Peter Cowher

Work History

Work History
Jul 2012 - Nov 2014

T.C.I. III HighWay Inspector

Urban Engineers

SR 202 / 320   R/R    Chester County   Dist 6  Penn Dot                                               I was responsible for the roadway demolishion and removal . the grading of the subgrade profiling and compaction . The placement of the subbase and grading the placement of inlets and pipe the subdrain the placement LTU baskets for joint layout . The placement of rebar for moment slabs the placement of permeable base course ,geo for roadway .The removal of class 1and 4 excavations the set up and removal of traffic patterns the placement of temp. barrier the placement of the permanent barrier guiderail placement rumble strips the raised snow plowable markers .The placement of impact attenuatorconcrete repairs to barrier and drilling of caisons for sign structures the measurement and payment for signs and hardware. Roadway profiling  concrete placement and testing making of cylenders and and documenting concrete breaks  Swale placement sound wall placement gabion walls  and clearing and grubbing . Recording daily procedure on PSA ( project site activity ) reports for submission of daily quantities for payment. This project is still on going and so are  my responsabilities .

Jan 2009 - Jul 2011

T.C.I. II Highway/ Bridge Inspector

Urban Engineers

I -476  Rehab     Chester County    Dist. 6 Penn -Dot                                                      My repsonsabilities on this project was the observation and documentation of thr removal of bridge decks and the repair of bridge pedastals and the remove and replace of backwalls and the backfilling of the back walls . B ridge decks were Hydroblasted so machine had to be calibrated for deck removal and verified . the removal and replacement of bridge dams . approache slabs the placement of the rebar in the backwalls and the parrapit walls and dam placement of rebar. approach slab grading and rebar placement the set up of bidwell machine the documentation of leg placements . bridge deck preperation for latex the cylenedre test and making of test cylenders  bridge deck sounding . replacement of bridge scuppers and bridge inlettops  The repair of bridge piers and pedestal and the replacedment of bearing seats.The repais and replacement of exposed or rusted metal of bridge beams .Documentation of men and equipment and writing a daily P.S.A ( project site activity ) report everyday for field quantities and to provide documention of work done according to plan and specifications and the contract . 

Education

Education
Jan 2004 - Jan 2005

Certificate

Clearfield County Career and Technology Center

Upon completion of the course I was awarded a Course Certificate of completion and also  was  awarded the NICET certification upon passing their  test .

Sep 1972 - May 1978

Bald Eagle High School

General fields of study.

Skills

Skills

Road

Highways

Construction Management

Construction

Civil Engineering

AutoCAD

Asphalt

Certifications

Certifications
Nov 2012 - Nov 2017

A.C.I # 01070520

AMERICAN CONCRETE INSTATUTE
ACI CONCRETE FIELD TESTING TECHNICIAN
Oct 2004 - Present

O S H A 10 HR #000501019

O S H A DEPT. OF LABOR
OSHA 10 OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING COURSE
Feb 2010 - Feb 2015

NECEPT CONCRETE ID 5960

PENN DOT
PENN DOT CONCRETE FIELD TESTING TECHNICIAN
Apr 2005 - Sep 1917

NICET ID# 57194

NICET
NATIONAL INSTATUTE OF CERTIFIED ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES . / HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION
Jun 1914 - Jun 1917

NECEPT ID 5960

PENN DOT
BITUMINOUS FIELD TECHNICIAN