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Utilities Systems Analyst II
($62,981.08 - $92,976.00 Annually)
A Utilities Systems Analyst II provides technical support for the Water Resources Department Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system:
Provides technical expertise in programming of the SCADA system
Develops programs, installs upgrades, maintains and repairs the Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) at the Water Treatment Plants, pump stations, wells, lift stations and sulfide treatment stations using Function Block Programming and Human Machine Interface (HMI) design
Develops, creates, modifies and tests graphic interfaces for use by the Utility Control Center and Plant Operators
Evaluates, tests and reviews vendor products
Assists in installing, maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing and modifying SCADA system hardware and software (e.g., Ethernet networks, servers, workstations, routers, switches, network communication devices and PLCs)
Verifies Process and Instrumentation (P&ID) and electrical drawings for accuracy and verifies that drawings agree with control descriptions and plant specifications
Interfaces with engineers, contractors, vendors and City personnel to determine how PLC software should control the plant
Maintains documentation regarding SCADA network
Develops daily, weekly, monthly and yearly reports as required by management and plant personnel.
Provides on-call support during non-business hours including evenings, weekends and holidays
Performs related duties as required
Incumbents are required to carry out assignments without detailed instruction or guidance. The Utilities Systems Analyst II differs from the Utilities Systems Analyst I because of the development work that is performed in the creation of programs for new plants and sites. The Utilities Systems Analyst II class differs from the Utilities Systems Analyst III by the latter have a greater involvement in the network architecture and broader scope of knowledge. This class reports to a Utilities Control System Supervisor who reviews work through reports, conferences and the evaluation of results achieved.
This class is FLSA exempt-computer professional.
Employee Values: All employees of the City of Mesa are expected to uphold and exhibit the City's shared employee values of Knowledge, Respect, and Integrity.
Minimum Qualifications Required:
Any combination of training, education, and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field
Considerable (3-5 years) work experience in information systems working with Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition or Utility Network experience
Must possess a valid Arizona driver's license by hire date
Experience in the installation, maintenance, calibration and repair of electronic (solid-state) controls, instrumentation and related equipment is highly desirable
Substance Abuse Testing: Due to the safety and/or security sensitive nature of this classification, individuals shall be subject to pre-employment or pre-placement alcohol, drug and/or controlled substance testing as outlined in City policy and procedures.
City of Mesa offers a competitive benefits package. A CITY OF MESA ONLINE APPLICATION IS REQUIRED. Applications will be available as of the opening date of 06/09/17 with continuous review of applications until filled.First review of applications will be Monday, June 26, 2017. For complete job description, requirements and online application form, please visit our web site at: www.mesaaz.gov/jobs
City of Mesa is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Located in Maricopa County and just 15 miles east of Phoenix, Mesa covers 132 square miles, is the third largest city in Arizona and the 38th largest city in the nation.
The City of Mesa provides the advantages of a thriving metropolis while maintaining the feel of a suburban environment.
With dynamic recreational, educational and business opportunities, Mesa enjoys the best in a variety of... amenities including parks within easy walking distance from home, a variety of sports facilities that cater to athletes young and old, highly rated golf courses for every skill level, a diversity of special events and community festivals, and Mesa's ever-popular Chicago Cubs and Oakland A's Spring Training baseball.