Control Systems Technician - Federal Way, WA

Employer: Lakehaven Water & Sewer District

Job Description:
POSITION TITLE: Control Systems Technician
REPRESENTED BY: International Union of Operating Engineers
RESPONSIBLE TO: Electrical and Control Systems Manager or designee
POSTING DATES: 11/9/20 ‐ Open until filled, first review date 11/25/20
Accepting applications from internal and external applicants.

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District has an immediate opening for a Control Systems Technician in our
Engineering Department.

Position Range - Pay Level - Pay Range:
Control Systems Technician I - 11 - $30.17 ‐ $46.12
Control Systems Technician II - 12 - $31.67 ‐ $48.43
Control Systems Technician III - 13 - $33.28 ‐ $50.82
Control Systems Technician IV -14 - $34.90 ‐ $53.36

As a Lakehaven Control Systems Technician, you will be part of a team that has been recognized by the
National Association of Clean Water Agencies for its environmental stewardship and has been a long
standing member of the American Water Works Association. Lakehaven has a service area population
of over 135,000 people living across a 35 square mile area in south King County, makings us the second
largest special‐purpose water and sewer district in the state. Our water system includes 450 miles of
water mains, 25 active wells and 12 storage tanks, which allows us to meet a current annual average
water demand of 10 million gallons per day (MGD) from the community. Lakehaven also has two
wastewater treatment plants, 27 sewer lift stations, and 350 miles of sewer mains capable of collecting
and treating up to 15.6 MGD. Our employees work hard to produce and treat high quality drinking
water and to ensure treated wastewater adheres to EPA standards which safeguards the local ecological
system of Puget Sound. If you want to work for an award‐winning, innovative utility with competitive
pay rates, career advancement and training opportunities, this is the right opportunity for you.

Our team of Control Technicians maintain the controls system network, SCADA & PLC Systems, and
instrumentation equipment at our water production facilities, wastewater treatment plants, and sewer
pump stations. This includes calibrating instrumentation controls, troubleshooting and modifying
existing PLC and SCADA programming, maintaining control systems networks, and performing various
other tasks including electrical work as needed to support the District’s Electrical Team. The Control
Technicians also provide critical input into design decisions for District upgrade projects and work closely
with the District’s Engineering and Operations staff to provide solutions to simple and complex design
and operational problems.

Position placement and pay is dependent upon experience and qualifications.

- State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems PERS Plans
- State of Washington Health Care Authority’s Medical, Dental, Vision benefit programs
- HRA VEBA Account
- Paid Time Off
- Holiday Pay

Does this sound like the job for you? Visit our website at for the position
descriptions and application. (Note: please identify which Control Systems Technician position you are
applying for on your application – CTI, CTII, CTIII, or CTIV.)

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals interested in
applying for this position must submit a completed Cover Letter, Resume, and District Application, no
later than 4PM 11/25/20 (this is the first review date) to or mail to: Lakehaven
Water and Sewer District, c/o HR, 31627 1st Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003. Incomplete
application materials will not be accepted.

If you need an accommodation in the recruitment process or an alternate format of this announcement,
please enquire directly with the Human Resources Manager.

Contact Person:
Location: Federal Way, WA
Application Method: Online:
Base Pay: $31.19 - $54.36 HR

Posted on April 06, 2021

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