Work History

Work History
Feb 2014 - Present

Lead Civil / Structural Engineer

Jacobs Engineering Group

Responsible for supervising the structural engineering and drafting personnel assigned to large projects and/or several project teams. Responsible for total delivery of the structural deliverables and services on time, within performance budget and meeting quality expectations. Responsible for monitoring engineering and drafting efforts to assure compliance with standards. Assist other lead engineers working as a team with decisions regarding budgets, schedule, effort hour forecasts and project planning.

Oct 2004 - Feb 2014

C/S Engineer & Project Engineer

Levingston Group, LLC
(2005 – 2014)

Project Engineer / Civil-Structural Engineer – Sulphur, LA

Responsible for the civil and structural engineering portions of several multi-discipline projects.  Some responsibilities include project management, cost analysis, and the application of engineering design and managerial skills.  Also responsible for correspondence with clients, owner representatives, and plant operators in order to complete projects in a timely and cost effective manner.

(2004 – 2005)

Project Engineer (Grace-Davison) – Sulphur, LA

Responsible for the engineering and management of capital and maintenance projects within the plant facility.  Some responsibilities were capital approval documents, requisitions, work orders, and application of technical knowledge and management skills.  Also included in job scope was correspondence with supervisors, maintenance planners, and plant operators in order to complete projects in a timely and cost effective manner.

1998 - 2004

Civil Engineer / Project Manager

R.E. Heidt Construction Co., Inc.

Civil Engineer / Project Manager – Westlake, LA

Responsible for the administration and management of all projects acquired by the company.Project management included bid estimates, CPM scheduling, cost control, close relationships with crew supervisors, administrative correspondence, and contract invoices.As the assistant to the Vice-President of Operations, was responsible for leading approximately 50 employees in the daily operations of the company.Opportunity to create lasting relationships with several local contractors and engineers.

1995 - 1998

Junior Civil Engineer

Meyer & Associates, Inc.

Junior Civil Engineer – Sulphur, LA

Participated and ultimately led in the design of various projects, met deadlines for project advertisements, consulted with clients, and general correspondence.Worked with a team of others to design and plan projects such as gas distribution systems, street rehabilitations, parking areas, airport hangars, storm drainage systems, etc.Became very knowledgeable in construction and project cost estimates.Progressed from a draftsman/designer to a junior engineer while receiving my education at McNeese State University.

1992 - 1995

Project Inspector

Delta Testing & Inspection, Inc.

Project Inspector – Lake Charles, LA

Served as the project owner’s quality control/quality assurance inspector on several construction projects in the area.Inspection included concrete testing, steel testing, weld testing, soil testing, and other various procedures required by the engineer.Appointed Quality Control Manager of local soil laboratory.


Aug 1992 - Dec 1998

Bachelors of Science

McNeese State University