SCADA Engineer

Waipa District Council

SCADA Engineer

We are looking for a SCADA Engineer to join our Water Services team, based in Te Awamutu.

In this autonomous role you will be responsible for the overall network administration of our SCADA system, taking accountability for administering Council's SCADA infrastructure and network security. You will maintain our existing SCADA system; proactively identifying and investigating issues and formulating operational solutions for our Network team. You will also take responsibility for SCADA data, ensuring that this is secure, and minimising the risk of non-compliance with drinking water and wastewater standards.

To be considered for this role you must have previous experience in maintaining and upgrading SCADA systems or PLC hardware and software, or networking hardware and configuration. You will also have had exposure to developing maintenance and upgrade plans. With change coming in this space, comprehensive project management skills to support this project would be advantageous. You will also have excellent communication skills, ensuring you have all stakeholders fully on board as we transition to our new SCADA system.

Our communities are at the forefront of all that we do - that's why we work hard to ensure that we have the best people on board at Waipā. If you would like to be part of a committed team who are dedicated to providing an outstanding service to its customers and community, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply for this job, please go online to and enter the job code 15795WNZ

Applications close at 5.00pm on Sunday, 13 June 2021.