BRENDAN D. MILLER, P.E.
6300 E HAMPDEN AVE APT 3311DENVER, CO 80222
CELLULAR: (480) 227-8936
Immediately available for career opportunities in the Denver, CO area that leverage existing management and engineering skills on challenging projects in the civil engineering field while continuing to add new knowledge and skills particularly within the green/clean technology industry and in areas of power and transportation.
1998 2002 University of ArizonaTucson, AZ
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (ABET accredited)
Actively licensed professional engineer (civil) in Arizona, Colorado and Texas.
Relevant Work Experience
20032010 United Engineering Group Chandler, AZ
-Generated new contracts and brought in new clients through effective networking.
-Oversaw due-diligence researchers, planners, GIS specialists, CAD designers and junior engineers within the company to provide comprehensive entitlement and design services.
-Provided mentoring to junior engineers including design and management skills.
-Managed contracts, time and resources to meet project goals.
-Coordinated utility contracts and agreements with private and municipal utilities including the creation of special tax and bonding districts.
-Scheduled onsite and offsite third party improvements including utility extensions and relocations.
-Coordinated scheduling and field revisions with contractors.
-Provided clients with professional recommendations based on engineering design concerns for use in purchase, timing and lifecycle value decisions.
-Managed and/or engineered as the engineer of record cradle to grave operations ranging from grading and access design to tenant improvements (TIs) and demolition operations.
-Utilized varied knowledge base to generate and present innovative solutions to site specific conditions while considering the big picture implications.
-Managed jobs for clients in multiple states ranging from due diligence to final site design plans for residential and commercial development and public works projects.
-Coordinated entitlement and site design issues with state agencies, municipal staff, utilities, neighboring property owners and other interested parties.
-Coordinated Jurisdictional Delineations (JDs) with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).
-Coordinated local utility, regional electrical and gas transmission line, roadway and railroad easements including the preparation of legal documents and applications for easement and right-of-way dedication.
-Coordinated with sub-consultants and other client hired consultants including, but not limited to, legal advisors, planners, architects, geotechnical, structural, electrical and environmental engineers and contractors.
-Maintained timelines and produced engineering and construction cost estimates for multiple clients while balancing workloads.
-Produced and reviewed design plans and reports for water, sewer, natural gas, grading and paving design.
-Calculated and designed storm water inlets, outlets, retention and detention basins and wet and dry crossings based on hydrologic calculations.
-Generated storm water pollution prevention plans and accompanying documents.
-Engineered and designed plats, grading and drainage, storm drain, water, sewer, roadway and striping plans and reports for commercial and residential development projects under the supervision of a licensed professional engineer.
-Utilized AutoCAD to layout and design utility services, building pads, lot splits and other civil elements.
-Utilized WaterCAD, SewerCAD and other civil engineering software to generate design parameters to be used in the creation of design plans and reports.
20012002 MMLA Inc. Tucson, AZ
-Assisted with tasks on public and private engineering projects through research, site reconnaissance and design by performing drainage (including HEC and storm drain design), water and sewer calculations, design, written documentation, drafting and plan submittals.
2000 LaMarca Engineering Phoenix, AZ
-Performed surveys and staking on two to three person crews under supervision of a registered land surveyor utilizing total station and GPS equipment and assisted with data transfer tasks.
Technical, Personal and Managerial Skills
Computer literacy with experience in Microsoft Office and Project, OpenOffice, AutoCAD Civil 3D, WaterCAD, SewerCAD, Hydraflow, RSMeans Costworks, HEC software and other select civil engineering software.
Graduate of Leadership in Engineering Administration Program (2006) administered by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Arizona (ACEC-AZ).
Highly self motivated and capable of learning new skill sets, software and procedures. Often attend continuing education courses to add and improve skills as well as to obtain necessary credits and certifications.
Participated in design and construction of solar powered vehicles for SunRayce 1999 and American Solar Challenge 2001. Have owned and fabricated an electric vehicle conversion and contracted installation of photovoltaic system. Familiar with high and low voltage systems, systems integration and logistics related to the design, construction and operation of EVs and grid tied solar applications.
Have background knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems and construction management beyond work related experiences.
Have provided peer review services on utility, grading and drainage projects including parking facilities and power facilities.
Able to work with diverse teams to accomplish coordinated goals utilizing appropriate planning, time management techniques and conflict resolution measures.