RAYMOND L. POLAK, JR.
SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE
More than twenty-three years experience towards construction management retaining positions in project management, estimating, scheduling, cost engineering, and project engineering. This experience includes K-12 facilities, institutional facilities, financial facilities, indoor/outdoor athletic facilities, computer centers, commercial renovations, satellite center, parking facility, and pharmaceutical laboratory.
Monitored project safety and quality control programs.
Prepared project manuals front end specifications and bid manuals.
Reviewed, descoped, awarded, and executed trade contracts.
Developed and maintained the detailed project schedule.
Prepared monthly pay applications and cost reports.
Conducted weekly construction coordination and team meetings; owner, architect, engineer, and trades.
Coordinated project communications; owner, architect and trades.
Established site logistics and public safety plan.
Coordinated and scheduled project trades and activities.
Procured owner supplied material and equipment.
Conducted weekly safety and construction meetings.
Monitored daily manpower and progress.
Completed project close-out documentation.
Estimator / Project Scheduler
Prepared detailed take-offs and estimates for bidding and change orders.
Prepared preconstruction and construction estimates; using Timberline, MC2, and Excel Spreadsheets.
Prepared and updated project schedule; using P3, SureTrak, and Microsoft Project.
Project Engineer / Cost Engineer
Maintained project control documentation; submittals, request for information, and change orders.
Updated and maintained project construction documents; specifications, drawings, and bulletins.
Prepared quarterly cost and schedule reports for multiple projects.
Prepared monthly work in place analysis reports.
Prepared and completed project budget reports.
Frank Pendergast Inc. CM DivisionProject ExecutiveAvon, CT 2010
Gamut Construction ServicesConsultantSusquehanna, PA 2009-2010
LeChase Construction ServicesProject ManagerBinghamton, NY 2007-2009
Medallion Construction ServicesConsultantScranton, PA 2007
Turner Construction CompanyProject ManagerPhiladelphia, PA 2001-2007
Price-Davis ConstructionProject ManagerCharlotte, NC 1998-2001
Shelco, Inc.Project ManagerCharlotte, NC 1996-1998
Apollo Group, Inc.Project ManagerWilkes-Barre, PA 1991-1996
Turner Construction CompanyEngineerNorwalk, CT 1988-1991
Pennsylvania State University
Bachelor of Architectural Engineering, May 1988
Construction Management Option
Engineering-In-Training, April 1988
OSHA 30-Hour Certification