Dates with Confidential:†
08/10-04/11 (direct hire)
Dates with Confidential:†
07/08-08/10 (sub-contractor for CONFIDENTIAL)
Dates with Confidential:
Applicant has a BA degree in Geology from the University of Saint Thomas. Applicant has 2 years of experience in hazardous materials sampling, handling, and disposal and has managed and performed sampling events including soil, water, air, lead paint, and asbestos samples. She specializes in sample plan development, conducting Preliminary Site Assessments/Site Investigations, and Phase I and II Assessments. Applicant also has experience with geologic logging, well installation, and drilling supervision.
RELEVANT Skills and experience
Superfund Technical Assessment and Response Team (START), EPA Region VIII:†Works for CONFIDENTIAL Operating Services in Denver, CO on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Superfund Technical Assessment and Response Team (START) contract. Manages and collaborates with project teams to conduct Preliminary Site Assessments/Site Investigations, Phase I and II Assessments, Brownfields, and to prepare Field Sampling Plans for hazardous waste sites. Prepares various proposals, work plans, and reports to comply with EPA policies and regulations; provides HAZMAT emergency response assistance to the EPA; performs soil contamination screening and excavation guidance; provides oversight for well drilling and completes mud-loggings; manages and performs soil, surface water and groundwater, air, lead paint, asbestos, radiation, and wipe sampling events, specifically as part of residential assessments, Phase I and II Assessments, and mine reclamation; characterizes mine waste; analyzes samples using PID/FID and XRF; performs surveys using Total Station equipment; provides subcontractor oversight for Geo-Probe work and in-situ injections for leaking underground storage tanks; performs air monitoring during sampling events. Handles sample management, including database and sample shipments.
Confidential, Flandreau, SD:†Project Manager. Conducted a Brownfields Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessment. Included soil and water sampling, geo-physical, lead-based paint and asbestos surveys.
Confidential, Denver, CO: Training leader. Conducted radiation training for EPA On-scene Coordinators, and colleagues focusing on types of radiation, survey techniques, field equipment, and emergency response.
Confidential, Pueblo, CO:†Project Manager. Conducted a Brownfields Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessment. Included soil and water sampling, monitoring well installation, waste rock characterization, lead-based paint and asbestos surveys.
Confidential, Philipsburg, MT:†Project Manager. Conducted a preliminary assessment (PA) of the Philipsburg mining area. Included a survey of approximately 60 mine sites.
Confidential, Arvada, CO:†Staff Geologist. Wrote technical reports (treatment alternatives reports, work plans, sampling plans, and cost estimates). Obtained soil and groundwater samples and assisted in microbe injections. Completed mud-loggings for installation of water wells.
Confidential, Apple Valley, MN:†Water Resources Specialist. Provided oversight to well installations and abandonments. Performed well inspections, prepared well permits, and completed mud-loggings for new well installations. Conducted a well location project to find buried or abandoned wells.
Research Assistant for 3 years in the Geology department where she collected lake sediment samples and analyzed these samples for isotopes. Utilized XRF and SEM.