About Us


The Tulare Irrigation District is a political subdivision of the State of California – an independent agency operating under the California Water Code. Our purpose is to obtain and deliver a surface water supply for the irrigation of farms in the District and for the recharge of the groundwater basin underlying the District. The District delivers surface water to approximately 230 farms. The exterior boundary encompasses an area of 77,000 acres (Including the City of Tulare which is not part of the District). District acreage is approximately 70,000 acres.

District Announcements

Position Available - District Engineer

Water resource management is important now more than ever in California.  California's agriculture provides healthy food and fiber to people all over the world.  Also, the agricultural industry in the Tulare area provides critical jobs and economic stability for our communities.  

Avanti is recruiting on behalf of the Tulare Irrigation District, whose purpose is to obtain and deliver a surface water supply for the irrigation of approximately 230 farms providing farmers with superior engineering and customer service.  

TID is a steadily growing agency that has a friendly and flexible work environment. TID is optimizing our precious resources by managing the development of infrastructure to support the needs of farmers and agriculture.  

If you are ready to take on the challenging role that involves managing over $50mil in capital improvement projects that will enhance water resources for the Tulare region, consider a conversation. 

We are recruiting an experienced, service-oriented engineer with eight or more years of experience with water resources (or related) project design, planning and implementation who will participate as a senior management level position and oversee $50+ million capital improvement plans, assist with grants and grant management, engage with the public on behalf of TID, and more.  

Prefers PE registration, requires Bachelor of Science in an Engineering or similar background. 

This is a full-time role located in Tulare, CA.  The compensation includes a base salary up to $150,000 depending on experience, an excellent benefits package that includes generous vacation, sick leave, and safety compensation days off, a defined contribution retirement plan and medical, dental and vision for the employee and their family. 

If you are interested, please contact Evelyn Milani at: