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Project Engineer / Field Engineer

Lauderdale Lakes, Florida, 33313, United States
March 16, 2011

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Olivia M McKay

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Lauderdale Lakes, Florida 33313 United States



To obtain a challenging and rewarding Entry- Level Engineer position with a positive attitude supporting the delivery of sustainable solutions.


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering December 2010

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


Analyst May 2010 - Present

Carbon Solutions, Gainesville, FL

Performed Phase II Environmental Site Assessment defining the extent of environmental impacts on the municipal level.

Collaborated with regulatory agencies to develop greenhouse gas inventory for municipal wastewater treatment plants.

Assisted engineers with pipe flow and pump calculations sourcing the daily peak energy consumption.

Laboratory Assistant July 2009 - January 2010

Department of Civil Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Initiated geotechnical laboratory experiment in support of Department of Energy's Subsurface Research.

Analyzed groundwater well samples characterizing toxic contaminants present.

Determined soil engineering properties from field tests.

Complied field and experimental data into laboratory's databases providing Researchers access to accurate analysis.

Assisted Researchers with the preparation of Portland cement mix design for groundwater observation well casing.

Assembled and troubleshoot University of Florida technology leading to consistent experimental results.

Computer Skills


MS Office Suite and Project


Habitat for Humanity, Home Building Volunteer, Fall 2009 - Fall 2010

Young Achievers Foundation, Science Education Team Coach, Summer 2009

Engineering Without Borders, Local Projects Volunteer, Spring 2009 - Fall 2009

Society of Women Engineers, Banquet Coordinator, Spring 2009

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