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Electrical Engineering Project Management

West Rutland, Vermont, United States
February 23, 2018

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Michael R. Walker, PE

** ********** ****, ***** ****, VT 05486 (C) 802-***-****


Professional engineer with hands-on experience in design, business operations, manufacturing, construction, project management, and consulting. Have a broad exposure to the requirements of both Fortune 500 and private companies, as well as consulting engineering firms. Designed and implemented electrical projects which include power distribution, building and facility infrastructure, lighting, generators, critical operations power, process control and automation. Manufacturing and operations projects include new plant design and start-up. Also, capital equipment selection and installation for cost reduction and process improvement. AREAS OF TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

o Electrical Engineering

o Project Management

o Building Infrastructure Design

o Water and Wastewater Plants

o Facility Infrastructure and Risk Assessments

o Capital Improvement Program Management

o Lighting System Design and Evaluation

o Facility and Master Planning

o Manufacturing Systems

o Construction


Project Management - Controlled the capital investment and business process, and oversaw the submission, execution, and completion of a manufacturing company’s capital project program with multiple manufacturing plants and management groups to execute a 325 project, $25M annual global capital budget. Projects included new plants, renovations, production & process equipment, distribution, laboratories, and research facilities. Pharmaceutical – Designed and managed laboratory expansions, facility renovations, equipment installation and electrical infrastructure projects for major pharmaceutical companies. Project manager and systems administrator for new, validated, facility Environmental Monitoring System. System based on Siemens Apogee software. Audit - Performed electrical audit of medium and high voltage operations to ensure establishment of appropriate work safety programs and compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations. Preformed hands-on documentation of 421,000 square feet manufacturing and warehouse electrical systems including system coordination and arc flash analysis. Critical Electrical Power - Provided electrical design for new raw water supply for two town treatment facilities. Design met new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and federal requirements for critical infrastructure security and continuity of operations in response to natural and human disturbance. Water Treatment Plant - Designed pump station and water treatment plant to increase water supply for county. Facilities were designed with a capacity of 50 mgd, with provisions for future expansion up to 100 mgd. The Lake Water Pumping Station included three 1,000-HP vertical turbine pumps (plus two future) with variable speed drives, and standby power system. The water treatment plant includes four 900-HP high service pumps (plus four future) with variable speed drives, backwash waste handling and treatment facilities, and standby power system. Sewage Treatment Plant - Provided electrical design from preliminary design through construction phases to upgrade the plant to handle a waste load allocation of 3.75-MGD design average, and updated and renovated other wastewater treatment facilities as identified by the client.

Equipment/Automation - Championed jurisdiction, development, and installation of automated system for assembly of plastic disposable medical devices. Equipment improved product output and quality and reduced 130 (86%) direct labor employees; annual savings $3.3 million. Supported 18% annual sales growth by introducing new products, processes, and technology as well as controlled and justified the division’s capital investment budget. Training - Implemented continuous improvement philosophy with Toyota Production methods in numerous plants. Introduced project mangers to PMI process and trained individuals to improve their project management skills. Michael R. Walker, PE Page 2 of 2


Lead Engineer Mylan Technologies, St. Albans, VT (2012– 2018) Senior Managing Electrical Engineer O’Brien & Gere Engineers, Syracuse, NY (2008 – 2012) Electrical Engineering Practice Leader Wilbur Smith Associates, Burlington, VT (2006 – 2008) Electrical Department Manager DuBois & King, Inc., Building Services Division, Williston, VT (2004 – 2006) President PExCon Inc., St. James, NY (2002 – 2004) Director Global Capital Planning & Mgt., Manufacturing Estee Lauder Companies, Melville, NY (1994 – 2002) Director of Facilities Engineering and Planning Estee Lauder Companies, Melville, NY (1993 – 1994) Director of Equipment Engineering Estee Lauder Companies, Melville, NY (1990 – 1993) Director of Operations Nice-Pak Products Inc., Orangeburg, NY (1989 – 1990) Vice President Operations Haband Company, Paterson, NJ (1987 – 1989) Manufacturing Manager – International Division Chesebrough-Pond’s Inc., Greenwich, CT (1985 – 1987) Manager of Engineering, Hospital Products Division Chesebrough-Pond’s Inc., Greenwich, CT (1981 – 1985) PROFESSIONAL AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATIONS

Professional Engineer: CT, MA, NH, NJ, NY, TX, VT Inactive: AL, AZ, CA,VA, DC, FL, GA, KY, LA, MD, ME, MI, NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, UT, WA, WV, WY

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional

National Counsel on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP), Lighting Certified (LC) Professional PUBLICATIONS

Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry, Volume 7, Number 3, March 1985. Business and Finance: Locating Manufacturing Facilities Abroad: A Case Study of the Decision Process. PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

– Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

– Project Management Institute (PMI)

– Illuminating Engineering Society of North American (IESNA) COMPUTER PROFICIENCY

SKM Power System Analysis

AGi32 Lighting

Microsoft Project

Microsoft Office


Microsoft Access

Siemens Apogee


MBA Dowling College, Melville, NY

BS (Electrical Engineering) University of Missouri at Rolla, Rolla, MO

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