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Associate Engineer

Date: Sep 8, 2021

Location: South Plainfield, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  67851 

Job Function/Category:  Engineering 

Employment Type:  Non-Exempt Full Time 

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey.  PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.

 

Job Summary

This opportunity is open to current PSEG employees only.

 

This is a multi-level position (Grade Level 25 - 27) in the Transmission Construction & Maintenance (TC&M) department that is posted at the entry level. The title and grade level assigned to the successful candidate will be determined by assessing skills and related experience, learned through the interview process.  This role will report to the Manager Transmission Construction & Maintenance, and provide support for overhead transmission maintenance and construction as well as the Right of Way department to support the completion of overhead and right of way maintenance tasks ensuring safe, reliable, and timely completion within scope and budget.

 

The successful candidate will provide management and technical assistance through the application of engineering and business knowledge; track project status, completion and closeout; support the construction/maintenance process to improve the coordination of material and equipment delivery; provide assistance to field locations to verify receipt of equipment and/or material; and provide support to Transmission Supervisors, Right of Way Supervisor, Senior Analysts-Construction and Contractors.

Job Responsibilities

Additional duties include:

  • Coordinate with/provide support to supervisors and analysts as needed and directed
  • Track on-going projects and measure progress of the projects
  • Track detailed project target dates and consult with all team members to ensure they are able to meet all milestones
  • Help to develop and track budget effectiveness / efficiency
  • Understand and apply Company / Union Agreement
  • Support employees, outside vendors, consultants and contractors, as needed and directed
  • Serve as a liaison to facilitate communication with divisions, contractors, suppliers and other internal and external stakeholders, as needed

 

The successful candidate will possess clear and concise writing and verbal communications skills; effective problem-solving and decision-making skills; strong planning and organization skills; leadership skills, professionalism and customer / client focus; and be adaptable and results-oriented.

As an employee of PSE&G and TC&M, you should be aware that during Storm/Outage restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions different from normal operations and your regular work schedule. You may also be required to work in an alternate location.

 

Job Specific Qualifications

Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

            • B.S. Degree in Engineering
            • A minimum of 0-2 years of relevant engineering experience
            • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
            • As the job requires driving to Company locations and off-site assignments and events, must possess a valid U.S. driver’s license with a safe and satisfactory driving history
            • Must obtain Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
            • Must complete necessary training and qualify to hold an assignment in PSE&G’s Tagging System

 

Preferred / Desired Skills:
 

  • Advanced Technical or Engineering Degree
  • Advanced technical training
  • Electrical utility experience
  • Familiarity with transmission equipment and operations
  • Able to read / understand electrical one lines
  • Working knowledge of right of way easement/ownership legalities
  • Knowledge of outage planning and scheduling process

Education

Bachelor in Engineering

Disclaimer

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

 

As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

This site (http://www.pseg.com) is strictly for candidates who are not currently PSEG employees. PSEG employees must apply for jobs internally through empower which can be accessed through the mypseg homepage by clicking on the employee center tab, then under the empower header, choose careers.

Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process.

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.

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