Jana Strain, E.I.T., M.A.Sc.



I'm a generalist with experience ranging from hands on manufacturing and design, to project and people management. I am interested in a variety of industries, especially those where I am unfamiliar with. Therefore allowing me to continuously to learn and grow.

Work Experience

University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C. Sessional Instructor 09/2018-Present

Camosun College, Victoria, B.C. Sessional Instructor 05/2018-12/2018

Shelter Overland Van Co, Victoria, B.C. Project Manager 10/2017-Present

Wade Energy, Pleasant Hill, CA (remote) Energy Consultant 11/2017-03/2018

Focal Engineering, Victoria, B.C. Energy Analyst 03/2017-10/2017

University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C. Graduate Researcher 01/2015-04/2017

University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C. Machining Assistant Coop 09/2014-01/2015

USNR, Parksville, B.C. Technical Support Coop 04/2013 - 08/2013

BC Transit, Victoria, B.C. Fleet Engineering Coop 09/2012 - 12/2012

Teck Metals, Trail, B.C. Maintenance Engineering Coop 01/2012 - 04/2012

Champion Freediver Team Canada 09/2008 - 08/2010

Vanguard, LA, CA Director of Business Operations 04/2005 - 01/2010

Eco Dive Center, LA, CA Scuba Instructor 08/2006 - 07/2008

Premier Events, LA, CA Manager 12/2001 - 09/2005


Graduate: University of Victoria, B.C. 05/2015 - 04/2017

Undergraduate: University of Victoria and North Island College, B.C. 09/2010 - 12/2014

Public Speaking & Volunteer Experience