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:


  • 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.



    Water Job Testimonials

    Read about others who are working for water:

    Meet Zachary Williams
    Meter Technician » 

    Meet GwenDolyn Ruff, Vice President of Employee Services & Strategic Planning » 

    Meet Daniel Marquez, Production & Treatment Operator »