Houston, TX *****
DEREK THOMAS, PMI-SP
PROJECT CONTROLS PROFESSIONAL... driven self-learner...looking for a fresh start...seeking firm with established workflow processes and detailed procedures, employee development/training and great benefits.
Experienced in program management, project management, cost control, schedule control, document control, contract administration, logistics and workflow process development, CM application and Primavera database administration, marketing and sales, operations, and financial management of small, medium and large Civil Engineering-Construction Management Programs and Projects/8A Business Enterprise and Process Automation DCS/SIS Programs and Projects Strengths include:
Workflow and Project Collaboration
Technology and Product Improvements
Added Value w/Profit Driving Technique and Experience Familiar with Anomalies and Different Execution Requirements of each Contract Type PROFESSIONAL
PROJECT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE
PMI Scheduling Professional
November 2015-November 2018
WORK HISTORY Emerson Process Management/Automation Solutions SENIOR PLANNER (2008- 2018)
Developed of project schedules from sales handoff to commissioning to project closeout...Collected progress information from PM’s, local Lead Engineers and BECE Lead Engineers located in India and Costa Rica to update project schedules...Created internal and customer progress reports to show achievement of project objectives/deviations, including identifying project critical path impacts or delays and recommending/implementing preventive and corrective actions. Reported historical information to sales and management...Verified and processes subcontractor invoicing and payment...Managed KPI’s of project elements such as GPt rends and POR forecast accuracy... Developed workflows to incorporate change notices, actuals, forecasts, workforce loading estimates, etc. Performed Project Dashboard analysis and trained Project Managers to analyze dashboards and use earned value reports and techniques...Monitored project activities and forecasts, productivity measurements, change management, schedule impacts, and cost/schedule variances to earn and exceed As Sold values...Extracted of data Page 2 DEREK THOMAS, PMI-SP
from business system to generate automated reports for PM’s such as pending timesheets reports/current GP and hourly services detailed reports...Effectively used Clarity and Oracle business systems expertly. Trained and mentored fellow Project Controls staff, Lead Engineers and Project Managers personnel to use Clarity. MS Project and Primavera...Participated in risk assessment and decision making meetings and sometimes recommended the appropriate and successful course of action. Lead and performed improvement and development of Project Controls processes and procedures. Expert level working knowledge of Oracle, Clarity, Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Visio, PPT, Outlook), Microsoft Project, Primavera, SharePoint and Docpro to perform required project related tasks.
Brian Smith Construction Inspection, Inc. (BSCI)
PROJECT MANAGER (2003-2006).
PROJECT CONTROLS MANAGER-HISD BOND PROGRAM (2003-2006) DOCUMENT CONTROL MANAGEMENT-HARRIS COUNTY CIVIL JUSTICE CENTER (2002-2004) SITE SERVICES/COMMISSIONING-H.C. JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER (2004-2006) DEPUTY CONSTRUCTION MANAGER/PROJECT CONTROLS MANAGER-COH CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM (1999-2002)
SENIOR COST ANALYST-GREATER HOUSTON WASTEWATER PROGRAM (1992 TO 2000) Pate Engineers, Inc.
CIVIL ENGINEER I (1990-1992)
Responsible for daily tasks and production of 4-6 smoke resting crews, 2-4 dye water flood testing crews and multiple TV & Cleaning subcontractors. Performed QA/ QC review of inspectors and subcontractors field inspection reports. Q.A / QC review of TV inspection reports to insure all sources were identified properly. Created over 200 basin reports submitted to client.1990-1992 Professional Service Industries (PSI)
TECHNICAL INSPECTOR (1989-1990)
Provided geo-technical services such as locating underground utilities, drilling services, and geo-technical inspection and testing. Concrete experience includes slump and strength testing mix design, and batch plant inspection. Asphalt batch plant and pavement experience. Other services included inspection of roofing systems, soil compaction testing and reinforcing steel inspection. Page 3 DEREK THOMAS, PMI-SP
EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA (1985-1989, 2007) NORMAN, OK
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE