Help Wanted Announcement: District Manager Job Opening

Samish Water District is accepting applications for the District Manager position. Serving as the chief executive and
administrator for the District, the Manager is answerable to the Board of Commissioners and is appointed to enforce its
resolutions and regulations, direct daily District activities, prepare and monitor the budget and implement the policies
and programs initiated by the Board. A four-year college degree is preferred. An acceptable combination of education,
training and experience in utility industry is desirable, along with five (5) years of progressively responsible experience
as a supervisor/manager preferably with a utility. Experience and training sufficient to obtain a Group II Wastewater
Operator Certification in the State of Washington within one year of employment. Must have, or be able to obtain, a valid
Washington State Driver's License. Must be bondable. Annual salary range $70,000 to $85,000 to start, DOQ.
The Samish Water District services the Lake Samish Basin in southern Whatcom and northern Skagit County. Our primary
function is to provide sewer service to the region.
A cover letter and resume may be emailed to, or mailed or delivered to the District
Office at 2195 Nulle Road, Bellingham, WA 98229 by 4:30 PM, Friday, August 4, 2017.
Picture of Lake Samish