Curriculum Vita - Jesse Walker Engineering
Jesse E. Walker
Post Office Box 210456
Nashville, Tennessee 37221-0456
PROFESSIONAL LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:
1985 Registered Land Surveyor # 1486 TN
1988 Registered Professional Engineer # 20097 TN
1993 Registered Professional Engineer # 17747 KY
current Tennessee Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Level I & II
June 1984 B.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Areas of Study: Construction, Transportation and Surveying
Specific Topics: Construction Methods, Contract Law, Construction
Management, Highway Design, Airport Design, Hydrology, Wastewater
Systems, Foundations, Structures.
Tennessee Association of Professional Surveyors
Middle Chapter of Tennessee Association of Professional Surveyors
Tennessee Society of Professional Engineerss
National Society of Professional Engineers
Member Bellevue Chamber of Commerce
Sept. 1988 - Present Principal, Jesse Walker Engineering, Nashville, Tennessee.
Manage overall business activities of 18-year-old firm. Sole licensed employee. Decision-making capabilities reflect 35+ years experience in the industry. Consistently provide services that exceed State requirements. Gather field data via electronic techniques. Converted information direct link to PCs. Currently using Eagle Point Software for data input and AutoCAD Software for drawing output. Coordinate with the existing requirements and procedures unique to each project. Utilize benchmarks in place for elevation information. Pre design and construction stakeout on sewer and water lines and roadways; maintain communication to all involved parties. Provide timely products data and mapping. Available upon short notice for rush projects. Work together toward the ultimate goals of the project and team.
July 1986 - Sept 1988 Principal, Jesse Walker RLS, Nashville, Tennessee.
Manage overall business activities of surveying firm Sole licensed employee. Decision-making capabilities reflected 19 years experience in the industry. Consistently provide services that exceed State requirements. Gather field data via electronic techniques. Converted information direct link to PCs. Company established and operated part time while Jesse was working as EIT under Kevin Tucker and Associates, gaining Engineering Licensure.
July 1986 - Sept 1988 Project Engineer, Kevin Tucker and Associates, Nashville, Tennessee.
Directed and coordinated engineering aspects of projects including road, hydrologic and sewer design. Organized construction document sets. Certified percentage of completion requests. Assured compliance with design plans. Coordinated with architects, landscape architects and site planners toward final designs.
April 1985 - July 1986 Project Engineer, Joseph Ahler & Associates, Nashville, Tennessee.
Planned small subdivisions and commercial sites. Designed roads, parking, drainage systems and utilities. Laid out design sets and coordinated final construction documents and subdivision plats. Certify completion of project design and quality of finished product.
Oct. 1984 - May 1985 Project Engineer-Estimator, Whaley Construction, Seymour,Tennessee.
Estimated job costs. Advised owner and superintendents on engineering matters. Field staked jobs. Consulted with architects and engineers about plans and revisions.
Feb. 1981 - May 1984 Engineering Intern, Stones River Engineering, Smyrna, Tennessee.
Managed company during owner's absence. Operated IBM, HP85, HP41 and other computers. Estimated survey jobs. Directed survey crews.
July 1976 - Dec. 1977 Survey Crew Leader, Adams Craft Herz Walker, Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Led utility survey crew. Recorded field data. Assisted in organization of sets of construction drawings. Transferred data from notes to drawings.
Dec. 1973 - June 1976 Survey Crew Leader, Development Technology, Knoxville, Tennessee.
Directed survey field crew; 40% building construction, 40% roads and sewers, 20% boundary. Laid out sheets and finished working drawings. Handled survey work from initial client contact to finished product. Trained draftspersons and crew members. Interpreted plans.
Available upon request.
Jesse Walker Engineering is a product of Jesse's desire to serve individual landowners and small developers. Jesse Walker, 58 resides with his wife, Susan along with their adopted greyhound dogs in Nashville, TN. Susan worked with Jesse in the early years and has returned to the company after 15 years in the financial industry. Their home is a product of Jesse's design and was built under his supervision. Jesse enjoys golfing, watching films, travel along with professional and personal development in his spare time.