• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Website KTUA

Planning and Landscape Architecture

KTUA is looking for an inspired, creative, and motivated individual with a passion using GIS to support community-based planning and design working closely with our project managers and senior staff. Projects are typically located throughout southern and central California. This position will assist with map and model development, data creation, analysis, and ArcGIS Online support as well as general planning support such as report writing and community outreach. Projects will primarily support parks, trails, and active transportation plans. The position will be based in our San Diego office.

KTUA is an award-winning firm with a diverse team of planners and designers. We enjoy sharing our travels, hosting social events such as pickleball tournaments and field trips, attending conferences, and collaborating as a team. KTUA pursues a large variety of project types that help keep us engaged. We are constantly evolving by learning new techniques and using the latest software in our industry. KTUA is fully committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We want to ensure a safe and positive workplace for everyone to thrive and grow both personally and professionally.

We plan and design places to play, learn, gather, move, and relax. If this sounds interesting to you, we would love to talk with you about your experience.


●     Undergraduate or graduate degree in planning, landscape architecture, GIS, transportation planning or related field.

●     Between 2-3 years of GIS experience in private consultancy or public agency.

●     Required experience includes ArcMap, ArcGIS Online, and AutoCAD.

●     Experience with ArcPro and Modelbuilder is a plus, but not required.

●     Must be proficient with Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suites.

●     Preferred experience includes SketchUp.

●     Strong organizational skills.

●     Strong report writing, research, and presentation skills required.

●     Ability to multitask and work on multiple projects and tasks daily.

●     Motivated self-starter able to work independently and in a team environment.

●     Favorable background check and ability to travel.

●     Must be authorized to work in the USA (Citizenship or current VISA/Green Card).


KTUA is a well-established planning and landscape architecture firm with a diverse project base. We are an equal opportunity employer offering a creative and dynamic work environment in our San Diego, California office.

●     401(k) with Employer Match

●     125 Cafeteria Plan Allowing Pre-Tax Expenses

●     Holiday and Vacation Pay

●     Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage

●     Performance Bonus Plan

●     Stock Options and Profit-sharing Plan

●     Bike and Transit Commuting Benefits

●     Vibrant urban neighborhood, 10-min walk to Balboa Park

●     Hybrid work schedule

Salary Range:

$65k – $72k, commensurate with experience


Position available immediately and will remain open until filled. Email a cover letter, resume, and writing/graphic samples or a link to an online portfolio to info@ktua.com, no phone calls please.

To apply for this job email your details to info@ktua.com