Associate Engineer

Our San Diego office is seeking a full-time entry-level Associate Engineer to provide support for engineering and/or planning teams. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting licensed professional engineers in traffic signal design, signing and striping design, worksite traffic control plan preparation, street and highway design, conducting field reviews, preparation of cost estimates, and completion of final documents for traffic and transportation engineering projects. Due to the nature of this job, travel to other offices will be required from time to time as well as overtime assignments during evenings and/or weekends.

Job Duties:

  • Assist senior staff with highway and traffic engineering and design projects
  • May provide in-depth project involvement in transportation engineering work including leading technical aspects of projects.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Strong knowledge of civil engineering concepts and proficiency in CADD applications such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D,

KOA is an equal opportunity employer and offers advancement opportunities, and a welcoming, team-oriented, and supportive environment.

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