Santa Clara County
University of California
Santa Clara County

Engineering Science Chairperson

Committee Make-up:

Chairperson from each of the following areas:

  • Computers
  • Electricity
  • Rocketry
  • Safety
  • Small Engines
  • Woodworking
  • Automotive

Events/Competitions in Charge of:

  • Annual Engineering Field Day to include any or all of the following: demonstrations, speeches, judging, informational booths
  • Fair:
    • Help with check-in for engineering exhibits
    • Help put together displays
    • Supply runners and clerks for judging
    • Help with exhibit pick-up at the end of fair
    • Work with the fair personnel on fair premium book entries

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Recruit project chairs for each area.
    • Chairs are subject to approval by President and Executive Board
    • Be a facilitator for project chairs, enabling them to do their jobs.
  • Committee responsibilities
    • Set “Goals and Objectives” and work towards them
    • Plan field days and other events
    • Review and vote on any submissions from project committees
    • Recruit field day help
    • Fair book review and yearly planning (Sept-Nov)
    • Keep records and submit to Executive Board and Council
  • Attend Executive Board and County Council meetings as a member of the Executive Board
    • Schedule all events with Council VP at least 60 days in advance.
    • Work with Awards Committee to review and expand recognition in your area
  • Encourage record book completion and submission
  • Recruit and include Youth Chairs and Junior/Teen Leaders
  • Serve as a resource in your county
    • Educate leaders and members on criteria, content, and method of project.
    • Communicate appropriate information to club project leaders.
  • Update and maintain a binder of responsibilities and handbooks for your position
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