level position for the District depending on experience. Performs a variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks in the construction and maintenance of the District’s water facilities. Employee is responsible for the use of a variety of hand and power tools and operation of trucks and related maintenance equipment. Work is normally performed as part of a crew under the supervision of the District Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, or direction of a Lead Person.

Application materials will be evaluated, and qualified candidates will be interviewed. You must have verifiable references with current contact information. If you wish modification of the selection process to accommodate a disability, please make your request in writing and submit it along with the required application materials. All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, physical exam, background investigation, and verifiable references. Preference will be given to honorably discharged veterans and disabled veterans of the United States Armed Forces. To receive veterans’ preference, please complete the veterans’ preference form, including attachment of required materials, and submit with your applications materials.

Complete and return a signed District application form along with your resume and cover letter to:

Rockwood Water People’s Utility District
19601 NE Halsey Street
Portland, OR 97230-7430

or email signed and completed documents to:


Application are also available at the District office, 19601 NE Halsey Street, Portland, OR 97230.

Application materials and forms in PDF format may be downloaded here.
Application materials and forms in Word format may be downloaded here.

District Application form only in PDF format may be downloaded here.
District Application form only in Word format may be downloaded here.

Veterans’ Preference form only in PDF format may be downloaded here.
Veterans’ Preference form only in Word format may be downloaded here.

Rockwood Water is an Equal Opportunity Employer.