Alberto Martínez Rivera

Alberto Martínez Rivera

Work History

Work History
Feb 2011 - Present

Intern

Río do Pozo Science and Technology Park Foundation

Member of a multidisciplinary team performing ongoing consulting services for different firms.

Our main accomplishment up to this point has been undertaking the task of drafting an accepted proposal for supervising, budgeting and documenting the construction and automation of a wastewater treatment plant for the company Navantia.

Jul 2010 - Dec 2010

Intern

Infinita Renovables S.A

Allocated to the Health, Safety and Environmental Department performing the following tasks:

  • Development of the plant's self-protection plan as well as the drawing up of safety reports and legal maintenance guides.
  • Records management.
  • Drafting of internal deficiency reports.
  • Quality control of fire protection systems.

Education

Education
Oct 2009 - Feb 2011

European Master in Renewable Energies

Unversity of Zaragoza
  • Sustainable energies.
  • Cost and feasibility studies of renewable energy installations.
  • Different types of renewable energies (wind power, hydro power, biomass, solar power, tidal power, geothermal energy).
  • Hydrogen technologies.
Dec 2008 - Dec 2010

Solar project designer and installer

Censolar

Design of small/medium solar energy (thermal and photovoltaic) installations.

Apr 2009 - Sep 2009

Master in Occupational Health and Safety

Training Institute of Madrid

Occupational skills covered:

  • Industrial hygiene.
  • Ergonomics.
  • Risk prevention.
Oct 1995 - Oct 2008

Industrial Engineer

University of A Coruña
  • Energy technologies.
  • Systems engineering.
  • Process control.
  • Electrical motors and machinery.
  • Mechanical technology.
  • Industrial organization.

Summary

Extensive academic background in renewable energies, high degree of self-motivation, organized working methodology and excellent analytic skills with fluency in English and willingness to travel or relocate.

Custom

OTHER COURSES AND SEMINARS

  • 2007- Course of CYPE V.2007.1 (100 hours) conducted by the specialized studies centre Samicro in A Coruña (validated by CYPE INGENIEROS).
  • 2005 - Conference about quality system management based on ISO 9000 standards (10 hours) conducted by the design engineering college of the University of La Coruña in conjunction with the professional association of technical industrial architects of A Coruña.
  • 1999 - Certificate of Advanced English equivalent to level C1 issued by the Official Language School in Ferrol (A Coruña).
  • 1994 - Trinity College London Certificate in Spoken English for speakers of other languages (grade twelve with distinction).

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Spanish:  excellent written and oral skills.
  • English:good written and oral skills due to having been raised and educated in London until the age of 13 at the private schools of Eaton and Sussex House.

COMPUTER SKILLS

  • Expert knowledge of Windows, Internet and Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).
  • Knowledge and utilization of the following software: WAsP 9.1; Windsim; PVSyst 5.04; CYPE v2007.1; I-DEAS 10; AutoCAD 2007; DesignBuilder, Engineering Equation Solver (EES); Matlab 5.2; PSPICE 8.0; Meteodyn; OpenWind; WindFarmer 4.0; HOMER

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Firm sense of responsibility, proactive and rapid adaptability to unexpected problems, new locations and multicultural environments.
  • Time-efficient, organized working methodology.
  • Ability to work well individually or as part of a team.
  • Driving licence class B.
  • Currently enrolled in a Business Administration Degree and a Commercial Management & Marketing Degree, both online and conducted by the Training Institute of Madrid.
  • Keen interest in keeping up to date with the latest news, technologies and products related with the renewable energies market (with a special interest in the wind and solar areas), energy efficiency, power grid systems and sustainable development.