SCADA Technicians USA,

United States / Portland
20 May 2014
20 Jun 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

Are you motivated by working in an international company to broaden your international experience and build on your strong technical skills? 

Are you an experienced Control Engineer or similar with a strong desire to work hands-on and onsite directly with our customers?

Then you might be our new colleague for our team of technicians in the USA, Portland, OR.

About SCADA International

SCADA International is a solution driven company that offers consultation, engineering and project solutions, as well as commissioning and execution of SCADA systems within the renewable energy sector.

Our vision is to be the most trusted global partner within SCADA technical support and solutions to the renewable energy industry.

We are a dynamic company with a vast amount of experience within SCADA systems, SCADA application solutions, PLC programming, Park Network Solutions and energy power control. The company employs more than seventy people in offices located in Denmark, Germany, Poland, UK, US and Ukraine. 

For more information about SCADA International please visit: 

The position

As SCADA technician you work onsite with installation, commissioning, configuration and maintenance of SCADA systems.

The SCADA technicians are responsible for all work related to technical matters on projects. In addition, the technicians make sure that all work is carried out in accordance with the project plan, deadlines and customer requirements. It requires a high level of self-motivation and ownership and pride in finishing the job to our customers’ full satisfaction.

Main areas of responsibility:

PLC - basic logic understanding

Fiber switches splicing, testing and troubleshooting 

SCADA system for renewable energy, especially GE Wind 

Substation protocols and interfaces /SEL equipment

SQL database administration 

System integration and testing 

Test & training/Hand-over to customers

Onsite trouble shooting

What we expect from you

You have a strong motivation and desire to explore new opportunities and you prefer to be in a position where two days are never the same. You need to make a contribution with your knowledge of electrical and technical onsite work. The position is based in Portland, OR but you will travel extensively within North, Central and South Americas region. SCADA International offers a competitive benefit package to offset the extensive travel and a permanent contract. 

Your background

You are an experienced Control Engineer or similar with knowledge of network and server equipment, server administration and in depth electrical understanding. Further, you are able to read and create electrical and project documentation. You are highly motivated by working on onsite installations where you are responsible for the quality of the finished installation and you pay attention to detail without losing sight of the greater picture. In addition you are willing and able to climb 300 ft. ladder with proper instruction, perform work in extreme climate, able to work outside normal offices hours 8-5 and motivated by the opportunity to travel for work outside of US.

You will be part of an international team of 20 highly competent and helpful colleagues in the group of SCADA technicians. SCADA technicians are working globally with installations, service and technical support on projects. Further, you will have customer contact and work closely with your colleagues in Sales and Project 

Management to ensure that all projects are executed and handed over to the customer to the agreed cost, quality and deadline.

You communicate fluently and effortlessly in English and if you speak Spanish it is an advantage, but not a requirement. From your previous positions you understand the importance of good interpersonal co-operation skills as well as cultural understanding from working with different nationalities.

SCADA International offers

We offer a competitive benefits package, a friendly working environment and the opportunity to play a vital role in development of SCADA International Inc.

There is excellent opportunity for professional development within SCADA systems, PLC, fiber optic networks, IT/configuration etc., and you will get all the training and education you need to ensure that you are updated on all new technologies in the technical field of the renewable energy industry.

Further information

For more information, please contact Technical Manager, Claus Mejner Kristensen at Tel. 503 863 8617

To apply, please send your CV and application to and label it “SCADA Technician - US”

We are looking forward to hearing from you!