“Silver tsunami” could open doors to California’s top water jobs
Job alert: The Shafter-Wasco Irrigation District, which serves nearly 30,000 acres of farms in Kern County, is hiring a new general manager. But what exactly does the general manager of an irrigation district do? It’s a question that isn’t easily answered, even by water executives themselves.
“I found it very hard to describe what I do,” said Dale Brogan, interim general manager for the Shafter-Wasco Irrigation District. “My kids were convinced I must work for the CIA.”