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Saint Paul Regional Water Services (SPRWS) is a public drinking water utility for the City of Saint Paul and 13 surrounding communities. Our mission is to provide reliable, quality water and services at a reasonable cost.

SPRWS administration building exterior


A few facts about SPRWS:

  • 140 year history as an organization
  • 450,000 customers
  • 1,100 miles of water main
  • Over 500 million dollars in recent project investments (McCarrons Treatment Plant Project, Lead Free SPRWS)
  • Awarded best tasting water in Minnesota (2021) by the Minnesota American Water Works Association

Why Work for SPRWS

Two SPRWS employees using large tools on a water pump

Make a Positive Impact

Working at SPRWS allows you to contribute to the well-being of your community by providing safe, clean, and reliable drinking water to thousands of residents.

Career Growth and Learning

SPRWS offers career opportunities in a variety of fields, each with avenues for professional development. We encourage and support ongoing training and education, helping our team members stay up-to-date with industry advancements and best practices.

Collaborative Environment

At SPRWS, we foster a collaborative work environment where employees can share their expertise, learn from each other, and work together to achieve common goals.

Career Paths

SPRWS water quality lab staff members posing for a photo

We are always looking for talented, dedicated people to join our team! Whether you are beginning your career or building on past experiences, SPRWS offers many interesting and challenging opportunities with over 90 different job titles in categories including:

  • Administration
  • Construction
  • Customer Service
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Information Technology + GIS
  • Maintenance
  • Trades
  • Vehicle Technician
  • Water Plant Operations
  • Water Quality


As a component unit of the City of Saint Paul, SPRWS employees receive an extensive offering of benefits including:

Health Benefits

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts for medical / dependent care
  • Short and long-term disability insurance
  • Employee wellness program and incentives

Work Life Balance

  • Paid holidays, vacation, sick, and parental leave
  • Flexible work schedules and hybrid remote options

Financial Benefits

  • Pension / retirement plan
  • Deferred compensation plans
  • Tuition assistance

Additional Benefits

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Unionized workforce
  • Frequent company social activities

Last Edited: July 9, 2024