Haley & Aldrich looking for a Bay Area CEG

Haley AldrichHaley & Aldrich is a 600-person national engineering and environmental consulting firm with creative, technically strong staff who want to work in a collaborative environment to deliver exceptional value to our clients.  We look for professionals with a passion for solving even the most complex client problems.  This problem solving ability and opportunity to be a change agent is a vital part of our culture, no matter what level or role a staff member holds.

The Real Estate business unit is seeking an experienced Certified Engineering Geologist (CEG) as a Senior Technical Specialist to work alongside our Client Leaders and Project Managers to provide technical solutions to project-specific challenges for key clients in the land development, institutions, education, and healthcare industry sectors.  This is a full-time position and will be located in any of our Bay Area offices including Walnut Creek, San Jose, or Oakland, CA.


•Direct a team and perform geologic/hydrogeologic interpretation of data at complex sites

•As a lead technical specialist, evaluate the potential for geologic hazards including earthquakes and earthquake-triggered phenomena, landslides, mudflows, rock falls, rock slides, debris flows, flash floods, and volcanic eruptions.

•Direct the exploration of subsurface conditions and perform geologic hazard identification, analyses, evaluation, and mitigation.

•Direct and supervise technical assignments (both field and office) and manage entire projects or specific elements of projects

•Create detailed, scientific, and technical reports for submittal to CA state regulatory entities for review and approval.

•Perform business development and marketing activities as needed with Associate/Principal level staff to capture new clients for Haley & Aldrich

•Participate in business development pursuits and assist in preparation of proposals

•Understand and apply company, client, and site Health and Safety standards

•Serve as coach and mentor to other lower career level technical staff


•B.S. in geological engineering, structural geology, engineering geology or related discipline.  M.S. strongly preferred.

•10+ years of relevant experience working with clients in land development, institutions, education, and healthcare industry sectors.  Experience in a professional consulting environment highly desired.

• Professional registration:  CA Professional Geologist (PG) and CA Certified Engineering Geologist (CEG).

• Expertise and broad-based knowledge of applied geosciences that includes engineering geology, seismic evaluation and mitigation, groundwater, hydrology, and strong understanding of the laws and regulations for construction and development in seismically active areas of California.

• Must have experience in Northern California, including the Bay Area, performing fault trench studies and landslide evaluations, including mitigating and producing repair plans.

• Working knowledge and experience preparing supporting engineering geology and seismology reports required under California Geological Survey (CGS) Note 48 requirements and checklist review process.

• Experience with geohydrology or geophysical testing methods are desirable.

•Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines efficiently with a strong attention to detail and work product quality.

•Ability to work collaboratively with multiple teams and staff across our West Coast US offices, and other offices nationwide.

Haley & Aldrich engages in challenging environmental, engineering and management projects with clients in the U.S. and internationally. If you enjoy seeing the positive impact of your work and want to grow your skills in a rewarding, collaborative learning environment, we would like to hear from you. With offices nationwide, our shared vision is to integrate technology and human potential to tackle tough issues facing the world. Through teamwork, sharing knowledge and building on experience, we achieve outcomes that benefit our clients and the communities we serve together.

If you are interest in this position, please apply online at:  https://re22.ultipro.com/BRE1001/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*25FB1F6141AC0C50

 Questions about the position?  Please contact Lynn Hoganson at lhoganson@haleyaldrich.com