Over eleven years experience as an Assistant Project Manager/Project Engineer working for Retirement Developers on ground up communities and tenant improvements. Over 8 years experience working for General Contractors in the area on church remodels, condominiums, concrete tilt-up retail, assisted living, hospitals and hotels.
Buy-out & Purchasing, Submittal Processing, Design Clarifications RFIs & ASIs, Quality Control, Punch Inspections/Lists, O & M Manuals, Subcontracts, Purchase Agreements, Purchase Orders, Owner Change Estimates, Owner Billings, Drafting (by hand), Scheduling, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook
Construction Project Engineer (Retirement Developer) Era Living, Seattle, WA. November 2001 -
November 2008. Duties included for ground up retirement communities: Submittal review, purchasing and scheduling of Owner supplied appliances and trash compactors, attending Project Meetings, coordination of RFI and ASI responses with Architect and posting, punch list inspections and follow up to completion. Checking O & M Manuals for completeness and adding Owner supplied items. Overseeing General Contactor for complete residing of retirement community. Oversaw Tenant Improvements at retirement communities.
Assistant Project Manager - TOBB Construction Company, Seattle, WA. September 2000 - September 2001. Wrote RFIs and kept log, kept log of COPs, Subcontractor Change Orders, posted drawings, compiled Operations and Maintenance Manual, took and logged jobsite photographs, light demo. Compiled O & M Manuals for each condominium at Dayton Court.
Assistant Construction Manager/Construction Assistant - Leisure Care, Seattle, WA. February 1996 - April 2000. Reviewed submittals for the owner of retirement communities, scheduled delivery of appliances and other owner items, numbered apartments, and finalized signage package. Punched buildings, helped finalized certificate of occupancy issues with City. Was Construction Manager on Phase 2 of Brittany Park. Oversaw Retirement Community Tenant Improvements of sprinkler system, e-call, and remodeling for licensing. Duties also included Property Management for the two buildings owned by Leisure Care. These duties included overseeing the Tenant Improvements for Leisure Care, Schwartz Brothers Offices, and Wattenbarger Architects.
Project Engineer - S.D. Deacon Corporation of Washington, Bellevue, WA. May 1995 to December 1995. On site Project Engineer whose duties included coordination of steel shop drawings with supplier and erector, RFIs, and buyout. Owner cost proposal, Owner change orders and subcontractor change orders.
Project Engineer - SDL Corporation (Now McCarthy with no local offices). July 1994 - March 1995. On site Project Engineer whose duties included: Reviewing submittals, writing RFIs, buyout, supervision of some of the support staff, and estimating.
Project Assistant - Lumpkin, Inc., Seattle, WA. January 1994 - July 1994. Provided assistance to Project Manager building tribal school. Responsible for Certified Payroll paperwork, constructed forms, filed, telephone back up at lunch.
Project Engineer/Assistant Project Manager - W.G. Clark Construction Co., Seattle, WA. June 1991 to May 1993. Duties included: Owner billings and subcontractor change orders. Final Owner cost proposal for one of the projects. Buyout, subcontracts, and purchase orders. Coordinated with superintendent and subcontractors as well as Owner and Architect. Running Owner Meetings, checked submittals, wrote Owner change orders, and subcontractor change orders. Responsibilities included drawing construction schedule and updating on Primavera.
Project Engineer, Project Assistant, Member of the R & H Safety Committee. Recipient of Outstanding Service Award for1989 - R & H Construction Co. (Lynnwood Office now closed) Portland, OR. October 1987 - May 1991. Duties included: tracking subcontractor lien releases, insurance certificates, and licenses. Processed purchase Orders and invoices with light clerical. Subcontractor log tracking payment and change orders. Processed submittals, worked on buyout and purchasing, and assisted in preparing subcontracts. Change estimates for extensive unit changes and subcontractor change orders. Coordination of DCVRs, preparing change estimates, purchase orders, buyouts and purchasing. Assisting in preparing concrete panel drawings. Coordinated completion of warranty and punch list items.
BS Building Construction, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 1986.
Associates of Applied Sciences (Architecture Technology), Purdue University, Hammond, IN 1983. Worked toward BS in Construction Engineering Technology before transferring to the UW.
References: Available upon request.