Results-oriented management professional with 17 years of cross-functional project experience from proposal development through project execution. Devises innovative solutions to resolve business and project challenges. Possesses excellent communication, organizational and analytical capabilities. Dedicated to developing high performance teams.
Management of complex projects
Strong communication skills
Focus on electric power transmission line and solar photovoltaic (PV) projects; development of an execution strategy for lump-sum turnkey EPC projects; analysis of existing markets for risks, contract terms and conditions, and labor strategies; development of project execution plans; establishment of construction partner joint venture; management of proposal team through the estimate, proposal and management approval process.
Schedule development and reviews; estimate development; coordination and fulfillment of project staffing needs; execution planning; establishment of job site construction schedule, processes, and procedures; coordination between home office engineering and site construction groups; client interface and presentations.
Ensure safe execution of the Extended Power Uprate (EPU) project in accordance with the project schedule; direction of work activities; prioritization and management of critical path activities; coordination of Bechtel activities with client management team and other contractors; communication of work activity status to EPU and client management; lead plan of the day and schedule update meetings.
Management of issue resolution; coordination with client groups, communication of project progress and status, lead cross-discipline human performance investigations and corrective action program resolutions; participation in horizontal and vertical schedule reviews; coordination of planning efforts for field engineering, procurement, contracts, construction and project controls for modification projects; interface with the customer on design engineering, procurement, and scope issues; development and coordination of a procurement support group in the home office.
Supervision of Black Belts and Black Belt Candidates; management of Six Sigma budget; completion of process improvement projects; training and development of Black Belts, Champions, and Yellow Belts; coordination of staffing with projects and functional departments; development and maintenance of strategic gap analysis; development and implementation of Six Sigma processes, procedures and infrastructure; support of corporate initiatives and committees.
Development and maintenance of Civil Engineering schedule and action items; preparing specifications; coordinating with clients, other disciplines and Civil staff; preparation and verification of procedures, technical specifications, design calculations, drawings, subcontract documentation, and feasibility studies.
Origination and checking calculations, drawings, design change packages and specifications for permanent plant structures; evaluating structural adequacy of existing structural steel and concrete; technical oversight of alternative rebar splice evaluation including coordination with Idaho National Laboratory, inspecting and evaluating splice manufacturers, and purchasing testing equipment; review of Construction work packages and vendor submittals; supporting on-site geotechnical studies; and presenting to the client.
Plan and host the Women in Nuclear regional conference at the Bechtel office; coordination of plenary and breakout sessions; organization of meetings on Capitol Hill with DOE officials, Congressman, and Senators to discuss current nuclear industry issues; development of talking points for Capitol Hill meetings.
Engineering technical support to construction personnel; disposition of change request documents; incorporation of approved changes into design documents; coordination of design changes with the client.
Design of steel decks, platforms, steam generator support stands, steam generator disposal containers, concrete building, pile foundations, concrete equipment foundations, masonry walls; calculations for haul route, structural adequacy of existing structures, and protection of underground equipment; developing and checking drawings, design change packages, specifications, material requisitions, purchase memorandums, and construction procedures, review of vendor documents and drawings; interfacing with the Corps of Engineers and local government agencies.
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