Mark S Williams
1596 Franklin Street
PO Box 730
Olcott Beach, NY 14126
Home: (716) - 778-8057
Profile of Qualifications:
Accomplished Maintenance and Project Coordinator with an uncanny talent for being able to multi-task multiple projects. Proficient in AutoCAD, MS Word, Excel, Adobe, and MS Outlook, VectorWorks and Adobe Illustrator.
ADA Signage Manufacturing
August 2009 June 2010
Takeform Architectural Graphics, One Mahar Way, Medina, NY 14103
ADA signage manufacturing facility where I had been initially hired as a Project Management but the current economic downturn resulted in my being placed in the position of preparing project job books, which comprised of location plans, message schedules, and ADA signage renderings for each clients specific project needs. My primary duties included determining state code requirements for Certificate of Occupancy, Identification and installation of signage.
Building Maintenance & Construction
October 2005 August 2009
E.I.Team, 2060 Sheridan Drive, Buffalo, NY 14223 - 12-month assignment
Project Coordinator responsible for the investigation & inspection of all ECMC campus medical buildings for the evaluation and determination of adaptive reuse, demolition and future construction of the campus with the focus on developing a campus that will possibly be a catalyst for halting the surrounding urban blight while creating a safe haven for patents, employees and the surrounding neighborhood. This compilation was definitely the highlight of my career and one assignment that I enjoyed.
Catholic Health System, 291 North Street, Buffalo, NY 14201 - 18-month assignment
Facility Planner and Project Coordinator for (8) long term care facilities, (4) hospitals and (35) primary care centers throughout western New York. Primary duties included the preliminary architectural design, construction and completion of geriatric, ICU, institutional care and phlebotomy design for patient and resident care. In addition to construction and architectural design; resident comfort in the form of aesthetically pleasing furniture played a major role in the entire design process focusing solely on the needs and comfort of the residents in keeping with ADA, JACHO, and DOH codes.
Department of the Army, 85 First Street, Fort Drum, NY 13602 12-month assignment
Engineering Technician for the 77th Army Reserve Command (ARCOM) responsible for the project coordination and maintenance requirements for (21) Army Reserve Stations located throughout the State of New York. Primary duties included travel to each reserve station, on a monthly basis, to inspect and instruct maintenance directors as to assignments required to remain in compliance with the United States Army Military standards.
Roth Consulting Group, 135 Main Street, Lockport, NY 14094 - 12-month assignment
Commercial Kitchen Designer for the food service industry ~ instrumental in the design and implementation of large scale commercial kitchen renovations for institutions, universities and colleges
Mechanical Support & Design:
January 2002-October 2005
Quackenbush Company, 495 Kennedy Road, Buffalo, NY
Technical Support and Pipe Designer for the building trades; providing coordination construction drawings for the routing of mechanical services for industrial, commercial, and institutional buildings. Responsible for providing accurate coordination drawings for multi-story buildings while systematically coordinating (electronically) with other building trades throughout the duration of the project.
Industrial Engineering Assistant:
October 1989-January 2002
SGL Carbon, 6200 Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY
Design Draftsman & Engineering Assistant for one of the last carbon graphite companies in Niagara Falls, which fell victim to the carbon graphite anti-trust lawsuit of 1999.
During the plants operation; I was responsible for the companys transition from manual drafting to AutoCAD being both board proficient and computer literate allowing the engineering department to make a more gradual transition into computer technology instead of a quantum leap, which avoided alienating the senior designers within the department.
Tam Ceramics, 4511 Hyde Park Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY 14301
Engineering Assistant responsible for facility and project engineering on a 35-acre industrial complex that had been in continuous operation since 1906, although, challenged with the age of the site and downsizing, the engineering department managed to maintain profitability.
Suffield University: AS Engineering
Niagara County Community College: AutoCAD (18-Credit Hours)
Park College: Information Technology (48-Credit Hours)
Trott Vocational & Technical: Diploma Structural Design Drafting
The United States Air Force in Europe (USAFE)
May 1984-March 1988
Basic Training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas followed with Telecommunications Technical School Training at Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita Falls, Texas.
October 1984, first permanent duty station with the Royal Air Force Greenham Common in Newbury, Berkshire, Great Britain.
Placed on a two-year controlled tour at RAF Greenham Common and upon completion; transferred to Bergstrom Air Force Base in Austin, Texas whereupon completing my four-year enlistment service requirements.