Steven R. Hildebrand, P.E.
Overview:A highly motivated, organized, results oriented professional and engaged leader with 30+ years of proven technical, leadership, oversight, and project / program management experience across diverse sectors of the construction, construction management, and construction consulting fields.
Experience:IMC Construction, Inc., Malvern, PA 2006 to 2009
Vice President of Construction Management/General Construction company specializing in the commercial, educational, retail, industrial, multi-family, healthcare and institutional markets.
Management, oversight, motivating, mentoring, and interaction of the Pre-construction/Estimating and Project Management Departments including personnel capability analysis and team assignments, project priorities establishment, contractor oversight, issues resolution, client interface, and project close-out for small and large projects.
Development and implementation of Cost Monitoring and Control system for continuous and accurate Budget oversight and management, periodic reporting of projects budget status/variance and profit projection, and developing of applications for payment.
Insured Schedule adherence and Budget and Scope compliance
Risk Management / Quality Control assurance
Profit strategies development, maintenance, and augmentation
Contract preparation, negotiations, and review
Marketing / Project Development / Proposals Preparation
Executive Committee Member
Jeffrey M. Brown Associates, Inc., Huntingdon Valley, PA 2000 to 2006
Director of Pre-Construction Services and Project Executive for Construction Management/General Construction firm specializing in commercial, retail, industrial, institutional, and residential construction.
Director of Pre-Construction Services - Management of companys Philadelphia and New York pre-construction and estimating departments providing all conceptual, GMP, design-build, and hard bid estimates. Project sizes range from $100,000 to $200,000,000+.
Project Executive Oversight, motivating, and mentoring of multiple project management teams effecting fast-track construction of new and renovation projects. Duties included contract negotiations, staff assignments, scheduling and schedule maintenance, ongoing owner and subcontractor progress meetings, cost monitoring and control, change order request evaluations, value-engineering investigations, risk management, and quality control.
Member of Executive Management Committee Established company business plan and objectives, developed employee position descriptions and associated performance criteria, authorized major company expenditures, approved / implemented company-wide systems, and evaluated, examined, and modified company procedures to maximize efficiencies and profitability and minimize risk.
The Sullivan Company, Holmes, PA - 1989 to 2000
Operations Manager and Partner of Construction Management and Consulting firm specializing in commercial and institutional construction and renovations.
Responsibilities included management of:
Marketing, project development, conceptual estimating, value engineering, architectural, mechanical, and electrical systems review and design / build specification preparation, systems engineering, negotiations, staff and team assignments, scheduling, budget oversight, construction problem solving, risk management, and contract administration from inception through completion for new construction and major renovations including historical properties.
Loan Servicing and Construction Consulting for major national and international lenders. Services included project development review and budget verification, property condition surveys and reports, establishing capital improvement and deferred maintenance requirements, code analysis, construction monitoring and payment requisition approval, construction auditing, and ongoing advisory services. Project construction value serviced was in excess of $1 billion.
Waterfront Corporation, Philadelphia, PA 1984 to 1989
Vice President of Operations managing commercial diving and marine construction company.
J.E. Brenneman Company, Philadelphia, PA 1979 to 1984
Senior Project Manager for marine and land pile installation and wharf construction projects.
Education:The Pennsylvania State University Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Cum Laude
Registered Professional Engineer Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware