European

curriculum vitae

format

 

 

 

Personal information

 

Surame / First name

 

BLAHINS Janis

Address(es)

 

Jelgavas street 92-18, Riga, LV-1004, Latvia, EU

Telephone(s)

 

+371 20042318

Fax

 

 

E-mail

 

janis_59@inbox.lv

Nationality

 

Latvian

Date of birth

 

160559

Gender

 

Male

Family status

 

Married

 

Work experience

           

Dates (from – to)

 

Since 2012

 Occupation or position held

 

Invited project engineer at LU-ASI

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Research job in EU funded projects

·         Co-wrote number of EU project proposals

·         Leading ASI clean-room design and managing building works

·         Elaborating few vacuum sputtering machines

·         Designing high power RF systems for ICP sources and SMPT

·         Elaborating inductive coupled plasma ion beam sources

·         Designing negative ion research apparatus GRIBA(M), pulsed beam mode in GUNILLA and multiple tasks about PEARLS

·         Designing ion implantation apparatus BASiii

·         Supervising undergraduate contract student promotion jobs

Name and address of employer

 

University of Latvia, Institute of Atomic Physics and Spectroscopy, 4, Skunu, LV-1050, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Public, Science

 

Dates (from – to)

 

From 2010 to 2012

 Occupation or position held

 

Engineer for welding

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Welding and constructing road repair tools and road signs ordered by State

Name and address of employer

 

private firm “Road Works and Help” at Haifa city, Israel

Type of business or sector

 

Private-Public partnership, technological kind

 

 

 Dates (from – to)

 

From 2007 to 2010

 Occupation or position held

 

Lecturer for ASI master students

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Elaborated and readed 2 courses (EU environmental legislation, Computer modeling of processes and of impacts).

·         Have built study courses for vacuum technologies and analog electronics.

Name and address of employer

 

University of Latvia, Institute of Atomic Physics and Spectroscopy, 4, Skunu, LV-1050, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Public, Scientific

 

Dates (from – to)

 

Part time job at ASI during 2005 – 2010 

 Occupation or position held

 

Engineer and other positions at different funded Projects

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Research jobs in few ESF funded projects

·         Co-wrote number of EU project proposals

·         Designed and made series of different radiofrequency powering systems for vacuum ultraviolet reference spectra sources

·         Elaborated inductive coupled plasma coating device

·         Technically made and filled with content part of ASI website

·         Kept book-keeping data-log database and reporting of EU Project

Name and address of employer

 

University of Latvia, Atomic Physics and Spectroscopy Institute

 (www.ASI.lv), Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Public, Scientific

 

Occupation or position held

 

Multiple case part time jobs 1998-2011 - Environmental project expert

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         environmental A and B category permit documentation author (description, calculations, computer-modeling of air and noise emissions) at many environmental consultation firms e.g. Geoconsultant, Eurconsultant

Name and address of employer

 

State Environmental Impact Assessment Bureau, Rūpniecības str 6, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Public and/or Private-Public partnership, Applied Science

 

Occupation or position held

 

Multiple part time jobs 2000-2006 - English Latvian translator 

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Translating written biol., med., chem., comput. etc “heavy” language layers and (weaker) synchronous translations

Name and address of employer

 

Baltic Media Group and many other, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Private, Applied Science

 

Dates (from – to)

 

Secondment job at 2009 (two cases for a week long)

 Occupation or position held

 

Technical expert at Spain, commanded from LU-ASI

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Solving problems in world-level novel atmospheric iodine detecting instrument ROFLEX

Name and address of employer

 

Spanish Research Administration, Toledo city, Atmospheric Problem Research Laboratory

Type of business or sector

 

Public, Scientific

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1996 – 2005

 Occupation or position held

 

Senior Inspector for Air pollution, later added Hazardous chemicals and Waste, more later added noise and agriculture pollution

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Subordinated regional inspector educating and supervising

·         Risk group enterprise and large enterprise checkups, accident control, environmental advising, database analyze and offenders calculating, caching, penalizing

·         new legal acts improvement, enforcement of EU environmental legal system in Latvia

Name and address of employer

 

Environmental State Inspectorate.  Since 2005 renamed to State Environmental Survey. Rupniecibas str 6, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Environmental Ministry Administration, Governmental Public sector, r, Managing/Supervising/Enforcing kind

 

Dates (from – to)

 

2005 – 2010

Occupation or position

 

43 hr/weak teacher of physics (15 classes), science (1 class) and astronomy (2 classes)

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Teaching in auditorium and assessing knowledge.

·         Elaborating experiments for demonstrations and laboratory works.

·         Operated Moodle driven education and assessment website.

·         Supervised one class

Name and address of employer

 

Riga secondary school Ή25, Kengarags, Rencenu str 6, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Riga City - Public sector, Public education

 

 

Dates (from – to)

 

Part time evening job 1994 – 1996

 Occupation or position held

 

Inspection and refilling specialist & electric engineer

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         for to refurbish refrigerators and washing machines

Name and address of employer

 

Verners ltd, Tallinas str, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Private, Technical services

 

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1990 – 1994

 Occupation or position held

 

Managing director 

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         Specialization in building works and renovation of electrical machinery, fishing product bulk stocks and marketing networks, foreign trading with Sweden

Name and address of employer

 

Teamwork ltd, Skudru str 39, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Private, Commercial and technological services

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1986 – 1992

 Occupation or position held

 

Leading engineer

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

  • design and build-up chemical metering sensors, samplers, analyzers
  • repairmen jobs on electronic, chemical, electrical and mechanical apparatus, chromatographs, microgram weightier
  • responsibility about metrology
  • later supervised fieldwork teams taking the plume samples

Name and address of employer

 

Ministry of Light Industry Specialized Administration “SRMU” First Atmosphere Protection Ecological Laboratory, after 1992 privatized

Type of business or sector

 

Public, Applied sciences/Environment/Chemistry

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1982 – 1986

 Occupation or position held

 

Youngest scientific researcher

 Main activities and responsibilities

 

·         work on measuring technologies development, repairment jobs, experiment computerization

·         Themes: microPirani, Vacuum sputtering, Electron microscopy, Rubin ingot growing, ultrafast data-logging, HP interfaces, Roentgenizing materials, microwelding, Graphical display, internet via mains network etc multiple applications for ectronics

Name and address of employer

 

Latvia State University Solid State Physics Institute, Riga, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

Science, Public

 

Education and training

 

Dates (from – to)

 

From 2000 to 2003

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Doctoral studies

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

University of Latvia, 19 Raina bulv. LV-1586, Riga, Latvia

Title of qualification awarded

 

Not graduated

 

Dates (from – to)

 

2009

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Scientists “summer school” in atmospheres chemistry and spectrometry SPECAT-09

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

Saragosa University (Spain)

Title of qualification awarded

 

Diploma

 

Dates (from – to)

 

2005-2010

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Multiple courses of education psychology, teaching technics, IT useage in classroom, and educational courses build-up strategy and content

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

Ministry of Education, Administration of schools

Title of qualification awarded

 

Diplomas

 

 

Dates (from – to)

 

2000

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Research on vehicle traffic environmental solutions and innovations

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

University of Latvia, Center for Environmental Sciences and Management Studies (LU-CESAMS)

Title of qualification awarded

 

Master of Environmental and Management sciences,

Diploma N° 006976

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1995 to 2000

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Courses for civil  officers (certificates) including EC legislation, EC environmental police, small team psychology, small labor team management, methods on decision making and action forecasting, courses for anti-corruption

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

State Administration School

Title of qualification awarded

 

Certificates

 

Dates (from – to)

 

2000

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

EC courses  ISO 14 000 

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

ELLE

Title of qualification awarded

 

diploma

 

Dates (from – to)

 

2000

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Course “ Air emission modeling”  (mostly with OML/OSPM models)

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

Riiso Atmospheric Research Institute (Denmark)

Title of qualification awarded

 

Diploma

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1977-1982

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Physicist with a tutor rights, sub-specialization in electronics (radio-physics) and technical physics

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

Latvia State University, Physics-Mathematics Faculty

(later renamed to Latvia University)

Title of qualification awarded

 

Diploma N° UB-359676

 

Dates (from – to)

 

1977

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

 

Secondary education with strong specialisation to physics and mathematics

Name and type of organization providing education & training

 

1st secondary school of Riga

Title of qualification awarded

 

diploma

 

Academic activity

 

Main Publications

 

 

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Participation  in Conferences

 

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Participation in Projects

 

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Personal skills

and competences

Acquired in the course of life and career but not necessarily covered by formal certificates and diplomas.

 

Mother tongue(s)

 

Latvian

 

Other language(s)

 

Self-assessment

Understanding

Speaking

Writing

European level

Listening

Reading

Spoken interaction

Spoken production

 

English

C2

C2

C1

C1

C1

Russian

C2

C2

C2

C1

C1

Polish

B1

B1

A2

A2

A1

Swedish

A1

A1

A1

x

x

Lithuanian

A1

A1

x

x

x

Czech

A1

A1

A1

x

x

Ivrit

A2

A2

A2

A1

A1

 

Social skils and competences

 

Undergone multiple courses at this thematics, because Governmental Administration School as well as Public School Administration was very keen to impose.

Interaction skills – rather good, Communication skills – rather good, Active listening – very good, Delegation ability – rather good, Leadership skills – rather good

 

Organisational skills

and competences

Coordination & administration of people, projects, budgets

 

With a success coordinated, leaded and supervised groups of 5, of 15, of 50 peoples, but not larger.

With a success supervised budgets of private company under 100K USD and EU project budget about 1 mio Eur.

 

Computer andTechnical skills and competences

 

Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint,

Have convenient with bigger number of modelling software for engineering, technologic, math, environmental, picture, drawing, sound and video processing, OCR, cripting, translation, telephony, electronics simulation, p2p and e2k, examples: CAD, Adobe, Gimp, Enviman, OML, ADMS, RoadNoise, SPSS, Nero, Spice, AppCAD, RF-Sim, Sim-Ion, Solid Edge, Eagle etc

 

Other skils and competences

 

Graduated Trans-soviet environmental survival and high difficulty self-organized tourism group leader school (bycicle mountain tourism and boating)

 

Driving licence

 

A+BE+C1/95+D1/95+Tractor; in the process ocean captain <24 m size

 

Additional information

 

 

Made and filled with own authored content Moodle education environment (ALE), still first and alone between schools, including authoring of courses 94 p (book) Positional Astronomy; 250 p Nuclear physics; 134 p Electronics; 37 p Deformation calculus etc.