The water and power development authority was created in 1958 to develop Pakistan’s water and energy potential. The wapda building located at Lahore charring cross. It is one of the icons of the city’s architectural landscape. The wapda building was designed by the American architect Edward A. Stone. It was completed in 1960. Wapda the Pakistan water and power development authority was created in 1958 as semi-independent body for the coordinating. Since October 2007, wapda was bifurcated into two distinct entities. Wapda and Pakistan electric power company (PEPCO) wapda has the responsibility for the water and hydropower development.
PEPCO is vested with the responsibilities of the thermal power, Generations, transmissions, distributions and billing. The wapda also fulfills the responsibilities of irrigation, water supply and drainage, prevention of water logging and reclamation of water logged and salty lands, flood management and inland navigation.
Wapda is one of the largest employers of human resource in Pakistan. Wapda has built up the reservoir of technical and expert and how to know staff.
water and power development authority also announce the wapda job vacancies in all departments. All the candidates can apply for the jobs. The selection will be done on the merit basis. Candidates can also apply for the jobs vacancies through NTS test.