Knowledge & Skills
Educated in the methodology and technology of the Construction Industry
Cost & Material Estimating
ICC Building Codes
AIA Forms & Documentation
Permitting & Inspections
Proficient in the following computer systems:
-Apple & PC Computer Systems
-Microsoft Office Programs
Twenty years of hands-on construction industry experience
Skilled Master Carpenter
Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing experience
Certified in Radon Testing and Mitigation
Certified PA State Fire Fighter
Continuous attention to performing quality work
Highly organized and focused
Enthusiastic and supportive of customers
Performs well both independently and as part of a team
Ability to manage staff, design professionals and projects effectively
Able to keep within a budget and a timeframe
Recent Work History
Steel Worker, May 2008 February 2009
Stone Hill Contracting Doylestown, PA
Perform work as assigned for a highly technical renovation / addition project for the city of Asbury Park, NJ.
Project Manager, March 2007 May 2008
Coopersburg Construction Company Coopersburg, PA
Estimate, sell and manage all aspects of residential and commercial projects including, but not limited to, plumbing, HVAC, general construction and finish work.
Responsible for obtaining all building permits, procurement of materials and scheduling workforce.
Qualify and secure subcontractors.
Project Invoicing and reconciliation.
Project Manager/Lead Carpenter, August 2006 March 2007
Curtis Total Service Allentown, PA
Oversight of multiple residential remodeling projects including coordination with Sales Manager on estimating and material procurement, meeting budget and time requirements, securing municipal permits, scheduling crew, and ensuring successful inspections.
Hands-on management of tradesmen.
Communicate regularly with customers.
Independent Contractor, January 2006 - Present
Berks, Lehigh and Northampton Counties, PA
Organize and perform quality residential remodeling jobs in and around the Lehigh Valley.
Site Development/Construction Project Manager, January 2000 December 2005
Goddard Systems, Inc. (formerly MAACO Enterprises, Inc.) - King of Prussia, PA
Construction oversight for 20+ new Goddard School franchises annually.
Conduct plan reviews and researched local licensing and building codes for new construction as well as requirements for the restoration of existing buildings.
Facilitate effective communication among developers, engineers, architects, contractors, the corporate office and franchisees from lease through completion of final punch list.
Monitor construction schedules and procurement of materials and equipment.
Perform regular site visits and always strived to meet opening deadlines.
Provide accurate and timely records of progress.
Act as primary point of contact for franchisee.
Facilitate site approvals for new locations. Represent the corporate office at Planning, Zoning and other municipal review meetings, as necessary.
Additional Work History
Project Manager, 1998 2000
Crown Contractors, Inc. - North Wales, PA
Construction Foreman, 1995 - 1998
Alan Kunsman, Inc. - Freemansburg, PA
Construction Foreman, 1993 - 1995
Jay Ricks Construction, Inc. - Surf City, NC
Subcontractor, 1992 - 1993
David Russel Construction - Kent, OH
Lehigh Carbon Community College - Schnecksville, PA
Construction Management Classes
Rutgers University North Brunswick, NJ
Radon Testing & Mitigation, 2008
Reading Area Community College Reading, PA
Continuing Education, Present
Northampton County Community College - Bethlehem, PA
Engineering, 1992 1994
Member, KUBoK Neighborhood Watch
Member, Kutztown Area Historical Society
Member, National Environmental Health Association
PA State Certified Fire Fighter
DEP Certified Radon Testing & Mitigation Professional
Carlisle Rubber Roofing Certification
David Snyder, Lancaster, PA (610) 764-6172
Fred Riese, Chanhassen, MN(952) 210-2509
David Soto, Phoenix, AZ(480) 229-1010
David Roeshot, Raleigh, NC(814) 238-5400