General Manager

Sierra Lakes County Water District
Until Filled
(916) 471-3366

Sierra Lakes County Water District
Soda Springs, California

General Manager
Salary: $150,000 to $175,000 DOQ
First resume review: Wednesday, March 8, 2023.

This is a full-time position - Part-time/Contractual positions are also available.

This is an exceptional opportunity to become the General Manager in the beautiful Sierra Nevada. If you are seeking a challenging but rewarding General Manager water district position, and like mountains, the outdoors, and a more relaxed pace of life, this is the job and the area for you.

The General Manager is responsible for overseeing the water treatment and distribution system and wastewater collection system operations, maintenance, administration, budgeting, contracting, public relations, regulatory compliance, and infrastructure repairs and replacement.

The General Manager position requires a minimum average of 20-40 hours per week and presence at the District office as necessary. Duties may require a greater commitment as necessary. The District is open to candidates who are seeking full-time work, as well as candidates who desire to work in a contractual or part-time General Manager position with the District, depending on qualifications and experience.

Ten (10) years experience with water and wastewater utilities, or five (5) years experience with water or wastewater utilities with a bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field. Five (5) years progressively responsible supervisory or management experience in the operations of water and wastewater utilities also required.

To apply, submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work related references (two supervisors, two direct reports, and two colleagues) on our website:

For information about this position, please contact:

David Niemeyer
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3366

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
Sierra Lakes County Water District website:

Sierra Lakes County Water District is an equal opportunity employer.