I have many years of Project/ Construction Management experience in civil, commercial, retail, marine and the power generation fields, to include 16 years within the Wireless Telecommunications field and Mission Critical facilities. As a Facilities Project Manager, I have managed the construction activities and personnel for entire projects with budgets up to 50 million USD. My management experience includes all customer relations, design, estimating, budgeting, project scheduling, value engineering, analyzing problems and issues, developing solutions and troubleshooting. P&L Margins, personnel issues and enforcing OSHA guidelines. I have worked as a Project Manager on projects of 500+ sites that were 90% new builds such as self support towers, monopoles, guyed and stealth. I also have been assigned to a 500+ site QA representative position for Confidential in Southern Louisiana and Mississippi. I have built several Mobile Switching centers along with the tower and colocation build-outs. Other talents include site location planning, permitting, evaluation of projected building locations, site acquisition, project tracking, scheduling, geotechnical, NEPA and all related environmental and real estate issues. Also I have assembled project teams from inception as Project Manager for turn-key cell projects.
Software/Database: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, Excel, Project and Timberline and Siterra-FST
Equipment: Alcatel/ Lucent, Ericsson, Nortel and Marconi Universal Certification HVAC/R
Confidential (Project Manager) 4/12-Present
Project Manager for the build out of Confidential. Responsibilities include but are not limited to project scheduling ,tracking, customer relations, A&E oversight, project estimation, budgets and change control.
Confidential (Consultant/Contractor) 4/10 - 11/11
Facilities Project Manager for the expansion of a Confidential MSC in Pensacola Fla. Major upgrades to the electrical, HVAC, UPS Systems, stand-by Generators, auxiliary framing, cable racking, structural, fire control, security systems and fiber optics.
Consultant/Contractor 11/08 - 11/09
Consulted to a Confidential for the design and build of a 29,000 square foot MSC in Hawaii to Confidential specifications.Built the project team from inception, including all subcontractors.
Confidential (Consultant/Contractor) 1/07 - 11/08
Project Manager for the ground-up build and expansion of Mobile Switching Centers.Managed the build of 88,000 square foot MSC in Cincinnati, OH.
Responsible for building the MSCs to Confidential specifications.Work in close proximity with all vendors to include Electrical, HVAC, UPS Systems, Fire Control, Stand-by generators and all related systems included in a new switch build or reconstruction. Managed the scheduling, tracking, delivery and testing of power, telco and fiber to the sites.
Confidential (contractor) 9/06 - 1/07
Construction Manager for WiMax projects in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Confidential (contractor) 10/05 - 3/06
Construction Manager for the build out of Confidential cell sites in the Mid- Atlantic region.
Construction Project Manager
Facilities Project Manager responsible for the design and build of main transfer switches for Confidential to include 5 MSC locations in TN/AL built to Confidential specifications. Project Manager to Confidential for the build out of 22 sites and a switching center in Barbados.Reported project status to senior management and customer representatives. Established operational objectives and assignments. Implemented and enforced change control with subcontractors and customers. Projects ranged from $250,000 to $7 million, 4 states and 600 cell sites.
Senior Construction Manager
Duties included permitting, zoning, equipment, tower procurement and BTS equipment for installation. Cost estimation/ Evaluation. Set-up organization and structure to deliver aggressive cell site construction projects. Managed overall planning, staffing, organization and execution of entire construction projects.
Largest project was for Confidential in five states and over 500 tower sites.
Total Site Development
Confidential for the site development/builds of residential and commercial projects.Commercial projects included ground-up builds and renovation of Confidential. Contractor for PCS site builds for Confidential
Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist
Search and Rescue Diver
Spent extended periods of time in over 26 countries worldwide.