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Coop Position Wanted

Posted: 06/07/2020

I am a senior, studying Civil Engineering at Northeastern University. I am hoping to obtain a construction coop position from July-December and then graduate in the Spring of 2021.

EDUCATION

Northeastern University, Boston MA
Candidate for Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering May 2021 (Expected)
GPA: 3.55

Courses within Major: Construction Management, Steel Structure Design, Structural Analysis, Structural Systems Modeling, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics, Environmental Engineering, Probability and Engineering Economy for Civil Engineering, Soil Mechanics, Statics & Strength of Material, Civil Engineering Materials (currently taking Concrete Structure Design)

Sharon High School, Sharon, MA Graduated with Honors
Honors and Activities

  • Founding member of FTC Team Unlimited: three-time World Championship qualifying Robotics team
  • US physics Olympiad Semi-finalist: top 300 high school physics students in the US in 2012
  • Organizer for YouthLEAD; planned TIDE (Teenage Interfaith Diversity Education) conference in 2012
  • and 2013
WORK EXPERIENCE

Sustainable Leads Somerville, MA
Canvasser June 2019 – February 2020
  • Directing homeowners to relevant State subsidies and programs for energy conservation
  • Counsel Homeowners on feasibility of solar installation based on roof conditions
Greenpeace Boston, MA
  • Canvasser and Field Manager January 2017 – June 2018
  • Consistently raised hundreds of dollars in ongoing donations from new and lapsed Greenpeace members
  • Trained other canvassers to do the same and helped them with the onerous quota
MASSPIRG Boston, MA
  • Canvasser and Field Manager October 2016 – December 2017
  • As a canvasser, persuaded apathetic and often hostile strangers to act based on the strength of arguments and clear moral conviction regarding a number of issue based campaigns
  • Trained dozens of canvassers to do the same, and oversaw small groups of them in the field
  • Troubleshooting for my team and making sure everyone made quota by recommending specific pitches in specific neighborhoods and shepherding new canvassers
Harvard Medical School/BIDMC Boston, MA
Intern June 2013 – August 2013
  • Analyzed EEG and EMG signals into REM, NREM, and Wake cycles
  • Helped with all lab tasks; pipette to assemble samples, soldered implanting devices, did coding in C++

SKILLS
  • Computer Applications: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, PTC, Matlab, C++, R
REFERENCES

Ali Touran
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
(617) 373-5508
atouran@coe.neu.edu
Former Professor, took Construction Management with him

Haris Koutsopoulos
Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate Studies, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
(617) 373-6263 (office), (781) 492-2643 (cell)
h.koutsopoulos@northeastern.edu
Former Professor, took Probability and Engineering Economy with him

Omar Ali
Graduate Student and Researcher
Harvard School of Public Health
677 Huntington Ave
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
(617) 820-1401
Omarali7581@gmail.com
Former Supervisor at MassPirg