Motivated Construction Manager highly effective at finding the best methods possible to complete exceptional construction projects. Strong knowledge of civil engineering principles and concepts. Collaborates successfully with architects, owners and construction staff to complete multi-million dollar projects.
Construction site management
General contracting professional
Microsoft Office Suite
11/2008 to Current
Cost EstimatorDFW International Airport – Dfw Airport, TX Prepares and develops
complex cost estimates services to support programming, design,
planning, procurement, and construction management of capital projects.
Provides a full range of estimating methods and procedures at each
project phase from planning through close-out. Leads a small group of multidisciplinary estimators to produce cost estimates that support
project programming, design, procurement, bidding, and construction.
Reviews estimates for accuracy, uniformity, and completeness. Plans and organizes projects/ programs
from development through completion. Coordinates with project managers,
engineers, stakeholders, contractors, vendors, and others throughout
the development of the project/program. Frequently provides project status to higher management,
project managers, engineers, and others. Provides guidance and
technical expertise on a variety of issues relating to program
construction, schedules, acquisition, and cost estimates. Implemented and assisted in
the design of a complex but functional and user friendly database to
track all requests for estimates from all departments at the airport
that allows one to instantly see status of estimates in progress and
review completed estimates with the ability to recall estimate amount,
date submitted, and special instructions attached to said estimate.
01/2008 to 09/2008
EstimatorHillwood Construction Services – Dallas, TX Prepared budgets on a variety of project types including, but not
limited to, industrial warehouses, single floor and multilevel office
buildings (both shell and tenant improvement work), retail, and hotels.
Budgets ranged in complexity from conceptual to final construction
contract schedule of values. Coordinated and managed turnover of project
from pre-construction services to operations.
08/2005 to 01/2008
Project EstimatorEMJ Corporation – Irving, TX Coordinated new projects throughout pre-construction phase. Interpreted plans
and specifications. Generated accurate take-offs. Solicited bids from
subcontractors, reviewed the bids for scope then bought out the project
completely including writing subcontracts and purchase orders. Helped
prepare the Owner's contract. Worked independently while still
frequently being able to thrive in a team environment. Team leader of
bid solicitation. Active member of task force for the integration of
new company wide project management software. Assisted with occasional
information technology assignments.
05/2004 to 07/2005
Project Manager / EstimatorInnovative Developers, Inc – Fort Worth, TX Oversaw various projects from conception to completion. Daily
supervision of field personnel and guidance through subsequent tasks.
Worked within team environment to efficiently manage projects.
Scheduled and contracted various trades. Prepared weekly project status
reports for upper management. Prepared due diligence reports. Sought
and established new subcontractor relations, while preserving and
strengthening existing subcontractor relationships. Maintained master
subcontractor bid list. Prepared conceptual budgets and modified
conceptual budgets to detailed project recaps prior to start of work.
Tracked and compared costs of projects to the budget. Provided minor
technical support. Created and maintained Excel takeoff spreadsheet.
Heavily involved in tech progression from pencil and pad to PC.
Bachelor of Science: Construction Science Texas A&M University - College Station, TX