SCADA Engineer
Tesco Controls, Inc.
Baton Rouge, LA
Want to be part of a growing organization where your contribution is vital to communities everywhere? Like to be challenged, valued and depended on?

At Tesco Controls, we’re automating and controlling processes to keep our water supply safe and plentiful. Tesco is 100% employee-owned, with a family & fun oriented culture and 45 years of financial stability. As one of the largest system integrators for the water/wastewater industry in the U.S., we work on some of the most complex water projects in the world.

We are looking for an experienced and highly skilled SCADA Engineer for our Baton Rouge office.

If you're looking for a fulfilling career with a financially thriving company that encourages new ideas and treats employees well, we invite you to consider becoming a member of our team!

Essential Functions:
Setup and configure SCADA software and hardware
Perform factory functional testing of programmed control systems, including PLCs, HMI, and SCADA
Develop engineered solutions and implements solutions to resolve customer issues
Modify PLC and HMI applications in the field
Writes own trip reports and provides daily work reports
Train customers on how to operate Tesco products; perform in-house simulations
Ability to develop and implement standard engineering practices
Document and track progress of projects and report any issues to department manager
Troubleshoot control system control problems; implements software and hardware solutions to resolve problems
Understand and assess client problems and determine the appropriate means of solution
Recommend material and process specifications, utilize engineering tools to solve problems
Provide on-site customer training
Assess results for application, validity, and conformance to specifications
Interface effectively with other staff on multi-disciplinary projects
Mentor and train subordinate employees on related tasks
Assist in the establishment of department process and procedures
Perform all other duties as assigned

Education/ Experience:
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or similar
2+ years of experience in developing SCADA applications
Strong knowledge of programming software packages such as Wonderware, Rockwell, Intellution, GE Cimplicity, Ci-Tech, Iconics, Siemens, US Data, etc.
Proficient in Microsoft SQL server
Strong knowledge of current computer technology and networking fundamentals
Comprehensive understanding of TCP/IP and routing principals
Certifications on Microsoft products and SCADA development software preferred
If you feel that you are a good fit for this role, please apply and we will respond as soon as possible to you. (We are not providing sponsorship at this time. US citizens or permanent residents only). Thank you!

More about Tesco:
Tesco Controls, Inc. is a full-service system integrator and original equipment manufacturer specializing in the water/wastewater, traffic and electric utility industries. Tesco's completed over 42,000 successful projects (and over 200 SCADA systems) for its customers. Tesco's corporate office is host to a new 125,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility. Tesco is a certified member of the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). This certification assures our customers that Tesco delivers a level of excellence, and follows industry best practices and procedures. Founded in 1972, Tesco has emerged as an industry leader whose success can be attributed to complete customer focus and the development of innovative products that reflect quality, reliability, and functionality. Tesco is proud to manufacture all of its products in the U.S.