Title:  Professional Engineer

Requisition ID:  525
Job Supplier:  Donnelly Industries

Wayne, NJ, US, 07470

Date:  May 3, 2024

Hiring Company Overview

Donnelly Energy helps small businesses throughout New Jersey become more energy efficient in the lighting and HVAC categories as a participating contractor for the PSE&G Direct Install program for New Jersey.

Job Description

Donnelly Energy is looking to hire a Professional Engineer to join our team! This is a brand-new role within our team, with opportunities to work with our parent company Donnelly Construction.


We are looking for a professional engineer who will be responsible for designing, developing, and implementing various energy efficiency and construction-related projects and solutions.


This would be a full-time position based out of our Wayne office, with frequent travel to prospective clients throughout New Jersey.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and Development: Conceptualize, plan, and create engineering designs, specifications, and prototypes for new products, systems, or structures.
  • Analysis: Conduct thorough analysis, simulations, and calculations to ensure the feasibility, safety, and efficiency of engineering solutions.
  • Project Management: Manage projects from inception to completion, including budgeting, resource allocation, scheduling, and coordination of team members or departments.
  • Testing and Validation: Design and oversee testing procedures to validate the functionality and reliability of designs, making necessary adjustments based on test results.
  • Documentation: Create comprehensive technical documentation, including drawings, reports, and manuals, to convey design specifications and guidelines to stakeholders.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure that engineering projects comply with relevant industry standards, regulations, and codes.
  • Problem Solving: Identify and address technical challenges and obstacles that arise during the design and development phases.
  • Client or Stakeholder Interaction: Communicate with clients, stakeholders, and management to understand project requirements, provide progress updates, and address any concerns.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (Civil, Structural, Electrical, or Mechanical)
  • Valid Professional Engineering (PE) license in New Jersey
  • Computer Software Capable (for example: MathCAD, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office)
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable driving record.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook).

Professional Skills

  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Able to sit in front of a computer for long hours at a time
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Interest in environmentalism, sustainability, and clean energy is a bonus

Miscellaneous Job Information

  • Salary commensurate with experience (base + bonus)
  • This role is in-person and based out of our Wayne, NJ office
  • A gas card will be provided to cover expenses, as well as a monthly car and phone stipend.
  • Health insurance, Dental Insurance, 401(k) with company match

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)


Job Level:  Mid-Level (2+ to 5 Years' Experience)
Job Type:  Salaried
Starting Salary $:  100,000

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Testing, Project Manager, Technology