Resume of Kip Porter
El Cajon, Ca. 92019
Objective: Interested in a full time position as an Environmental Technician where my past experience, education and interpersonal skills can be valued. Strong leadership skills and vast experience in the Environmental field. Versatile and hands on approach.
Summary of Qualifications and skills
Environmental site assessments phase I and II.
Site remediation project management.
Regulatory agency and clientele coordination.
Soil and groundwater sampling.
Hazardous materials management.
Field and laboratory analysis of various hazardous materials.
Wastewater treatment design and installation.
Wet land pump system design and installation.
Industrial tank certifications and cleaning.
Heavy equipment operator.
As a sub-contractor responsible for over-seeing remediation projects, soil and groundwater sampling, monitoring well installations environmental site assessments. Soil and groundwater plume investigations, wastewater treatment system designs and operations.
Quarterly groundwater monitoring well sampling.
Owner and president of a small environmental consulting firm, specializing in soil and groundwater sampling and site remediation projects. Responsibilities included:
Establishing and maintaining client relations.
Coordinating with subcontractors and regulatory agencies.
Preparation of all permits involving remediation projects
Writing and maintaining reports and sampling data
Design and installation of water treatment units.
Over-saw day to day business operations.
Chips Environmental Consultants
Operations manager/project manager. Responsibilities included:
Project bidding and budget tracking.
Coordination with regulatory agencies and sub-contractors.
Overseeing daily operations and project management.
Implemented various Soil and groundwater sampling techniques (hydro-punch)
Worked on various air sampling projects.
Romic Chemical Corp.
Sampling and analysis of incoming hazardous waste shipments.
Analysis of solvent for recycling/distillation and various other treatment units.
Analysis using GC/MS and wet and dry chemistry methodologies.
Team lead for National Chemical Emergency spill response team.
Coordination of spill clean-up efforts.
Sampling and proper disposal of hazardous waste.
Supervised the cleaning of waste water treatment tanks.
Confined space entry permitting.
UC Santa Cruz
Extension program; Hazardous materials management/environmental science.
US Army Nuclear, Biological, Chemical School
Study of radiological, biological and chemical analysis, air sampling and decontamination processes.
US Air force
Study of air land and sea transportation of hazardous materials/hazardous materials management and certification processes.
Chemical Emergency Response Certification
Study of emergency response methods hands on training in spill containment, decontamination techniques, sampling and plume investigation, down-wind air sampling.