Westland Irrigation District in Hermiston, OR is accepting applications for a General Manager through Special Districts Association of Oregon. The job link is provided below.
HID is proud to be a participating partner in the Umatilla County Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan. For more information about the NHMP you can visit the County’s website at http://www.co.umatilla.or.us/
Due to new state mandates, our office will be closed until further notice.
We will be handling everything by phone or email, as much as possible.
Please call (541) 567-3024 or email Office@HermistonID.org if you need assistance.
The District intends to start closing the laterals on Wednesday October 14, 2020 and the A Line and Maxwell canals will be off by Friday October 16, 2020. If you have any questions, please contact the District office.
A leak has developed on the Barton Line. Since there were no users at the time the leak was discovered, the line was shut down. If you wish to use water off this line, please contact your ditch rider at 541-561-7682.
The District intends to shut-down the irrigation system between October 15 – October 20, 2020. If you have any questions, please contact the District office.
Hermiston Irrigation District is accepting applications for maintenance crew workers. We need seasonal workers to help with winter maintenance projects. This would be a seasonal position through the end of the year. There is a possibility of a full-time position after the first of the year to the right candidate. Work will include canal maintenance, pipeline installation, concrete work, clearing brush, mowing and burning. Must deal courteously with the public. Knowledge of irrigation practices, general mechanics and the ability to operate machinery a plus. CDL or pesticide license a plus. You must have the ability to work outdoors in all types of weather and to perform physical work. For applications please contact Hermiston Irrigation District, at 366 E Hurlburt Avenue, Hermiston or email Business@HermistonID.org.
Notice is hereby given that a position for Director is coming up for election in Divisions 1 and 5. The position in Divisions 1 and 5 are for a three-year term. Nominating petitions for candidates wishing to be placed on the ballot are available at the District office located at 366 E. Hurlburt Avenue Hermiston OR. Candidates must own land in the division they are being nominated for. Nominating petitions with no less than ten qualified elector signatures must be filed with the District no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 6, 2020 to be placed on the ballot. Elections will be held on November 10, 2020 at the District office.
The District intends to treat the A Line Canal with Captain “Copper” on Wednesday 8/26/2020, the Maxwell Canal on Thursday 8/27/2020, the ME & R Lines on Friday 8/28/2020. If you have any questions, please contact the District office.
The Barton Pump Station is down for repair. At this point, we do not know when it will come back on line.