Director of Construction

Name : Charles Emslie
Industry Type : General Contractors - Managers
City & State : Metuchen,NJ
Job Title Director of Construction
Relocation Preferences : open
Objective : Experienced Project Manager looking to bring significant experience and knowledge of construction industry\'s best practices to an organization that foster\'s honesty and integrity.

I have managed multiple multi-million dollar projects concurrently totalling $60+Million aggregate.

My experiences as a Site Superintendant and Project Manager in the Bronx, Queens, and Manhatten highlights an ability to lead successfully in a fast paced, extremely demanding environment.

Excellent communicator and leader with the ability to align and motivate diverse groups of individuals toward a common goal.
Resume :  
Charles L. Emslie IV
43 MICHAEL DRIVE METUCHEN, NJ 08840 PHONE: 732.841.1427 EMAIL: CJEMSLIE[at]YMAIL.COM
OVERVIEW To be part of a growth structured organization which will enable integration of my acquired knowledge and
business experience while expanding job responsibilities. The position will encourage growth while utilizing my
strengths in communication, team building and organizational skills. My experience managing multiple projects
of $20+million dollars highlights an ability to multitask and prioritize effectively.
With over ten years of experience managing construction projects both in the field and from the office I can
provide the business acumen and strong field presence required to ensure delivery of safe, timely, and
financially equitable projects.

EXPERIENCE
2009 Present
Real Estate Advisory and Development Services, Inc. Metuchen, NJ
Director of Construction
Oversee site selection, procurement, facility rehabilitation..
Manage day to day operations of Project Managers and Assistant Project Managers.
Oversee procurement of contracts, management of change orders, invoices, RFIs and RFPs
Projects include:
Greater Brunswick Charter School(New Brunswick, NJ),
Sussex County Charter School for
Technology (Sparta, NJ),
Reformed Church of Highland Park (Highland Park, NJ),
Golden Door Charter School (Jersey City, NJ)

2007 2009 WDF GreenStar, Inc. Mount Vernon, NY
Lead Project Manager
Manage day-to-day operations of various NYCSCA projects.
Procurement of contracts, negotiation of change orders(+$500k), invoices, RFIs and RFPs
Review/Coordination of Vendor and Subcontractor Submittal Packages.
30 Hour Safety Training Certified
Projects include:
Bard High School Accessibility Program (Manhattan, NY)- $5Mil
JFK High School Restructuring (Manhatten, NY)-$7Mil
Evander Childs High School
Restructuring Program - Phase 1,2,3 (Bronx, NY)- $20Mil
PS 71 (Bronx, NY)- $3Mil
PS 129(Bronx, NY)- $3Mil
PS 277 (Bronx, NY),$2Mil

2006 2007 New Jersey American Water Plainfield, NJ
Project Manager
Manage day-to-day operations of various, high-level projects.
Responsibilities include procurement and negotiation of contracts, management of change orders,
invoices, and RFPs.
Championed the implementation of Cost Control Techniques throughout Northeast Region.
Skilled in Work and Resource Breakdown Scheduling with Microsoft Project.
Coordinated creation and implementation of National Estimating/Bid database.
Projects include:
Woodbridge Booster Station, Potters Booster Station, Netherwood Office Remodeling,
Hunterdon Medical Center Paving, Raritan Millstone Plant Rehabilitation,
Netherwood Yard Paving,
Plant 5
Cost Control Management (Long Island),
Cleaning and Lining Main Rehabilitation
Summit, South Bound
Brook, Clark, Princeton Twp.) for 2007,
Johnston Drive Tank Rehabilitation
Estimating Database Upgrade

2003 - 2006 Arena Construction, Inc. Elmsford, NY
Assistant Project Manager/Field Supervisor
Management of various trades while responsible for the communication, administration and enforcement of
supervisory and economic work practices including training, quantity and quality of work production, adherence
to and enforcement of safety regulations and myriad other employee relations responsibilities.
Coordinate and communicate scope and breakdown of work schedule to various trades i.e. plumbing, iron work,
HVAC, carpentry, and electrical.
Coordinate overall plan for construction alongside the Superintendent and Project Manager.
Negotiation, preparation and distribution of change order proposals and sub-contractor financial change orders.
Projects include:
United Nations Development Corporation (New York, NY), Whitehall Ferry Terminal (New
York, NY)
LIRR Terminal Upgrades (New York, NY)
PS-70 (Bronx, NY).

1996 - 2003 City Stone, Inc. Kearny, NJ
Junior Project Manager/Assistant Supervisor
Supported senior Project Manager with scheduling, resource allocation and vendor procurement..
Formatted daily sub-contractor schedules to integrate and maximize efficiency of materials and individual tasks.
Managed all correspondence and supervised sub-contractor schedules to assure that plans, specifications, and
regulations are being observed and followed.
Performed additional tasks as directed and assigned.
Facilitated communication with all project parties using strong verbal, written and computer skills with much
experience in Microsoft Office applications
Projects included:
Federal Courthouse (New York, NY), 7 Federal Plaza (New York, NY), Holland Tunnel Buildings(New York, NY),
PS-60
PS-170
Brooklyn College
Veterans Hospitals in Queens, Brooklyn, NY & East Orange, NJ Krueger Scott Building (Newark, NJ).

2000 - 2001 The Howard Stern Show New York, NY
Production Assistant - E! Network and FM Radio WXRK K-Rock
Assisted segment producer in development of various skits, selected news articles for executive producer to use
on-air, prescreened on-air radio personalities/guests. Managed guest documentation and researched/prepared
past segments for on-air use

EDUCATION
Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, NJ
Graduate Certificate in Project Management
M.S./MBA, Project Management.
GPA 3.70
2002 Monmouth University West Long Branch, NJ
B.A., Double Major in Communication and Psychology.
GPA 3.30
ASSOCIATIONS
1998 - 2008 Local 79 Mason Tenders Union New York, NY
Card holding member

YCDPA New Jersey
Young Community Development Professionals Association


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