General Manager
Indian Wells Valley Water District

The Indian Wells Valley Water District is seeking a General Manager. The General Manager (GM) will receive policy direction from the Directors and shall be responsible for implementing the Board’s policies including the planning and design of facilities, construction, operation and maintenance of facilities and the administration of the business affairs of the District. The GM will be a seasoned leader with a proven track record to oversee capital and operating budgets while monitoring monthly performance against budget is ideal. The best candidate will lead and operate with integrity and reliability that enables them to quickly engender trust and credibility. The ideal candidate will be a trusted advisor and inspiring leader with a demonstrated ability to invest in, and bring out the best in their team, the District is looking for someone with the ability to deliver improved results by working imaginatively and productively with the Board, Department Heads, community partners and the District’s diverse and talented workforce. The best GM will be a goal-oriented leader with an ability to formulate strategic plans that improve efficiencies and effectiveness of the District. The District seeks a leader who will not only ensure the administration, engineering, maintenance, and operation of the District, but someone who will also implement an effective safety program that motivates staff to think and act safely while promoting compliance with federal and state Occupational Safety and Health regulations.

Location: Ridgecrest, California
Salary: Up to $275,000, commensurate with experience
Final filing date: February 17, 2023

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.