Work for Water

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Jobs & Salaries 


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There are loads of opportunities to work for water.  The American Water Works Association and the Water Environment Federation each have large and active job banks that are updated daily. Visit them both to find the job that’s right for you and start or build your career in water!


Learn About Water Jobs and Salaries:

A wide range of rewarding job opportunities fitting a broad range of skills is available in the water sector. General areas include Engineer; Organizational Services; Communications, Policy & Education; Laboratory & Science; Operations, Maintenance, Trades, and Environmental. 

See examples of specific jobs and salaries in the water sector below:

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Organizational Services

Communications, Policy & Education 

Laboratory & Water Science

Operations, Maintenance, Trades 



Civil Engineering Spotlight

Watch a CNN Money video, Best Jobs: Building Bridges. Engineer Tanvi DeNicola talks about rebuilding the Willis Avenue Bridge in New York City. October 9, 2010.



Water Job Testimonials

Read about others who are working for water: 

/uploadedImages/Military_Second_Career/Craighead150.jpg  P. Craighead, Benefits Coordinator » 
/uploadedImages/Military_Second_Career/RuffSquare150.jpg  G. Ruff,
V.P. Employee Svcs. » 
/uploadedImages/Military_Second_Career/DanielMarquez200.jpg  D. Marquez, Prod. & Treatment Operator »