Water Research Commission

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View all the latest Water Research Commission vacancies here. On this page you will find all the latest job openings for 2022. Interested candidates can find the latest jobs and apply online.

About the Department

Welcome to the Water Research Commission vacancies page. On this page you will find all the latest open job opportunities available.


To have highly informed water decision-making through science and technology at all levels in all stakeholder groups and innovative water solutions through research and development for South Africa, Africa and the world.


To be a global water knowledge node and South Africa’s premier water knowledge huub active across the innovation value chain that:

Informs policy and decision making.

Creates new products, innovation and services for socio-economic development.

Develops Human capital in the water science sector.

Empowers communities and reduces poverty.

Supports the national transformation and redress project.

Develops sustainable solutions and deepens water research and development in South Africa, Africa and the developing world.


A culture of learning and sharing.

Innovation and creativity.

Integrity and fairness.

A spirit of professionalism and service orientation.

Facilitating empowerment and social change.

Good governance.


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