Government Jobs in Water Sector


The water sector in India can be divided into three parts namely water supply, water storage/harvesting and water management & sanitation. This sector has economies of scale and monopoly characteristics and as a result of this, the companies in this sector finds it difficult to co-exist in the same area.

The performance and policies in this sector are decided by social issues and the development of this sector is a need of the hour to meet the water requirement of the people.

Recent job notifications in the government jobs in water sector:

Recently the following government organizations operating in the water sector called for application from eligible candidates for different positions:

Executive Engineer – Ministry of Water Resource, Government of India

Assistant - Ministry of Water Resource, Government of India

Assistant – Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal

Upper Division Clerk – Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal

Executive Engineer – Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal

Storekeeper – Central Water Commission

Junior Engineer (Civil/Mechanical) – Central Water Commission

Mechanic Grade II – Central Water Commission

Electrician/out-board driver – Central Water Commission

Irrigation Expert – WAPCOS

What can be the pay scale expected in the government jobs in Water sector?

As far as executive engineer position is concerned, candidates can get a pay scale of Rs. 15600-39100 and for candidates appointed for Assistant position, they can expect a pay scale of Rs. 9300-34800. Candidates appointed for the other positions can get a pay scale as in the other government organizations for that particular job position.

Educational and other qualification required for jobs in Water sector:

Candidates with degrees and diplomas in irrigation and hydraulics engineering, water resource management, rainwater harvesting technology, water resource engineering and water resource planning can find job placement in water sector in Government organizations in India and even graduates in other fields can find placement in non-technical sector of these organizations.

Scope of Water sector:

Water is one of the necessities and every country tries to maintain its water resources to meet the requirements of its people. Therefore, this sector is one among the stable sectors with good employment opportunities.



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10 Responses to “Government Jobs in Water Sector”

  1. 10
    surya kant:

    Sir/madam i want to ask.any foam has sabmited from my surya kant name ..plz just tell me and interview ki date kab jari hogi.

  2. 9
    sikandar malik:


    i have completed graduation & pursuing M.B.Afrom uttrakhand technical uni. dehradun i am searching job in ministry of water resources india so plz help me

  3. 8

    can i get email alert for jobs related to water?

  4. 7
    satish kumar jaiswal:

    send me the knowledge of vacancy of je in water sector

  5. 6
    sonu pradhaan:

    if any uses of water resources engineer in India. I can help of our Government. Rising Engineer of water resources….

  6. 5
    ranjit meena:

    where job in diploma in watersheed manegment.

  7. 4
    avinash kumar:

    Respected sir/Madam
    I am a appearing,2012, water resource engineering from SHIATS, Allahabad. I am searching for career in government jobs in water sector. Have any government job vacancies related to water sector, sir please help me..!

  8. 3
    store keeper in water dipparetment jbs:



  9. 2
    rajesh kumar:

    Respected Sir/Madam
    I am a fresh P.G. student of M.Tech in Applied Geophysics from Kurukshetra University,Kurukshetra. I am looking for career in Ground Water or related streams. Have any govt. job vacancies for related job.

  10. 1

    Which option is better? M.Sc Biochemistry at MS Uni Baroda? or M.Sc Water Resource Mgmt at TERI Uni Delhi? From view points of Expected jobs, and learning scopes during M.Sc.?