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Power Plant Project

Pacoima, CA
70,000 annually
September 18, 2018

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Obinna Iroha


Address: **** ******** ****, ******* ** 94601

Phone: 201-***-****



An environmentalist with 3 years of experience on scientific data analysis and 1 year in executing projects for clients. Good knowledge on environmental management practices in the infrastructural sector. Detailed oriented, hardworking and proficient at building and maintaining professional relationships.


Senior analyst 2018 - present

Test America Laboratory

•Manages and monitors the operational activities in the metals department.

•Tested and analyzed over 1000 client samples in a week using company’s analytical lab services and improved productivity by about 50%.

•Worked with 4 project managers in improving on-time delivery of data results by about 90% to meet client requirements.

•Currently train and assist 5 technicians with solving technical issues and allocate duties where needed.

•Developed proficiency test documents for 5 technicians’ post-training process.

•Assisted in updating standard operating procedures (SOP) for the quality assurance manager.

•Calibrates Inductive Coupled Plasma (ICP) machines to test for the level of inorganic materials in soil and water samples.

•Installed the mercury analyzer machine appropriately and enhanced performance by about 30%.

•Regularly conducts quality control test and routine maintenance on both machines when needed.

•Monitors and maintains the implementation of health and safety procedures in the metals department according to OSHA regulations.

•Attends all safety meetings and offers suggestions on improvements to the work environment.

Analyst 2015 – 2018

Test America Laboratory

•Analyzed and reviewed about 500 samples in a week for clients using companies’ analytical lab management services.

•Co-ordinated clearly with supervisor and 4 project managers to maintain on-time delivery of about 80%.

•Prepared over 100 samples daily for testing and quality control standards for analysis using EPA methods.

•Calibrated several instruments such as pH meters, micropipettes, and scales.

•Made reagents used for extracting inorganic materials from soil and water samples.

•Coordinated with 2 analyst and 4 project managers in developing accurate data reports worth about $30,000 daily.

•Maintained environmental health and safety hazards procedures according to OSHA and RCRA regulations.

Assistant consultant 2013 - 2014


•Spearheaded the sales of infrastructural assets to 12 preferred bidders.

•Worked with 2 government agencies in developing the sales agreement for 9 thermal power plant worth $5.8 billion to improve electricity in Nigeria.

•Worked with 4 engineers in developing the technical evaluation and due diligence reports for each of the thermal plant.

•Developed an environmental impact statement (EIS) for the power plants to implement sustainable operating procedures.

•Organized meetings between 12 stakeholders and 10 distribution company managers to ensure the performance of the power plants.

•Conducted meetings with 10 community leaders and lawyers to amend legal agreements for project work.

•Performed a feasibility study on a project proposal to evaluate the viability of the project.

•Facilitated bid meetings for company contracts and analyzed the competency of competitors.

• Maintained professional relationships with 12 stakeholders and company’s integrity.


University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. MSc in Environmental management. 2014 - 2016

University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria BSc in Geography and environmental science 2006 - 2012


•Employee of the month June 2018 (Test America Laboratory)


•Computer skills - Proficient in MS Excel (macros, pivot tables, data visualization), Proficient in MS Access (developing data base, tables, forms, reports).

•Communication skills -Detailed oriented, Good oral and writing skills, Good morals and professional ethics

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