Current Job Openings


Nevada Rural Water Association is a small non-profit organization based in Carson City.  We are looking for a part-time Accounting Manager to take full charge over all areas of accounting for our business.

Accounting Manager Responsibilities:

  • Prepare journal entries.
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts.
  • Bank reconciliations.
  • Produce accurate monthly financial statements
  • Handle all aspects of Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
  • Handle all aspects of Payroll, including quarterly and year end reporting
  • Comply with accounting requirements for several Federal and State agencies
  • Present financial results quarterly to the Board of Directors
  • Ensure all accounting is performed according to General Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Maintains proper internal controls
  • Work closely with auditor to ensure error free financial reporting
  • Work closely with office staff on membership and advertising functions


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, finance or relevant  is preferred
  • 4+ years of proven successful accounting experience.
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Proficient in QuickBooks
  • Ability to work independently and meet strict deadlines
  • Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • In-depth knowledge of GAAP

Our clients, staff and Board are great people who perform essential water and environmental services for the people of Rural Nevada. This is an organization you would be proud to work for!

Please submit your resume to:

Robert Foerster

Executive Director

Nevada Rural Water Association

363 Fairview Drive Carson City, NV  89701 775-841-4222


District Manager (Manager)

The Round Hill General Improvement District (District), located in Zephyr Cove, NV with approximately 480 customer connections is accepting applications for the position of District Manager (Manager).  The District operates a public water utility, sewer collection system, road infrastructure, storm drains and erosion control systems.

The Manager is responsible for:  managing a staff of 4, implementing policy and managing and directing all affairs of the District under the direction of a 5 member elected Board of Trustees.

Applications are available at the District office at 343 Ute Way, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448 or by calling (775) 588-2571.  Interested parties should provide a cover letter, resume, application and references to RHGID Manager Search Committee at P.O. Box 976, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448 or by email to or by fax at (775) 588-5030 by the close of business on August 11, 2017.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Public Administration, Business Management; 5 years’ experience in a management position at a water utility, or equivalent education and experience.  The District offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes health, dental, vision and life insurance and participation in the Nevada Public Employees Retirement System.  This is an exempt position and the starting salary for the Manager is $90,000 per year.

The District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Provider and Employer.  This position is available on October 1, 2017.


Indian Hills General Improvement District is currently accepting applications from qualified individuals for one:

Water Operator OIT or D1

This is a full time position with benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance with premiums paid 100% for employee and 80% for dependents, vacation and sick leave and PERS. This position will report directly to the Water Operations Supervisor with hours set at 7:30AM-4:00PM, Monday-Friday. This position must be available to be in the standby rotation for afterhour’s emergency calls, with a response time of no longer than 30 minutes. OIT starting hourly wage is $16.96 and D1 starting hourly wage is $18.63.

Water Operator OIT or D1 is a safety sensitive position subject to pre-employment and random drug and/or alcohol testing.

Responsibilities under the Water Operator OIT or D1 position include performing a variety of routine technical duties in the Water plant including maintenance, repairs and monitoring of the Water Plant operations and distribution system.

Minimum requirement of a Nevada Operator in Training Certification.

A valid state driver’s license to cover operation of public works vehicles is required.

Preference in the recruitment process will be given to applicants:

  • Who have one year of experience operating piping, valves and controls.
  • Who have experience involving the installation, maintenance and repair of fluid pumps and related systems.
  • Who can install, repair and read water meters.

A complete job description and application can be obtained from the District office, 3394 James Lee Park Road, Carson City, NV 89705, 775-267-2805 ext. 27, or at

Applications must be submitted to the District office by close of business on August 21, 2017.

IHGID is an equal opportunity employer.


Great Basin Water Company – Pahrump, NV

Lead Operator (Licensed – Grade 3 Distribution, Grade 3 Wastewater)

Great Basin Water Company is seeking Lead Operator candidates to fill an opening in our Pahrump, NV location.

Job Summary:

Under limited supervision, the Lead Operator performs routine tasks related to the operation of a water/wastewater treatment facility. Responsible for maintaining plant compliance with EPA standards and state water Commission. Assists with training of other personnel and leading work crews. Demonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes and works cooperatively to provide quality seamless utility service. Works with Area Manager to ensure continuity of processes, goals and vision of UI.


The selected candidate will be a have a minimum of 5 years’ experience hold dual licenses (Nevada Grade 3 Wastewater Treatment and preferably Grade 3 Distribution); or have the ability to become licensed through required testing or reciprocity within 12 months of hire. Candidates must also hold a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license.

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Great Basin Water Company – Pahrump, NV

Field Tech I  

Great Basin Water Company is seeking Field Tech candidates to fill an opening in our Pahrump, NV location.

Job Summary:

Responsible for the accurate and timely reading and recording of water meters to facilitate customer billing; to identify water meter equipment problems; and to perform minor water meter and/or

system maintenance.


Some water meter reading experience preferred, in addition to previous mechanical or maintenance experience. Knowledge of cross connection regulations and ability to report violations and other unsafe conditions. General knowledge of water meters, care and operation of a variety of tools and equipment, and safe work practices is helpful. Candidates must also hold a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license.

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