Matthew L Becker Resume
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To begin my career as a Geotechnical Engineer in a Civil Engineering Firm
-Proposed site soil boring layouts and coordinated drilling efforts.
-Performed boring inspections, requested samples and ordered lab tests.
-Interpreted boring logs to create soil profiles, and to perform preliminary pile designs, calculate soil bearing capacity, provide lateral earth pressure distributions and check wall and slope stability.
-Analyzed and designed pavement sections.
-Specified work requirements.
-Developed reports for use in project documents.
-Performed lab work including Soil Visual Manual Classification, Soil and CR-6 proctors, Sieve Analysis, and Soil Hydrometers, to ASTM standards.
-Sampled and tested Concrete, Mortar and Grout, to ASTM standards.
-Used Nuclear Gauge to verify field soil and hot-mix density.
-Performed footing inspections, residential and commercial.
-Surveyed roads and fields with TDS Recon System.
-Utilized Microstation to create a CAD file of Kent County, DE roads.
-Assisted Engineers with road inspections.
Advanced Soil Mechanics LaboratoryGround Improvement MethodsSlope and Embankment DesignSoil BehaviorIntroduction to the Finite Element MethodEarth Structures EngineeringPavement DesignShallow FoundationsEarth Retaining Structures
Geotech Specific Coursework:
Deep FoundationsSoil MechanicsIntroduction to Geotechnical Engineering DesignSoil Mechanics Laboratory