BPELSG (Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists) has reached out to our chapter for assistance in creating a proposal for a “Professional Geologist and Geophysicist Week” (7/29 – 8/4) in honor of the 50th Anniversary of “The Geologist Act”. The week would not only be a way to honor the work that geologists and geophysicists do but to educate the public on the importance of our work, provide public awareness to the license that helps to safeguard the public, and be a mechanism of outreach to future geologists and geophysicists.
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is currently looking for an Engineering Geologist to fill a vacancy in their Division of Integrated Regional Water Management. Final filing deadline is December 18th. Many more positions are also expected to come in the next few weeks so keep an eye out on their job vacancies page! http://www.water.ca.gov/hro/dwr_job_vacancies.cfm
Wednesday December 13th at Aviator’s Restaurant is our annual holiday meeting with Groundwater Resource Association featuring John Fio with Hydrofocus, Inc. speaking on, “Technical Consensus and Multi-Party Sustainability Planning, Westside Groundwater Basin.” This month’s meeting will be sponsored by Confluence Environmental, Inc. As usual there will be the student scholarship raffle fundraiser! We ask that …
The State and Regional Water Boards currently have several open Engineering Geologist and other geoscience positions. In particular, the Oceans Unit is anxious to fill the Engineering Geologist Position. This application submission period for this positions is only open for two so apply soon!