RESUME

EDUCATION

CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY, San Luis Obispo, CA
Bachelors of Science in Civil & Environmental Engineering, December 2009
Emphasis: Geotechnical Engineering
EIT  #136672

EXPERIENCE

Design Engineering Intern, April 2011 – Current
County of Monterey, Public Works Design Group
•Standard Spec Concurrence Review – Moss Landing Underground Utility Project
•Assist in LID requirements for the County
•Provide expertise in creating FIB WAAP for the lower Pajaro River
•Stormwater Management – Review NPDES Phase II requirements and draft of General Permit, assist in preparing Year 5 Annual Report, site inspection, catalog outfalls within the County

Transportation Engineering Intern, July 2010 – February 2011
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (CALTRANS), Monterey County
•Review submittals for concurrence with CalTrans’ Standard Plans, and Specifications
•Calculate earthwork cross-sectional areas for $48.5M Salinas Road Interchange
•Assist Office Engineer with proper project document organization
•Input Lane Closure request into system
•Review QC/QA for Resident Engineers and Inspectors
•Prepare HMA Pay Program for engineer’s approval
•Perform field inspections
•Checked grades using an automatic level

Student Researcher, Bay Delta Levee Seismic Failure Study, May 2009 – August 2010
CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY, San Luis Obispo, CA
•Participated in a federally funded (NSF) project obtaining site response of organic soil
•Manufactured soil material for testing and soil properties’ data acquisition
•Performed Consolidated Undrained Cyclic Triaxial tests on samples
•Documented and improved preparations and testing procedures
•Survey of inclinometers in Moss Landing using total station
•Created a resource website for new student researchers

ENGINEERING PROJECTS
Geotechnical Engineering Specialist for the San Luis Obispo High School Sports Field Capacity Improvement, 2009
Collaborated in a team design project improving traffic flow to augment transformation of sports field to accommodate increase number of spectators. Delivered design of shallow foundation elements for a stadium seating of 3000

Risk Analysis of Water Distribution System for Arvin, California, 2009
Prepared risk analysis report, which evaluated the performance of city’s groundwater supply.  Investigated the probability of failure of existing conditions with potential future demands.

Analysis and Design of Shallow Foundations, 2008
Developed Excel spreadsheets solutions for estimating bearing capacity of shallow foundations and performing stability analysis for the design of typical retaining walls using the rigorous method

SUPPLEMENTAL COURSEWORK
•Slope Stability Analysis
•Engineering Surveying
•Water and Wastewater Treatment Design
•Engineering Risk Analysis

SPECIALTIES & SKILLS
Working knowledge of MS Office, ArcGIS, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Matlab, MySQL, PHP, Microstation, HEC-RAS

COMMENDATIONS & ACTIVITIES
Volunteer, Olson Elementary School, Marina, CA, 2011
Tutor and Office Assistant, Disabled Students Program, San Jose City College 2005 — 2006
Dean’s Honor List Spring 2007, San Jose City College
Certificate of Appreciation, Tutor for the Blind Disabled Student’s Program, San Jose City College, 2006