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Construction Quality

Location:
Springtown, Texas, 76082, United States
Posted:
August 28, 2017

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JIMMY D. MASON

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Springtown, TX 76082 ac11mq@r.postjobfree.com

Summary

More than 24 years of business ownership experience as a General Contractor involving both residential and commercial projects produced an expanding clientele base with a quality product by making tough choices. Additionally, by mentoring and training the staff, they were taught and motivated to elevate their performance and increase customer satisfaction. Efforts to minimize errors, minimize waste and motivate under-performers contributed to enhanced productivity while cultivating a shared vision from all stakeholders. Effectively managing multiple projects simultaneously by coordinating and supervising construction activities and personnel and adapting to changing circumstances, speaks to critical thinking skills, decision-making ability and determination demonstrated through leadership.

The most recent experience involves a large commercial construction firm. This position has been defined by the ability to schedule subcontractors and oversee their performance to keep the project on track and built according to specifications. This experience also has included monitoring the project budget to ensure profitability.

This work history has produced a highly experienced professional able to maintain an attention to detail. An organized, self-motivated individual who has earned trust and recognition through a proven record of achievement that brings a company or public policy programs from just an idea to fruition. Each position has confirmed the capacity to be a strategic problem-solver with abilities to work across all levels of an organization and uncover ways to reduce costs and produce quality results through streamlined processes, automating of processes, cost negotiation and controlling labor costs to achieve the goal.

Experience

Project Manager at Bredow Constructors

March 2016 to Present

•Oversight of multiple construction projects including planning, directing, and coordinating activities

•Assist with management in delivery of quality product on-time and on-budget

•Assist with development of project design, selection of materials, and value engineering

•Participate in activities leading up to construction including permitting, pre-construction meetings, reviewing plans, preparing material take-offs, assisting with acquisitions and qualifying of bids, and consulting in job buy outs for materials and sub-contractors

•Developing and maintaining successful relationships with clients, subcontractors, vendors, architects, and other involved parties

•Ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal regulations

Projects:

General Merchandise Building at Stemmons/ Dallas, TX $90,000

Commercial Building Loop 820/ Fort Worth, TX $168,200

Trinity Plaza Shopping Center/ Carrollton, TX $1,200,000

Trinity Valley Shopping Center/ Carrollton, TX $1,700,000

Superintendent at Joe Funk Construction

March 2015 – March 2016

•Oversee all aspects of projects with full responsibility for completing construction on time while maintaining quality and safety standards.

•Highly capable of reading and creating estimates, budgets, building plans and blueprints.

•Extensive experience in the management of new construction and renovation projects for large companies and commercial and ISD projects.

•Negotiate with subcontractors to perform specialized work and collaborate with multiple groups to maintain tight schedules.

Projects:

Long Middle School – DISD/ Dallas, TX $550,000

Old Orchard Shopping Center/ Lewisville, TX $1,500,000

Sales/Owner of Better Life Solutions

March 2014 – March 2015

•Experience preparing and implementing action plans and schedules to identify specify targets and to project number of new leads and referrals through good customer relationship management.

•Develop and supervise the preparation, issuance and delivery of sales materials, exhibits and promotion programs; prepared for and attended exhibits, conferences, meeting and other local, regional and national promotional opportunities.

•Prepared paperwork to activate and maintain contract services; oversaw account services through quality checks and other follow-up; identified and resolved client concerns.

•Prepared a variety of status reports, including activity, closings, follow-up and adherence to goals; reported on special developments, information or feedback gathered through field activity.

Environmental Specialist at City of Fort Worth

February 2009 – March 2014

•Initiated and developed water conservation policies and programs through the design and implementation of policies and procedures for water conservation culminating with oversight of the irrigation policing of residential, commercial and industrial properties in Fort Worth.

•Administration of the commercial high flow toilet replacement program.

•Developed and implemented water conservation training program and associated materials related to water conservation efforts and policies for all entities in Fort Worth as dictated by the State of Texas.

•Interacted and coordinated activities and policies regarding water conservation efforts with Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) and other local, regional and statewide agencies.

General Contractor/Owner of Plumbline Construction Services

July 1985 – February 2009

•Plumbline Construction Services was started in 1985 with only one employee. The company was sold in 2009 with over 10 full-time employees and a substantial customer base.

•Extensive experience in the management of new construction and renovation projects for residential, large companies and commercial builders.

•Strong understanding of safety and building codes, regulations and inspection compliance.

•Highly capable of reading and creating estimates, budgets, building plans and blueprints.

•Oversaw all aspects of projects with full responsibility for completing construction on time while maintaining quality and safety standards.

•Direct project planning and finance with full responsibility for completing projects within budget.

•Negotiated with subcontractors to perform specialized work and collaborate with multiple groups to maintain tight schedules.

•Worked with architects to create presentations to board members and executives.

Education

Bellevue University

Master, Public Administration, 2010-2011

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Bachelor of Religious Education, Religious Education, 1993-1997

East Texas Baptist University

1982-1984



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