June 2017 Meeting Announcement

Register today to attend the San Francisco Chapter June 2017 Meeting!

“The American Advertising Calendar Plate: A Window to America’s Rural Past and Geologic Present.”

Presenter:
David F. Hoexter REA, PG, CEG
Hoexter Consulting, Inc.

Date and Time:
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
6pm: Social Hour and Sign-In
7pm: Dinner
8pm: Presentation

Location:

Spice Monkey Restaurant
1628 Webster Street
Oakland

Cost:  $45 for AEG members and members’ guests, $55 for non-members, $20 for AEG student members

AEG Student Membership is FREE (apply for FREE student membership)!

Reservations: To RSVP, please register online by noon, Monday, June 12, 2017.

June 2017 Meeting Announcement

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Upcoming Events!

June 1st, 2017 – Deadline (extended!) to submit your abstract for AEG’s 2017 Annual Meeting in Colorado Springs, CO.

June 13th, 2017 – Long-time AEGSF member David Hoexter presenting on Collectible Plates and Geology.

 

We’re looking for Speakers for Summer/Fall 2017 and beyond! Email chair@aegsf.org if you’re interested.

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San Mateo County Environmental Health seeking Haz Mat Specialist

San Mateo County Environmental Health is seeking a well-qualified individual for the position of Hazardous Materials Specialist II/III-Groundwater Protection Program.

The current vacancy is in the Groundwater Protection Program (GPP) of the Environmental Health Services Division located in the city of San Mateo. Groundwater Protection Program staff perform regulatory case management for oversight of corrective action at both leaking underground fuel tank (LUFT) cases and other contaminated soil, soil vapor, and groundwater cases within the County. This case management includes review and technical evaluation of work plans and reports for site characterization and cleanup, writing regulatory directives for required work based on review of work plans and reports, observing field activities of required corrective action work, working with responsible parties and consultants in ensuring appropriate and timely action toward completing corrective action, and documentation of all work in the State’s Geotracker database.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in site remediation, a thorough knowledge of State regulations and guidelines applicable to LUFT and other corrective actions, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills. Professional Geologists or Civil Engineers are preferred. For additional information on our Groundwater Protection Program please visit: www.smchealth.org/gpp

SALARY
Level II:  $6,616 – $8,270/month
Level III:  $7,022 – $8,774/month

IMPORTANTApplications for this position will only be accepted online. Please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date.

~ TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE ~
Final Date for Filing:  JUNE 14, 2017
Application Screening: JUNE 20, 2017
Combined Civil Service/Department Interviews: JULY 12, 2017

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May 2017 Meeting Announcement

Register today to attend the San Francisco Chapter May 2017 Meeting!

News from AEG on a National Level and “Chemical Modification of Soils for Construction”

Presenter:
Dale Andrews, PG, Carmeuse Lime & Stone

Date and Time:
*Wednesday, May 10, 2017
6pm: Social Hour and Sign-In
7pm: Dinner
8pm: Presentation

*Note different than usual meeting day

Location:
Spice Monkey Restaurant
1628 Webster Street
Oakland

Cost:  $45 for AEG members and members’ guests, $55 for non-members, $20 for AEG student members

AEG Student Membership is FREE (apply for FREE student membership)!

Reservations: To RSVP, please register online by noon, Tuesday, May 9, 2017.

May 2017 Meeting Announcement

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Business Development Manager – Northern California wanted!

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER – Development Engineering / Geology

We are looking for the right person to develop business for our company.  Regardless of your professional background or education if you have the personality and drive & dedication to find, meet, and develop relationships with potential development clients, then consider making a change.  We are a specialized development engineering firm with offices in California and Nevada who have worked throughout the West.  We can educate you about our services and projects; we want someone who is results oriented in building client relationships that turn into work.  Position is based in Northern California.  Experience in the A/E/C industry preferred.

Responsibilities:

• Spend roughly 50% of time outside meeting potential clients and introducing company

• Research and gather information on potential clients and projects

• Seek business opportunities and track leads for firm

• Schedule meetings with new/existing clients to discover project information

• Develop and maintain strong business network

• Participate in client organizations

• Actively involved in professional and community organizations

Skill Set:

• Persistent & personable!

• Excellent organizational skills to track leads and clients; CRM experience a plus

• Thorough understanding of A/E/C industry terminology and procedures

• Professional demeanor to interact with the highest client levels

• Basic business management skills

• Sets a standard of professional competence by example

• Follow-through in a consistent manner

• Highly motivated & goal oriented

• Able to work without close supervision and in a team environment

Education Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree with 4 to 7 years of experience recommended

• Without a degree, 6 to 10 years of relevant A/E/C experience required

 

Please submit resumes to: Stephanie Craft, MARKETLINK, craft@marketlinkonline.com

 

 

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April 2017 Meeting Announcement – Student Night

Register today to attend the San Francisco Chapter April 2017 Meeting!

Student Night Presentations & Posters!

Presenters:
Michael Gardner, University of California Berkeley
Roxanne Renedo, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Paul Zimmer, San Jose State University

Posters by:
Poster session open to any participants (RSVP to vice_chair@aegsf.org)

Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 12, 2017
6pm: Social Hour and Sign-In
7pm: Dinner
8pm: Presentation

Location:
Spice Monkey Restaurant
1628 Webster Street
Oakland

Cost:  $45 for AEG members and members’ guests, $55 for non-members, $20 for AEG student members, free for presenting students.

AEG Student Membership is FREE (apply for FREE student membership)!

Reservations: To RSVP, please register online by noon, Monday, April 10 2017.

April 2017 Meeting Announcement

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March 2017 Meeting : Jahn’s Lecturer Scott Anderson

Announcing our March 2017 Joint AEG/SFGI Dinner Meeting featuring: Jahn’s Lecturer Scott Anderson “Natural hazards, Risk, and the Resilience of the Built Environment”

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Scott’s Seafood
2 Broadway (at Jack London Square)
Oakland

Visit the SFGI registration page to buy your ticket today!

Download a Meeting Announcement!

Tickets are $55 for all professionals (regardless of membership affiliation) with advance registration, $65 at the door, and $20 for students.

Student attendance at this meeting is generously sponsored by our new 2017 San Francisco Chapter / Sacramento Chapter sponsor Gregg Drilling.

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Groundwater Geochemistry Short Course – April 28, 2017 – Oakland

Apologies – we have cancelled the previously planned Short Course on Groundwater Geochemistry, which was scheduled for Friday April 28th, 2017, due to low attendance.

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February 2017 Meeting Announcement!

Join us for our February 2017 Meeting!

Volkan Sevilgen of Temblor.net

Volkan Sevilgen of Temblor.net

Temblor.net – A free mobile & web app, and blog to promote resilience to earthquakes and floods ”

Presented by: Volkan Sevilgen, M.Sc, of Temblor, Inc.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
6:00pm: Social Hour and Sign-In
6:45pm: Dinner
7:45pm: Presentation

Location:
Old Spaghetti Factory
2107 Broadway
Redwood City, CA 94063 (*Note South Bay location!)

Cost:  $45 for AEG members and members’ spouses, $55 for non-members, $20 for AEG student members.

AEG Student Membership is FREE (apply for FREE student membership)!

Reservations: To RSVP, please register online by noon, Friday, February 3, 2017.

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Recent news stories with geologic input by AEG Members!

Geology in the News!

In the past few months, AEG members from Northern California have commented on various geologic topics by local TV news stations.  Here are two recent ones, caught by our very own Website Editor / Regional Director.

Tim McCrink (Sacramento Chapter) speaking about the recent earthquake swarm near Hawthorne, Nevada
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http://www.kcra.com/article/geologists-forecasting-future-calif-earthquakes/8544032

 

 

Ted Sayre (San Francisco Chapter) speaking about the apartment complex at 310 Esplanade Avenue, perched above a rapidly eroding cliff in Pacifica.

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Pacifica-Residents-Fight-Evacuation-Geologists-Say-Crumbling-Cliffs-Are-Clear-Danger-373124511.html

Occasionally, AEG is approached to provide names of members who would be willing to comment as geologic experts.  If you’re interested in joining this list, let us know!

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Join AEG at the 2016 Holiday Mixer!

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Join AEG, PEMA, and GRA for our Annual Joint Holiday Mixer featuring drinks, food, and a raffle for great prizes! Mix and mingle with our industry peers!

December 8, 2016
6pm-9pm
Scott’s Seafood, Oakland
$45 for AEG members

See you there!

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Register online: http://ncalpema.org/holiday-mixer.html

 

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