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South Jersey Industries Engineer II in Atlantic City, New Jersey

About Us

South Jersey Industries (SJI) is an energy holding company that delivers clean energy services to 700,000+ customers and businesses throughout 14 counties in New Jersey. As part of our core values, SJI is dedicated to being a community partner and developing innovative clean energy solutions to meet the needs of the future. To do this, we depend on our workforce of over 1,100+ talented, diverse employees who help us deliver safe, reliable, affordable clean energy for a better today and tomorrow.

At SJI, we believe that our employees are our most valuable asset. Whether you’re a seasoned operations technician or an early-career legal professional, our culture, inclusive workforce, and leadership development and training programs will provide you with the tools you need to either kickstart your career or bring it to new heights.

Position Summary

Roles within Standards Engineering are responsible for the development of standard operating procedures to be applied throughout the Company for the construction, operation & maintenance of gas distribution, transmission, and production facilities. This includes ensuring Company operating procedures are kept current with Federal and State requirements as well as natural gas industry best practices. The team also develops material testing procedures and associated documentation. The team may also act as Subject Matter Experts providing technical support to the operations function as well as other functional areas within SJI.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop, revise, and update Company operating procedures

  • Ensure Company standards are kept current with Federal and State requirements as well as natural gas industry best practices

  • Assist with distributing updating procedures to Company and Contractor personnel

  • Prepare material testing procedures and associated documentation

  • Maintain approved materials list and approved tool list

  • Participate in industry organizations as Subject Matter Experts

  • Performs other duties assigned


Required Background:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering with 2 years of relevant experience. Mechanical, Environmental or Civil degree preferred.

  • Equivalent work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

Required Skills:

  • Strong Communication (Written and verbal) and presentation skills

  • Detailed-oriented with very strong time management skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively as a member of a diverse team

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with gas pipeline operations and practices.

  • Understanding of 49 CFR Part 192 and NJPBU (NJAC 14:7) regulations

  • Experience writing technical specifications

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering specifications and drawings

  • Basic proficiency in AutoCAD or other computer design software

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint and Power BI

  • Must be a self-starting individual, with ability to handle multiple assignments and to prioritize task.

Explore the Possibilities

South Jersey Industries employs a diverse range of talent – from construction contractors to environmental specialists. Regardless of the position, mentoring and networking, hands-on experience, gaining industry knowledge and the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our business and in our communities are all exciting ways that we welcome our employees at SJI. And as a company committed to creating an engaging culture built on inclusion and diversity, you’re sure to find an opportunity that makes you feel included, empowered, and ready to “bring your whole self to work” every day.

Benefits Package Overview

SJI offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees.

The SJI “Total Rewards” Benefits Package include:

  • Flexible vacation, Paid Time Off, and Sick Leave package

  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k), with generous company match

  • Employee Resource Groups to encourage employee engagement, nurture professional development, and foster an inclusive environment.

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

At this time, SJI is only considering applicants authorized to work in the United States currently and in the future without the need for visa sponsorship.

SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy infrastructure holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to customers through two primary subsidiaries: SJI Utilities (SJIU) and SJI Energy Enterprises (SJIEE). SJIU houses the company’s regulated natural gas utility operations, delivering safe, reliable and affordable natural gas to more than 700,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers across New Jersey via its South Jersey Gas and Elizabethtown Gas subsidiaries. SJIEE houses the company’s non-utility operations primarily focused on clean energy development and decarbonization via renewable energy production and energy management activities. Visit for more information about SJI and its subsidiaries.