SCADA Systems Specialist

Alderwood Water & Wastewater District Published: 15/12/2017
Lynnwood, WA
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The Alderwood Water & Wastewater District (AWWD) is accepting applications for a SCADA SYSTEM SPECIALIST in the Maintenance & Operations Department.

The System Specialist is responsible for engineering, developing, maintaining, and performing integration tasks as needed on the District’s SCADA network including computers, instrumentation, controls, communications, security, and power distribution systems.  A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities needed to perform the essential functions of this position would be five years with programming and coordinating SCADA software packages, PLC platforms, Microsoft Operating systems, OPC, SQL, and OLE clients and servers and two years of higher education in Instrumentation and Industrial Automation or a related field.  An (06) Limited Energy Systems electrical license/certification or higher certification level is desirable. The selected candidate must have the ability to earn advanced certification in networking (such as CCNA or CCIE) and/or security (CompTIA or CISSP) within two years of appointment to the position.  The hourly rate for this position is $33.72 - $45.19 per hour. 

The District offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, group term life insurance, short term and long term disability coverage, State of Washington PERS 401(a) retirement plan participation, a deferred compensation match program, a commute reduction incentive, and a wellness incentive.

For a full job description or to apply go to  All application materials must be received by Monday, January 15 at 5:00 PM to be considered during the first review of applicants.

For questions or other information please contact Administrative Services Manager Mike Pivec at (425) 741-7921.  Prior to employment, a criminal history background check and reference checks will be conducted on the top candidates. The District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains policies for a drug-free and smoke-free work environment.