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Project Manager Construction

Location:
New Haven, Connecticut, 06511, United States
Posted:
August 29, 2017

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PROJECT MANAGER RESUME

TODD D. HOWELL

** ***** ******

PMB 156

WALLINGFORD, CT. 06492

203-***-****

ac12o3@r.postjobfree.com

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PROFILE SUMMARY AND SKILLS

Senior Leader with 20 plus years of experience in Public Works, Environmental Health & Safety, Civil Construction and General Contracting. Highly equipped in directing all phases of project activities including road maintenance and construction, bridge maintenance, direction of engineering support, building and facility maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance, and coordination of recycling efforts.

SKILLS

•Superb management skills

•Organized and detail-oriented

•Building codes and regulations

•Permit processing

•Strong expertise in planning, design and delivery

of multi-disciplinary capital improvement program

for municipal facilities

•Project budgeting

•Cost control

•Schedule creation

•MS Office proficient

•Excellent transportation, utility and

infrastructure systems management

EDUCATION:

Completing Bachelors of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering in the spring of 2018 at the University of New Haven

EXPERIENCE: 33 YEARS OF CONSTRUCTION, FACILITIES MANAGEMET, SAFETY AND EMPLOYEE ACQUISITION AND TRAING 01-1984 to present

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER FOR NEW ENGLAND SITE AND INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT, LLC

– Present

•Directing Construction Division on all Construction projects to include Civil Construction, General Contracting, Wood Waste, Leaf, Street Sweeping Recycling and Snow Removal divisions of my company. I have a hands-on approach to all projects and manage all aspects of municipal, government and private operations. My direct scope of work includes managing all phases of city/township public works projects, including storm sewers, fleet maintenance, public municipal facilities, road maintenance, general contracting and special projects.

•Researching and executing improvements to the operation of the company, formulation of policies, and coordination of activities in accordance with general policies established by the State of CT.

•Preparing the company and project budgets, controls expenditures and approved all requisitions;

advised the General Contractor of all project activities, progress and problems resolution.

•Overseeing the budgeting, maintenance, operation, planning, engineering and construction activities designed to provide quality water, wastewater and storm drainage services to the various municipal customers.

•Planning and prioritizing the company maintenance and construction programs including evaluating the operational challenges, preparing tenders and contracts for various municipalities, state and private customers.

•Planned, organized and evaluated the work of contractors performing construction of capital improvement projects and other contract services for the each town as instructed by the Public Works Director.

•Prepared, approved and oversaw the management of division budgets of the company which include reviewing, monitoring, approving expenditures and managing resolution of budget variances during the year.

•Implemented ongoing Health, Safety and Wellness program, OSHA compliance program, and division safety program(s), Overseeing the Alcohol and Drug Testing Program.

•Ensured that the company is in continuing compliance with applicable laws and regulations, such as, but not limited to EEOC, Injury, Illness Prevention Program and ADA compliance.

•Administered the union contracts, including addressing grievances and recommending discipline. I also enforced departmental standard operating procedures including company policies, safety rules & regulations.

•Prepared detailed management reports and conducted analyses for various each project, including intradepartmental, outside regulatory agencies, contractors, and the general public.

•Prepared all Davis Bacon Certified Payrolls, filled out detailed payroll reports for union and nonunion contracts.

ENVIRONMENTAL OPERATIONS MANAGER FOR ALL WOOD WASTE, LEAVES AND STREET SWEEPING RECYCLING PER DEEP CT. REGULATIONS FOR NEW ENGLAND SITE AND INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT 01-1984 to present

01/1984 –Present

•Developed auditing and training programs, metrics, and performance measurements in line with business strategy to drive accountability and change.

•Designed and implemented onsite training and delivery system for internal employees. Resulting in hundreds of thousands of dollars in projected savings, actual savings and estimated net present value.

•Reorganized corporate engineering team to align with business units and improve service to plants, resulting in increased internal customer focus and cost savings.

•Directed Multi-Media Programs including groundwater remediation; waste management; wastewater plant operations and solvent vapor extraction systems.

•Performed investigations, site inspections to determine environmental quality impacts of proposed new sources of pollution, and proposed land use activities.

•Prepared plans, standard specifications, cost estimates, bidding procedures for a variety of public works, private construction construction and maintenance projects.

•Developed unit costs of construction and maintenance activities through an accurate cost accounting system.

•Processed forms and drawings to obtain DSL, Corps of Engineer, NMFS, ODFW and other State and County permits as well as monitored and assured timely completion of assignments.

•Obtained quotes and bids for the purchase of materials and tools as needed for each project;

I supervised the purchasing for engineering and facilities management related items.

•Produced reports and other technical papers as required for all construction projects and programs.

•Managed and ensured all work trade groups are properly guided, in close cooperation with the Project Manager, in assembling and controlling the required resources such as manpower, equipment, materials and tools.

•Oversaw the construction of 69,000 sq. foot warehouse; completed within deadline despite extensive material delays, architectural design challenges and unexpected sub-contractor union disputes.

•Implemented a catch-up schedule for an Expansion, which was already 6 months delayed, thereby reducing the delay, minimizing the liquidated damages charged to the project.

•Planned, developed and organized the construction effort to formulate the most cost-effective plan to timely completion within budget and to implement the execution of that plan.

•Inspected work in progress to ensure conformity with QA/QC specifications and requirements, Industry Codes, Standards and Procedures, and provided technical advices to resolve problems.

•Advised the Project Manager in determining and procurement of tools and materials to be delivered at specific times in order to conform to the workloads, plans and schedules.

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY COOORDINATOR RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL SAFETY TRAINING FOR OSHA, DEEP, EPA AND TRAINING FOR SAFETY FOR NEW ENGLAND SITE AND INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT 01-1984 to present

•Planned, coordinated the development, implementation, promotion and evaluation of environmental programs to effectively manage natural resources and reduced the impact of the urban environment.

•Implemented all aspects of the Environmental Health and Safety programs as it applies to the various divisions within of the companies dividions; Snow Removal, recycling facility, Transportation, Waste Management facility, Remediation job site, Emergency Response management, Abatement and Demolition job sites.

•Conducted over 100 safety training and accident prevention classes on various topics regarding worker safety programs in order to control costs; developed company loss control manual and emergency services protocol.

•Inspected all sites and garages, workshops and construction projects during Internal Environmental Compliance Assessment and Management Program (ECAMP).

•Managed base respiratory protection program for 45 personnel to ensure OSHA compliance. OSHA 30 certified, certified in Asbestos Abatement and Lead Paint Abatement.

•Supervise as many as 60 project employees, including in-house, external contractors, and sub-contractors; inspected inventories, prepared orders for private, civil and municipal projects and the refractory materials in line within the allocated budget.

•Built the detailed engineering of civil layout for the installation of Plant & machinery, construction of buildings, road grading & paving, landscaping and fencing.

•Supervised construction, operations, and maintenance activities at project site and ensured conformance to design specifications and safety or sanitation standards.

•Analyzed survey reports, maps, drawings, and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects; tested soils and materials to determine the adequacy and strength of foundations, concrete, asphalt, or steel,

•Participated in site surveys to lay out installations and establish reference points, grades, and

elevations to guide construction.

COMPLETED AND ON GOING CONTRACT WORK, CUSTOMER PROJECTS LIST, I COMPLETED OR DIRECTLY SUPERVISED THESE PROJECTS THAT RELATED TO PUBLIC WORKS, STATE MUNICIPAL PROJECTS, PRIVATE PROJECTS AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT:

01-1984 to present

Painting, interior and exterior of private, public and municipal projects, Interior Wall Repair, Sheetrock installation, Parking lot Striping & Patching, Welding & Fabrication, Equipment Rental, School Snow Plowing & Sanding, School Snow Relocation for the Blizzard, School Grounds Maintenance, Trash Removal at three Sites, Moving & Hauling of Schools, Leaf Hauling and Removal, Street & Road patching, Yard Waste Removal & Disposal, Scrap Tire Removal & Disposal, Street Sweeping Removal, Street Snow Plow & Removal, Street Snow Plow & Removal, Fencing Installation & Repair City Wide, Guard Rail Install & Repair City Wide, Tree Planting and Watering City Wide, Landscaping at Various Sites, Snow Plow and Removal, Rehab units at Various Sites Board Ups at Various Sites, Parking Lot Paving, Dry Well Concrete Sidewalk Repair and installation, Tree Removal Various Locations State Wide, Landscaping Various Locations, Fence Install & Repair City Wide, Log, Stump, Tree and Brush Grinding and Removal State Wide, Highway, Roadway and Bridges, Snow Plowing and Removal, Snow Plowing and Snow Removal, Curb Repair and Patching, state wide Wood waste grinding statewide, highway and various roadways snowplowing statewide

SUMMARY OF SUB-CONTRACTING PROJECTS FOR NEW ENGLAND SITE AND INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT I MANAGED AND SUPERVISED RELATING TO MUNICIPAL PROJECTS;

William Laydon Construction, Paving, Trucking and Concrete Removal at Various Projects Throughout the State and Municipalities, Water Co. & Gas Co., Water Mains and Sewer Connections, Tilcon Ct., Milling, Paving, Hauling, Sweeping, Asphalt Removal & Disposal, Gateway Terminal, New Haven, Hauling, Delivery of Salt and Sand St. Wide, White Oak Construction, Paving, Sewer Connections, Water Mains at various locations State wide, DeFelice Construction, Road Milling and Paving, Tree Removal and Small Excavation

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

•GNEMSDC of CT.

•NAACP of CT.

•Athena Award nominee for promoting women in business

•Active Volunteer, Winter Wonderland for the City of New Haven

•Small Business Development Center of New Haven

HONORS, AWARDS and ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

•US Congress Business Man of The Year

•Athena Award Nominee for promoting women in business

•State of CT. Lifetime Achievement Award for African Americans in CT. Business

•SBA Business Owner of the year nominee

•Recognized in Hard Hat Magazine for Snow Plowing Preparedness and Management

•Recognized by the Small Business Development Center of Connecticut, for my ongoing efforts in Recycling of natural Earth Products

•Businessman of the Year by the US Congress 2006

•Man of the year in Small Business by the US Congress 2005

•Hard Hat Magazine for Snow Plowing and Removal

•USPS acknowledgement for business growth

•Winter Wonderland, New Haven, CT. donating time as Santa Claus and Gifts to the children of New Haven

•PERSONAL REFERENCES

•Michael Carter, COO

•The City of New Haven, CT 06511

203-***-****

•Mayor Toni Harp,

•The City of New haven, CT. 06511

203-***-****

•Jimmy Miller

•Building Consultant

•Housing Authority New Haven

267-***-****

•Joseph Williams

•SBCD, State of CT.

860-***-****

860-***-****



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