**** ***** **** ***. ***** B, ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA 31522
PHONE 912-***-**** EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org
STEPHEN A. SWAN
Seeking a challenging position that I can apply my past experience, my education, and my knowledge on successfully managing and assisting an organization of personnel, equipment, and programs such as Civil Engineering Projects ranging from Design, Estimating, Bidding Process, Construction Management, and Inspection.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
20 Years of Senior Executive Management Positions with Ashland Petroleum & Construction, Triangle Construction, Seaboard Construction Company, Plant Improvement Company and B/G Joint Water & Sewer Commission.
20 Years Experience with Managing Personnel, Assets, Resources, Estimating, and Budgeting of 3 Multi-Million Dollar Construction Companies.
20 Years Experience in negotiating Contracts, Sub-Contracts, Change Orders, and other Binding Agreements.
20 Years Experience of working with the Georgia Department of Transportation, Local Governments, State Government, Federal Government, and within the Commercial and Private Markets.
20 Years experience with installing sewer and water systems within southeast Georgia and South Carolina.
20 Years Experience with managing and maintaining Heavy Construction Equipment and Fleets of Vehicles.
20 Years Experience with working with multiple engineering companies on Value Engineering and Design Build Projects.
20 Years Experience managing civil construction companies with over 300 employees.
15 Years experience with bidding and constructing civil construction projects of Heavy Highway and Site work as well as Sewer and Water Projects for the City of Savannah, Brunswick, Jacksonville, Chatham & Glynn County and the I-95 / I-16 Corridors.
16 years of possessing a Utility Managers License with the State of Georgia.
9 Year Member of the Brunswick / Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce serving as Chairman (2009-2010), Internal Affairs, Industrial Affairs, Building Committee, Alfred W. Jones Award Selection Committee, and Executive Board Member.
9 Year Civic Duty as a Committee Member of the SGHS Sidney Lanier Bridge Run.
5 Years as a Georgia Department of Transportation Contractors Relation Committee Member.
4 Year Member of the McIntosh Chamber of Commerce.
4 Years Selection Committee and Founder of the Shepherd Center Community Service Award (Glynn County Annual Achievement Award).
3 Year member of the Camden County Chamber of Commerce.
Worked with FIU and John Guttman Engineering of Miami on developing a waste water system for disposing waste water and the treatment of BOD’s for a large Winery & Brewery in South Florida.
15 Plus years experience working with Land Developers for both commercial and residential: Landmar, Blue/Green Communities, Mercedes Benz, Sea Island Company, Frederica Township (Wayne Huizenga), Home Depot, Walmart Super-centers.
20 Plus years experience with Heavy Highway and Civil Site Work: GDOT, FDOT, SCDOT, Savannah International Airport, Brunswick Airport, SSI Airport, NAS Jax, Kings-bay Naval Base, Hunter Army Airfield, Fort Stewart Army Base, Paris Island SC, and Georgia Ports Authority, CSX, and Norfolk Souther Railways
20 Plus years heavy highway experience: I-95 (GA,FL,SC). I-16, Truman Parkway, Eisenhower Parkway, Lyons Parkway, Jimmy DeLoach Parkway, GA SR-341, SR-84, Sidney Lanier Bridge. (Full List of Projects on Request)
20 years Association Memberships: National Asphalt Producers Association, Georgia Highway Contractors Association, Georgia Crushed Aggregate Association, Georgia Section of American Society of Civil Engineers, Georgia Chamber of Commerce
COMPUTER SKILLS & PROGRAMS
Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point)
Microsoft Project / Primavera / HCSS Heavy Job
HCSS Heavy Bid / Timberline (Sage) / Viewpoint
AGTEK / AutoCAD
JD Edwards Accounting Software
GIS (Drainage, Property, Sewer, Water, ROW)
GDOT/FDOT/SCDOT Electronic Bidding programs
2016 – Present General Contractor and Home Builder
Stephen B.Cookson Waverly, GA
General Contractor & Construction Manager
2014 – 2016 Brunswick/Glynn Joint Water & Sewer Commission
Executive Director & CEO
2013 - 2014 Schnebly Redlands Winery & Brewery Miami, FL
2001 – 2013 Seaboard Construction Company Brunswick, GA
President & CEO
2001- 2013 Plant Improvement Company Atlanta, GA
1999-2001 US Army Aviation Command Fort Rucker, AL
Commissioned Chief Warrant Officer 3 & Aviation Instructor Pilot
1992-1999 Ashland Petroleum & Construction Savannah, GA
Branch Manager, Area Manager
1985-1992 United States Army Aviation Command Fort Rucker, AL
Commissioned Chief Warrant Officer 3 & Aviation Instructor Pilot
1981 Albion High School Albion, NE
High School Diploma
1981-1985 University of Nebraska, Lincoln Lincoln, NE
Bachelor of Science (Construction Management)
1985 United States Army Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Basic Training & Engineering School
1999-2001 United States Army Aviation Command Fort Rucker, AL
Warrant Officer & Aviation Training
Commissioned Warrant Officer (Medically Discharged at the rank of CW3
Aviator Qualifications In: UH-1 Huey, AH-1 Cobra, AH-64 Apache, FAA Instrument Certification, Night Vision Goggle Flight, Forward Looking Infra Red Flight (FLIR), Instructor Pilot in AH-1 & AH-64, Night Vision Flight Instructor, US Army Hazardous Material Certification, US Army Safety Officers Course, General Aviation Studies, Aerodynamics General & Advance Studies, Continuing education courses with University of Maryland and Kansas State University in General Studies
Congressman Buddy Carter 229-***-****
United States Congressman
Rep. Don Hogan 912-***-****
Georgia State Representative
Sen. William Ligon Jr. 912-***-****
Attorney and Georgia State Senator
Woody Woodside 912-***-****
President of the Brunswick Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce
Bill Dawson 912-***-****
Georgia Ports Authority
General Manager for Brunswick / Bainbridge GA
Timothy L. Heilmeier P.E. 770-***-****
HNTB Architects, Engineers, & Planners
Vice President / Division Operations Officer
Col. Thomas Boland 803-***-****
Former B/G JWSC Commission Chairman
Todd Kline P.E. 912-***-****
Director of Engineering / Senior Engineer
Brunswick/Glynn Joint Water & Sewer Commission
Thomas Moreland 678-***-****
Former GDOT Commissioner
President & Founder of Moreland Altobelli Associates, Inc.
David J. Mollering 770-***-****
Executive Director of Georgia Highway Contractors Association
Travis Miller 706-***-****
President – Georgia Crushed Aggregate Association
Vice President of Martin Marietta Aggregates
James Shepherd 404-***-****
Chairman & Treasure of Plant Improvement Company
President, CEO, & Founder of Shepherd Spinal Center
Jeff Kicklighter 912-***-****
President of Seaboard Construction Company
Vice-President Plant Improvement Company
Craig C. Brack 912-***-****
Former & Retired GDOT District Engineer (District Five)
Stephen B. Cookson 912-***-****
President & Owner of Cookson Architectural Roofing Company