Motivated employee of Southern California Edison (SCE) for 25+ years, hoping to further my career in Transmission and Distribution construction. Dedicated manager with 7+ years of experience in a Transmission and Distribution Construction Management. Consistently achieve goals by monitoring the scope, schedule and budget through effective project management and ability to work collaboratively with others to solve problems and overcome obstacles. Respected builder and leader of resultsoriented teamseffectively lead crossfunctional teams at all levels. Instill a shared, enthusiastic commitment to success as a key driver of company goal attainment. Lead by example and ensure the execution of project deliverables.
Work collaboratively to achieve goals on time and on budget always with Safety as the focus
07/2009 to 08/2016
Project Manager of Transmission Project DeliverySOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON － Santa Clarita Pomona, California
Manage the execution of Transmission construction Projects that are demanding, complex and required a great deal of coordination between the Owner Agent, contractors, Grid, Construction Field Forces, Grid Control Center and Regulatory Agencies.
Projects totaled in excess of $250 million.
Participated in the development of the new SCE program of Engineer, Procure, Construct (EPC) projects by developing the bid specification to ensure the project would be done at the lowest cost while maintaining quality and efficiency.
Used project management principles and techniques such as the development of a work breakdown structure, budget development, work authorization, schedule development, and crew sizing, performance measurement and analysis, funds management, spend forecasts, performance forecasts, estimates to complete, cost control and risk analysis for each project to ensure the job was successfully constructed within the project perimeters.
Developing Request for Proposals (RFP's), bid specifications, budgets, and worked closely with regulatory agencies, environmental, permitting & real properties to anticipate any Project delays.
This includes developing and monitoring the project dimensions of scope, schedule, cost, business Performance, and quality at all levels of the project.
Used my technical transmission experience to articulate the goals and outcomes between disciplines of management, engineering, construction, licensing, environmental constraints, real properties, contract administration and contract invoicing for win win outcomes.
Utilized strong oral and written communication skills to be able to present complex, technical information in simple, nontechnical terms.
Develop risk registers to manage project risk with cross function teams, in order to increase productivity, manage information and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers.
Managing a project and a full team of diverse individuals who take appropriate action, which significantly increase the chances of success.
Extensive experience working with external 3rd Party Utilities in coordination of system outages.
Demonstrated ability to follow safety protocols, safe work practices and compliance policies by having Zero OSHA Reportable incidents on the projects.
Demonstrated ability to initiate, evaluate and implement suggestions to optimize effectiveness of the organization, including the leading of process improvements and developing tools and templates by recommending alternatives or changes to complex customer specifications.
Acted as SCE representative coordinating internal departments such as: Leasing, Development, Construction, Design and Production and external entities such as local government authorities.
Responsible for management and coordination of several Transmission upgrades throughout the SCE territory.
Assisted in developing and updating Outage Sequencing, phasing plans, move programs and assist in Substation and Grid weekly planning.
Provided guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems while keeping project and company management fully informed.
Managed the tracking and analysis of project cash flow, monitoring and documenting contract compliance, and avoidance/ analysis of potential construction claims for each project to ensure project stay within budget and schedule.
08/2005 to 06/2009
PatrolmanSOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON － Visalia, California
Performed duties to maintain and repair transmission lines and equipment and troubleshoot outages.
Participated in tracking complex orders to ensure that equipment, cost and delivery objectives were met by responding to customers promptly.
Lead internal projects with crossdepartmental stakeholders, including but not limited to System Planning, Engineering, and Operations.
Performed transmission Line inspections and maintenance.
Supported various company strategic initiatives related to grid modernization and integration.
Built relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.
Identify and resolve issues related to projects, and present findings and status to management.
06/1994 to 08/2005
LinemanSOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON Lancaster － Visalia, California
Journeyman lineman maintaining, constructing and repairing transmission power lines.
Supervised groundman and apprentices.
Installed and maintained transmission lines and equipment.
Implementing SCE and Customer Safety Requirements.
Safety and Compliance Training (SCE)
Lineman Rubber Gloved Trained (RGT)
Apprentice Lineman 19891994 (SCE)