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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Having over 15 years of experience in the water industry, my goal is to find an organization that offers key participation in the planning of complex systems, utilizes my skills in project management and engineering design to meet the demands of the organization, and allows personal and professional growth for career opportunity.

  • Civil Engineer in the water industry with 15+ years of experience in planning, design, and construction management of water facilities
  • Professional Civil Engineer, California License #75684
  • A.W.W.A. Distribution Operator Grade 5 Certificate
  • Member of Walnut Valley Water District Materials Committee
  • Member of Walnut Valley Water District Innovation Committee
  • Alternate Member of Walnut Valley Water Safety Committee
  • Detail oriented
  • Critical thinking and problem solving; provide different solutions to make the best decisions; solve complex technical problems with creative solutions
  • Strong communication skills to effectively convey technical ideas to engineers, contractors, and the public in clear ways, as well as, listening to needs of developers
  • Strong understanding of industry and state standards, requirements, and guidelines
  • Proficient in AutoCAD 2020, ArcGIS (ArcMap 10.7.1), Geoviewer/GIS (Nobel Systems), and Sedaru (Software Modeling)
Work History
10/2019 to Current
Senior Civil Engineer Stantec Inc. Charleston, WV,
  • Perform project management and administration of consultant and in-house capital improvement and other special, routine and complex projects; meet and confer with contractors, engineers, developers, architects, a variety of outside agencies, and the general public on development issues and acquiring information; ensure contractor compliance with District standards and specifications, time and budget estimates; recommend and approve field changes.
  • Assign, supervise, and evaluate work of other team members. Support their ongoing professional development including entry-level engineers.
  • Interpret and administer applicable ordinances relating to project requirements, prepares engineering reports, and project-related correspondence, act as project engineer when dealing with other departments, other jurisdictions and agencies and responds personally or in writing to questions related to projects and engineering policy.
  • Plan, direct, review, or perform the work involved with construction, design, and development of water system projects including the preparation of engineering estimates of quantities, costs and labor, and overseeing the process of ordering materials for pipeline construction projects and coordinate with the material supplier.
  • Review construction project process and implement progress estimates and change orders. Monitor progress on projects to assure completion on schedule and prepare progress payments and reports on projects under construction.
  • Prepare a variety of written reports, studies and correspondence, including staff reports and exhibits for committee and Board meetings.
07/2009 to 10/2019
Civil Engineer Stantec Inc. Elko, NV,
  • Design and prepare detailed plans, specifications, estimates, schedules, inspections & project management activities for various maintenance and capital improvement projects. Conduct field inspections of existing water facilities at job sites to verify accuracy of drawings and profiles.
  • Prepare bid packages, contract specifications and requests for proposals for capital improvement projects; submit projects for competitive bids; analyze bids and make recommendations for acceptance, and administers contractor contracts assuring conformance to District code policies.
  • Prepare engineering estimates of quantities, costs, and work to be performed for construction projects. Perform as project manager by coordinating with developers and contractors to ensure the water system is installed according to plan and on schedule, manage materials, resolve conflicts in construction, and negotiate project or contract changes.
  • Prepare, review, and maintain Engineering Department records, plans, maps, and specifications for compliance with District and legal standards. Review legal documents for easements and agreements for recordation and check private development plans prepared by private engineers.
  • Meet with the public, builders, developers, contractors, and engineers to review District projects, policies, and procedures. Assist the public in interpretation and application of policies and regulations.
  • Make decisions regarding the distribution system’s flow and pressure requirements to meet consumer demands including fire flow demands and minimum pressure requirements
  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and environmental standards
09/2005 to 06/2009
Civil Engineering Assistant Port Of Long Beach Long Beach, CA,
  • Review maps, plans, and specifications for compliance with District engineering and legal standards
  • Maintain “as-built” record drawings and databases
  • Prepare plans locating utilities and obstacles which may present construction problems
  • Field verify existing water facilities for accuracy
  • Provide assistance to the public on a variety of subjects such as the location of District facilities, topographical maps, availability of services, and District design requirements
Expected in
Bachelor of Science: Civil Engineering
California Polytechnic University Pomona - Pomona, CA,
Professional Projects

Alameda Corridor East (ACE) Fairway Grade Separation | April 2014 – Present

  • Design and construction management of the abandonment of approximately 3,200 linear feet of domestic and recycled main and the installation of 4,400 linear feet of domestic and recycled water main and appurtenances in anticipation of the street grade separation.
  • Coordinate with ACE, the City, and affected customers regarding scheduling, outages, and conflicts. Manage materials. Resolve contractor difficulties requiring some redesign and negotiation of change orders.
  • Total Project Costs (to date): $2.5M

Industry Business Center East and West | August 2015 – January 2020

  • Design and construction management of the installation of 3.3 miles of domestic and 3.5 miles of recycled water systems for new industrial development.
  • Coordinate with City officials, engineers, and contractors regarding demands of the system, scheduling, and resolving utility conflicts.
  • Total Project Costs: $8.2M

Reservoir Painting and Recoating Program FY 2015-2016 & 2016-2017 | March 2016 – November 2018

  • Prepare bid package, contract specs, technical specs, and request for proposal (RFP) for the painting and recoating of four District tanks. Coordinate with the District’s Production department regarding taking the tanks offline to ensure water service to affected zones.
  • Total Project Costs: $1.1M

Eastgate Seismic Retrofit | October 2009 – July 2012

  • Prepare contract specs and request for proposal (RFP) to obtain an engineering consultant for the design of the seismic retrofit of the District’s Eastgate Reservoirs. Review proposals and recommend consultant. Discuss and review consultant’s design requirements. Oversee the procurement of a qualified contractor, review submittals, and manage construction.
  • Total Project Costs: $1.2 M

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