Careers 2018-03-09T08:49:27+00:00


Industry Opportunities

Real Estate Associate-Meyers Research, Solana BeachFebruary 26, 2018
Asset Management Analyst-ColRich, San DiegoFebruary 5, 2018
Office/HR Manager-ColRich, San DiegoJanuary 31, 2018
Construction Manager-Pardee Homes, San DiegoJanuary 18, 2018
Graphic Designer-Social Media-Customer Service-DeLorenzo International, San DiegoJanuary 18, 2018
Freelance Planner-Drafter-DeLorenzo International, San DiegoJanuary 18, 2018
Assistant Director, Housing & Community Development-County of San DiegoDecember 11, 2017
Senior Project Engineer/Project Manager-C&S Companies, San DiegoNovember 16, 2017
Senior Planner/Project Manager-Latitude 33 Planning & Engineering, San DiegoNovember 15, 2017
Multiple Positions-H.G. Fenton Company, San DiegoOctober 20, 2017
Assistant Project Coordinator-Motivational Systems, Inc., San DiegoOctober 16, 2017
Project Engineer-KCM Group, San DiegoOctober 4, 2017
Project Coordinator-BrightView, San DiegoSeptember 8, 2017

Real Estate Associate – Meyers Research, Solana Beach

Meyers Research, a Kennedy Wilson Company, seeks a creative Real Estate Associate to start immediately.  Candidate will be based in our San Diego (Solana Beach, CA) office and will work closely with the consulting team and executive staff on consulting engagements throughout the United States.  The ideal candidate will have knowledge of residential real estate development, business, and economy, be a self-starter, extremely organized, detail-oriented, and proficient in Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel.  Candidate must be a conceptual thinker with strong analytical skills and have a broad understanding of the real estate market.   Candidate must manage shifting priorities, and multi-task to meet deadlines.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Key member in engagements, providing underlying data tables, graphs, and charts used in reports, providing foundational support for senior level executives.
  • Occasional field work, both locally and nationally.
  • Prepare and present findings to client in verbal and written form, with increased client interaction.
  • Develop new and innovative formats to manipulate market data.
  • Improve new home market knowledge and develop skills necessary to make guided recommendations and conclusions from research.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, economics or related field.
  • Actual research and analysis experience preferred.
  • Deep experience and/or interest in the real estate industry.
  • Work with all levels of professional personnel.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Advanced software skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook.
  • Organized, reliable, trustworthy, dedicated individual.
  • Works well in pressure situations.


  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits and 401K

For more information or to apply, please contact:

Adam McAbee, Vice President, Advisory


420 Stevens Avenue, Suite 120
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Asset Management Analyst – ColRich – San Diego, CA

About the Role: The selected individual will work closely with and report to the Asset
Management team overseeing a portfolio of apartment communities and commercial investments including stabilized, value-add and newly constructed assets.

Specific responsibilities include:
• Review and analyze weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports from third-party property management companies
• Responsible for weekly, monthly and quarterly performance reporting for both internal and external use
• Monitor leasing and operating performance against objectives through Excel model
• Report on ongoing renovation progress and track necessary metrics through Excel models
• Ad hoc analysis as necessary

• Very strong financial/analytical Excel modeling skills
• Ability to create Excel models from scratch and manipulate complex existing models
• Proficient in all other MS Office applications
• Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
• Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
• Ability to process work quickly, accurately and with changing priorities
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills

 Base salary and discretionary annual bonus competitive with industry standards
 Health and dental insurance paid fully at the employee level by employer
 401(k) plan
 Paid holidays and vacation time

For more information or to submit a resume email

Office/HR Manager – ColRich – San Diego, CA

About the Role: The Office/HR Manager oversees the company’s HR administrative functions and the management of the corporate office’s daily operations. This position is a confidential support and central information resource to all employees.
Specific responsibilities include:
 Ensure compliance with federal, state and local legislation for all employment practices
 HRIS administration
 Bi-weekly payroll processing
 401(k) administration and committee participation in partnership with the company’s designated advisor
 Manage recruitment, employee onboarding and orientation
 Process all employee exits in state specific compliance
 Oversite of the company’s medical and dental insurance offerings in partnership with the company’s designated broker
 Coordinate internal office moves and arrangements; manage large office supply purchasing and vendor pricing
 Oversee the performance of the office admin
 Lead company culture by executing vision of CEO and senior management team
 Create monthly newsletter and execute additional employee engagement activities (i.e. monthly all staff lunch & learns and the annual holiday party)
 Provide administrative support to senior executives
 Minimum of 3 years’ experience in office management or Human Resources
 Problem solving and time management
 Ability to serve in a support roll to multiple persons with minimal direction
 Excellent written and verbal communications skills
 Computer proficiency in MS Office Suite – Excel, Word and PowerPoint
 Base salary and discretionary annual bonus competitive with industry standards
 Health and dental insurance paid fully at the employee level by employer
 401(k) plan
 Paid holidays and vacation time
For more information or to submit a resume email

Construction Manager – Pardee Homes, San Diego, CA

Are you an enthusiastic individual that thrives in a high volume, fast pace, team environment? If so, we are absolutely looking for you to join our exclusive team. Pardee Homes is looking for another superstar performer to join our talented group of individuals. We have an infectious company culture where accountability, top performance and teamwork are valued and recognized. If you have a proven record of work excellence, superior customer service and teamwork skills with a great attitude, you are encouraged to apply!

 Building the team that builds homes and communities for the way people want to live.

With more than 90 years of experience, Pardee Homes has been building homes and communities for the way people want to live, creating premium value through a trusting builder relationship. We have integrated this concept into a similar employment strategy by offering career opportunities for the way people want to work and live. Our employee satisfaction has been built on a foundation of strong ethics and integrity, supported by our commitment to a great work/life balance. If you’re looking to build a career with a successful, progressive company, consider Pardee Homes.

The successful candidate will have experience managing every function of all construction in single family and multi family residential unit projects. Rec buildings, commercial pool construction and offsite infrastructure experience is a plus. Safety enforcement experience and an overall knowledge of OSHA requirements is a must. They need to be able to implement and follow a schedule and ensure timely outcomes and benchmarks. The candidate must understand the emphasis on quality and how that applies to every aspect of building Pardee Homes from the ground up. They must also have the ability to have well thought out and experienced input into, as well as understand the importance of cost control and communicating that to appropriate parties in any given project. This candidate needs to be a team player that will be a self-starter and able to work with internal and external teams to see projects through to on time completion, regardless of hurdles. 

Besides being able to use current technology to ensure the success of a project, they must also be able to communicate. Pardee Homes emphasizes the ability to not only communicate across project and building teams but also to the home buyer. The modern Construction Manager is on the front line with potential buyers and homeowners and must be able to be clear and comprehensive in his or her knowledge of customer issues, concerns, and questions. A customer centric work philosophy is a must. The ability to meet with our homebuyers during the construction of their home, convey confidence, provide adequate and timely responses is crucial to our success. Customer Satisfaction is a driving force for everyone at Pardee Homes.

 Required Skills:

• 4-6 years residential/multi-family construction background with commercial pool const. background (see above). 
• Excellent written and verbal communication, organizational and planning skills.
• Proficient in computer use and ability to use Excel, Word & Outlook.
• Must have valid drivers’ license and own approved truck.
• Ability to read, understand and monitor architectural, structural and mechanical plans and specifications.
• Supervisory skills a must.
• High school graduate/GED required, college degree preferred/required.

Pardee Homes offers a comprehensive, competitive salary & benefits package to help our employees and their families build a secure financial future, protect against financial loss and stay healthy & happy too.

This position is located in the San Diego area.

Pardee Homes is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a capable & diverse workforce.

Sarah Reeve
Human Resources Manager, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Phone: (949) 438-1432 | Cell: (714) 514-2911
19540 Jamboree Rd, Suite 300, Irvine, CA 92612

Graphic Designer / Social Media / Customer Service — DeLorenzo International, San Diego, CA

Full Time / Part Time / Intern

Experience required: Advanced Candidates minimum 3 to 5 years of experience.
San Diego Landscape Architecture + Land Planning firm seeks a Graphic Designer /
Social Media / Customer Service team member. Strong customer service, telephone
skills, advertising, communication design, website design, and social media experience in
Southern California required. Computer capabilities including latest versions of Adobe
Creative Cloud, InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator desired, Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
and technical writing skills a plus.

DeLorenzo International offers a positive work atmosphere and full team approach to a
broad range of project types, ranging from campus master planning and design to
community parks, military contracts, new home developments and private estates.
Education Requirements: Associates / Bachelors in Graphic Design, or equivalent
experience of 3 years Adobe Creative Cloud experience.

Please send your resume with cover letter to:
Joseph A. Contreras
Chief Executive Officer
DeLorenzo International
3990 Old Town Ave., Suite A-204
San Diego, CA 92110
619.295.5115. Ext.226

Freelance Planner / Drafter — DeLorenzo International, San Diego, CA

Freelance Planner / Drafter — San Diego, CA

Experience required: Advanced Candidates minimum 3 to 5 years of experience.

San Diego Landscape Architecture + Land Planning firm seeks a Freelance Drafter.
Computer capabilities including latest versions of AutoCAD desired, SketchUp, strong
graphic abilities or technical writing skills a plus.

DeLorenzo International offers a positive work atmosphere and full team approach to a
broad range of project types, ranging from campus master planning and design to
community parks, military contracts, new home developments and private estates.
Education Requirements: Associates / Bachelors in Landscape
Architecture/Architectural Drafting, or equivalent experience of 5 years AutoCAD

Please send your resume with cover letter to:
Joseph A. Contreras
Chief Executive Officer
DeLorenzo International
3990 Old Town Ave., Suite A-204
San Diego, CA 92110
619.295.5115. Ext.226

Assistant Director, Housing and Community Development – County of San Diego

The Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA) of the County of San Diego has an outstanding opportunity for a highly seasoned and respected professional to assist in leading the activities of Housing and Community Development Services (HCDS) as their Assistant Director.

Housing and Community Development Services improves the quality of life in our communities – helping families in need to find safe, decent and affordable housing, and partnering with property owners, landlords, and developers to increase the supply and availability of affordable housing.  HCDS provides many valuable services to support the local community and strives to create more livable neighborhoods that residents are proud to call home. For more information, click here for the HCDS website.

Please click here to view a more detailed brochure including the duties and requirements of this position and how to apply.

Qualified applicants will possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or a certified foreign studies equivalency AND five years of management level experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the classification. Experience must include at least one year of supervision.

A master’s degree or higher may substitute for a total of one year of experience and cannot be applied to the required one year of supervision.

Note:  Please be prepared to attach your resume and a copy of your degree or transcript to your application.

Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable an individual with qualifying disabilities to perform the essential functions of a job on a case-by-case basis.

Senior Project Engineer/Project Manager – C&S Companies, San Diego

For almost 50 years, C&S has been a great place to build a rewarding career. With offices in California, Arizona, New York, Ohio, Michigan, and Florida C&S continues to grow strong, recruiting and retaining some of the most knowledgeable professionals in the engineering business. We are committed to providing our staff with interesting projects in a dynamic organization focused on collaboration and engineering excellence.

Here is a great opportunity to join US full-time in the San Diego office of C&S Companies.

C&S Engineers is seeking a Senior Project Engineer/ Project Manager with progressive civil engineering experience working land development projects and civil site engineering projects.

Candidates for this position must have experience in demonstrating independent thought and decision making abilities, leading a production team, interfacing with jurisdictions, working with clients, and managing schedules and project budgets.


  • Hard working, detail oriented and technically sound with engineering principles and practices.
  • Self-starter and highly motivated to progress in career path with a growing firm.
  • Able to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • AutoCAD plan production experience in grading, site plans, utilities, surface water management systems, drainage systems, roadways, and other similar land development/transportation related design.
  • Effective time-management, written and oral communication skills, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
  • Provide value-oriented design suggestions, review drawings, and documents to assure compliance with company design and production standards.
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
  • Developing a project schedule
  • Developing a project budget and using account management system
  • Developing a scope of work and work plan for all associated production professionals
  • Minimum of 8 years of civil engineering experience
  • Land development or related higher education or urban site civil projects for Architectural firms is preferred.
  • Experience with construction plan preparation for utility, stormwater, and land development/transportation design for local governmental agencies.

Minimum Education & Experience Required:

  • S. in Civil Engineering required.
  • California PE preferred or ability to obtain licensing in California.

In return for your hard work and efforts, C&S provides a unique work environment focused on learning, quality, growth and fun, advancement opportunities, recognition & reward programs, and an excellent salary & benefits package. Our benefits and salary package is comprehensive and competitive.

For More information or to apply for this position, go to or contact Cory Hazelwood.

Senior Planner/Project Manager – Latitude 33 Planning & Engineering, San Diego

We are currently seeking a Senior Planner/Project Manager to work full time for Latitude 33 Planning and Engineering. This candidate should have a strong understanding of urban, suburban, and rural planning and land use principals and the ability to navigate the discretionary permit process for all municipalities in San Diego County. Candidate should have bachelor’s degree in either urban planning, landscape architecture, architecture, public policy and/or a related degree.

Qualifications and Skills:
• Five to Ten years of experience.
• Experience in writing and reviewing land use documents.
• Possess a strong sense of collaboration.
• Project Management experience.
• Excellent writing and research skills.
• Understanding of local and state development codes and zoning regulations, including CEQA.
• Ability to communicate effectively with city and county officials, clients and co-workers.
• Capable of working on several projects or issues simultaneously.

• Lead large, complex projects through the entitlement process.
• Manage teams of consultants.
• Coordinate with Agency staff.
• Prepare and present detailed site analysis, due diligence packages, exhibits and reports.
• Advise citizens and developers during the application process to ensure compliance with jurisdictional regulations.
• Prepare and present projects to Community Planning groups, Planning Commission and City Council.
• Prepare proposals, including scopes of work and participate in the expansion of client base.

Latitude 33 Planning and Engineering is an established land planning and civil engineering firm, providing comprehensive services that range from conceptual land planning to detailed engineering, grading and infrastructure design, as well as construction support to both the private and public sectors of the land development market. Our experience includes the planning and design of residential, educational facilities, hospitals, biotechnology, commercial, office, industrial, and mixed-use developments. Planning and civil engineering are closely integrated for a comprehensive interdisciplinary team approach to a project’s design.

Latitude 33 offers a full benefit package including medical and dental insurance, Life and LTD insurance, 4 ½ day workweek, 401k matching and a Profit Sharing Plan.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward a cover letter and your resume to

Multiple Positions, H.G. Fenton Company, San Diego

Every day at H.G. Fenton Company brings something different. Yet one thing remains constant: our commitment to our employee’s experience. We follow our values of integrity and fairness to help people, businesses and each other live and work better.

Apply here, Career Opportunities and learn more about us here, Work With Us.

Veronica Martinez
Marketing Manager | Lifestyle Communications
H.G. Fenton Company – Trust, Service and Innovation Since 1906

Experience HGF

7577 Mission Valley Road | San Diego, CA 92108
Phone: (619) 400-0132 (Direct) | Fax: (619) 400-0111
E-Mail: |

Assistant Project Coordinator – Motivational Systems, Inc., San Diego

Motivational Systems, Inc. (MSI), a full-service supplier of interior and exterior environmental graphics (displays and signing) for 42+ years, is currently looking to fill the position of Assistant Project Coordinator for its Architectural Signage Division. The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, have great customer service, and is seeking a career opportunity/company where they can learn and grow within the signage industry. This candidate should have the desire to become part of a team that meets its commitments to both our clients and employees.

Duties and Expectations

  • Build strong client relationships with Division Manager
  • Collaborate with all departments to coordinate projects with focus on exceeding the client’s expectations
  • Coordinate meetings, focusing on meeting timelines
  • Coordinate projects successfully
  • Maintain project records
  • Communicate with internal departments and external contractors
  • Coordinate day-to-day aspects of project
  • Other duties as assigned by Division Manager


  • Outstanding organizational and planning skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to communicate ideas and thoughts written and verbally
  • Strong work ethic
  • Demands quality
  • The ability to represent MSI in a professional manner
  • Computer literate with emphasis in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Commercial construction background a plus
  • General knowledge of basic blueprint reading skills a plus

To learn more about our company, please visit our website at

If interested, please e-mail resume and salary requirements to

Project Engineer- KCM Group, San Diego

KCM Group is a full service construction management and specialty consulting services firm supporting the Land Development, Commercial, and Residential construction markets in Southern California. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Project Engineer to provide comprehensive support to staff Project Managers throughout the company. Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, or construction management and must have 2-5 years of practical experience in construction and/or design fields. Strong computer skills are a prerequisite including all applications within MS Office (with proficiency in Excel), Adobe Pro, Bluebeam and MS Project.    Vertical construction experience is a plus.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are also required.

Must be able to perform customary project engineering duties which may include: coordination of design and other consultants; development and negotiation of design contracts; review of plans for value engineering and constructability issues; development and continued management of estimates (including quantity take-offs), schedules, and budgets; coordination with client on project related matters; management of design consultant or other consultant accounts including payment application processing and management; and other customary overall construction management functions at the direction of the supervising project manager.

The position is full time with great benefits and opportunity for growth and exposure to a variety of projects throughout Southern California and Nevada. Benefits include medical insurance, long term disability, life insurance, paid time off, and a 401K employee retirement plan with an employer match.

Please contact Julie Robson for more information.

Project Coordinator – BrightView, San Diego

Brighter futures start here. Welcome to BrightView.  We’re a team of talented professionals, driven by results and relationships, and committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities.

BrightView was recently formed through the combination of landscape industry pioneers and leaders, Brickman and ValleyCrest. This defining event united more than 140 years of experience, an extraordinary portfolio of high-profile projects and clients, and a vast, national network of expertise and innovation. As one and true to our name, we’re reinventing the industry while affording our 22,000+ team members access to the most comprehensive training, resources, benefits, mentorship, and opportunities for career advancement.

A brighter future is in your hands. We’re currently seeking a Project Coordinator to support Project Management in the execution of commercial landscape and irrigation projects.

What you’ll do:

  • Use Estimating data to prepare product submittal packages, foreman’s project folders and Purchasing files
  • Receive, evaluate and respond to project change directives
  • Compare plan revisions to original plans to help determine cost impacts
  • Communicate change to field teams and Subcontractors
  • Distribute important information to field teams and Subcontractors
  • Prepare routine estimates under the supervision of Project Management
  • Source current and accurate prices from suppliers and subcontractors and ensure timely delivery to projects
  • Prepare transmittals, RFIs and client letters at the direction of Project Manager
  • Update submittal logs and Branch/job minutes per Company policy
  • Ensure that information and resources are available to field teams and that communication between field and office teams supports a great customer experience
  • Demonstrate key leadership behaviors in the presence of customers, and other team members every day

Skills we’re seeking:

  • Minimum of 2-4 year of construction experience for landscape and irrigation projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, Construction Science, Construction Management or related
  • Proficient with computer software programs including MS Office suite (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Strong work ethic
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Customer service experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish) a plus
  • Proficient with On-Screen Take-Off not required but considered a positive


  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

To apply email resume to Sharon Smeltzer.