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The Oklahoma Water Resources Board is the only agency of state government devoted solely to the task of managing, protecting, and improving the water resources of Oklahoma to ensure safe, clean, healthy and reliable water supplies, a strong economy, and a healthy environment. We allocate water permits for stream water and groundwater; provide financing for water and wastewater projects; monitor, study, and write standards for the state's lakes, streams, and groundwaters; oversee the state's well driller and pump installer licensing program; coordinate the state's floodplain management and dam safety programs; and provide comprehensive planning for the state's water future.

The OWRB provides a variety of water resource career opportunities. OWRB staff include the following:

  • Scientists like hydrologists, geologists, biologists, meteorologists, environmental specialists
  • Engineers
  • Financial analysts
  • Administrative and clerical professionals
  • Computer programmers
  • Attorneys

As a state agency, the OWRB pledges to provide equal opportunities for both prospective and existing employees. We do not discriminate in regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability.

Information and job descriptions for current vacancies can be found below. Classified positions can also be found on the Oklahoma Office of Management and Enterprise Services Human Capital Management Division website.

Additionally, unclassified positions may be filled from direct recruitment by the agency. When actively recruiting to fill unclassified positions, descriptions will be listed on this website with instructions on how to apply.

Benefits Package

  • 11 paid holidays per year
  • 15 days of paid sick leave per year
  • A minimum of 15 days paid annual leave per year (increases with years of service)
  • A retirement plan based on employee and employer contributions
  • Employee health, life, dental, and disability insurance
  • Optional dependent health, life, and dental insurance
  • Longevity pay, based on years of service
  • Optional deferred compensation plan
  • more on Benefits...

Current Job Listings

Position Title
Opening Date
Closing Date
Seasonal-Temporary Continuous Water Quality Programs
Environmental Specialist Oct 12 Nov 12 Water Quality

For more information, contact:

Human Resources Director
Oklahoma Water Resources Board
3800 North Classen Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73118

The OWRB is an equal opportunity employer.

Required Workplace Posters

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Oklahoma Whistleblowers Act
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Risk Management

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