Project Engineer

Department Type
Engineering & Project Management Full Time

Job Description

Liberty Elevator Corporation is looking for a Project Engineer to join the Paterson, NJ team. This essential role will be responsible for carrying out the detailed engineering for elevator installations, procurement of all equipment & necessary materials, and the constructing of a budget for deliverables of vertical transportation assets to our clients.

This Position will be based out of the Liberty headquarters, 63 East 24th Street, Paterson, NJ.


  • Oversight of EPC responsibilities: Engineering, Procurement & Construction of elevators.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the Front End Engineering Design phase for elevator modernization and installation.
  • Applies engineering knowledge to assist in creating strategic plans for the development of new elevator installations and the modernization of existing elevators.
  • Develops, manages, and improves processes.
  • Provides engineering support for project management and construction teams.
  • Oversees key projects, processes, and performances
  • Establishes procedures, protocols, policies, and goals of department

Additional Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be capable of making independent technical contributions from multiple engineering disciplines.
  • Must have strong leadership ability.
  • Must have strong communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills. Must be highly motivated and result oriented.
  • Must be detail oriented and possess strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work individually or in a team environment.
  • Be resilient, persistent, and work towards the objectives of the project even under difficult circumstances.
  • Previous work experience helpful, but not required


Position Location:   Paterson, NJ


Next Level Service

As one of the top elevator companies in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Florida, Liberty Elevator understands that our customers have unique needs, and we offer our clients flexibility and the freedom to choose.

Liberty Elevator Corporation has been recognized as the Best Family-Owned Business in the elevator industry by Elevator World publications, as voted by customers and peers in both 2018 & again in 2021. Douglas J. Muttart, President, reflected on his family's long-standing reputation in the industry: "Liberty has sustained and grown despite uncertain economic times. This is due in part to the strong foundation we have built at Liberty and our dedicated team of employees. The Liberty crew shares the same ideals and work ethic with those embodied by my grandfather who founded this company 60 years ago. The commitment to quality and customer service has helped Liberty Elevator to sustain its focus through three generations."

Liberty Elevator Corporation offers competitive wages, benefits, an amazing working environment and the opportunity to be part of the "Best Family-Owned Business" in the elevator industry.

Please complete the online application & submit your resume to be considered.