Civil Engineer Project Manager Associate

RICK Engineering Company
San Diego, CA
Added: March 7, 2024
If you are looking for a place to grow your career and make a difference – RICK is the place for you! As an Associate Project Engineer/Manager in San Diego, CA, you will have an opportunity to work with a multi-disciplinary team on meaningful, landmark projects in the San Diego region. As a RICK team member, you will help clients and communities turn their dreams into reality. You will learn from and work alongside industry-leading experts and together shape the future of tomorrow.


Candidate will have a BSCE, plus a minimum of six (6) years of public works experience or the equivalent of ten (10) years of total work experience. California PE Registration preferred.

Candidates For This Position Must Demonstrate

  • Independent thought and decision-making abilities
  • Possess management and supervisory skills
  • Be adept in establishing and maintaining strong and positive working relationships with clients and public agency personnel as well as in-house professional peers.

Candidate’s Experience Must Include The Following

  • Supervision of engineering designers (including daily assignments of work, review of work, and quality control)
  • Management of project schedules and budgets
  • Preparation of contracts, fee proposals, and scopes of work
  • Significant experience in client and public-agency interactions

Candidate’s Technical Experience Must Include The Following

  • Public agencies, capital improvement projects, design-build projects, pipeline projects, preliminary engineering design studies (incorporating assessment and consideration of site constraints and potential regulatory issues)
  • Preparation/processing of public works, improvement plans and specifications
  • Development/preparation/processing of design-build documents for contractor clients and public agency owners.

Position generally requires extensive experience and demonstrated engineering abilities in all aspects of public works infrastructure projects and in interacting comfortably and productively with clients and public agencies.

What We Offer

  • Generous Benefits Package
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Profit Sharing, 401K
  • Life and Disability Insurance and Personal Leave
  • Holiday Parties, Team Building Activities and RICK Events
  • Alternative Work Schedule

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RICK Engineering Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

RICK employees are protected by laws designed to protect employees from discrimination based on race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or any other non-merit-based factor. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including recruitment and hiring practices, appraisal systems, promotions, and training and career development programs. RICK employees are also protected against retaliation if they engage in a protected activity, whistleblowing, or the exercise of any appeal or grievance right provided by law.