Engineer with four (4) years of experience in Design Engineering and Construction Administration related to Roadway, Drainage, Infrastructure, and Facility projects. Experience has included the production of engineering calculations, review and editing of project drawings and specifications, approval of submittals, AutoCAD drafting, construction site inspection and management, and generation of cost estimates.
Civil Engineer January 2013 to November 2015C & S Consultants, Inc Lakeshore-Lake Vista － New Orleans, LA
Provided the field analysis and design for drainage system improvements, waterline repairs, and reconstruction and restoration of concrete and asphalt roadways.
Assessed and rated the pavement condition of 53 streets.
Used the Pavement Condition Index Field Manual developed by the American Public Works Association to determine distress types and severity levels.
This information was used to develop the design criteria and limits of repair work.
Design and plan development for the project included a combination of full roadway reconstruction, panel replacement, and patch repair.
Reviewed and edited the project specifications.
Provided cost estimates for the construction of the project.
Construction Cost - $5,000,000 (Estimate) Patterson Road (Phase II) - New Orleans Department of Public Works Served as the Construction Inspector and Administrator for this concrete roadway project that included a reinforced concrete pipe drainage system, inlet structures, manholes, utility relocations, and traffic striping.
Assisted the client during the bid phase by answering contractor questions and reviewing and evaluating bid documents.
Approved all contractor submittals.
Monitored daily construction activities, measured and reported pay item quantities, communicated directly with the contractors, reviewed field tests results provided by the materials testing laboratory related to soil, asphalt, and concrete, prepared daily and weekly project status reports, conducted weekly progress meetings, and reconciled pay item quantities with the contractor to facilitate the monthly pay application.
Made recommendations to the project owner regarding the final acceptance of the project based on the final inspection of all completed work.
Construction Cost - $500,000 Waterline Replacement Program - Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans Provided design for the replacement of approximately 26,500 linear feet of damaged water line segments in accordance with FEMA guidelines.
Water lines include 8 inch and 12 inch diameters of PVC CL-150.
Developed details for horizontal and vertical off-sets, tie-ins, and roadway patching.
Construction Cost - $3,800,000 (Estimate) Florida Avenue Transfer Station Push Pit Repairs -New Orleans Capital Projects Administration Provided AutoCAD drafting for the push pit and electric panel during the design phase.
Provided construction administration and periodic site inspection for the removal and replacement of two steel push pits and hydraulic RAM equipment at the city's solid waste transfer station used for compaction of solid waste.
Associated improvements included the installation of concrete barrier curbs and steel guard rail, remounting of electronic control panels, refurbishment of two submersible sump pumps, and concrete floor restoration.
Assisted with plan change execution, review of contractor's monthly pay application, and schedule updates.
Construction Cost - $588,000 Freret Streetscape - New Orleans Department of Public Works Served as the Construction Inspector for the repair of sidewalks, ADA handicap ramps, intersection bump-outs, and roadway repairs.
Monitored daily construction activities, measured and reported pay item quantities, communicated directly with the contractors, reviewed field tests results provided by the materials testing laboratory related to soil, asphalt, and concrete, prepared project status reports, conducted weekly progress meetings, and reconciled pay item quantities with the contractor to facilitate the monthly pay application.
Construction Cost - $915,000.
Mathematics Instructor August 2010 to December 2012McDonogh City Park Academy － New Orleans, LA
Designed and implemented engaging math lesson and centers for 5th - 8th grade students utilizing TAP strategies.
Facilitated LEAP math tutoring for 8th grade students.
Analyzed data and developed teacher improvement plans to increase the effectiveness of lessons taught in the classroom.
Created and implemented individual improvement plans for students in need of additional behavioral or academic attention.
Served as the Response to Intervention Representative for the 7th and 8th grade students.
Engineering Intern May 2009 to March 2010Tidewater Inc － New Orleans, LA
Assisted with structural analysis and steel design for the modification of cargo vessels.
Provided AutoCAD drawing production.
Assembled bid documents including specifications and bid tabulation sheets.
Engineering Intern October 2008HOAR Construction LLC － Brentwood, TN
Provided document control and material submittal reviews.
Assisted with project closeout documentation including punch list completion and final quantity tabulation.
Coordinated with vendor material suppliers and subcontractors for pricing data to assist with project bid documents.
Engineering Intern July 2007Gresham Smith & Partners － Nashville, TN
Assisted with the design of bridges for the Tennessee Department of Transportation and provided CAD support using Microstation software.
Assisted with the development and update of a traffic signal model for the city of Nashville.
Provided excavation calculations for an expansion of the Nashville interstate highway system.
M.E : Construction Management, May 2009Vanderbilt UniversityConstruction Management
B.S : Civil Engineering, May 2008Vanderbilt UniversityCivil Engineering
Engineer in Training (EIT/FE), Louisiana Certification #0030950, June 2012
LEED Accredited Professional
AutoCAD, C++, Microsoft Office Suite, Microstation, Primavera P3 Project Planner