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Senior Estimator/Project Manager Electrical

San Dimas, California, United States
January 18, 2019

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Peter S. Grunwald

San Dimas, Ca. ***** Contact# 626-***-**** email:

Senior Estimator / Project Manager

Over 30 years of experience in the construction field ranging from small service-based work to large scale construction projects. My expertise includes project planning, budgeting, and implementation from startup to final contact closure. With 20 plus years of field experience and 10 plus years of project estimation, management and supervision which carried into my design build knowledge as well as VE and best practice project installations. WORK HISTORY

Cupertino Electric Inc. June 2017 to January 2019

Senior Estimator

Responsible for electrical pricing to include: Electrical estimation for Competitive, Budgetary, Design Assist, Design Build, Spec Build and Value Engineering for various electrical pursuits. A strong historic background in design build, coupled with many years of field experience have given a unique ability to identify value items in design and approach. Familiar with team’s goals and knows what is required for the team to successful. Tasked with Salesforce Data input and tracking, intern training, Project reviews and Archiving. (Letter of Recommendation from Chief Estimator is available if requested)

Rosendin Electric Inc. March 2015 to March 2017

Project Manager/Estimator

Responsible for the electrical project management of the Precon design project Kaiser Permanente Medical Office Building in Murrieta, Ca. Construction of Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Park Parking Structure, and the 16 story Argyle Hotel Project. Scopes included normal and emergency electrical power with oversite on structured cabling systems for Telco, Data, DDC, Mechanical, CCTV and card reader systems subcontractors. Responsible for all budgetary, scope, subcontracts and estimating related to these projects. Crew sizes managed were from 2 to 25 employees per site.

Woods Electric Company June 2014 to March 2015

Project Manager/Senior Estimator

Responsible for the estimating and project management of projects which include Kaiser Permanente Medical Centers and Offices across Southern California, Southern California Edison, Dynamometer project, and more. Scopes include Electrical and Structured cabling systems for Telco, Data, DDC, Mechanical, CCTV, card reader systems. Managed estimating and three general foremen over 8 crews. Pacific Data Electric Dec-2012 to June 2014

Project Manager/Senior Estimator

Responsibilities included Hard Bid, Design build, Design Assist and Spec build projects including customer budgeting through SD, DD and CD level designs. Responsible for Proposals as well as the solicitation and tracking of subs and vendors for a complete cost and scope of work. CDM Constructors Electrical Division 2008 to 2012

Electrical/Instrumentation Estimator

Responsibilities were for the Hard Bid, Design Build and Value Engineering Estimate for the Region covering Electrical and Instrumentation as well as Special projects for East Coast and overseas profit centers. (See project list below).

KB Electric, Santa Ana, California


Responsibilities included detailed estimates, proposals, material quotes, and follow-ups ranging from medium size to large sized projects.

AAA Electrical & Communications, Pacoima, California 2005- 2008 Foreman/Estimator/Project Manager

Responsibilities included detailed estimates, proposals and change order documentation, project budgets, time management, and materials. (Letter of Recommendation is available upon request) Gateway Energy, Corona, California

Electrical Foreman

Responsibilities included the preparation of detailed work plans, supervision of an eight-person crew, coordination between field and office personnel, facilitation of work efficiency and scheduling. Nazzareno Electric, Anaheim, California

Electrical Foreman

Responsibilities were facilitating commercial and residential projects in the commercial and industrial arenas, including the translation of blueprints and materials ordering. Spectrum Electric, Irvine, California.

Electrical Foreman

Responsibilities included oversight of work for the Four Seasons Resort in Carlsbad, California. Interaction with crew, office personnel, and site supervision.


Accubid V14, EBM Estimating, Timberline and Visions Words, Excel, Adobe Acrobat/PDF Pro, Auto Cad LT 2011(not extensive use). Pro Contractor and Oracle

Kronos Time Keeping

HP plotters and large-scale printers.


Box and Mimecast, online FTP site navigation and delivery experience. EDUCATION

Business Administration classes, Mount San Antonio College, 1991 - 1992 Certified Wireman and Communications Technician, Twenty-Nine Palms Military Occupational Skills School, 1986

Associated Building Contractors, Electrical Apprenticeship MILITARY EXPERIENCE

United States Marine Corp. 1984 thru 1986 Primary MOS 2841/ 2512. (Electronics Tech/ Wireman. Received Electronics training, pole and line certs. at 29 Palms Electronics schools battalion. Was assigned to 1st Marine Tanks and Tows then 7th Marine 1st FMSSG.

Received a Medical under honorable discharge from an injury sustained while overseas on Okinawa, Japan. Currently hold Marine Corp Veteran status.


Cupertino Electric Inc., Senior Estimator- Delta Airlines Hangar and GSE project at LAWA 198,000sqft. hangar project with value of $3.7mil and 27,000 sqft. with value of $1.5mil. Both projects were Design Assist. Cupertino Electric Inc., Senior Estimator- Howard Hughes Interior and Exterior Campus Renovation. $2.6mil Design Assist. 5 corresponding building renovations with exterior area renovations in a compressed schedule. Cupertino Electric Inc., Senior Estimator- CMC (California Market Center) $21mil Design Assist renovation and repurpose project approx.500,000 sqft.

Cupertino Electric Inc. Senior Estimator- American Airlines T4 and T5 Terminal Renovation at LAWA. Design Assist $7.4mil

Cupertino Electric Inc. Senior Estimator- Facebook (The Brickyard) TI 227,000sqft. $11mil Design Assist. Cupertino Electric Inc. Senior Estimator- POLA Project M Port of Los Angeles Container Yard. Design Assist,


Rosendin Electric Inc., Project Manager - Argyle Hotel in North Hollywood was 16 story $4.8mil electrical design build high-rise project.

Rosendin Electric Inc., Project Manager - Kaiser Baldwin Park Parking Structure is 336,000sqft 5story $1.7mil electrical design build project.

Rosendin Electric Inc., Project Manager - Kaiser Murrieta MOB was 80,000sqft. $5.6mil electrical design assist project.

Pacific Data Electric, Senior Estimator - Kaiser Sunset MRI was $120,000 electrical and instrumentation design assist.

Pacific Data Electric, Senior Estimator - Northrop Grumman, Building 902 Emergency Action and Controls response room. $264,000. Electrical and Instrumentation. Pacific Data Electric, Senior Estimator - Verizon Call Centers. Multiple sites. Electrical and Instrumentation scope for UPS integration, EM Generator systems and AQMD Filter upgrades. Average project cost of $150,000. Pacific Data Electric, Senior Estimator - VA exterior site project at the VA facility in Oakland $2.2 million. Replace the existing utility infrastructure with minimal facility interruption. Electrical and Instrumentation for Utility equipment to include R&R or EM Generator, Equipment lineup, transformers, UPS, data and DDC infrastructures.

Pacific Data Electric, Senior Estimator - Berkley 2.1 MW Fuel Cell Project at Correctional Facility. Electrical and Instrumentation for Clean Power Fuel Cell system.

CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Stockton Waste Water Treatment Facility (Delta Water) Stockton, California. This project was for $5.5 million electrical and instrumentation and control (I&C). The overall project was worth $160 million.

CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Olivenhain Water Treatment Facility, San Diego County, California. estimating support for existing facilities rework and electrical and I&C support for future expansion and addition of a wastewater treatment plant. The project consisted of $2.3 million electrical and I&C with the use of alternate energy source consisting of hydroelectric co-generation 925 KW. CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - PDX Deicing Project (Portland International Airport), Portland, Oregon. For this $6.2 million electrical and I&C project, created a parallel estimate for the Electrical Engineers’ Estimate of Cost. The project scope was to cover work around and under an operational international airport without interruption. The PDX project encompassed a new de-icing facility and the infrastructure for the influent and effluent delivery systems. The scope included medium voltage transmission points, pump stations and an elaborate plan for the micro tunneling under the Portland International runway. CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Tesla Water Treatment Plant, San Francisco, California. For this

$13 million project for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, prepared an electrical estimate for the design-build project.

CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Apra Harbor Water Treatment Plant and Electrical Change Order Audit of Base Exchange Electrical Items Project, Guam. For this $2 million project, responsibilities included parallel estimate for the budgeting of the electrical subcontractor. He was also involved in the auditing of the electrical change orders created by new scope of work. CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Bog Creek Water Treatment Plant Super Fund, New Jersey. For this $273,000 project, responsibilities included electrical estimation of the power and controls scope of work on the project.

CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Vandenberg Air Force Base Light Retrofit, Vandenberg, California. For this $4 million project, responsibilities included electrical estimates for 117 buildings to be retro-fit with new energy efficient lighting and control. CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Camp Pendleton USMC DBOMII Wastewater Upgrade Project. For this $198 million project, responsibility included assistance with the solar package estimating and equipment systems pricing.

CDM Constructors, Inc., Estimator - Shafdan Israel RO Treatment Facility Project. For this $230 million project, responsibility included assistance with the Electrical package estimating and Instrument systems pricing.


Certified Journeyman Foreman

Hazmat and OSHA Trained

CPR/ First Aid

Title 24

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