Kjell Hansen

Kjell Hansen

My Alma Mater

Interest

Skiing, rock climbing, backcountry packing and camping, cooking.

Objective

I am currently seeking employment within the geology/geo-technical profession.  I graduated from Western Washington University this past December and currently reside in Bellingham, WA but am able to relocate and/or travel.  

Skills

Skills

ESRI ArcGIS

Ver 10.1 or later

Microsoft Office

Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Petrologic Analysis Systems

X-Ray Diffraction, Scanning Electron Microscopy (EDS), Petrographic Microscopy

MatLab

Version 10

Work History

Work History
Jun 2012 - Sep 2012

Junior Groundwater Scientist Intern

INTERN: Best Environmental Subsurface Sampling Technologies, Inc
  • hydrologic data collection for production-well diagnostics
  • emplacement of dye-tracer discharge monitoring system and Hydro-boost water sampling system
  • troubleshooting and emplacement of ZIST monitoring-well system
2010 - 2011

Outdoor Activities Columnist

JOURNALISM: Bellingham Alive
Jun 2006 - Mar 2009

Lead Carpenter/Sander

CONSTRUCTION: Ken's Custom Services
May 2006 - Jun 2006

Framer/Carpenter

CONSTRUCTION: Obelisk Construction
Oct 2003 - May 2006

Framer/Carpenter

CONSTRUCTION: Apex Construction

Education

Education
Jun 2011 - Dec 2013

Bachelor of Science (BS)

Western Washington University

Related Coursework:                   

  • Structural Geology
  • Petrology
  • Sedimentation/Stratigraphy
  • Applied Geophysics
  • Surface Water Hydrology
  • ArcGIS for Geologists
  • Field Mapping Techniques
  • Tectonic Geomorphology
  • Fluvial Geomorphology

Leadership:

Elected by fellow members as AEG (Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists) Student Chapter President in Senior Year and Vice President in Junior Year.

As President I gained Western Washington University's recognition as an accredited student chapter of AEG.

Jun 2009 - Jun 2011

Associate of Arts/Sciences (AAS)

Whatcom Community College

Certifications

Certifications
1997 - Present

Outward Bound Instructor Developement Practicum

Outward Bound, Asheville, NC
2002 - 2006

Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician

SOLO
2000 - 2001

Ski Patrol

Heavenly Ski Resort. Lake Tahoe, CA
1997 - 2001

Ski Instructor

Cranmore Mountain Resort, North Conway, NH
1992 - 1996

Lifeguard

BSA, Westborough, MA