Project Manager, Fernandez Designs & Builders, San Jose, CAMay 07 Mar '10
Negotiated, contracted, coordinated, and scheduled subcontractors.
Supervised construction personnel, including carpenters, laborers, etc.
Planned and purchased materials for on-time delivery to jobsite.
Inspected construction quality during all phases of construction process, from planning to finish.
Scheduled building department inspections and facilitated approval.
Interfaced with clients regarding plans, schedules, changes, etc.
Adapted to changing requirements due to client requests, building department constraints, weather, and unusual jobsite conditions.
Assumed responsibility for financial health of projects, including revenue, project cost and overhead.
Evaluated and modernized cost control and cost data collection and analysis.
Estimator, Fernandez Designs & Builders, San Jose, CAMay 06 Mar '10
Solicited bids from subcontractors.
Performed take-offs of plans for all non-subcontracted work (foundations, framing, sheetrock, finish carpentry, etc.).
Researched construction materials and processes.
Assessed and analyzed construction costs.
Wrote construction contracts.
Met with clients to review construction proposals and contracts.
Represented company at trade shows and other marketing engagements.
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), 2001-2005
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering
Cornell University, 2000
Summer Program in Architecture
Stanford University Continuing Studies, 2009
Palo Alto, CA
Economics: An Introduction to the Philosophy of the Free Markets, Spring 2009
Constitutional Law, Fall 2009
Custom built several computers.
CAD: Pro/Engineer, Autodesk Inventor, Sketch-up.
Engineering: MATLAB, EES, ProEST estimating, etc.
MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.