Summary of Qualifications
A highly skilled technician, facility manager and problem solver with more than 20 years experience in all facets of property operation and facility management. Excellent organizational skills with the ability to plan and coordinate multiple projects within budget simultaneously. Proficient in the maintenance and repair of HVAC Equipment, Cascade Refrigeration, and Facility Electrical Requirements. Experienced troubleshooter with an exceptional ability to anticipate problems and implement solutions.
Talla-Com Industries (Elbit Sytems of America), Tallahassee, FL 1992-Present1992- Present
A leader in the manufacture and marketing of computer products and communication systems supporting defense, commercial, and government applications.
Facility Manager 2003-Present2003-Present
Coordinated and monitored the design, planning, construction, maintenance, and alteration of buildings, grounds and all other functions associated with company facilities by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates.
Established schedules for preventive maintenance procedures for all systems and equipment under the category of building and grounds.
Planned, budgeted, and scheduled approved facilities modifications including cost estimates, bid sheets, layouts, and contracts for construction and acquisitions.
Coordinated building space allocation, layout, machine setting, and infrastructure.
Trained, supervised and directed the activities of facilities personnel engaged in building, machine and grounds maintenance procedures.
Located and coordinated the activities of outside craft performing specialized work within the facility and negotiates the cost and scheduling of all such activities.
Provided facility maintenance support to company production operations related to air lines, plumbing, carpentry, electricity, LN2, machines and similar areas as needed.
Disposed of all Capital Assets and property, as required by procedures.
Approved all Capital Requests, as required by procedures.
Responsible for preventive maintenance and repair of all HVAC equipment, cascade refrigeration test chambers, electrical as well as daily routine maintenance.
Executed Requests for Quotes with external suppliers and contractors.
Supervised external contractors during performance of services.
Performed major renovations in production floor, office areas and facility property.
Created and maintained working relationships with local suppliers and contractors.
Maintained strong working relationships with production supervisors and managers in order to facilitate needs of production.
Established and maintained parameters of energy management system.
Maintained state-required recordkeeping for DEP and Federal EPA Tier 2 Form R.
Maintenance Supervisor 1992-20021992-2002
Responsible for the implementation and management of all maintenance relating to the interior and exterior conditions and appearance of an 85,000 sq. ft. facility.
Howard Services, Jacksonville, FL 19891992
Industrial and Commercial HVAC Service Technician at a HVAC service company to serve large scale units.
Central Heating Consultants, Tallahassee, FL 1988-19891988 1989
Commercial and Residential HVAC Service Technician with a heating and air conditioning installation and service company.
Implemented energy efficient lighting system for 80,000 sq. ft. plant, resulting in savings of more than $50,000 annually with a 10-month ROI.
Negotiated multi-year lease, renovation, and set up of a 35,000 sq. ft. factory.
Spearheaded project to decommission factory resulting in immediate cost savings
Renovated 80,000 sq. ft. factory while in production, with minimal interruptions in daily activities: on time and under budget
Developed bid specifications, quoted and installed 250 tons of AC on factory roof while simultaneously re-roofing, without interruption to production.
Safety officer responsible for maintaining MSDS, hazardous waste control and removal.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
Associates Degree (honors), Tallahassee Community College
HVAC/Refrigeration Certified, Lively Vo-Tech
Licensed HVAC Contractor, Leon County, Florida
OSHA Train a Trainer Certified
Skilled in use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Proficient in use of Allerton Energy Management software and systems
Expert AC refrigeration troubleshooter
Available upon request.