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Project Manager

Eugene, Oregon, 97402, United States
May 31, 2017

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Michael A. “Mike” Creager, P.E.

***** ******* **** ******, ** 97437

Cell: 541-***-****


Motivated, personable professional with a successful track record of profitable Construction Management and a thorough understanding of solid business practices. 30 years of extensive construction experience, including field supervision/craft coordination, strict enforcement of safety procedures, successful cost/schedule/contracts execution and exceptional client/municipality relations. Background includes cursory understanding of LEED construction elements and their mitigation of environmental impact.


06/2015 to 06/2016: Scientific Research Corporation

Atlanta, GA / Suriname, South America

Project Controls Engineer

New U.S. Embassy Project Value ~ $140 million

Construction and Change Order Management.

Construction project scheduling review, continuous inspection, problem analysis and resolution.

Support on-site U.S. State Department / Project Director in managing work performance by prime contractor.

Perform work scope and cost management, project close-out documentation and administration.

05/2013 to 02/2014: M+W Group (Formerly M+W Zander)

Chandler, AZ

CSA Construction Manager

Intel – Semiconductor FAB Project Value ~ $200 million

Perform design review / value engineering analysis.

Perform contract bidding, negotiation, preparation and administration.

Oversee field supervision and change-order management.

Perform cost and schedule management, project close-out documentation and administration.

Continual interface with local building officials and fire marshal to insure successful final building turnover.

08/2011 to 03/2013: Louis Berger Group

Boundary, Washington

Construction Manager / Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Project Value ~ $12.5 million

Perform field construction management, overall construction inspection, quality assurance oversight and engineering technical support of construction associated with new port-of-entry buildings on the Washington/Canadian border.

Perform complete equipment/material submittal review, change order verification, as well as project cost and schedule oversight and project billing audits.

Provide daily/weekly/monthly progress reports to CBP and Department of Homeland Security.

Monitored construction materials installation and disposal operations for adherence to contract-required LEED compliance.

Michael A. “Mike” Creager, P.E.

12/2009 to 03/2011: Louis Berger Group

U.S. Air Force Military Base - Shindand, Afghanistan

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Air Force Center for Engineering and Environment Project Value ~ $12 million.

Perform supervision, inspection, field construction management, quality assurance oversight and

home-office engineering support of construction associated with (15) major buildings – Military

Barracks, Vehicle Maintenance, Ammunition Bunkers, Weapons Vaults, Detention Facilities,

Communication Center and General Storage Facilities.

Perform complete equipment/material submittal reviews, change order verification, as well as project cost and schedule oversight and project billing audits.

Provide mentoring of Means, Methods and Code expertise to local Afghanistan contractors.

Provide equipment commissioning oversight and preparation of associated successful reports.

Maintain continuous communication with AFCEE Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR)

regarding status of project workmanship, prime contractor’s adherence to design document & specifications and corrections required of any deficiencies noted with the aforementioned.

08/2000 to 11/2008: Hynix Semiconductor Manufacturing America

Eugene, Oregon

Projects Manager - Facilities Department

Successfully managed cost, schedule, contracts and manpower for all major/minor additions and modifications to building and site infrastructure, outsourcing work to major mechanical and general contractors. Scope of responsibility included value-engineered design review, contract bidding and negotiation, change-order review, progress-payment review/approval, and project close-out. Managed $10-$20 million annual construction budget.

Successfully managed cost, schedule and manpower for rigging, installation hook-up and turnover of all wafer-fabricating tools and equipment, outsourcing some work for major tools to mechanical and general contractors, and, supervising other tool work with in-house Facilities technicians. Managed an additional annual installation budget of $5-$15 million.

Reviewed independent architectural design drawings/calculations of Facility building modifications for practicality and constructability.

Wrote, managed and enforced construction contracts, material purchase orders, work scope descriptions, project schedules and budgets; oversaw preliminary and final designs to insure appropriate value engineering without compromising owner requirements; supervised project close-out to receive design as-builts, O&M’s, commissioning reports and final inspections.

Fostered previously established relationship with municipal building officials and inspectors to maintain productive atmosphere during times of aggressive tool and equipment installations.

10/99 to 08/2000: M+W Zander Engineering Design/Build

Santa Clara/Santa Cruz, California

CSA Construction Manager for Texas Instruments

Semiconductor FAB Expansion Project Value ~ $15 million

Performed design/build review with architect and engineers; prepared competitive bid package.

Provided bid analysis/contractor recommendations to the Program Manager.

Assisted Project Director in developing overall schedule, cost control metrics, subcontracts and administration parameters.

Worked closely with all trade superintendents coordinating daily tasks, change orders, schedule tracking, safety procedures and project as-builts.

Established trustworthy relationship with City building inspection teams during all phases of expansion and successful final close-out.

Michael A. “Mike” Creager, P.E.

10/96 to 8/99: M+W Zander Engineering Design/Build

Eugene, Oregon

CSA Construction Engineer for new Hynix Semiconductor FAB.

Project Value ~ $225 million

Managed Civil/Structural/Architectural Superintendents and trades coordinating daily tasks, engineering field issues, change orders, schedule tracking and code enforcement.

On-site civil/structural engineering coordinator for major construction activities.

Interfaced with out-sourced Civil/Structural Design Engineers of Record to insure Code-compliant construction, as well as in-house M+W Mechanical and Electrical Engineering team to successfully commission FAB support equipment.

Established solid relationship with municipal building officials, inspectors and fire marshal during all phases of construction resulting in successful close-out and certificate of occupancy.

7/85 to 7/96: Stevens Leinweber Construction Inc.

Phoenix, AZ

Project Manager

Project Values $50K to $3 million – annual volume over $5 million.

Managed turnkey out-of-ground commercial, retail, healthcare and industrial buildings as well as extensive tenant improvement construction – healthcare, retail, restaurant, and high profile commercial office space.

Design review/value engineering; contract bidding, negotiation, preparation and administration.

Supervision and change-order management; cost and schedule management; project close-out administration. My portion of profitable projects helped grow company from (6) persons in 1985 to (22) in 1996.

Education: University of Arizona – Tucson, AZ Bachelor of Science - Civil Engineering

Specialties: Possess Current Federal Top Secret Security Clearance

Affiliations: Licensed Professional Civil Engineer – California, Arizona.

Computer Skills: Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Project Schedule, Power Point, Outlook; Pro-Log Project

Summaries & Records; Exposure to and Understanding of Primavera Scheduling and Cost Management Program.

Michael A. “Mike” Creager, P.E.

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