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Consider a career in water! 

Careers in the water industry are in high demand and undergoing rapid change. Climate change, population growth and urbanization create challenges that water professionals must address to protect our water resources. 

Career opportunities in the water industry are wide-ranging, such as

  • Municipal and consulting engineers
  • Water treatment plant operators
  • Environmental technicians
  • Equipment suppliers
  • Hydro-geologists
  • Laboratory technicians
  • University researchers
  • Government – policy development

There are many resources to help you start your water career. Below are links to help get you started! 



Alberta Government: Water and Wastewater Operator Certification

How to Become a Certified Operator: Alberta Water and Wastewater Operator Association


Manitoba Government: Water & Wastewater Facility Operators Certification Program

Manitoba Water and Wastewater Association

Northwest Territories & Nunavut

Government of the NWT: Operator Certification and Training

Northern Territories Water and Wastewater Association


Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board

Saskatchewan Water and Wastewater Association