Current Employment Opportunities

Community Programs Specialist

An exciting year-round opportunity for someone looking to get involved in the water community of the Yampa River Basin! The Community Programs Specialist will be responsible for administering UYWCD grant programs and assist with planning and implementation of community outreach events like the Yampa Youth Water Festival. The position will become familiar with the water management role UYWCD plays in the Yampa River Basin and assist in organizational messaging through community engagement and digital communications. Check out the details below!

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $28.65 – $35.82/Hourly

Application Deadline: March 31, 2024

Preferred Start Date: April 29, 2024

If you are interested in this position, please review the job post and full job description for more information and application details.

Seasonal Ditch Rider 

 

This seasonal opportunity is perfect for someone who wants to work outside and get hands-on experience in water delivery and diversion on the Stillwater-Five Pine Mesa Ditch in South Routt County! This position will assist with managing, calculating, and delivering water orders to numerous lateral diversions along the ditch and complete daily water accounting reports. The ideal candidate will have experience with irrigated agriculture, a basic understanding of water rights administration, the ability to work independently in remote outdoor environments, and accomplish a variety of field tasks while demonstrating excellent communication skills and reliability.  Basic computer skills are necessary for the documentation of water administration. Check out the details below! 

Job Type: Seasonal (May – August)

Salary: $22.00 – $25.00/Hourly

Application Deadline: March 31, 2024

Preferred Start Date: May 15, 2024

If you are interested in this position, please review the job post and full job description for more information and application details.