Central San, a progressive public utility, is seeking a Control Systems Engineer. This position will be assigned to the Process Control/Control Systems Section of the Plant Operations Division.
This position will be responsible for two control systems: one at the District’s wastewater treatment plant and one for the collection system pump stations.The Control Systems Engineer will design, program, and support programmable logic controllers, field instrumentation, an industrial communications network, and two SCADA systems.Dynac and Wonderware SCADA software and Modicon (Schneider) PLCs are the foundation of the control systems.
The treatment plant processes 35 million gallons of wastewater, incinerates 200 tons of biosolids, and recycles 2 million gallons of water daily.Treatment plant operation requires large equipment including multiple 40+ MGD pumps, 70,000 cfm blowers, a 3.5 MW gas turbine, boilers, 2,700 hp diesel generators, and a UV disinfection system.The facility generates both electricity and steam onsite and focuses on energy efficiency and resource recovery.
Education and Experience:
Five years of professional process control experience as described above.
Equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major work in electrical or mechanical engineering or a closely related field.
Substitution for Education: Four additional years of additional qualifying experience as noted above may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree.
Licenses and Certificates:
Possession of a valid California Driver’s License. A valid out-of-state driver’s license will be accepted during the application process. Must possess a valid California Driver’s License within 90 days of appointment.
A valid Certificate of Registration as a professional engineer issued by the State of California is desirable.
A District application and supplemental questionnaire must be filed by July 27, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. For a detailed job description and application, visit our website at: https://www.centralsan.org/
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