Employment

How To Apply

  1. Submit a completed Online Application

  2. Attach your résumé 

  3. Attach a cover letter summarizing your work experience relevant to the position you are applying for. Include three professional references (name, position title, telephone number, and email).

  4. Attach any college transcripts or professional certifications related to the position for which you are applying for.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. All materials become the property of Skagit PUD.

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Compensation and Benefits

The District offers a generous and competitive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Annual cost-of-living increases.

  • Market-based salary and wage scales that are evaluated regularly.

  • Regular performance evaluations.

  • Merit-based incentive program (for non-represented employees).

  • Retirement: PERS 2 or 3 options available.

  • Deferred Compensation: Offered on a voluntary basis. Plan options include DRS (state) or Mass Mutual.

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance: District pays 100% of the premiums for employees and dependents (no premium cost sharing), and no deductibles.

  • Paid Time Off (PTO): May be taken as accrued and is earned as follows (per years of completed service): 0-4 years = 168 hours; 5-11 years = 208 hours; 12-19 years = 248 hours; 20+ years = 288 hours.

  • Paid Holidays: 10 scheduled holidays annually, and 2 floating holidays per year after 3 months of service, which must be taken during the calendar year.

  • Short Term Disability: Premium is paid by the District. Benefits are 70% of salary up to a maximum duration of 6 months if employees cannot work due to illness or injury (voluntary plan that substitutes for WA State Paid Family and Medical Leave).

  • Life and AD&D Insurance: District provides base life insurance, and additional amounts can be purchased under term group rates.

  • Additional benefits include:
      • Retiree Medical Insurance, AFLAC (voluntary);
      • Occupational Disability coverage;
      • Teamsters Pension (for represented employees);
      • Paid family leave (through WA State PFML); and
      • Alternative work schedules (depending upon position).