Patricia A. Donahue
An experienced engineering professional who has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams to new levels of success in a variety of industries and fast-paced environments. Strong technical and business qualifications with an extensive track record of more than 20 years of hands-on experience in planning, business team development, and project management. Proven ability to successfully analyze an organization\'s critical business requirements, identify deficiencies and potential opportunities, and develop innovative and cost-effective solutions to meet company goals.
William Charles Construction - Loves Park, IL
September 2005 September 2010
As Project Manager of heavy highway construction projects responsibilities included managing project schedule and budget, coordination of subcontractors, processing of pay applications, communication with project owner as well as effected private owners, monitor project progress to ensure profitability, and project safety. Special projects included assisting with develop of company operations manual, training of personnel on new accounting and project management software, development of quality control programs per owner requirements, and development of mentor-protg agreements and program.
Illinois Department of Transportation - Dixon, IL
December 1990 September 2005
District 2 Construction Engineer responsibilities included supervising over 60 inspectors completing construction projects in the 12 northwestern counties in Illinois with an average annual program in excess of $100 million and ensuring projects were completed in accordance with specifications, plans and special provisions and construction proceeded in a manner that reflected safety, mobility and convenience to the public.
Masters of Business Administration Degree, Northern Illinois University, 1995
Bachelor of Science Degree, General Engineering, University of Illinois Champaign, 1985
Professional Engineer, No. 062-050117
Skills and Specialized Training:
USACE CQM Certification
FHWA Construction Program Management
OSHA Supervisor Training and 30-Hour Training
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, Primavera, Viewpoint, and Crystal Reports