The Sun Valley General Improvement District (SVGID) is a quasi-municipality that operates under NRS 318. The District oversees the distribution of safe drinking water, wastewater collection, garbage collection, and recreation to the majority of the Sun Valley community.

Are you looking  for a fulfilling and rewarding job opportunity in the public works and utility sector? SVGID, located within Washoe County, Sun Valley, Nevada, SVGID is currently seeking enthusiastic individuals to join their team in various positions within the water and wastewater management field.

SUN VALLEY GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT is currently accepting applications for Water/Wastewater Service Technician.  

Service Technician – Entry Level

If you’re new to the water and wastewater industry and looking to kickstart your career, the entry-level Service Technician role at SVGID might be the perfect fit for you. This position offers a hands-on experience in water and wastewater maintenance, providing you with valuable skills and knowledge for your future career growth.

Service Technician – Grade I

For those with a Nevada Water Distribution Grade I Certification (or equivalent), the Grade I Service Technician position is an opportunity to further hone your skills while contributing to the essential maintenance of water and sewer systems. This role offers the chance to engage in various tasks related to water and wastewater operation and utility management.

Service Technician – Grade II

If you’re looking to take your career to the next level and possess a Nevada Water Distribution Grade II Certification (or equivalent), the Grade II Service Technician role offers more responsibilities and challenges. This position involves working with a high level of independence and proficiency in water and wastewater systems.

Service Technician – Grade III

The Grade III Service Technician position is ideal for experienced professionals with a Nevada Water Distribution Grade III Certification (equivalent or higher) who are ready to take on leadership roles within the water and utility sector. As a Grade III Service Technician, you’ll play a vital role in ensuring the efficient operation and maintenance of water and sewer systems.




Why Choose SVGID:

  • Good Benefits: SVGID values its employees and offers competitive compensation packages along with comprehensive benefits. This includes health insurance, retirement plans, and other perks to support your overall well-being.

  • Government Job in Public Works and Utility Sector: Working with SVGID means becoming a part of the public sector. You’ll have the chance to contribute directly to your local community while enjoying the stability and security that government jobs provide.

  • Construction Work and Public Projects: If you’re passionate about construction and public infrastructure projects, SVGID offers a unique opportunity to be a part of projects that positively impact the community’s water and sewer systems.

  • Collaboration with Local Government and Regional Water Organizations: SVGID collaborates with Washoe County and other general improvement districts, as well as, organizations like Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA), Nevada Rural Water Association and the CA-NV American Water Works Association, providing employees with access to networking opportunities and professional development resources.

Location and Application:

Sun Valley, Nevada is situated in Washoe County near Reno and Sparks, making it convenient for those seeking jobs in these areas. If you’re motivated to pursue a fulfilling career in water/wastewater and utility management, SVGID invites you to apply.

Don’t miss out on the chance to make a difference in your community while enjoying the benefits of a government job in the public works and utility sector.

Apply now and join the SVGID team!