Michael Wercholuk mwercholuk[at]yahoo.com
408 Devon Drive || Mandeville, LA 70448 (985)- 249-3195
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
High energy, detail-oriented, motivated, and professional with over 34 years of experience in both construction and the automotive industry. Well versed in many aspects of carpentry, construction, modular home sets, and construction, commercial and residential remodeling and new construction. Involved in reconstruction of many homes, construction of new homes, raising homes above base flood elevation levels.
Demonstrated success as a Service Manager for a busy Chevrolet dealership with 2 Service Advisors, 1 Warranty Writer, 10 Line Mechanics, 2 Lube Rack Mechanics, 1 Used Automotive Mechanic, and 2 Cashiers. Upper management recognized me as a competent decision-maker with the keen ability to identify, analyze, and minimize client issues. Well-honed communication skills; effective and proven in developing working relationships with all employees.
K&A Custom BuildersMandeville, LA
Construction Project Manager1992 Present
Acts as Construction Project Manager, completing commercial projects in shopping centers, such as: giant decorative trellises, strip store fronts, dollar stores, nail salons, and video store up fits.
Coordinates with Barnhill Construction Company on Rocky Mount Cultural Art Centre to remove all wood beams and T & G Roofing in old tobacco warehouse, refurbishes and re-constructs for new restaurant area.
Works with steel construction for Best Buy front store signs and Harris Teeters grocery store additions.
Proven ability to build quality and long-lasting and profitable customer and business relationships.
Constructs stick built, Modular and Manufactured homes. Vast amounts of experience in residential remodel projects from kitchen and bathroom remodels to large additions over 2000 square feet.
Highly competent in operating vehicles and heavy equipment, designing and constructing, (footers, form board construction, rebar installation of residential, commercial foundations, and flat work).
Expertise; in the inspection process, blue print reading, and field changes. Proven ability to construct projects in the fields of Industrial, Commercial, and Residential.
Brahms ChevroletPalisades Park, NJ
Service Manager / Warranty Writer / Service Writer1982 1992
As a Service Manager, demonstrated expertise in managing a team consist of 2 Service Advisors, 1 Warranty Writer, 10 Line Mechanics, 2 Lube Rack Mechanics, 1 Used Automotive Mechanic and 2 Cashiers.
Successfully attained consumer satisfaction by identifying and answering the needs of busy customers.
Worked with GM Representatives to receive training for mechanics, settle warranty claims, generated cash business, meet budgets assigned, and keep shop operations running smoothly and profitably.
As a Warranty Writer, fully responsible for filling in forms and for submitting payment to GM.
Clifton ChryslerClifton, NJ
Line Mechanic B Classification1976 1982
Proven ability demonstrated in working on new and used vehicles of different models and designs.
Performed tasks from simple oil changes to removing engines, transmissions, rebuilding, carburetors, brakes, almost complete mechanical repairs, but rebuilding transmissions and engines.
Conferred with customers to obtain descriptions of automotive problems and determined repair needs.
Performed a variety of tests on vehicles with the use of diagnostic equipment to ensure proper functioning.
Certified 40 hours HAZWOPER and 8 hour HAZWOPER Supervisor
Classes in Planning and Reviewing, Structural and Non-Structural
High Explosives M Classification from US Navy
Passaic Valley High School High SchoolNJ
Owner: Ms. Amy Palisi
A.Palisi Design LLC
Mr. Peter Mutty
Baton Rouge, LA
Mr. Pablo Renter
Construction Loan officer
Omni Bank, Construction Department
Mr. Guy Paternostro
C & G Construction of LA, Inc
Mr. Samuel Territo
Planning Review Officer
Jefferson Planning and Review Dept
Mr. Dan Thompson
New Orleans, LA
Project: Addition, deck and home repairs
Ms. BJ Balanco
Project: Construct two story home
Mr. Anthony Almerico
New Orleans, LA
Project: 1400 sq ft. Addition ( in progress)
Mr. Patrick Gardner
New Orleans, LA
Project: Complete house re-construction
Mr. Jose Torres
Torres Framing Company
Mr. Lawrence Vestal
Mr. Ray Lopez
All Season Heating and AC
General Mgr: Mr. William Shotwell
Saturn of Raleigh
Mr. Chris White
Head of Development
Barnhill Construction Raleigh Division
P.O. Box 31765
4325 Pleasant Valley Road
Raleigh, NC, 27612