Experience in project budgeting for small to large construction projects. Extensive experience in drafting, construction
document creation, estimating and project management. Knowledgeable in various drafting practices and CAD
platforms. OSHA 30 hr training, Hazwoper 40 hr training. Licensed Asbestos removal in: Iowa, North Dakota, South
Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Missouri, and Kansas.
AutoCAD for Architects, AutoCAD 2D &3D, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point), Microsoft
Project, and Adobe Acrobat
Project Supervisor February 2014 to CurrentHORSLEY SPECIALTIES － Rapid City, SD
Supervising multiple person crews.
Maintaining daily project logs, and documentation.
Responsible for building containment areas for the removal of asbestos, mold and lead.
Following Strict EPA, OSHA, and Department of Health Standards for the abatement of Hazardous materials.
Organizing needed materials and equipment for jobs.
Estimator/ Designer July 2013 to January 2014IVERSON CONSTRUCTION － Sturgis, SD
Responsible for meeting with prospective clients and prepare estimates on their projects.
Working with clients on custom house plans, making modifications to their selected plans.
Ordering materials for projects and scheduling delivery.
Soliciting quotes from subcontractors and scheduling their trade work on jobs.
Estimator/ Project Manager March 2009 to July 2013JONES CAULKING & TUCK POINTING/ FIRESTOP SOLUTIONS － Sioux Falls, SD
Responsible for estimating caulking, tuck-pointing and firestopping projects for bid.
Inspect buildings for maintenance issues and reporting them to owners and giving estimates to owners for repair.
Prepared submittals for projects.
Selected correct firestopping systems required for project applications.
Conduct on site firestopping inspections and recommending proper systems to bring fire rated assemblies up to code.
Successfully bid $650,000 to $1.5 Million worth of projects each year.
Draw field conditions for the creation of engineering judgments for firestopping applications.
Building Systems Designer May 2006 to February 2009POET DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION － Sioux Falls, SD
Administering the Architectural, Firestopping and Field Applied Coating contracts, with an annual budget of 6-9 MM.
Coordinated arrival of building materials from vendors for construction.
Scheduled sub-contractors and coordinated arrival on site.
In charge of developing construction documents, bid packages and reviewing of bids and selecting contractors.
Instrumental in the redesign of the Administration and Process Office providing a 15% cost reduction on the larger 115 ethanol plant design.
Successfully re-negotiated the furniture contracts for the last four projects resulting in a savings of 50k per project.
Civil Drafting Technician January 2005 to April 2006BANNER ASSOCIATES INC － Brookings, SD
Responsible for manipulating survey information in the development of project subdivisions, ALTA Land surveys, cross section and profile development for utility placement and upgrade.
Creating construction documents for water/waste treatment plants.
Architectural/structural/mechanical layout of construction documents.
Worked on survey team to gather data Lewis and Clark Regional Water system, MCWC, and City of Parker.
Draftsman January 2003 to November 2004INSTITUTIONAL SERVICES － Sioux Falls, SD
Developed industrial and restaurant kitchen and service drawings to aid in the placement of cooking equipment.
Produced interior elevations showing the finishes and design elements of restaurants, design features of custom millwork, and stainless steel equipment.
Responsible for maintaining CADD computers and ordering computer equipment for drafting department, and instillation and configuring software.
Cad Technician November 1998 to January 2003GAGE BROTHERS CONCRETE PRODUCTS － Sioux Falls, SD
Responsible for the creation of shop drawings and production drawings for Structural and Architectural precast/prestressed concrete products.
Projects ranged from small residential to multi-story office buildings.
Made recommendations on the purchase of drafting hardware and software, instillation and maintenance of AutoCAD on cad computers and customization of AutoCAD.
Developed time saving procedures for the production of shop tickets, worked on setting up standard cad details library, and wrote Excel programs to aid in the bidding of projects.
Education and Training
B.S : INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY, December 1998Black Hills State UniversityINDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY
DRAFTING : December 1998Black Hills State University
3D, Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, AutoCAD 2, budget, cad, hardware, contracts, cooking, Draw, cost reduction, clients, delivery, Department of Health, documentation, drafting, estimating, features, layout, materials, mechanical, Excel, Microsoft Office Suite, Office, Outlook, Power Point, Microsoft
Project, Word, Organizing, reporting, scheduling, Supervising, upgrade