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Civil Engineering

Location:
DeSoto, Texas, 75115, United States
Posted:
April 20, 2017
Email:
aczwm3@r.postjobfree.com

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Sergio F. Swain, EIT

Mailing address: *** Montrose Trail, Desoto, TX 75115

Mobile: 214-***-****

Email address: aczwm3@r.postjobfree.com

PERSONAL SUMMARY:

An enthusiastic and highly motivated individual with more than 10 years in civil engineering industry who has a clear understanding of the role and responsibilities associated with being a civil engineer in training. Having the ability to provide support for multiple concurrent priorities, Sergio establishes, maintains and develops effective working relationships with clients and colleagues. He possesses a broad range of technical, personal effectiveness and leadership skills and uses rigorous logic and methods to come up with effective solutions to difficult problems. He is comfortable with and able to effectively cope with change, he has a long track record of making best use of any available resources and techniques. He is currently looking for a suitable position with a ambitious company where he will be working with industry experts, people who have the skills and experience to make a real difference to his future.

EXPERIENCE:

Materials Handler, Kohl’s, Desoto, TX, 11/2015-Present

Duties:

Load all outbound packages.

Manifest ship alone customer packages.

Assist Supervisor with duties to support the shipping and warehouse associates .

Update daily logs for trailers.

Transition the bagged packages from induction to proper outbound trailers.

Provide support to UPS and Fed-Ex drivers.

Maintain an effective working relationship with others by responding promptly to inquiries and requests.

Expansion Manager, Worldventures, LLC, Desoto, TX, 6/2014-Present

Duties:

Provide knowledge in team building.

Consult with Business owners on building wealth worldwide.

Provide new business training for new business owners.

Conduct weekly meetings.

Adept in problem solving.

Engineering Consultant, Self Employed, Desoto, TX, 5/2014-5/2016.

Duties:

Provide engineering consultation for small engineering company in DFW area.

Design site plans and grading plans for boring locations.

Attend periodic Site visits for locating existing utilities.

Project Management.

Perform engineering calculations for cost estimating on projects and construction documents.

Design Engineer, EJES, Incorporated, Dallas, TX, 3/2013-4/2014.

Duties:

Analyze, design, and prepare site plans, grading plans, slab designs, yard piping plans, P&P for storm and wastewater lines, and structural and piping details for various projects as part of a design team and individually.

Provide OPS/fiber technical design support to other engineers and clients on various projects.

Analyze and design storm sewer systems and storm sewer elements as part of a design team.

Prepare site assessments including plats and permitting processes.

Grade areas for commercial and residential land development projects.

Use automated roadway/structural/hydraulic design programs and computer-assisted design/engineering systems for design work.

Perform design computations and plan preparations to include preparing plan sheets for construction projects.

Perform engineering calculations for cost estimates for projects and construction documents.

Perform engineering-related calculations and drafting/design work.

Perform engineering calculations for plan quantities.

Perform design computations for drainage areas, storm and sanitary sewer profiles using spreadsheets.

Use different city ordinances and zoning codes to effectively design proposed sites.

Review engineering work for calculation errors and compliance with applicable federal and state laws, local laws, industry standards and guidelines.

Attend client meetings for projects assigned.

Maintains an effective working relationship with others by responding promptly to inquiries and requests.

Graduate Engineer-Associate, Walter P. Moore and Associates, Dallas, TX, 2/2007 – 2/2013.

Duties:

Analyze, design and prepare roadway sections, soundwalls, bridge sections, site plans, grading plans, utility design, culvert designs, retaining structures, SWPPP plans and documents, signal designs, interchange designs, and traffic control plans for various projects as part of a design team and individually.

Analyze and design storm sewer systems and storm sewer elements as part of a transportation design team.

Assist our other offices with technical support on Civil (Municipal), Residential and commercial land development, OPS/fiber design and Traffic projects.

Prepare details of bridges and approach roadways.

Prepare site assessments including plats and permitting processes.

Perform engineering calculations for cost estimates for projects and construction documents.

Provide technical design support to transportation engineers, traffic engineers, and clients on various roadway topics.

Analyze and design ramp alignments on Texas State Highways.

Review of plan set and provided technical support to engineering officials in Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates-UAE on roadway project.

Analyze and assist with traffic impact studies, capacity analysis, intersection plans and documents, access management, and safety studies.

Manage projects

Scheduled timelines for subcontractors concerning project submittals.

Attend client meetings

Attend weekly meetings with subcontractors on various projects.

Design Engineer, Vilbig and Associates, Dallas, TX, 8/2006-1/2007.

Duties:

Analyze, design, and prepare site plans, grading plans and utility plans for various commercial and residential projects as part of a design team and individually.

Provide technical design support to other engineers and clients on various projects.

Analyze and design storm sewer systems and storm sewer elements.

Prepare site assessments including plats and permitting processes.

Use automated roadway/structural/hydraulic design programs and computer-assisted design/engineering systems for design work.

Perform design computations and plan preparations to include preparing plan sheets for construction projects.

Perform engineering-related calculations and drafting/design work. Perform engineering calculations for cost estimates for projects and construction documents.

Perform engineering calculations for plan quantities.

Perform design computations for drainage areas, storm and sanitary sewer profiles using spreadsheets.

Use different city ordinances and zoning codes to effectively design proposed sites.

Review engineering work for calculation errors and compliance with applicable federal and state laws, local laws, industry standards and guidelines.

Maintains an effective working relationship with others by responding promptly to inquiries and requests.

Engineering Assistant III, Texas Department of Transportation, Dallas District, Central Dallas Area Office, Mesquite, TX, 1/2006-8/2006.

Duties:

Analyze and design roadway projects. Assignments include standard production for roadway design through projects accomplished either as part of a team or working independently.

Projects include horizontal alignments, horizontal re-alignments, vertical curves, and signing and striping.

Use automated roadway/structural/hydraulic design programs and computer-assisted design/engineering systems for design work.

Perform design computations and plan preparations to include preparing plan sheets for construction projects.

Perform engineering-related calculations and drafting/design work.

Perform engineering calculations for plan quantities as a part of PS&E preparation activities.

Prepare and check plans, specification and estimates (PS&E) and design.

Review engineering work for calculation errors and compliance with applicable federal and state laws, industry standards and guidelines.

Participate in Career Development for the Engineering Assistant program, which includes training and continuing education.

Maintains an effective working relationship with others by responding promptly to inquiries and requests.

Operations Specialist I-Engineer, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Materials and Test Division, Nashville, TN, 1/2005-12/2005.

Duties:

Supervision of Material Laboratory Operations and employees.

Prepare specifications for new equipment in AAP Laboratories.

Ensured and verified that all AASHTO Accreditation Program Laboratories in the State were in conformance.

Perform and validated calculations for laboratory testing on all materials used on the Department’s projects.

Ensure the materials used by the Department met the appropriate American Society for Testing Materials, American Association of State and Transportation Officials, or Department specifications.

Graduate Training Associate, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Nashville, TN, 1/2004-1/2005.

Duties:

Completed a year long job rotation and engineering training. Given the opportunity to work in all divisions at the Tennessee Department of Transportation.

Produce monthly reports to evaluate each division on training procedures.

Assist designer with project developments using MicroStation and GEOPAK software.

Assist with checking right of ways and construction plans.

Perform analysis and design of beams by using CONSPAN software.

Design the preliminaries for a box culvert using HEC-RAS Software.

Assist with locating survey monuments by using EDM operations.

Inspect several state routes due for realignment using the TRIMS software.

Assist with traffic assessment for State Route which received accolades from Commissioner.

Completed Traffic studies along state highway and local city intersections.

Materials Assistant II, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Materials and Test Division, Nashville, TN, 1/2002-12/2003.

Duties:

Perform test and calculations specified by ASTM/AASHTO for laboratory testing on all materials used on the Department’s projects.

Calibrated equipment used for the testing of materials used on the Department’s projects.

Operated equipment used to perform compressive strength tests.

Record the amount of highway materials entering the testing laboratories.

Formulate lab reports for specification purposes.

KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

ENGINEERING ATTRIBUTES:

Proficient in Bentley MicroStation V8i, GEOPAK, SS4, SUDU, ProjectWise, OpenRoads, VISSIM, ACAD Civil 3D, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS and Autodesk Storm and Sanitary Analysis.

Experienced in roadway design, soundwall design, municipal design, land development, bridge design, and OPS/fiber and materials, boundary mapping, single family home design, materials testing, transportation planning, and culvert design.

Experienced in use of AASHTO GHDS design criteria, MUTCD design criteria, Texas Department of Transportation Roadway Design Manual, AASHTO Roadway Design Guide, Highway Capacity Manual, ITE Trip Generation Manual, Tennessee Standard Specifications, and Texas Standard Specifications, Texas Department of Transportation Bridge Detailer's Manual, Roadway Design Manual, and current Statewide and Dallas District detailing practices

Proficient in using office software including ArcGIS, Winstorm, BGS/RDS, PSTRS14, CULV5, Wincore, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.

Extensive knowledge of AASHTO and ASTM Standards for laboratory testing of materials.

Ability to write specifications for the purchasing of material testing equipment for State laboratories.

Competent in researching manufactured parts, products, and structures for design and cost estimating purposes.

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES:

Good communication, planning and organizational skills.

Highly developed numeracy and computer literacy skills.

Self motivator and the ability to motivate others.

Keeping up to date with industry best practices.

Able to work on own initiative as well as being a team player.

PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE:

Engineer in Training, Texas, License No. 37180

(Sitting for PE License Exam April 2017)

(Sitting for PTOE Exam June 2017)

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Tennessee State University, 2003

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:

Member of American Society of Civil Engineers

Member of Institute of Transportation Engineers

REFERENCES: Available upon request



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