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Position Title Salary Employment Type Notes

Accounting Technician - Payroll

$24.86 to $32.47/hour depending on experience

Benefit Summary: Benefits – Union

Permanent Full Time

Position available

The Accounting Technician – Payroll position performs responsible accounting and administrative work under general supervision.  Duties for the payroll clerk include:  Verifying, auditing, editing, and preparing payroll; maintaining payroll records; reviewing employee timesheets; working with appropriate department(s) and/or supervisor(s) to resolve timesheet discrepancies; entering data in the payroll system; generating, reviewing, and reconciling payroll reports; transmitting direct deposit information; printing and distributing checks and direct deposit pay stubs; preparing and generating payments to payroll related vendors; reconciling health and benefits; and compiling and providing necessary reports.  

Minimum Qualifications include: High School Diploma or equivalent plus two (2) years of computerized payroll and/or accounting experience in a double-entry accounting system.  An AA degree in accounting is preferred and may substitute for part of the required experience; Clean drug screen and successful background check.  

Read the full job description: Accounting Technician

Applicants must submit a KID application, cover letter and resume. Please complete the application below.

Option 1 – Email:

Save the application form on your computer; fill out the form; and email your application, resume and cover letter to

Option 2 – Mail or delivery:

Paper copies of the application form are available in the KID lobby, or upon request.  If you are unable to email your application and other materials, you may mail or deliver printed copies to:

Executive Assistant
Kennewick Irrigation District
2015 S. Ely Street
Kennewick, WA 99337