STEPHEN H. GAUTHIER
SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER
A results-oriented and driven Senior Project Manager with broad-based expertise in commercial construction, engineering, and the energy field, with extensive experience in building construction, component sales and manufacturing.
Adept at quickly and successfully responding to ever changing environments and situations, able to consistently achieve goals within critical project deadlines, to work with, motivate and mentor diverse professional teams, while leading by example as an individual contributor.
* Proven Project Management skills utilized in directing the efforts of other Project Managers as well as cross-functional teams and external cross discipline resources. An expert in the construction, commissioning, and validation of multiple projects, consistently delivered on time and on budget.
* A builder of high performance teams and a natural Team Leader, and Mentor who thrives in environments requiring a high level strategist and a big picture thinker. Proven Management skills and a meticulous attention to detail, utilized in driving profitable and cost effective collaboration for successful project completion.
Scope Development and Management Schedule Development Project Management Schedule Management
Contract Negotiation and Review Capital Project Planning Internal Project Communication
Construction Safety Procurement Project Staffing Budget Development
Client Relationship Management PMBOK Methods
MILESTONE TARANT 2008-Present
Senior Project Manager
Supervise estimating, takeoffs, buyouts, scheduling, job costing, invoicing, payment requisitions, and customer relations, interact with local building departments, and supervise project superintendents. Doubled the value of a primary contract through the use of Change Orders and careful tracking of project scope.
STERLING DULA ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTS 2007-2008
Director of Projects
Member of Executive Staff, reporting to President, led Department of eight Project Managers through review of contract Terms and Conditions, minimized rework, and had P and L responsibilities.
FLUOR GOVERNMENT GROUP / FEMA 2005-2006
Construction Project Manager, Strike Team
Worked with State of Louisiana and Parishes establishing locations for temporary housing, leased commercial properties for the establishment of group sites, facilitated community relations and the placement of returning inhabitants.
Construction Project Manager, PLIMPTON AND HILLS CORP 2003-2005
Responsible for new construction activities, beginning with inception to project completion, including all contracts and contract negotiations for new work and renovations; responsible for tenant issues and management of company properties.
Construction Project Manager, PDS ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION 1998-2003
Directed all aspects of contract fulfillment, including estimating, takeoffs, buyouts, regulatory compliance, sub-contracts, scheduling, job costing, invoicing, payment requisitions, and customer relations. Interacted with local building departments, supervised of project superintendents, and maintained contract schedules and profitability. Oversaw all aspects of construction project management, from customer relations to personnel management.
Construction Project Manager, PLIMPTON AND HILLS PLUMBING1997
Retained by this previous customer of PDS Engineering and Construction to bid and manage major projects, including the re-roofing of a commercial building. Assembled a bid list, bid documents, and contracts.
ManagerEngineered Retrofits, TAMPELLA POWER CORPORATION1991-1996
Estimated and managed projects, developed proposals. Sold boiler pressure parts, burners, and services for chemical recovery, utility, BFB, CFB, and package boilers.
Project Superintendent, PDS ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION1987-1991
Administered scheduling, timekeeping, job documentation, site layouts, topographic surveys, benchmarking, reinforcement inspection, and formwork. Performed structural inspections and interacted with local building departments prior to construction/renovation efforts.
Bachelor of Science, Mineral Economics Pennsylvania State University