Oct 03, 2019

Senior SCADA Engineer

$109,752 - $124,076 yearly
  • Mackay Regional Council
  • Mackay QLD, Australia
Full time Engineering Engineering (software) Engineering (electrical)


Mackay Regional Council has an exciting opportunity for a qualified SCADA Engineer to join the Water Network team.

This position will work as part of Water & Waste Services and manage the ongoing operations and maintenance of the SCADA network design and configuration to ensure efficient and effective operation of water and sewerage services in line with council objectives for the Water Network and Water Treatment teams.

To be successful, you will have tertiary qualifications in Electrical/Control Engineering, extensive experience in SCADA, PLCs and Telemetry systems, demonstration project management and contract supervision experience and high level communication skills.


Why work for Mackay Regional Council?

Mackay Regional Council is committed to providing a positive work/life balance, giving you ample opportunity to explore endless beautiful beaches, scenic drives past the sugar-cane fields to Eungella National Park and beautiful forests, parks, gorges and secret swimming holes in the Mackay Region.

In addition, Mackay Regional Council provides competitive remuneration packages including attractive salary, hours, employee benefits and training and development opportunities. 

In return for your valued contribution you will be rewarded with;

  • Annual base salary range from $109,752 - $124,076
  • Plus, superannuation contributes
  • 4 weeks annual leave with 17.5% leave loading
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • May be eligible for salary sacrificing options
  • Membership to lifestyle benefits program including corporate discounts
  • Study and assistance programs for career development
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Active social clubs


Are you ready to catapult your career?

For a Position Description and information on how to apply please visit https://vacancies.mackay.qld.gov.au/ER21_31613/VacancyList.aspx

For us to assess if you’re the one we are searching for, it is mandatory that you submit your Resume, a Cover Letter and a Full statement addressing the selection criteria. The selection criteria can be found on the Position Description, available to be downloaded from the vacancy on Council’s website. 


Applications Close:  17th October 2019


We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, where all applicants are treated with fairness and respect and have equal access to all opportunities available. At Mackay Regional Council, diversity is about creating a respectful and inclusive workplace that recognises the unique contributions and perspectives of our employees, working together to deliver extraordinary results.


Mackay Regional Council

Job ID


Required work rights

Australian Permanent Resident

Apply Now