PSEG Test Engineer in South Plainfield, New Jersey

Requisition ID: 38750

Job Function/Category: Power

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

The Test Engineer will be responsible for the calibration, repair and maintenance of all calibrated instruments and test equipment for the various PSEG Divisions. Additionally, this position will also track calibration processes using the MET Track/Met Cal systems.

Duties include:

  • Perform work assigned following prescribed calibration procedures

  • Support on-site calibrations at various locations

  • Modify test procedures, apparatus, set-ups, methods, and computer applications to meet requirements for tests

  • Instruct assigned personnel when needed

  • Perform a variety of routine and non-routine tests and inspections, as instructed.

  • Developing complete test set-up(s) to support calibration/testing needs.

  • Inspect, clean, adjust, calibrate, and repair all test instruments and equipment used in the work in the facility and the field to assure instrumentation is operating properly and with prescribed accuracy.

  • Witness and approve tests and examinations of equipment, components and materials, normally tested by division personnel, in manufacturers’ plants and other locations.

  • Develop and write reports, perform and check computations on tests and investigations for completeness and accuracy.

  • Operate any Company vehicles as required

  • Obtain ANSI certification(s) to meet QA Program requirements

  • Conduct assigned work so that personnel and the public are safeguarded at all times

Typical work (laboratory and field assignments) includes:

  • Repair Instruments

  • Calibrate Field Instruments

  • Assure Quality Assurance Records are maintained


  • Must have completed at least two years of college in an engineering or science curriculum

  • Must have a basic working knowledge and be able to acquire a thorough working knowledge of the principles of science and engineering as they apply to the work (such as electrical power applications, electronic circuitry, chemistry, materials science, physics, etc.).

  • Must be a careful and thorough worker and be able to exercise good judgment.

  • Must possess the skill and knowledge necessary for certification(s) to the required level in all pertinent test disciplines.

  • Must be willing to attend all training required in order to perform the duties of the position


  • BS Degree in Electrical, Electronics, or Computer Engineering

  • Experience working in a Calibration Laboratory

  • Experience with design or repair of electronic devices

  • Experience using oscilloscopes and logic analyzers

  • Experience with SMT soldering

  • Understanding of basic electronic circuits

  • Knowledge of SAP


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.

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

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.

Need to request an accommodation?

If you have a disability and need assistance submitting your resume, applying for a position or registering for a test, please call 973-430-3845. Any information provided regarding a disability will be kept strictly confidential and will not be shared with anyone involved hiring decision

Diversity at PSEG: Equal Opportunity Employer

PSEG is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. PSEG's policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations.

Need to request an accommodation?

If you have a disability and need assistance submitting your resume, applying for a position or registering for a test, please call 973-430-3845. Any information provided regarding a disability will be kept strictly confidential and will not be shared with anyone involved in making a hiring decision.

PSEG is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.