ObjectiveI am seeking employment for estimating new construction and or project manager for renovations, new construction and or facilities maintenance. I will work on contract or as a direct employee. I have diversified experience in developing and managing a unique variety of projects in a wide geographical area. I have managed and completed projects successfully, within schedules and generally with significant cost savings for my clients. I am familiar with AIA contract documents, applications for payments and document support spread sheets. I can develop the scopes of work for a project, prepare budgets, and cost estimates from a variety of estimating data programs or from an historical database. Being a willing listener and able to communicate ideas and directions clearly, whether to engineers, architects, designers or work crews is an asset to my credentials. My employment with other companies has always been an asset to the business and a source of personal pride and accomplishment.
Experience1994present Chero Enterprises, Inc., West Friendship, MD 21794
Vice president and general manager
Managed operations for repair and maintenance for hotels and renovation projects on the east coast from Massachusetts to Florida.
Served as project manager and development coordinator for new projects. Developed and coordinated architects, engineers and sub contractors.
Performed site inspections on chain hotels between New Hampshire and South Carolina to identify maintenance issues and prepare costs for annual budgets and emergency projects.
Organized and managed offsite crews for statewide hurricane damages on 25 properties in Florida and gulf coast.
Performed design and build services for new construction and interior build out projects.
19871994 SASCO INC. Ellicott City, MD 21043 President
Sales and estimating for site improvements (concrete, asphalt, seal coatings pavement marking and various repair projects) to municipalities, property management and hospitality management companies. Day to day management of field crews and subcontractors
19781987 N S PAVCO Beltsville, MD 20705 Vice President of Construction
Managed daily field construction operations for 16 crews, including equipment, transportation, service, maintenance and purchasing.
Managed field operations of market increase that expanded from 35 employees up to 210 employees.
Contract sales representative and estimator with personal annual gross sales of 4 million.
19701978 Corson and Grumman Co. Washington D. C. Purchasing agent and yard supply Superintendent
Re-organized purchasing and yard distribution system to supply all outside construction operations of Bridge construction, Metro rail and tunneling, Concrete and Paving Divisions.
Developed concept, design and fabrication on specialized equipment for concrete form imprint paving for embankments and slopes.
Developed concept, design for specialized drilling equipment for metro rail placement. Engaged with the mechanical engineer to fabricate and deliver the equipment.
19671970 Virginia Underground Construction, Fairfax, VA.
President and manager of utility pipeline and concrete construction for private, commercial and municipal projects in Virginia and Maryland.
1964 1967 Vice President of Lynch Construction, Inc. Springfield, VA
Managed operation of gravel and stone quarry and landfill reclamation.
Managed day-to-day maintenance operations for Springfield Shopping Center properties and extensive retail and commercial properties in Northern and Central Virginia. Worked with the owner, civil engineer, to survey and lay out sub division streets and lots for projects in Fairfax Co. and in Stafford Co, Va.
1962 1964 Capital Hilton Hotel, staff assistant to Chief Engineer
Duties included dispatch guests service requests; manage engineering office work, department purchasing and distribution, department payroll. Worked on an as needed basis with production operations as lighting operator for special events and shows.
Education1960 High School Graduate, Marion Senior High School, Marion, NC 19601962 Marion College of Commerce Marion, NC Two year Associate Degree, Accounting and Business Administration.
1964 George Washington University, Extension. Critical Writing
1966 Employee Management & Supervision course, Fairfax Co. Adult Ed
1975 University of Chicago Extension, NY. Purchasing and Distribution
Military1959-1965 US Army Reserve. Infantry, Honorable discharge
ReferencesReferences from hospitality management companies, hotel managers, engineers, Architects, property management companies and sub contractors. Available upon request
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