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Project Manager/Designer/Permit Coordinator/estimator

Location:
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801, United States
Posted:
April 16, 2010
Email:
iuhpb8@r.postjobfree.com
Contact Info:
**************@*********.***


Steven M. Horvath

Post Office Box ****

Asheville, North Carolina 28816

Home Phone: 828-***-****

Mobile Phone: 828-***-****

Email: iuhpb8@r.postjobfree.com

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

• Successfully managed and submitted permits such as PWSS, local water regulatory agencies, NCDENR-DWQ Wastewater, MSD, NCDENR-DWQ 401 Nationwide Permit, US Army Corps, NCDENR-LQ, and NCDENR-DWQ Storm water for timely approvals.

• Served as successful company representative to interact with clients to generate positive relations with developers, contractors and clients resulting in repeat and referral business.

• Highly effective leadership, communication, motivational and inspirational skills, which led through the years a 90% or better retention ratio and promotion into design and management positions.

• Honored to have been considered the “Customer Come First” liaison resolving customer difficulties in an expedient and tactful manner.

• Innovative and creative in troubleshooting the unexpected.

• Progressed from geological field and lab testing technician to Engineering Field Representative to Engineering Designer/Project Manager/Permit Coordinator.

• Selected by the office manager and company vice president to nurture young interns and assist with company computers and office network.

• Led diverse, cross-functional teams in the fulfillment of corporate productivity, quality and bottom-line objectives.

• Possess strong communication, rapport with regulatory agencies and meticulous in performance and presentation of design calculations and engineering design to nearly a 90% success rate in the initial design submittal.

• Possess strong commitment to team environment dynamics with the ability to contribute expertise and follow leadership directives at appropriate times.

• Consistently provided sound and affordable designs to clients to generate repeat clientele.

• Exceeded established department expectations through development/implementation of best practices to increase employee output, communication of corporate objectives and introduction to innovative methods to become more efficient and prosperous.

• Collaborated with key members of corporate personnel to develop and implement improved computer and cad standards to improve the finished product.

• Lead designer and project manager in the Site Development Department (Commercial, Institutions and residual infrastructure utility, storm drainage, road and erosion/sediment).

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

VAUGHN & MELTON CONSULTING ENGINEERS, INC., Asheville, North Carolina 28801

Project Manager/Permit Coordinator/Information Technology Assistant (Civil Engineer Intern) (Aug 2006-Nov 2009)

(Laid off due to corporate and branch office restructuring)

CAVANAUGH & ASSOCIATES, P.A. Asheville, North Carolina 28801

Sr. Site Development Designer and Project Manager/Permit Coordinator/Information Technology Manager (Civil Engineer Intern) (Aug 2004-May 2006) (Dismissed due to restructuring of branch office)

ARCADIS G&M, Greenville, South Carolina

Sr. Civil Designer/Asst. Project Manager (Civil Engineer Intern) (Jun 2002-Feb 2004) (Laid off due to corporate and branch office restructure of personnel and removal of civil department)

PESTERFIELD ENGINEERING, P.A. Asheville, North Carolina 28801

Office Manager, Project Manager/Civil Designer/Permit Coordinator/Information Technology Manager (June 2000-March 2002) (Dismissed due to restructure of personnel due to company economics)

McGILL & ASSOCIATES, P.A. Asheville, North Carolina 28801

Engineering Cad Technician/Civil Designer (1991-2000)

SOUTHEASTERN A/E/P, Asheville, North Carolina 28801

Computer Manager and Sr. Engineering Technician for Government contracts

BARGE, WAGGONER, SUMNER & CANNON A/E/P Knoxville, Tennessee

Sr. Project Field Coordinator-Liaison Manager, Cad Technical Engineer & Designer

SYMONS CORPORATION/PATENT SCAFFOLDING Los Angeles, CA.

Sr. Designer and Engineer Assistant

CITY OF AKRON ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT (Co-Op Program) Akron, Ohio

Field Construction Observer/Lab and Field Technician

UNITED PARCEL SERVICE (Christmas Seasonal) New Philadelphia, Ohio

Route Driver (Package Delivery/Pickup)

ARMED FORCES

UNITED STATES NAVY, USS NIMITZ (CVN-68) Norfolk, Virginia

U.S. Military Intelligence

OCS Candidate

Honorably Discharged

EDUCATION

Pellissippi State Community College Knoxville, TN

Civil Engineering and Computer Design (Completion: 1989)

Phi-Theta-Kappa National Member (GPA 3.9)