Sign in

Engineer Engineering

Tampa, Florida, United States
April 15, 2012
Contact Info:

**** ******* ****, ***. ****

Tampa, FL *****

Phone: (727) ***-****


Timothy Derek Knisely, Jr.______________________

Objective: The objective of my resume is to provide a summary of my engineering and technical background and to secure a position of employment best suited for your company.

Education: 1993-1999 Purdue University Fort Wayne, IN

B.S. & A.S. In Civil Engineering Technology

A.S. In Architectural Engineering Technology

National Deans List (various years)

University Deans List (various years)


Proficiencies: Assistant Project Engineer & Inspection:

Performed on-site supervision, inspection, and testing for INDOT and Indiana county clients. These duties included: supervision of contractors, supervision of inspectors, on-site engineering analysis and remediation, INDOT CRA 5.0 record keeping, field book record keeping, pay estimates for work completed, surveying, construction estimates, inspection for: sanitary sewers, storm sewers, water systems, pavement installation & rehabilitation, bridge installation & rehabilitation, and site rehabilitation, testing for: concrete, density, footing/excavation, proof rolling, soil analysis, bearing analysis, asphalt analysis, computational analysis, and various other site inspection duties.

Field Representative:

Performed on-site observations acting as the representative for the Engineer of Record including on-site inspections in conjunction with various local municipalities for the purposes substantial completion and final acceptance by said municipality.

Prepared observation reports as the engineer’s representative for all site inspections.

Created and implemented a Construction Management Progress Report, for the Construction Management Department, and recorded all company projects progress weekly.

Prepared record drawings for municipality submittals, utilizing AutoCAD 2000 and AutoCAD 2004, along with all relevant test reports and required documentation.

Managed and scheduled all project testing and inspections performed in conjunction with various local municipalities.

Engineering Design Technician/Draftsperson:

Designed and prepared entire project set plans, utilizing AutoCAD, Land Development Desktop, and Eagle Point for: residential and commercial site development, transportation, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, water systems, surveying, and various other applications.


Performed survey work, utilizing both electric and robotic EDM’s, consisting of: topographical surveys, level circuits, route surveys, legal research, and legal description writing.

Performed property surveys, both platted and metes & bounds

Performed record surveys

Performed deed, plat, and section research in various state counties.


Performed inventory of quantities from civil site design plans utilizing spread-sheets and “by-hand.”

Performed inventory of quantities from civil site design plans utilizing AutoCAD, Agtek Materials, and Agtek 3-D Earthwork.

Contacted, researched, and applied material quotes from area suppliers.

Applied quantities and price index to company bid forms.

Performed quantity inventory comparison from previous bids to revisions received.

Performed on-site investigation and data collection for jobs the company was bidding.


Experience: 1999-2002 DLZ Indiana, LLC. Fort Wayne, IN

Engineering Technician

2002-2003 Patriot Engineering, LLC. Fort Wayne, IN

Engineering Technician

2003-2004 B.F.S. Engineering & Consultants Indianapolis, IN

Assistant Project Engineer/Inspector

2004-2007 Florida Design Consultants, Inc. New Port Richey, FL

2007-2008 Cross Road Engineers Indianapolis, IN

Assistant Project Engineer/Inspector

2008 WDG Construction Wesley Chapel, FL


2008-2012 QGS Development Lithia, FL


Summary of

Qualification: Certifications

INDOT Certifications: bridge construction and deck repair, traffic, miscellaneous concrete, construction items, concrete paving, and asphalt paving.

ACI concrete testing level 1.

Nuclear density gauge testing (Troxler and “back scatter”).