Internal Job Openings at WEF

TWP Best Places to Work BadgeWEF regularly recruits for skilled professionals in a variety of disciplines to develop, manage, and/or support WEF programs and initiatives. WEF are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age marital status, or physical handicap. We provide equal treatment in recruitment, placement, promotion, transfer, training, and termination. 

In 2015 WEF was recognized by the Washington Post as one of the top 150 workplaces in the greater metropolitan region. 

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Title: Government Affairs Specialist
Company: Water Environment Federation
Job Location: Alexandria, Va. 

Water Environment Federation (WEF) has recently added this new position to the Government Affairs department.  The Specialist will research and track legislative and regulatory issues; provide content updates for the website and assist with any relevant publications; support committees; and work closely with members regarding government affairs activities or projects. 

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in political science, environmental science, or a related field, at least 3 years of similar experience, skills using social media and Microsoft office suite, and excellent communications and customer service abilities.

WEF offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits!

To apply please send your resume and cover letter, with desired salary to

WEF Headquarters

With a staff of nearly 100, WEF is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C.

To contact WEF, call toll-free at 1.800.666.0206 or 1.703.684.2400; email; or write to:

Water Environment Federation
601 Wythe Street
Alexandria, VA
22314-1994 USA

WEF on the Web

WEF has a number of Web sites designed to provide its members and the public with the latest water quality news and information; program and educational resources; annual and spacial events; and networking opportunities: