EMPLOYMENT

West Extension Irrigation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Our main office is in Irrigon and we serve customers in the Umatilla, Irrigon and Boardman areas.  We provide irrigation water and strive to deliver that water in a safe, consistent manner.  It takes a team of dedicated workers to keep the system in good repair.  

The District does not discriminate in its hiring procedures and employment policies on the basis of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, military service, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental or physical disability, or other protected status in accordance with applicable Federal and State Equal Employment Opportunity Laws.

The District complies with Oregon’s preference law in the hiring and promoting of veterans and disabled veterans. Employees are represented by the AFSCME Union.

Applications are accepted at any time and kept active for six months.  Some positions are open until filled, while others may have a set deadline for applications. To apply to an open position, please return a completed application to our office. Cover letter and resumes are also accepted. Completed applications can be returned by fax to (541) 922-9775, physically to the office (insert in the mail drop in the front door if unable to enter the office), or electronically to info@westextension.com.


9/3/21 Opening: Irrigation Laborer – Open until filled.

Irrigation Laborer:   This is a non-exempt position.  Applicant will be able to perform a variety of semi-skilled duties in the repair, cleaning and maintenance of irrigation canals, ditches, pipelines.  other operational and maintenance duties as assigned.  $16.50 an hour to start.  The position is open until filled.

Individuals interested in applying for this position can mail a completed application to the district office at P. O. Box 100, Irrigon, OR; drop by the office at 840 E. Hwy. 730, Irrigon, OR; fax to (541)922-9775; or by email to info@westextension.com.