1944 TOLLIN RD
TULARE, CA. 93274
Home Phone 559-280-1318
Hold California Contractors licenses for B & C-36. Superior experience at estimating, bidding, budgeting & projections, job costing, scheduling & dispatching, inventory control and purchasing. Management skills and group presentations. Have had special training for lead base paint detection and removal. Have been used as an expert witness on water, fire and mold damage in legal and insurance cases.
11/2007 to Present - Chiaramonte Construction , Inc/President
Commercial and residential remodels, new home construction, commercial projects. Estimating and contract negotiation. Research and development of new job leads. Compiled the job budget. Solely responsible for meeting with all potential customers, evaluating their needs, selling them on our company and services. Work directly with the customers on all product selections. Responsible for customer satisfaction during and after the job. Supervision and dispatch of a 20 man crew. Work with local government agencies for the development of the project. Also oversee a 24 hr plumbing service division.
4/2006 to 9/2007 Bennett Development/General Superintendent
Directly ran the Windsong at the Windmills custom subdivision (150 homes ranging from 2500 sf to 4100 sf). Hired and supervised all subs. Created and monitored a timeline -schedule for all trades working on the tract. Made sure all trades strictly adhered to the schedule. Compiled the budget for the job. Issued and approved purchase orders and payment requests. Negotiation of subcontracts. Insured customer satisfaction. Also ran my own company while working full time here.
3/2003 to 11/2007 Chiaramonte Construction/Owner
Commercial/residential remodels and additions, new home construction. Tenant improvements. Development of commercial, multi family and residential projects. Aggressively located potential projects. Compiled the job budget. Scheduled and supervised all subs. Approved subcontracts and billing. Worked with local government agencies for development of projects. With Bennetts permission, ran this company while working for them full time. On contract with insurance companies to evaluate and perform repairs on water, fire and mold damages. (worked full time for Bennett while running this company).
3/2003-3/2006 Christiania Homes/RME-General Superintendent
Contractors License of Record
Ran the Pleasant Oaks subdivision of 170 homes and duplexes. Directly responsible for overseeing the development of the lots. Supervised all tract superintendents. Hired, scheduled and supervised all subcontractors. Monitored all job progress. Approved all subcontracts and billings. Supervised customer service reps. (with Christianias permission, ran my own company while working for them full time).
1/1990-3/2003 Cottonwood Construction & Development/Owner
Sold This Company to Christiania Homes
Custom, semi custom and tract homes. Commercial and multi family. Remodels and additions. Responsible for generating work, bidding, job costing and contract negotiations. Hired, supervised and scheduled all subcontractors. Monitored all job progress. Worked with customers on developing their plans. Worked with the controller to ensure proper job costing. Knowledge of and hands on experience with almost all construction equipment. Development of residential lots from bare land. On contract with insurance companies to evaluate and perform repairs on water, fire and mold damages.
1/1992-12/1995 Contractors Material Outlet/Partner
Wholesale and retail supplier of finish woods, windows, doors and hardware. Responsible for generating new accounts and servicing existing accounts. Personally counseled with customers and designers to determine the exact line of products needed. Buying, receiving and inventory control for all company products.
7/1982-1/1990 Chiaramonte Plumbing, Inc./President
Plumbing subcontractor on large single and multi family tracts, retail and commercial projects and custom homes. Responsible for generating all work coming into company. Supervised all aspects of the company from bidding jobs, ordering material, inventory control, hiring subcontractors, accounting, negotiating jobs to customer service. Ran a crew of 36 employees.
1/1977-7/1982 A & J Valley Plumbing/Journeyman Plumber
Started as an apprentice in the plumbers union and worked up to journeyman. Learned all phases of plumbing including the internal operations of the company. Worked on tract homes, large customs, apartment complexes and commercial buildings.
Piedmont Hills High School, Diploma
San Jose State University, BS in Business
Contractors License Institute, Dual Licensing
INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Member of Visalia First Assembly of God and Kiwanis of Greater Tulare
Hobbies are: Cooking, Camping, Boating and Golfing
Outstanding Kiwanian award 92/93 & 93/94
Kiwanis Special award 6 times
Special Recognition Award from Tulare FFA
Special Appreciation Award from PHI KAPPA ALPHA