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Project Manager Construction

Cincinnati, Ohio, 45245, United States
May 24, 2010

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John Timmerding

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Cincinnati, OH 45245



Seeking a challenging position in the construction management field in

either pre-construction services, project management or operations.

Key Skill Sets:

Successful team player who has lead multifunctional teams from concept to

delivery with a consistent tract record of on time and within the budget

parameters of the project.

Work Experience

2008 - Present Derek Engineering of Ohio Inc. Construction


Pre-Construction Manager

> Pre-Construction Manager responsible for all bidding, scheduling and

contract negotiations with subcontractors on all projects.

> Construction Manager for tenant finish projects.

> Wrote both owner and subcontractor contracts.

> Managed project P&L as well as budgets.

> Provided construction services for YUM Brands, Five Guys, Darden and

City Barbeque. Provided build-out services for Once Upon a Child and

Minuteman Press.

> Construction managed budgets up to $1 million. Bid projects from

$500,000 up to $5,000,000.

2007 - 2008 WD Partners Senior Estimator

Reg. Manager, Construction

> Implemented new Timberline Estimating software and developed new

construction cost database.

> Developed Conceptual through bid estimates and budgets for various

clients like Home Depot, Circuit City, Travel Centers of America as

well as a wide range of other "Big Box", petroleum and fast casual

restaurant chains.

> Provided construction management and administration to several larger

clients like Whole Foods, Wal-Mart, Circuit City, Home Depot where we

managed conceptual estimates, bid process, change order process and

close out process.

> Provided construction services to McDonald's for one of their largest

national construction projects being personally responsible for the

completion of the Dayton, Cincinnati and Lexington markets. The

combined beverage initiative was to be constructed in over 14,000

locations nationwide with WD Partners handling the architecture and

construction management for the Ohio region and 700 locations.

2005 - 2007 K4 Construction Pre-Construction Manager

> Managed the pre-construction department raising the construction

division's yearly revenue from $7 million in 2005 to an anticipated

$24 million in 2007.

> Developed policy and procedures for both the construction division as

well as internally for the pre-construction department.

> Implemented new Timberline software and developed new construction

database for pre-construction department.

> Responsible for hard bids, design-build and conceptual budgets for

several brands including retail, financial institutions, restaurants,

developments, tenant improvements, medical, institutional facilities

acting as a liaison between K4 and the client often suggesting and

implementing various value engineering ideas.

> Interacted on a daily basis with K4 Architecture to deliver the

client's project on time and in budget by initiating kick-off

meetings, progress meetings, closeout meetings and value engineering.

1998 - 2005 Deerfield Construction Senior


> Hard bid, negotiated, design-build projects ranging from 1 million to

21 million dollars. Bid over 258 million dollars worth of work.

> 2004 40% success rate on bid projects (127 projects bid)

2003. 38% success rate on bid projects (118 projects bid)

. National average is around 15 - 20%

> Timberline Office (Buyout, Project Manager, Estimating)

> Suretrack scheduling (Primavera)

> Paydirt, Timberline cut & fill

> Successfully negotiated with subcontractors on numerous projects to

create positive buyout (typically 5% or greater)

> Created and implemented several estimating procedures that we

currently use today: Post Bid De-Briefings, Project Comparison

Spreadsheets, Project Call Sheets, Sub Database, Bid Forms, Timberline

Assemblies, Timberline Buyout, Timberline Project Manager


1985 - 1987 Eastern Kentucky University

1987 - 1990 Northern Kentucky University

(Working On) Bachelor or Science Degree in Communications

1992 - 1994 Cincinnati Technical College

Associates Degree in Technical Writing


John Miologos VP - WD Partners 614-***-****

Pat Lance CDS Architecture 513-***-****

Doug Smith Director - WD Partners 614-***-****

Jeff Klump President - K4 513-***-****

David Noell VP - K4 513-***-****

. Additional references available upon request

Project / Client List

Derek Engineering

Darden Once Upon a Child

Five Guys Burgers & Fries Minuteman Press

YUM Brands Advance Auto

Plasma Care Sonic Drive-In

City Barbeque

Deerfield Construction

Outback Steakhouse

Longhorn Steakhouse

Ruby Tuesday


Red Robin

Capital Grille

Buca Di Bepo





Fifth Third Bank

Key Bank

Union Bank

Oak Hills Bank

Towne & Country Banks

Superior Federal Credit Union

NCB Banks

CBRE - Various Projects

Bearcreek Capital - Various Projects



Flavor Systems

National College

Neyer Properties - Various Projects

Goddard Schools

WD Partners

The Home Depot Kohl's

Circuit City Staples

Walmart Bank of America

GAP National City Banks

Fazoli's Rite Aid

Golfsmith Limited Brands

TA of America Starbucks

BP Abuelo's

Price Chopper Eat N' Park

Albertsons Promo West - Columbus, OH

Benihana Promo West - Pittsburgh, PA

Best Buy HMS Host

Exxon Mobile McDonald's

New Balance Steak N Shake

Safeway - Citrine Whole Foods

Safeway - The Market

Tim Horton's



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