Job Description

The South Adams County Water and Sanitation District is dedicated to providing affordable, sustainable water resources including quality water, wastewater and related services to our customers in a manner that promotes public health, safety and quality of life.  We are looking for a SCADA/Instrumentation & Controls Supervisor.

This position oversees the SCADA/Instrumentation & Controls functions at both the water and wastewater facilities of the District including: 

  • Supervising Instrumentation & Control Specialists
  • Planning, researching, and developing enhancements
  • System integration
  • Programming and installation
  • Troubleshooting complex problems
  • Gathering, interpreting and analyzing data
  • Coordinating with the IT department
  • Directing and prioritizing projects and needs
  • Calibrating and testing systems instrumentation

 Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, electronic engineering or related technical field or equivalent combination of education/experience, with a minimum of six years related experience in electronic or technical support of LAN/WAN based SCADA networks, preferably with FactoryTalk and/or Iconics. Valid, current Driver’s License necessary for travel throughout the District.  


Proficient computer skills including knowledge of MS Office and MS operating systems.  Demonstrated knowledge of computerized instrumentation systems, transformers, switches, control panels and electronic elements of telemetry systems and components necessary.  Strong troubleshooting and programming background essential.


Solid organizational, communication and decision-making skills required.  Independent thinker with strong initiative, working in a changing environment, with the ability to work in a team environment.  Supervisory, lead or project management experience.


Successful candidates will be required to complete a drug screen and background check prior to employment.


Salary Range: 72,032 – 108,048/annualized


The District offers a comprehensive benefits package including 100% medical/dental premiums paid with meeting wellness goals as well as vision, basic life, short/long term disability, pension plan, 457 savings plan, paid time off (PTO), paid holidays, and pet insurance.