geotechnical engineer resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Dedicated Geology professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

  • Impact Assessment
  • Survey Analysis
  • CAD Drafting
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Critical Thinking
  • Safety Rules Enforcement
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Infrastructure Projects
  • Field Investigations
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Core Sampling
  • Geological Assessment
  • GIS and Microsoft Office
  • Intermediate knowledge of French and some Spanish.
  • Project Deadlines
Work History
Geotechnical Engineer, 05/2020 to 08/2022
GeoengineersBoise, ID,
  • Evaluated team performance and trained three engineers in 2022.
  • Planned and conducted exploration effectively.
  • Evaluated sites to determine soil adequacy for handling loads imposed by building foundations and associated materials.
  • Analyzed waterways to identify engineering problems and recommended corrective actions.
  • Educated general public on project progress and plans through public presentations and community discussions.
  • Prepared and maintained accurate and complete work records and reports using Microsoft office and Holebase software.
  • Interacted with state and local agencies concerning compliance with codes and regulations.
  • Performed geotechnical analysis and research to assess construction site conditions for WSP, City Councils and State owned buildings.
  • Developed accurate proposals and determined costs for investigation procedures.
  • Identified and resolved potential structural issues.
  • Displayed strong communication and interpersonal skills while visiting clients, jobsites and consultant offices to support project and business development needs.
  • Tested soils and materials to determine foundation strength.
  • Maintained compliance with regulatory requirements for water quality protection.
  • Conducted traffic volume counts and compiled traffic accident data to improve road safety and overall efficiency.
Geology Researcher , 04/2021 to 04/2022
Phillips 66Taft, CA,
  • Created GIS maps and figures for technical reports and press releases.
  • Collected and recorded samples and data from Waterford copper coast test sites.
  • Developed and implemented real-time data interpretation and communication strategies for field investigations.
  • Investigated composition, structure and history of Earth's crust by collecting, examining, measuring and classifying soils, minerals, rocks and fossil remains.
  • Used aerial photographs, charts and survey results to locate and estimate probable remobilized mineral ore deposits.
  • Helped to solve geology-related issues along the copper coast sites using mapping and assessment techniques.
  • Compiled data, prepared reports, completed ore modeling and created maps with SPSS, microsoft office, and GIS.
  • Gathered structural and lithological data to determine geological relationships in regional context.
  • Performed laboratory techniques including mass spectrometry and optical mineralogy.
Construction Manager, 04/2019 to 10/2019
LMS Reinforcing Steel GroupCity, STATE,
  • Verified completed projects met approved time, quality and cost estimates.
  • Monitored subcontractor operations and applied effective time, resource and money management strategies to delivery under-budget project completion.
  • Communicated daily with vendors to keep project fully operational.
  • Surveyed sites to determine material needs and accurately manage inventories and budgets.
  • Kept sites compliant with OSHA, federal, state and local regulations to prevent unnecessary delays.
  • Collaborated with contractors, architects, engineers and public agencies to complete projects within timeline limitations and budget constraints.
  • Oversaw employee attendance record, handled payroll and ordered new materials for sites.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Determined size, shape, placement and material of supports based on blueprints and structural standards.
  • Cut metal components to required lengths using metal shears, hacksaws and bar cutters.
  • Skilled in use of specialized metalworking and concrete manipulation tools to perform assigned tasks.
  • Installed steel cables to reinforce structures before tightening and reinforcing.
  • Positioned rebar and other iron reinforcement following pouring of concrete.
  • Examined architectural drawings and building blueprints to determine reinforcement requirements.
  • Reinforced walls and structures while teaming with electricians and plumbers for routing of electrical, water and sewage lines.
Bachelor of Science: Geology, Expected in 09/2017
University College Cork - Cork, Ireland.,

  • Relevant Coursework: Structural Geology & Environmental Geology
  • 4.0 GPA
  • Ranked in Top 10% of class
  • Elected to Class Rep for Geology in 2017
  • Thesis: Geological and Mineralization History of the Copper Coast, Co.Waterford.

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School Attended

  • University College Cork

Job Titles Held:

  • Geotechnical Engineer
  • Geology Researcher
  • Construction Manager


  • Bachelor of Science

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