June 2022 E-Newsletter
Issue #142
PNWS 2022-2023 Board of Trustees (Back Row Left to Right): Tyler Clary, Dan Sleeth - Chair Elect, Nick Belmont, John Roth - Past Chair, Jason Canady - Treasurer, Jamie Porter, James Dean - AWWA Director, Joel Cary.
(Front Row Left to Right): Libby Barg Bakke, Section Chair Michelle Cheek, Tonya Reiss

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Submit Your 2023 Kennewick Conference Abstract
The Abstract Window Closes July 30
The abstract window is now open for next years section conference May 3-5, 2023 in Kennewick, Washington.

The abstract window is scheduled to close July 30. Abstracts will be selected and speakers contacted in the fall.
Diversity Member Inclusion Demographics Survey
Survey Closes September 2
AWWA members know that when you join or renew your membership with AWWA you are asked some voluntary demographic information.

The PNWS Diversity Member and Inclusion Sub-Committee is looking for some additional voluntary data on our members to help plan for recruiting and retention of our members.

The survey takes just five minutes and will help us identify areas of improvement to promote an inclusive environment where all members feel welcome. Participants who complete the survey prior to September 2nd will be entered in a raffle.

The 2021 survey results can be found on the Diversity & Inclusion tab on the Member Engagement Committee page.
SPECIAL MEMBERSHIP DEAL - One year free membership for any non-member ACE attendee who registers for a full conference registration. To register click the photo above.
AWWA's Water Infrastructure Conference Comes to Portland September 11-14
Registration is Now Open
Learn about water infrastructure issues and discuss solutions to these challenges, including the latest cost-effective strategies to manage aging infrastructure, control water loss, protect critical infrastructure, and finance capital projects and operation and maintenance activities. 
Lower Columbia Subsection Beer For Water 2022
Heathen Brewing - Feral Public House
Join the Lower Columbia Subsection for their annual Beer for Water event at the Heathen Brewing Feral Public House in Vancouver on Friday, June 3.

Your registration includes two drink tickets and delicious food. There will be some exciting raffle prices, a great atmosphere and a chance to come together in support of Water For People.
Golf Season is Here!
Subsection's Holding Annual Golf Tournaments

August 19 - Central Washington Subsection Annual Golf Tournament at Apple Tree Resort - SAVE THE DATE

September 9 - Lower Columbia Subsection Annual Golf Tournament at Tri-Mountain Golf Course - SAVE THE DATE

September 9 - King County Subsection Annual Golf Tournament at Druids Glen - SAVE THE DATE
Job Postings
  • Superintendent - Wastewater Collections
  • Permit Specialist
  • IT Business Administrator
  • Finance Manager
  • Public Works Director
  • Water Treatment Plant Operator
  • Business Analyst
  • Utilities Engineering Manager
  • Summer/Fall Jobs in Water Treatment and Distribution
  • Water Efficiency Technician
  • Field Technician
  • District Manager
  • Engineering Technician
  • Water Treatment Plant Operator II or III
  • Field Service Representative
  • Water/Sewer Field Technician
  • Maintenance Utility Worker I
  • Project Manager
  • Water Facility Technician
  • Water Treatment Plant Supervisor
  • SCADA Technician
  • Construction Inspector
  • General Manager
  • Senior Engineer
  • Municipal Services Director
  • Staff Engineer
  • Utility Worker
  • Collector/Meter Reader
  • Plant Journeyman Electrician
  • Design and Construction Manager
  • Water Quality Specialist
  • Utility Worker III - Environmental Services
  • Senior Utility Inspector
  • Public Works Director
  • District Manager
  • Public Works Director
  • Engineering Manager
  • Field Service Representative
That's it for this month! Please send your news or information for inclusion in the July edition to the Section office.

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Kyle Kihs
Executive Director