Employment Opportunities

The District maintains a staff of qualified professionals to operate the system; we offer excellent benefits, good pay and pleasant working conditions. If you are interested in employment with the District, please review any current openings below as well as the position description corresponding to that opening. All District applicants must complete a District-issued application. Please do not submit applications unless a position is currently available.

Applications can be submitted in person, scanned and e-mailed to frontdesk@woodfinwater.com, or mailed to: WSWSD, P.O. Box 8452, Asheville, NC 28814. Office personnel have no information on hiring dates, interview times, or other information, so please do not call for these issues. 


Current Openings


Entry-level water distribution system technician


The District is now accepting applications for an entry-level water distibutution technician. A downloadable job description can be found by clicking here: Distribution System Operator I

Work consists of maintaining, installing and repairing water lines, meters, valves, hydrants, and other work of a similar nature. Starting pay for this position is $13.46 hourly. Benefits are excellent and include District-paid medical, dental and vision coverage, state retirement pension, paid vacation, and more. Experience is not necessary but mechanical aptitude, a strong work ethic and a desire to learn are essential. Advancement is possible; preference is for an indiviual who wants to have a career with the District. Resumes are accepted but electronic application through our website is required. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The Woodfin Sanitary Water and Sewer District is an equal opportunity employer.


To complete an application, please click here: Employment Application