Results oriented Project Manager with 23 years of hands-on experience seeking an innovative construction company looking for a highly motivated, skilled and proficient leader.
As Project manager on North Lauderdale Fire Station #34 ($6,495,000), this state of the art facility was brought to completion within budget and ahead of schedule.
Coral Gables Museum ($5,000,000) I was the preconstruction manager/project manager for this historical renovation
Coral Reef Nursing Home addition/renovation ($4,900,000) I was preconstruction manager/project manager. Project was won by aggressive negotiations and strong leadership.
As preconstruction/project manager, lead estimator for renovations to River Reach Apartments in Naples Florida ($24,850,000) this 508 unit complex met all goals within time and budget.
Arbor Strand Commons and Pool Recreation area in Bonita Springs Florida ($1,300,000) was built in record time and below budget. I managed this successful project through completion.
Central Bark renovation ($136,000) in Metairie Louisiana was acquired through my efforts and the project was brought in under budget and within the customers time frame.
Dots Diner addition and renovation ($127,000) in Kenner Louisiana contained special challenges since the restaurant didnt shut down during the construction process. Project was on time and within budget.
Core curriculum based on business management and construction. 90 hours accumulated
Colleges attended: Northwestern State University, Louisiana State University, University of South Louisiana, State University of New York, and Palm Beach Community College.
YEARS OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
GBA Project Manager/Estimator Nationwide Company (12 States)
Louisiana Commercial Contractor New Orleans, Louisiana
EPCO Construction Commercial Project Manager/Estimator/BD New Orleans, Louisiana
Dooley Mack Commercial Contractors Florida Project Manager/Estimator
Lennar Director Florida
GL Construction Construction Manager Florida _______________________________________________
The above chronological employment list spans approximately 10 years. A list of other employers includes: Trinity Building Group, Naples FL, JRB Construction Group, Bonita Springs, and US Home Corporation, Naples FL. I also taught high school level Building Trades in Alexandria, LA and New Iberia, LA. I was a store manager for 84 Lumber in New Iberia, LA.
I am highly experienced with all Microsoft Office Suite products including: Excel, Word, Power Point, Project, Viso, Publisher and Outlook. I have experience with Prolog and Suretrack software. I have worked extensively with UDA Construction Suite (estimating and project management software.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
With extensive knowledge of turn-key commercial new construction and renovation, I am: Extremely well versed in the processes and procedures of all construction phases; Have direct experience with budgets, buy-outs and materials ordering; Owner, Architect, Contractor (OAC) meetings; Bonding; Public bids; RFIs; Plans and Specifications; Technical Details; Architect sample tracking methods and big picture planning
With over 23 years of management experience in construction, I bring to the table, a comprehensive package of successes. I know what works and what doesnt. I have worked in the business development realm, securing millions of dollars of contracts. I am a contract specialist; reading and discerning the validity of agreements. I have owned businesses. Experiencing the direct effects of how the construction industry works has lent itself to producing a well rounded view of the general contractors needs, and has taught me the discipline to provide the best possible service to those Ive been employed by