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South Jersey Industries CAD Specialist/Draftperson in United States

Position Summary

A career in Engineering will provide the opportunity to perform general engineering work in operations, production, construction or maintenance environments. This typically includes designing and scaling up manufacturing processes, instruments and equipment, and testing manufactured products to maintain quality. Additionally, this includes planning, designing and estimating time and cost, and overseeing construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, systems and components. This role may analyze and develop solutions to engineering problems related to manufacturing equipment and systems or the causes of component failures. This also involved developing and applying engineering standards and procedures, and providing advice on issues within the engineering field. These roles may perform engineering duties in various specialty areas including network engineering, design engineering, system planning engineering, and other specialties. Additionally, this role may need to be able to apply Computer Aided Design (CAD) techniques to generate and interpret engineering designs in support of assigned projects. This includes organizing the 3D models and conducting internal and external 3D review meetings and proficient in computer functions required to perform 3D CAD.Roles within Engineering are responsible for a variety of engineering services functions that could include construction, systems engineering, design support, or similar engineering support activities. This includes ensuring the timely, thorough, and accurate completion of all engineering services projects. This also includes the preparation of new or modified designs. The Engineering Services team also maintains various activities and reports, drawing reproduction, and customer documentation. The team also selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. The team also must act as Subject Matter Experts providing technical support to the operations function as well as other functional areas within SJI including, Rates and Regulatory and LAN Services.

Roles and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Requiring full proficiency in a range of technical processes or procedures through job-related training and considerable on-the-job experience

  • Completing a variety of atypical assignments

  • Working within defined technical processes and procedures or methodologies and possibly helping determine the appropriate approach for new assignments

  • Working with a limited degree of supervision, with oversight focusing only on complex new assignments

  • Acting as an informal resource for colleagues with less experience

This role will require full proficiency in a range of technical processes and procedures through job-related training and considerable on-the-job experience to perform a range of work assignments. You will understand how your own and related teams coordinate their efforts and resources to achieve objectives.It is expected that your role impacts the team’s results through the quality and effectiveness of your own work. You will act as an informal resource for team members with less experience. Your role typically reports to Team Leads/ Supervisor.Additionally, the level and nature of interaction of your role includes:

  • Understanding how own and related teams coordinate their efforts and resources to achieve objectives

This is a role that provides help regarding specific technical problems with a product or service in the company.


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Typically requires 2- 4 years of related experience.

  • Civil 3D background and land use development/design experience preferred.

  • CAD certificates desired.

Explore the Possibilities

If you're looking to make an impact, South Jersey Industries is the perfect place. For interns, college graduates, or experienced professionals, at South Jersey Industries we look for enthusiastic, talented professionals at every level of our enterprise. From call center representatives with excellent people skills to engineers with the vision and expertise to design tomorrow’s energy infrastructure, we know that our people fuel our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for every facet of our business. Explore the possibilities. You'll be sure to find an opportunity that piques your interest.

  • We are committed to developing and implementing innovative projects that increase energy efficiency and save clients money

  • We provide an opportunity to build a successful and rewarding career in a variety of functional business areas

  • We foster individual talents and abilities while promoting the value of teamwork

  • Our culture prepares you for a lifetime of learning and professional development

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries. SJI Utilities, SJI's regulated natural gas utility business, delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to approximately 690,000 South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas customers in New Jersey and Maryland. SJI's non-utility businesses within South Jersey Energy Solutions promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by providing customized wholesale commodity marketing and fuel management services; and developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities. SJI Midstream houses the company's interest in the PennEast Pipeline Project. For more information about SJI and its subsidiaries, click here. (