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Career opportunity - Water

Communities and countries cannot function without secure supplies of water. Join the National Water Grid Authority in developing region-specific water storage and distribution solutions that will secure our water supplies now and into the future.

Priorities include:

  • Providing advice to the Australian Government on water resource and water infrastructure policy and initiatives to support the growth of regional economies.
  • Developing, in partnership with state and territory governments, a National Water Infrastructure Investment framework for investment in water infrastructure to identify a pipeline of priority water infrastructure projects that will increase the capacity, connectivity and resilience of Australia's water storage and supply infrastructure.
  • Using world best science to determine where and how Australia's water resources can be sustainably developed to increase security and reliability of supply.
  • Delivering the Government's commitment to identify and build new water infrastructure through the $3.5 billion National Water Infrastructure Development Fund.

If you'd like to find out more about this portfolio area, visit our Water section.

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