Motivated and results-oriented Environmental Scientist with experience in remediation design and technology, EHS audits and compliance inspections, air quality monitoring and hydrogeology.
ArcGIS, Oracle 11g/ SQL, Knowledge of SPDES, Excellent PC computer skills
NPDES, RCRA, OSHA, Superfunds, SEQRA & NEPA
Excellent analytical and methodical skills
Excellent PC computer skills
High-level oral and written communication skills
American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists (AAEES), American Society of Safety Engineers
(ASSE), American Water Works Association (AWWA)
Environmental Scientist, 01/2017 to Current Preferred Environmental Services – Merrick, New York
Conducted community air monitoring program (CAMP) for a $34M Flushing Bay dredging and
Performed dredging and remediation oversight, while working in compliance to site health and safety
Prepared and maintained daily technical field report.
Conducted indoor air quality monitoring.
Water Ecology Scientist II, 09/2016 to 11/2016 New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene – Long Island City, New York
Conducted investigations on building water supply and distribution systems including cooling towers,
water tanks, evaporative condensers and waste water systems.
Collected environmental samples for testing, conducting water quality analysis including water quality
Reviewed building maintenance programs and plans for building cooling tower systems to ensure
Prepared reports pertaining to the findings of the field investigation.
Issued Notice of Violation and Tribunal summons for non-compliance with NYC Health code and NYS
Reviewed plans, drawings, and specifications for building water supply and distribution systems.
Administrative Associate, 11/2015 to 08/2016 NYC Department of Environmental Protection – Flushing, New York
Provided administrative support for water and sewer permitting operations.
Reviewed annual and initial test/maintenance reports of backflow prevention devices for permitting
Attended to permits applicants' questions and queries via telephone and mail communication.
Inspector/Water Sampling Technician, 05/2016 to 05/2016 HAKS Engineers – New York, New York
Conducted potable water sampling and testing in selected schools across the NYC area for protection
against Lead (Pb) contamination.
Performed pre-sampling flushing on-site, sampling and filled out chain of custody forms.
Reported a summary of sampling activities at the end of the sampling shift.
Inspector & Permitting Intern, 06/2015 to 08/2015 NYC Department of Environmental Protection – Flushing, New York
Provided support for water and sewer administrative operations.
Reviewed permits applications for backflow prevention devices' annual test and maintenance.
Performed work associated with data collection and database management.
Conducted facility inspections and field study of DEP's plants across NYC and upstate New York.
EHS System Audit Intern, 10/2014 to 12/2014 NYC Department of Environmental Protection – New York
Performed field assessment and, compliance inspection of various DEP facilities in the NYC area.
Evaluated audit reports, assists in EHS audit planning and scheduling.
Prepared and reviewed metrics analyses of EHS data.
Managed document control and retrieval system, including the Division's SharePoint page for document
storage and communication of EHS information.
Researched technical regulatory requirements concerning occupational safety and environmental
compliance, and provide interpretation to the Division.
Performed reviewing, consolidating and comparing an existing OEHS facility records with facility list
received from various bureaus to ensure that each identified facility has all established criteria including,
functional and geographical groupings, dates of the last EHS assessment and upcoming assessment
Graduate Assistant, 10/2013 to 05/2015 New York Institute of Technology – Old Westbury, New York
Reviewed and keep record of safety data sheets (SDS).
Reviewed health and safety policies and compliance regulations.
Hazardous waste management and proper handling of wastes generated within the NYIT campus.
Rendered tutoring assistance to students, and grading assistance.
Production and Safety Technician, 08/2011 to 08/2013 Kingdomway Polymer Industry Limited – Lagos, Nigeria
Conducted routine inspection of production facilities to ensure compliance with quality and safety
Ensured adherence to safety standards through safe industrial and best practices to ensure safe and
good working condition.
Reviewed health and safety policies to ensure compliance with regulatory standard.
Conducted regular indoor air quality monitoring.
Field Hydrogeologist Trainee, 06/2010 to 05/2011 Ministry of Water Resources – Ilorin, Nigeria
Conducted phase I and II site assessments.
Performed inspection core samples, and groundwater drilling
Performed soil and groundwater sampling for geochemical testing.
Conducted subsurface delineation of project sites using geophysical equipments.
Provided support in developing work plans and conducting post-drilling audits.
Developed and updated field technical reports.
Field Technician Intern, 09/2008 to 02/2009 Joint Water Engineering Company – Lagos, Nigeria
Conducted soil and groundwater sampling for site environmental assessments.
Provided support in groundwater drilling operations, subsurface delineation and mud pits excavation.
Performed inspection and evaluation of core samples during drilling operations.
Master of Science: Environmental Technology and Sustainability, 2016 New York Institute of Technology - Old Westbury, New York
Recipient of Graduate Scholar Award Scholarship
Bachelor of Science: Hydrology & Water Resources, 2010 University of Agriculture - Abeokuta, Nigeria