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Chao Sun

Lab Assistant

Gainesville, United States
Industry Category: Engineers
To obtain a full-time position in a construction company as a project engineer that utilizes my technical-managerial skills, leadership skills and teamwork abilities, while increasing my understanding of the construction industry.

Chao Sun'S Overview



Master of Science in Civil Engineering            May 2012

University of Florida                                      Gainesville, FL

Focus: Construction Engineering & Management

GPA: 3.77/4.00

Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering July 2010

Qingdao Technological University                    Qingdao, SD

Focus: Project Costs                

GPA: 3.90/4.00


Lab Assistant, M. E. Rinker, Sr. School of Building Construction July 2011 to Present

Gainesville, FL

Assisted in teaching Building Information Modeling (BIM) class using a 3D mouse

Cooperated with 3 other assistants to write the P6 teaching manual for construction planning and control class

Lab Assistant, Florida Department of Transportation February 2011 to August 2011

Gainesville, FL

Mixed concrete by following Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) procedure

Utilized ASTM standard to conduct concrete testing

Building Construction Intern, Qingdao Construction Group Corporation                            July 2008 to September 2008

Qingdao, SD

Supported project manager and superintendent in scheduling and updating drawings for a multi-story residential building project

Worked on submittals for the project by communicating with subcontractor and the architect

Construction Management Intern, Qingdao Construction Group Corporation            August 2007 to September 2007

Qingdao, SD

Studied architectural, structural and construction drawings and did take-offs for a $30 million commercial building project

Engaged in preparing quantity estimates, budget estimates, rate analysis charts and cash flow statements


Design-Build Project for the Architecture Building of University of Florida          September 2011 to Present

Headed a 6-member team preparing for RFQ/RFP

Served as the lead engineer for safety and quality plan

SR 25 Bridge Replacement Planning Project

November 2010 to December 2010

Prepared Work Breakdown Structure based on plans and specifications

Calculated the duration of the activities and finally fitted the schedule using Microsoft Project

DEL MONTE Food Project                     November 2010

Estimated the cost of concrete panels, reinforcement and the roofing components

Scheduled the entire project within constraints of snow and the crane having to be moved for panel placement

Presented the cost and schedule information to the contractor


Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)

 October 2011 to Present

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

September 2011 to Present


Industry Software Tools: Revit Architecture, Structure, MEP, Navisworks, SketchUp, Primavera Planner P6, MS Project

Planner, AutoCAD, MS Office, On Screen Take-off,          RS Means Estimating Software

Programming Languages: C, Java, MATLAB, Visual FoxPro

Related keyword: estimating, scheduling, project engineer, cost engineer

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