Civil Associate Engineer (SLO)

Location: CA - San Luis Obispo
Job Code: CAE
# of openings: 2


CANNON’S CULTURE provides exciting opportunities for professional growth and outlets for team building. We strive to provide opportunity for personal growth and a balance between personal and professional life. Not only do we work together, but we also enjoy spending time together outside of work. We work hard. We play hard. We have fun.


FOR 43 YEARS, we have provided creative solutions to clients in the energy industry, water resources, public infrastructure, and commercial and residential development. With offices throughout California, we continue to grow! 


Job Summary

Assisting team members with a variety of civil engineering tasks on a wide range of projects including public works, utilities, and land development. Assignments may include grading and drainage design, street design, ADA accessibility design, water and sewer infrastructure design, and construction engineering. Responsible for task management, mentoring staff, preparing engineering reports and analyses, design and preparation of plans, specifications, and cost estimates for a variety of clients primarily in Public Works. In this role, the Associate Engineer may also participate in pursuing new business.

Job Duties

  • Manages a variety of civil engineering tasks on Public Works projects.
  • Works independently on engineering design for projects of medium complexity.
  • Supports senior- level engineers in tasks related to developing and maintaining budgets, schedules, scopes, and work plans.
  • Effectively manages quality assurance and quality control.
  • Uses technical knowledge to prepare PS&E for transportation (roadway and intersection widening, street rehab, streetscape improvements, complete streets, etc.), storm drain (hydrology and hydraulics), water quality BMPs, sanitary sewer, and water pipelines.
  • Primary interface with clients on project coordination and design and follow-up to ensure quality standards are met, efficiency levels are maintained, and client satisfaction, respect and confidence are assured.
  • Mentors project engineers and design engineers on technical matters and procedures and acts as a technical resource to staff.
  • Establishes and fosters client relations and develops letter proposals (scope, schedule and fee estimates).
  • Communicates effectively with various departments, clients, and agencies.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college.
  • Requires minimum 6 years’ experience in civil engineering specifically pertaining to Public Works and/ or Land Development projects.
  • Requires minimum 1 year of project management experience pertaining to Public Works projects.
  • Requires a California P.E. license.
  • Working knowledge of typical computer software programs used in civil engineering design (AutoCAD, Civil3D, Hydrology and Hydraulic, AES, WSPG, Flowmaster, etc.)
  • Must be proficient with MS Office Suite.
  • Experience in mentoring and resource management, a plus.

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