A civil /environmental engineer with *+ years of experience. Capable of working independently with minimum supervision, and committed to providing high quality service to every water and wastewater project. Professional, capable, and motivated individual who is able to perform in challenging environments. Also possess a M.S. in environmental health engineering.
California State University, Fresno May 2018
M.S., Civil Engineering, GPA: 3.5
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran July 2011
M.S., Environmental Health Engineering
Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran Feb.2006
B.S. Environmental Health Engineering
PROFESSIONAL & ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
Engineer I, City of Fresno, Department of Public Works, Engineering Services Feb 2019-Present
Responsible for the review and approval of engineering plan drawings including street, street lighting, signing and striping, and trail improvement plans for residential, commercial and Capital Improvement projects.
Teaching Assistant, California State University, Fresno Aug.2016 - May 2018
Lead, supervised, and planned undergraduate laboratory experience
Facilitated learning of Environmental engineering course (CE142) through student-centered laboratory experiments
Responsible for grading assignments, class participation, and exams
Consistently received positive teacher evaluations from students.
Water/wastewater Engineer, Omrab Engineering Company, Tehran, Iran Jan. 2007 – Dec.2015
Engaged in designing more than 10 surface water and municipal wastewater treatment projects
Prepared design plans/specifications
Prepared bidding documents for more than 15 water/wastewater projects
Trained four new employees in a supervisory capacity to take over similar projects and aid company with the new projects
Endorsed the drawings and reports submitted by sub-contractors
Worked closely with the project control engineers and project managers
performed material takeoffs
Approved the purchase orders of piping and equipment
Engineering: Linear Programing, Numerical Analysis
Software: HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, EPANET, FlowMaster, Biowin (Wastewater Treatment Plant Simulator), AutoCAD, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Fresno State Research Project: Effect of chemical and operational processes on the production of Volatile Fatty Acids (VFAs) by mixed culture bacteria
Reviewed peer reviewed articles and books
Analyzed and compared results gathered in literature review to Fresno State experimental data
Tehran University Thesis: Evaluation of integrated Sequencing Batch Reactor (SBR) with anoxic selector and recycle
Designed the SBR reactor, equipment sizing
Operated the SBR reactor for one year
Performed wastewater sampling and testing based on the standard method guidelines
Analyzed the results and published the paper
Shahid Beheshti University Project: Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) removal from contaminated groundwater
Jafarzadeh Ghehi T, Mortezaeifar S, Gholami M, Kalantary R, Mahvi A.H., Performance Evaluation of Enhanced SBR in Simultaneous Removal of Nitrogen and Phosphorous, Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering, 2014.
“Performance Evaluation of an enhanced Sequencing Batch Reactor with pre-anoxic zone and internal recycle in Simultaneous Removal of Nitrogen and Phosphorous”, presented at 4th International Conference on Pollution and Treatment Technology, Beijing, China, 2014.
Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Member, California Water Environment Association (CWEA)
“BiowinTM “ Training Completion Certificate by EnviroSim
Certified “Post-Disaster Safety Assessment Program (SAP) Evaluator by CalOES