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Whitney C Hill

Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
Posted:
February 08, 2018

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WHITNEY HILL

SKILLS & ABILITIES My work experiences at SWCA Consultants and TCEQ has provided me with the ability to work many projects at one time, learn how to use different computer programs and communicate effectively to clients regarding comprehensive presentations on research findings and negotiations. Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam as well as experience using Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and SharePoint. I also have experience working in the programs AutoCAD and the structural design programs RISD-2D and SAP2000.

EXPERIENCE PROJECT SCIENTIST, TRILEAF CORPORATION

October 2017 -- Present

Performs site inspections and conducts environmental due diligence pursuant to EPA All Appropriate Inquiries (AAI) and the American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) for commercial real estate and lending projects.

Environmental service expertise includes the preparation and/or review of: Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, Historical City Directories, Environmental Evaluation Summaries, Field Reconnaissance, Historical Topographic Maps and Aerial Imagery, Land Use History, Mold and Lead-Based Paint Surveys, Preliminary Risk Assessments, Soil and Groundwater Management Plans, Local Government Consultation, and Migratory Bird Evaluations.

PROJECT MANAGER, SWCA CONSULTANTS

June 2016 -- February 2017

Managed and prepared air permitting applications. Negotiated permit conditions with state agencies. WORK LEADER, TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY June 2008 – May 2016

Wrote detailed technical summaries of federal permit applications that explained the evaluation procedure of applications. Developed detailed charts for state and federal regulations that determined applicable requirements for compliance with these regulations and help the regulated community determine compliance requirements.

Prepared and presented to the regulated community and management detailed guidance on permitting requirements. Developed and managed the development of guidance documents for permit reviewers and the regulated community that promoted the understanding of environmental regulations and permitting procedures. Evaluated federal permit applications for permit and regulatory applicability, resolve errors or corrections and negotiate permit requirements with TCEQ customers. Coordinated and planned two major team projects for the renewal of general operating projects. These projects involved coordination between and working with multiple sections of the division. These permits incorporate over 50 environmental regulations. These projects involved managing the work of approximately 10 people and involved setting short and long term deadlines for development and review. Also, reporting updates regularly to management and advising the team and management on the best course of action while performing technical and administrative edits of the permits. Oversaw the development of different forms relating to various industries and equipment types. Recommended solutions for regulatory requirements in technical forms based on federal regulations and coordinated the updating of these forms with other sections within TCEQ. Worked with an integrated database system and Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Viso, and SharePoint. Page 1

5350 Burnet Rd, Apt 336

Austin, TX 78756

(915) 329 - 6089

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WHITNEY HILL

Communicated with customers and explained regulatory applicability based on my knowledge, training, and input from subject matter experts. Interpreted federal operating permit requirements at several environmental trade fairs and seminars. Trained new employees on the permitting process. Maintained guidance documents used for permit reviews and assign and confirm that members of my team update the other guidance documents while using investigative skills and critical thinking to develop flowcharts and forms based on federal regulations. Applied my knowledge of Texas and federal air permitting requirements by reviewing and issuing approximately 10 federal permit applications annually, including reviewing and processing federal air permit applications for various industries. These permits incorporate requirements from New Source Performance Standards, National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants, and Texas state regulations. Acted as backup to current supervisor. Reviewed and edited projects for the team. Advised and instructed the team on various environmental and administrative topics. Provided support to the regulated community, including the energy sector, about environmental regulations and the procedures for applying for various federal and state permits.

RESEARCH ASSISTANT, NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY

March 2007 – May 2008

I used different computer programs, RISA 2D and SAP 2000, to complete research on bridges. I did extensive research on the subject. I completed three research papers on my research. I also presented my findings at five symposiums.

CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE, SEARS ROEBUCK, AND CO., EL PASO, TX November 2007 – December 2007

Assisted customers with audio/ visual choices while using my independent research the newest technology. RESIDENT ASSISTANT, NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY

August 2005 – March 2007

Helped freshman college students adjust to community living. Planned and executed educational and social programs. Worked at an office and assisted students and customers around the campus with any information pertaining to campus activities and university information. Supervised the building and dealt with emergency situations and emergency services.

RESEARCH ASSISTANT, IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY

June 2005 – July 2005

I worked with a tornado/microburst simulator. I also did research on a number of topics and presented my findings in a poster to my peer and professors. I worked with computer programs, including Labview; I also programmed a data retrieval system.

EDUCATION NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY – LAS CRUCES, NM – B.S. IN CIVIL ENGINEERING Graduated May 2008 with a G.P.A. of 3.3.

COMMUNICATION I am able to communicate concepts to many different types of industries and customers. I have given many presentations on my current position as an Environmental Specialist at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality that describes the procedures for my program area.

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