Associate Civil Engineer in Irvine, CA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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    Irvine, CA
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Job Description

Associate Civil Engineer – Road & Highway Infrastructure – Irvine, CA


Performs a variety of engineering duties by applying basic engineering techniques and analyses for civil engineering and design for various road & highway projects in Southern California ,  supporting CALTRANS projects  and other entities.   The Associate Civil Engineer at this level is in a developmental mode, being trained under close supervision in the utilization of engineering theories and practices, and gaining exposure to Company procedures.  Assignment may be to a structured rotational program which would include experience in Project Controls, Procurement, and Construction Management, as well as through several disciplines in Engineering.  Some assignments involve CAE (computer aided engineering)/CAD (computer aided design) applications.  Willingness to travel or relocate to supplier, client, or construction site locations is expected.


  • Performs various engineering and geometric design assignments of interstate and local road and highway projects, requiring the application of basic principles and fundamental theories studied in a four-year university engineering program, and available data in the engineering field.
  • Prepares or assists in preparing fundamental engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs
  • Assists in the preparation of detailed requisitions for material purchase, services, and subcontracts.
  • Under the guidance of a more senior engineer, assists in reviewing supplier drawing submittals and technical bid analyses.
  • Assists in the preparation and issuance of specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.
  • Provides input to CAD Designer/Drafters working on the same project.


 Applicants must have a 4-year degree in Civil  Engineering or a related field.

 and 0-3 years or more  of related work experience. Some experience either in a Co-Op , internship, or professional work with transportation projects  is highly desirable.  Any experience with Caltrans projects is highly desirable.  This is an entry level/ junior engineer role.


Requires basic engineering knowledge in transportation related field, such as highway and street design.  Familiarity with Autocad Civil 3D and/or  Microstation Inroads, Excel, and Microsoft Word is  desirable . 


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