Employment Opportunities

The Department of Water Resources employs over 90 people to assist in achieving the DWR mission and vision.

It is the effort of talented and dedicated employees that makes the Department of Water Resources successful. The Department of Water Resources offers the opportunity to develop challenging careers, and the agency promotes training, continuing education, and opportunities for growth.

If you are a recent graduate or you are an experienced professional considering a career move and are interested in joining the Department of Water Resources team, please browse through this site and contact John Brintnell by e-mail, or call (701) 328-2751 if you have any questions.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Department of Water Resources does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services, and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.

Current Openings

Hydrologist III - Courses or work experience in hydrology, groundwater or surface water modeling, or water resources management programs. Demonstrated experience with either or both finite difference and finite element modeling techniques. Knowledge of North Dakota water law....

Water Resource Engineer III - The Water Development Division supports various efforts of the State Water Commission and its Secretary / Director of the Department of Water Resources as well as the State Engineer. Specifically, the Investigations Section...

Info Technology Admin II - The Director of the Data and Technical Services division is responsible for the management, oversight and deployment of a complex technology infrastructure which includes information technology systems, telecommunications systems, mobile application services, and related systems, infrastructure, and resources. The primary responsibility...

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