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    Announcement: ODOT18-2486oc
    Highway Region 3 – Geo/Hydro Unit
    Project Geologist 1 – Professional Geologist 1
    SALARY: $5,190.00 – $7,667.00 monthly
    Roseburg, Oregon

    Bring your geological expertise to ODOT!
    The primary purpose of this role is to provide all necessary geologic information and guidance on ODOT projects. This includes develop, oversee, interpret, and report on geologic investigations and geologic hazards for transportation related projects in the exciting and complex geology of southwestern Oregon. Duties include emergency geologic hazard response, subsurface investigations, analysis, and design for infrastructure, modelling (slope stability, kinematic analysis, rockfall, etc.), quarry management, and more. Position will work as part of the geology group often in collaboration with geotechnical engineers. An essential function of the position will be to coordinate with project managers, maintenance personnel, construction group, planners, contractors, consulting firms, and other federal, state, county, and city agencies.

    Learn more about the beautiful city of Roseburg and the quality of life in this great city, click here.

    What’s in it for you?
    Working for an agency that values a work/life balance. You will work with a great team of like-minded individuals to partner with. We offer full medical, vision, and dental with paid Sick Leave, Vacation, Personal Leave and 10 paid holidays a year! Come bring your geological expertise to ODOT!

    Application Instructions:
    For more information about the position and/or to apply, visit and search announcement ODOT18-2486oc or click here.

    ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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    Announcement: ODOT18-2484oc
    Geo Tech Expert/Hazmat – Professional Geologist 2
    Salary: $72,096.00-$106,536.00 annually with relocation assistance
    Bend, Oregon

    ODOT has an opening for a Region 4 Geo Tech Expert / Hazmat in Bend. The primary purpose of this position is to act as the Engineering and Economic Geology technical expert and lead-worker for the Central and Eastern Oregon Region’s (C&EOR). This position will coordinate, schedule and evaluate Engineering and Economic geology work for an area spanning approximately 2/3rds of the state land mass, from the summit of the Cascades east to the Idaho State line.

    Why Work For ODOT?
    ODOT’s Region 4 headquarters, located in Bend, offers a culturally diverse work environment that emphasizes public service, productivity and collaboration. You will feel engaged and motivated as you work with other like-minded individuals who are passionate about what they do.
    Come live in Bend, Oregon!
    Central Oregon offers a wide variety of things to do and see. With its spectacular views and a variety of outdoor activities, come and check out why Bend is THE place to work and live!
    To learn more about this thriving community, click here!
    What’s in it for you?
    With competitive salary and relocation assistance, ODOT also offers full medical, vision, and dental with paid Sick Leave, Vacation, Personal leave and 10 paid holidays a year! ODOT values a work / life balance and offers flexible schedules.
    Application Instructions
    We appreciate your interest in this position. To apply, please go to and search announcement ODOT18-2484oc or click here.

    ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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  • Hello,

    My name is Claudio Avila and I am geologist that works for the Department of Water Resources in West Sacramento.
    Our division is about to a post a Request for Qualification (RFQ) for a future Geologic Engineering Contract. Is it possible to post the RFQ in the AEG webpage? If so, what is the cost to advertise?


  • The State Mining and Geology Board and the Department of Conservation are accepting applications for the position of State Geologist. The California State Geologist serves as the head of the California Geological Survey (CGS), one of the largest state surveys in the nation. CGS provides scientific products and services about the state’s geology, seismology, and mineral resources, including their related hazards, that affect the health, safety, and business interests of the people of California. It is one of the oldest geological surveys in the nation, and today produces more products and provides more services to more people than any other state survey.

    Interested parties should submit a statement of interest and a completed Standard Form 678 (which may be supplemented by a resume) to the State Mining and Geology Board.

    Final Filing Date:
    Open Until Filled

    Pursuant to California Public Resource Code section 677, the State Mining and Geology Board considers candidate’s qualifications and nominates candidates for potential appointment as State Geologist. The Board will accept applications on a rolling basis. Applicants for the State Geologist position who submit applications more than 15 days prior to the next Board meeting may be asked to interview with the Board at that next meeting. Board meeting dates are posted on the Board’s website here. Applicants will be notified not less than 10 days prior to a Board meeting if the Board wishes to interview them at that meeting. Interviews will be conducted in closed session. Applicants the Board believes qualified to serve as the State Geologist will be advanced for consideration of potential appointment to the State Geologist position.

    Submit applications to:
    Jeffrey Schmidt, Executive Officer via email at:
    Or, via postal mail at:
    State Mining and Geology Board
    801 K Street, MS 20-15
    Sacramento, CA 95814


  • The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District, is recruiting for a Supervisory Geologist (GS-13). This position is responsible for coordinating, reviewing the work of, and supervising approximately 14 staff in performing the assigned functions. This Work is in support of the District’s Civil Works, Dam Safety, Military and Hazardous, Toxic and Radiological Waste (HTRW) program in primarily a seven western state area where there are many diverse and complex geologic and engineering conditions. Apply at the links below and send resume to POC.

    Open to the public:
    Open to current/former federal employees:

    For questions – contact April Fontaine 916-557-7699,


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