New Job Control Systems Coordinator In Alberta

Control Systems Coordinator
Control Systems Coordinator

Control Systems Coordinator

Company : City of Calgary
Salary : $80,640–$121,760 a year
Location : Alberta

Full Description

If you are committed to public service, enjoy collaborating with others, share our values and have a desire to learn and grow, join The City of Calgary . City employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities which make a difference in our community. We support work-life balance, promote physical and psychological safety, and offer competitive wages, pensions, and benefits . Together we make Calgary a great place to make a living, a great place to make a life.
The City is committed to fostering a respectful, inclusive and equitable workplace which is representative of the community we serve. We welcome those who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, inclusion, anti-racism and reconciliation. Applications are encouraged from members of groups that are historically disadvantaged and underrepresented. Accommodations are available during the hiring process, upon request.
As the Control Systems Coordinator, you will provide supervision, coaching and mentoring for staff engaged in maintaining and developing real-time SCADA/DCS/PLC process control systems and related hardware/software within the water treatment plants, remote lift stations and secondary facilities. Primary duties include:
  • Management of real-time process control systems, related field control devices and control system upgrade project management. Delivery of service as well as the maintenance of critical control systems.
  • Develop and manage capital and operating budgets.
  • Control systems planning for process growth, upgrade expansion and integration of existing system architectures.
  • Develop and maintain process control system networking architectures for related hardware and software.
  • Ensure that all real-time SCADA/DCS/PLC system hardware and software are maintained within their asset life to ensure operational control and monitoring of process equipment.
  • Collaborate and build strong working relationships with a diverse group of stakeholders, including Operations, Maintenance, Planning, Project Delivery.
  • Ensure safety and environmental policies and standards are monitored and enforced to provide safe working conditions for staff and equipment.
  • Coordinate and supervise all aspects of staffing, including hiring, training and competency development. promotions, and other related supervisory responsibilities.
  • A Journeyman Instrumentation mechanic/technician with Interprovincial Red Seal certification plus 8 years of related experience OR;
  • A completed 2-year Technical Diploma with at least 4 years of related experience. Experience must include a technical ability to troubleshoot complex problems.
  • Related work experience in water and/or wastewater treatment plant process control systems that must include: service, installation, and implementation of control systems (preferably in water treatment, water pumping stations, lift stations, retention ponds and storage facilities).
  • Proven knowledge and experience in real-time process control systems, hardware, software and process control networking systems is required.
  • Training in areas such as health and safety, contractor management, Leadership management and environmental management system will be considered assets.
  • Success in this position requires strong communication with the ability to acquire new knowledge, skills and technologies and work collaboratively and independently within a team.
Pre-employment Requirements
  • A security clearance will be conducted.
  • Must obtain a City of Calgary operator's permit
  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
Pre-employment Drug Test: An offer of employment for this position will be conditional on an applicant passing a pre-employment drug test. This test assesses for use of drugs including cannabis. Failure to pass a pre-employment drug test may prevent an applicant from being hired into any safety sensitive position for a period of up to twelve months.

Union: Exempt
Business Unit: Water Services

Position Type: 1 Permanent
Location: 651M 25 Avenue SE

Compensation: Level E $80,640 - 121,760 per annum
Days of Work: This position works a 5 day
work week earning 1 day off in a 3 week cycle.

Hours of work: Standard 35 hour work week

Audience: Internal/External
Apply By: May 10, 2023

Job ID #: 307543