1+ months

Engineering Technician III (SCADA)

Los Angeles, California 90013
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

As an Engineering Technician III (SCADA) you will provide day to day SCADA operations support requiring diagnostic knowledge and experience to troubleshoot SCADA software / hardware and process control applications within specialized areas of SCADA including: client/server applications; network and security infrastructures; Oracle and other database systems; and server hardware and software.


You will have the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge and experience with: Industrial Control System (ICS) LAN / WAN networking and security infrastructures; best practices in SCADA network architecture and security design; vulnerability scanning; and log aggregation correlation technologies. You will also work closely with IT network and project management teams, and SCADA network/security consultants overseeing the design, development, proof of concept, and upgrade of Metropolitans SCADA network communications infrastructure.

This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.


To view the full job description click here: Engineering Technician III


Education and Experience: High school diploma or High School Equivalency Certificate, and two years of accredited college or university in engineering and six years of relevant experience, two years of which must have been at the Engineering Technician II level.


Relevant Experience is defined as:  industrial control systems and at least two years experience with support and maintenance of network communication systems

License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.


40% Technical Knowledge
20% Analytical Skills
20% Job Preparation (education, experience & training relevant to the position)
5% Interpersonal Effectiveness and Teamwork
5% Planning & Organizing
5% Written Communication
5% Oral Communication
100% Total


• Competitive compensation
• Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.
• Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.
• Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System
• Tuition reimbursement
• Training and advancement opportunities
• Excellent working environment
• Public transportation reimbursements 

• Hub of public transportation: rail, subway, buses, and taxis


For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular FT PT Employees (Represented)

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.


The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email: jobs@mwdh2o.com.


MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.


Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.


Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).

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Posted: 2021-08-09 Expires: 2022-08-09

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Engineering Technician III (SCADA)

Metropolitan Water District
Los Angeles, California 90013

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