The North Unit Irrigation District (NUID) is the second largest irrigation district in the State of Oregon. NUID, located in Central Oregon, serves over 950 patrons across approximately 59,000 acres of farmland. NUID operates and maintains two dams and reservoirs and over 300 miles of canals, pipes, laterals and ditches. NUID is part of the Deschutes Project, a federal reclamation project, and is under contract with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR).
NUID is currently recruiting for a position in the Maintenance classification. In this capacity, under general supervision, positions in the Maintenance classification perform a variety of semiskilled and skilled duties in the construction, repair, cleaning, and maintenance of irrigation canals, ditches, pipelines, structures, buildings, landscapes; and other operation and maintenance duties as assigned. Maintenance activities can extend from Wickiup Reservoir near LaPine to the Deschutes River Canyon north of Madras.