Tim Gilles is Senior Environmental Scientist for URS Corporation in Chicago where he is involved in the investigation and remediation of a former oil refinery near St. Louis. Gilles received an internship with Clayton Group Services, which culminated in a full-time position at Clayton as an Environmental Scientist. One year after graduating, he was offered a promotion to Site Inspector at the Oklahoma Refining Company Superfund Site in Cyril, Oklahoma. In June 2010, he returned to Bureau Veritas, formerly Clayton, to participate in the BP Gulf Oil Spill cleanup. Tim continues his relationship with Benedictine by facilitating summer internships for Benedictine graduates, whenever possible, and continuing to speak to students about the environmental field, his experiences, and how his Benedictine education has helped him during his career.
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