Name : larry whitcraft
Industry Type : Highway - Heavy Contractors
City & State : hesperia,ca
Job Title superintendent
Relocation Preferences :
Objective :
Resume :  
(760) 885-9810

OBJECTIVE:An interesting position with a growing company


Zondiros Corp.2401 208th St, Suite C8 Torrance, CA.
Construction Superintendent6/06 To Present

*Executed daily operations of job site safety, work schedules and crew assignments to plan procedures for construction on basis of starting and completion times.
*Studied specifications to plan procedures for staffing requirements for each phase of construction, based on knowledge of available tools, equipment and various building methods.
*Instrumental in getting additional contract work from various state and federal agencies.
*Ordered procurement of tools and material to be delivered at specified times to conform to work schedule.
*Trained many heavy equipment operators in their various stages of training.
*Inspected work in progress to ensure that work conformed to specifications
and that construction schedules were followed.
*Prepared and received reports on progress, materials used and costs, adjusting
work schedules as indicated by reports.
*Successfully handled the bidding and take offs of several army corp. of engineers

*Ocean Beach Bike path, San Diego, CA. - Executed daily operations and supervised a crew of 15 and 7 sub contractors to build 2 miles of bike path with
pervious concrete, along with retaining walls and several types of fences.
of excavation along with installing riprap along the river banks. Negotiated a 700K change order with the city of San Diego for completion of the job.
*Elsinore Water Line, Lake Elsinore, CA. - Supervised a crew of 20 and 2 sub
contractors to saw cut asphalt and excavate 9K feet of ductile iron pipe along
with valves and various blow offs and a.r.v.s Encountered several locations of
solid rock. Prepared roadway and repaved. Successfully negotiated a 185K change order with the city of Lake Elsinore for the completion of the job.
*Emergency pull outs for Cal-Trans, Blithe, CA. - Supervised a crew of 17 and
1 sub contractor for the excavation of 3K CY of dirt and rock and placed 2,000 tons of base material and paved pull out areas. Project was to be completed within 60 days, it was successfully completed and signed off within 25 days.
*United States Army Corp. Of Engineers, various Southern California locations -
Built U. S. Military Recruiting Stations to Federal Government Specifications
and standards.

*Earthworks Pacific Kauai, Hi. Project Superintendent4/05 to 6/06

Executed daily operations of Kulana Subdivision (7 miles of roadway with
7 miles of sewer lines, water, and 60K feet of storm drain system.) Moloaa
Bay, Kauai (1.5 miles of road installed, 200K CY of excavation. Project was
to be completed within 60 days, it was successfully completed with 30 days.
*Herzog Contracting St. Joseph, MO.
Project Superintendent 2/00 to 2/05

Assisted superiors in planning construction procedures, specifications, work
schedules and material needs.
Inspected work in progress to ensure that work conformed to specifications and
adhered to work schedule.
Supervised 140 employees, scheduled work hours, resolved conflicts, determined
Employee salaries.
*Caltrain Menlo Park, CA. - Executed daily operations of track rehabilitation on
40 miles of track from San Jose to San Francisco. Supervised a crew of 140 men including 7 foreman. The project was estimated to take 2 years to complete.Under the project superintendents guidance the work was completed and signed off by the owner in 18 months. Total revenue of $175 million with a profit of $40 million. The crew had access to the section of track on Friday night and had to be replaced by 4 am Monday to avoid liquidated damages or $5000/minute would be assessed. Company was never assessed a fee during the project with zero injuries.
*Metro Link (San Gabriel Line) Santa Ana, CA. - A 3 day and night railroad
replacement projected. Supervised a crew of 40 men located on an 8 wide railroad bridge with only one entrance/exit point. Project started on Friday Night and had to be completed by Monday morning. Removed and replaced entire railroad including ballast, ties and tracks. Projected completed on time with zero injuries. Revenue of 300K with a profit of $75K.

Kiewit PacificNorthwest Office, Vancouver, WA.
Field Superintendent (promoted from operator to foreman) 9/83 to 1/00

Assisted superiors in directing activities of workers concerned with construction of buildings, dams, highways, pipelines, and other construction projects.
Inspected work in progress to ensure that work conformed to specifications and adhered to work schedules.
Supervised employees, scheduled work hours, resolved conflicts, determined
aalaries and executed daily operations for work safety.
*Molokai Landfill, Molokai Hi. - As the field superintendent supervised the
building of a new lined landfill including leach fields and closed old landfill.
imported and placed 500K CY of clean soil to close landfill.
*Lanai Landfill, Lanai Hi. - Built a new lined landfill including leach fields.
*Alaska Railroad, Anchorage, AK. - Converted railroad tunnel for end result of combination railroad and vehicle tunnel from Portage to Whittier, laid out all new Omni panels, all new tracks which allowed cars and trains to use for passage.
*Trimax Light Rail, Salt Lake City, UT. - Constructed 3 miles of direct fixation
track buried in concrete.

EDUCATION:Stevensville High SchoolStevensville, MT.
High School Diploma 1982


40 Hour Hazwoper
CPR and First Aid current
Competent person for soils
Attended Superintendent Conferences while employed with Kiewit
Confined Space Class

HOBBIES:Hunting & Fishing

REFERENCES:Available upon request

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