Jon B. McLaughlin
1606 Maple Place
West Fargo, ND 58078
Accomplished manager, skilled at managing all phases of project life cycle, from assessment to implementation. Passionate about quality and customer satisfaction. Logical, analytical, articulate and diligent. Record of improving efficiency, productivity and profitability by realistically sizing up situations, setting goals, determining available resources, and organizing and supervising personnel to ensure the project always gets done correctly in the most efficient manner.
Project Management - Contract Negotiations - Vendor Sourcing/Negotiating
Project Leadership - P&L Management - Client Relations
Quality Control - Strategic Planning - Problem Solving
Design/Build - Value Engineering - Project and Code Compliance
Premier, Inc., Mesa, AZ 2007-2010
Directed and managed the day to day operations of Commercial Construction Projects ensuring projects were delivered on time and within budget.
Conferred with architects and engineers to problem solve and make certain projects complied with all codes and project standards
Collaborated with clients guaranteeing customer satisfaction.
McLaughlin Construction Co., Inc., West Fargo, ND2000-2007
Develop, cultivate and advance McLaughlin Construction Co., a commercial construction General Contractor, from the ground up to a thriving company and a leading construction company in the region.
Oversee all operations and management responsibilities of McLaughlin Construction Co.
Grew McLaughlin Construction Co. from 5 employees to 20 employees, increased sales over 50 % each year and increased profitability each year. This was accomplished through old fashioned hard work, mentoring and training employees, providing employees with the skills and tools to be successful and utilizing resources wisely.
Paces Lodging Corporation, Fargo, ND1991-2000
Heavily recruited by Paces Lodging Corporation to design, develop and manage commercial construction projects through all phases of the project life cycle.
Was key employee and instrumental in growing, expanding, and diversifying Paces Lodging Corporation. Paces Lodging Corporation grew from four employees doing hotel development to hundreds of employees currently engaged in land development, commercial project development, commercial general contracting and property management.
Tharaldson Development Company, Fargo, ND1986-1991
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
AutoCAD, Windows and Windows XP, MS Office, MS Project, QuickBooks, Citrix, Outlook and Outlook Express
Certified forklift operator, SWPPS certified, ACI certified, Osha certified, Red Cross certified