Summer to Fall Job Opportunity – Water Distribution

Clackamas River Water
16770 SE 82nd Drive, Clackamas, Oregon
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Check out the job opportunity at Clackamas River Water! We are seeking an individual interested in gaining hands-on experience in the drinking water industry - specifically in water distribution to join our skilled team for one full-time, temporary assignment up to six-months.  Assignment begins June 24, 2024. 

Seasonal Worker - Water Distribution

This position is responsible for assisting our field crew in the repair and maintenance of the District’s water distribution system by performing the following duties:

  • Assist with maintenance of water mains, service lines, water meters and boxes, fire hydrants, blow-offs, air reliefs and valves
  • Independently perform additional support tasks such as backfilling small excavations, landscape restoration and debris removal, construction site cleanup, stock parts and materials, maintain trucks and equipment
  • Grounds maintenance including general facility cleaning, pressure washing and painting
  • Use computer technology to collect and enter field data for documentation
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Valid Oregon driver license and satisfactory driving record.
  • Ability to perform daily, repetitive and very demanding physical tasks, lift up to 50 lbs. and also in adverse weather conditions
  • Manual dexterity and strength to use a variety of hand tools and equipment
  • Ability to recognize and respond to various hazards while working near the roadway
  • Ability to drive large pickups with occasional limited visibility and towing
  • Preference for applicants enrolled in a 2-year water environmental technology program
  • Preference for experience in underground utility construction or heavy equipment operation, flagger card and competent person training.

Pay Rate:                      $20.00 – $21.00 per hour  (depending on qualifications)

Closing date:                 Open until filled


TO APPLY:        Visit our website at opportunities to submit a required resume, cover letter, and the CRW job application.  If you have questions, contact us at


Clackamas River Water is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. We require criminal/civil background and driving record checks; and, for safety-sensitive positions, a drug and alcohol screen is required as a condition of employment.