The Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) System Specialist designs, develops code, installs, tests, modifies, and maintains complex PLC and SCADA computer controls hardware, programs, software interfaces and applications in a process control environment to maximize the efficiency of wastewater treatment plants and remote pumping stations. The position will be responsible for initiating and conducting a wide range of technical tasks and projects associated with the design, installation, maintenance and on-going support of electrical/electronical controlled pieces of machinery. This position is represented by Local 307CO - Washington State Council of County and City Employees.
Education and Experience:
Operations Background must have at least ten (10) years of experience maintaining systems in a class III or above facility.
Five (5) years of work experience in supporting and developing process control applications, telemetry and networks including SCADA system engineering, industrial control system software and PLCs.
Experience in control system components including but not limited to: PLCs (Allen Bradley Controllogix, Compact Logix, PLC5 and SLC-500 software systems), Historian (Wonderware), Control networks (Ethernet and Serial) and VFDs.
HMI experience including but not limited to: Wonderware, Intouch, Allen-Bradley Panelview, and Rockwell Factory Talk ME.
Radio 450 mhz licensed.
Experience in industrial control software including but not limited to: alarm software and security measures, PanelBuilder, VFD configuration software and PLC software.
Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, drawings and schematic layouts.
Excellent troubleshooting ability, both electrical and mechanical.
Knowledge of Federal, state and county laws and regulations relating to wastewater collection and treatment.
Skills in diagnosing issues and recommending solutions to control system problems.
Skills in developing, organizing and coordinating and inspecting work of contractors and staff working on control system projects.
Working knowledge of MS Excel, Word, Outlook, MS SQL.
Install and maintain industrial software suites and sequel data bases.
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