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Manager Maintenance

Covina, CA
September 29, 2018

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John D. Shay

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Proactive, Technically Proficient Facilities Area Manager recognized for energetic collaboration

and team building, Creating and maintaining loyal business and vendor relationships, solid work

ethic and passionate about leading teams and satisfying the needs of the client.

Increased Revenue by self-performed maintenance and managing work beyond scope and reduced

overtime. Ambitious, Professional, always willing to learn and take on additional responsibility.

Employment History:

Company / Location: C&W Services / Greater Los Angeles area

Dates: 2007- September 2017

Position Held: Area Manager

Responsibilities: Area manager in charge of all Maintenance, for Mercedes-Benz southern California Corporate facilities.

Tasked with oversight of preventative and corrective Maintenance, keeping track of work order assignments and completions with the aid of a CMMS.

Drafted monthly maintenance and activity reports that were provided to the client.

Managed, identified, hired, developed and recognized technical staff.

Provided and conducted daily, weekly and annual safety meetings.

Oversight of Budgets for maintenance and capital expenditures.

Developed and planned for future budgets.

Sought out and qualified vendors and contractors, ensuring company and client liability requirements were met and maintained.

Managed Capital projects from inception to completion.

Inspected and organized repairs to fire sprinkler and fire pump systems, building security systems, HVAC systems, paint and body shops, high volume tunnel car wash with reclaim and R.O. systems and in ground conveyor, compressed air systems, dock doors and levelers, fuel islands and storage tanks.

Managed all in-house maintenance and service contracts including Janitorial contracts and crews.

Tracked, recorded and reported all EPA and AQMD information to the client.

Tracked all maintenance activities for ISO compliance.

Traveled as needed for training, meetings and assignments.

Company / Location: Shay Enterprises / Covina, Ca.

Dates: 1999-2007

Position Held: Owner / Operator

Responsibilities: Owner of a successful, private Regional Transportation Company; specializing in overseas and 53 foot, dry-van containers, as well as custom transportation of specialty items throughout California and Nevada.

Company / Location: FedServ Industries, Inc. / Pasadena, Ca.

Dates: 1997-1999

Position Held: Chief Engineer / Engineering Manager

Responsibilities: Administration of preventative maintenance contract at Pasadena Courthouse and Social Security Administration Office. Full managerial responsibility for 157,000 square foot office building including operation of 160 ton water-cooled centrifugal chillers; maintenance and repair of all low pressure air handling systems, low pressure fire tube boilers, DDC and pneumatic controls; and supervision of motor control centers, air compressors and power generators. Management of maintenance staff’s schedule and duties in compliance with an efficient, contractual budget for each month of the fiscal year.

Company / Location: Gates, Hudson & Associates / Fairfax, Va.

Dates: 1988-1997

Position Held: Chief Engineer

Responsibilities: Management of daily operations for a 212,000 square foot office building and warehouse in Northern Virginia. Operation and maintenance of air-cooled and water-cooled chillers of up to 400 tons (including centrifugal and screw chillers); hot-water, low-pressure fire tube boilers up to 70 horse power; hydronic heat pump systems; cooling towers; high pressure fan and VAV systems; and electronic and pneumatic controls. Supervision to ascertain and maintain an efficient contractual budget for each fiscal year. Service as the primary liaison between Gates, Hudson & Associates and the project’s occupant (the United States’ Central Intelligence Agency)

Company / Location: Rorer Biotechnology, Inc. / Rockville, Md.

Dates: 1987-1988

Position Held: Maintenance Specialist

Responsibilities: Management of all maintenance and repair at Rockville Maryland Facilities, (facility accommodating 40 scientists). Specialization in repair of HVAC systems, ultra-low temperature cascade systems, steam generators, walk in autoclaves, walk in cold boxes and freezers, water purification systems, CO2 systems, and large volume pumps and systems.

Company / Location: J & M Enterprises / Fairfax, Va.

Dates: 1986-1997

Position Held: Owner

Responsibilities: Operation of a successful, private contracting firm specializing in commercial repair and maintenance including HVAC units, electrical and plumbing systems, and inspections. Clients included the United States’ Central Intelligence Agency and the U. S. General Services Administration.

Company / Location: Tansco Corporation / Ponca City, Ok.

Dates: 1984-1986

Position Held: Lead Toolmaker

Responsibilities: Supervision of the tool making process for a refractory and industrial insulation materials manufacturer. Responsible for the design and construction of production dies for high-speed stamping operations; provision of technical assistance to other toolmakers; and repair and maintenance of dies and all facility machinery.


Safety & First Aid / CPR & Blood-borne pathogens / Lockout-Tagout / Electrostatic Discharge / Hazardous Materials & Chemicals / Asbestos operations and maintenance / OSHA 10 Hour / Forklift train the trainer / Risk Management Hazard Identification / General Industry fall protection / Global-Anti bribery & Corruption / Personal Protective Equipment / Active Shooter Preparedness / Hazard Communication / Fire prevention / Slips, Trips and Falls / Ergonomics / Defensive Driving / Electrical Safety for the Qualified worker / Behavior Based Safety Program for supervisors / Workplace Harassment prevention / Conflict of interest training / ISO 14001 Environmental Management.


2014 Crown Lift Equipment Train The Trainer Course.

2013 Belanger Tunnel Carwash Training Course.

2013-2014 Tri Community Adult Education, Microsoft Excel 1-2

2008 Mainstream Engineering Corporation, R410A Certification.

1998 Dootson School of Trucking, Class A Commercial Drivers License with Doubles, Triples and Tanker Endorsements.

1996 Mantech Environmental Corporation, Asbestos Operations and maintenance Certification.

1996 Ferris State University, EPA section 609 CFC Certification for motor vehicles.

1993 Operating and Maintenance Engineers, EPA Section 608 Universal CFC Certification.

1991 East Coast Rotor and Wing, Private Pilot’s License.

1984 Ponca City High School, General Education Diploma.

1978-1982 Pioneer Area Vocational Technical School, HVAC and Refrigeration Theory, Machine Shop, Welding and Fabrication.

References / Testimonials: Available upon request.

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