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Project Manager Construction

Sanford, FL
November 14, 2018

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Kelly Lawrence Burns, B.S, postgrad M. Arch, M.S. 813-***-**** LinkedIn:

Master of Science (MS) (Moss School of Construction Management Infrastructure, and Sustainability) Florida International University

Architectural Master’s Degree (Post Graduate Studies, 48 credit hour University of South Florida)

Bachelor of Science, Sociology (Behavioral Science, Education) Andrews University

Technical Skills AutoCAD Revit SureTrack MS Office Prolog Xactware Remodel Professional Estimation Software Primavera Professional Viois Scheduling Software HoneyBadger Professional Contract, Estimating, and Scheduling Software.

Draper and Associates. (Fort Lauderdale, FL.)

Consulting Scheduler/ Project Manager 2/2018-7/2018

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Develop and maintain a line of communication with all participants on the construction and budget of the project.

Represent the interest of the Owner to each of the project participants, providing control and direction to project related activities.

Develop and maintain job related files by documenting all meeting transactions, contracts, directions, concerns, correspondence, and activities relating to the project.

Undertake recurrent document review to ensure compliance with Owner's work scope and document preparation schedule.

Oversee and report to Owner on the activities and interaction by others including design professionals, Consultants, Contractors and Suppliers.

Provide Quality Assurance inspections of construction activities on a regular basis to represent the Owner's interests and to observe compliance with approved plans and general and special conditions required in the specifications.

Receive and review pay applications, change order requests, submittals, request for information recommendations and correspondence from Design Professionals, Consultants, Contractors, Subcontractors, Suppliers and the recommended approval/ negotiation/ or rejection by the Owner.

Assist the Owner with Contract Closeout including expediting punchlist development and signoff, preparing warranty information and record documentation, assisting with obtaining the certificate of occupancy and project move-in.

Ameritrust Residential. (Chicago, IL.)

Project Manager/Estimater 07/2017-2/2018

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide jobsite leadership and direction.

Enforce jobsite safety to comply with all OSHA regulations. Safety Program to ensure a Zero Accident/Incident Project.

Plan and supervise Structures Layout Engineer, skilled labor and subcontractors. Includes implementing method of construction, manpower levels, material quantities, equipment and temporary power sources.

Plan and set up an efficient jobsite layout and create site utilization plan for our scope of work.

Direct the development of an overall Project Schedule for our scope of work. Attend and/or coordinate all jobsite near-term meetings and update Schedule accordingly. .Address job issues arising from meeting.

Plan and establish the flow of work activities on the Project. Coordinate all field activities for our scope of work.

Manage all field operations of subcontractors to effectively install their portion of the work.

Maintain a working relationship with project subcontractors.

Maintain relationships with overall Project Superintendent, Client and Design Professionals.

Maintain a clean and orderly jobsite.

Prequalify and hire all field labor. Conduct all pre-hire activities and terminations in accordance with the Ameritrust Policies and Procedures.

Maintain daily logs to document all jobsite activities and events.

Ensure Field Purchase Orders forms are completed for all Material purchases.

Coordinate inspections with consultants and authorities as required by the contract.

Ensure construction work complies with all engineering standards, codes, specifications and design instruction.

Avid Property Management Inc. (Tampa/St Petersburg, FL.)

Residential Construction Superintendent 01/2016-07/2017

Residential Construction Manager, planning, supervising, and coordinate all tasks, making sure the project gets completed on time within budget. Manageme nt of all trades, ensuring quality control, and safety.

Consulting on budget, schedule, and handle any construction issues

Working as an in-between for the owner of the site, and the construction crew.

Perform forensic work determining why a building failed.

Logistics management planning, implementing and controlling the framing work of materials

Excellent interpersonal, and oral communication, and written skills

Supervised all subcontractors on job site

Monitored all subcontractors to ensure quality workmanship and safety guidelines met

Utilized good time management to ensure timely completion of project

Kept daily logs

Collaboratively harnessing the talents and insights of all participants to optimize project results, increase value to the owner, reduce waste, and maximize efficiency.

Sodexo (Chicago, IL)

(Contract) Engineering Project Manager (Employed duration) 04/2015-11/2015

Oversaw project planning and design of 1.3 million SF Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Facilities

Maintaining consistent communications with hospital staff, and security to schedule project implementation explaining project status and details to allow for most effective daily functioning and fulfillment of daily work requirements.

Bid proposals of two new boilers costing $1.3M; design, demolition. Cut the cost of boiler install project by meeting contractor to discuss reduction by including TIF

Used AutoCAD to design ways to implement signage and keep hospital staff informed of new egresses. Streamlined and automated routes, resulting in significant reduction of administrative time and overall increase in productivity.

Obtained proposals from bidding contractors and completed bid comparison in collaboration with project team members to secure most effective contract for 23,000 SF green roof. Considered warranty, cost, quality, and design details.

build-out of storage area wing; and preventative maintenance of hospital equipment

The LaSalle Group/Lake Superior Contracting (Schaumburg, IL)

(Contract) Site Construction Superintendent (Employed duration) 04/2014-12/2014

Managed strategic project completion for $6M: 30,000 SF new construction Assisted Living Facility. Developed and monitored schedules, standards, and procedures for efficient work processes.

Entered project midway through a dormant construction process; navigated complex staffing concerns and maintained high level of communications to manage personnel, designate key responsibilities, and get delayed project back on schedule.

Ensured on-time, successful project completion through facilitating ongoing communications with licensed and union team members. Held status meetings with sub-teams.

Managed budget by controlling payouts, tracking team expenses, and minimizing risk factors. Ensured compliance with budgetary guidelines

Quality with all of OSHA safety standards with PPE equipment when it comes to contractor’s safety Compliance with CT/CTY (SWPPP) Storm water Pollution Prevention Plan tracking. Identify all sources of pollution which may reasonably be expected to affect the quality of storm water discharge from the construction site

Served as Estimate Engineer (EI), completed tasks in Production Design (PD), and performed as Area Engineer (AE) to regulate design plans, bids, pricing analyses, site evaluations, permits, and contracts. Coordinated complex contractor policies for acquisition of supplies and contracting elements.

Project Manager for two other site locations to complete ongoing Punch-list.

G-Four Group (Miami, FL)

Assistant Project Manager 09/2011-02/2014

Led targeted decision-making for all components of project operations, including preparing conceptual estimates, bids, pricing analyses on proposed projects and proposals via subcontractor bidding of construction documents. For Civil construction.

Optimized efficiency by maintaining project database and generating computerized reports; entered and backed up data, maintaining project plans, reviewing designs/specs, maintaining schedules, and recommending actions.

Proactively monitored project progress, coordinating all activities. Planned and prioritized project scheduling. Communicated scheduling requests/changes to teams on a regular basis.

Prepared project status report to ensure timely communication across project teams; collected, analyzed, and summarized data and trends; prepared project costs by maintaining critical expenditures and administering sub-contractor contracts.

Determined project work assignments by identifying comprehensive project phases; assigned team members to specific phases; reviewed bids from sub-contractors and material suppliers to stay within budget during each phase.

Hunter Burns, LLC. (Tampa, FL)

Construction Project Manager 05/2007-09/2011

Directed all elements of project operations including estimates, bids, pricing analyses, proposals. preparation of contract for residential properties.

Proposal prices via subcontractor bidding. Prepared and maintained all project and cost control documents (buyout status, RFI log, and change requests)

Monitored project phase to completion, Closed out projects by completing punch lists, handling final application for payment, and all close-out documents.

•Conducted job site meetings with subcontractors, owner representatives, architects, engineers, consultants, and project personnel to provide direction, set priorities, and resolve issues. Optimized processes through ongoing communication.

•Prepared and maintained construction progress schedules by monitoring job progress and ensuring compliance with site safety regulations and affiliated regulatory agencies.

Empire Real Estate Group (Tampa, FL)

Construction Project Manager 09/2005-09/2010

Oversaw and regulated daily management of Multi-family, Historic Restoration, and Office/ Commercial facilities. Supervision, coordination and completion of projects to meet time and cost objectives.

Developed teams, prioritized tasks, and documented progress of project elements.

Managed budgets, tracked team expenses, and minimized comprehensive risk.

Ensured activities met predetermined schedules. Coordinated complex project efforts with teams including architects, consultants, contractors, sub-contractors, and laborers. Held consistent status meetings with sub-teams.

•Achieved 25-30% ROI (return on investment) for company through effective demographic analysis, site selection, price negotiations, cost-effective renovation design, and unique advertising plan.


Consulting Scheduler 2/2018-7/2018

The Standard at Coral Gables (Dormitory) Fort Laudable, FL. USA

The Standard at Austin (Dormitory) Austin TX. USA

The Standard in Tallahassee (Dormitory) Tallahassee, FL. USA

The Standard at Collage station (Dormitory) Austin, TX. USA,

All Standard Harbor Park (Dormitory) W Carolina Streets totaling approximately 4.97 acres will be a new five story student oriented apartment development. The new development will contain a total of 253 units, with approximately 876 beds. The development would surround a 778-space parking garage. Amenities at The Standard at Tallahassee will include a resort-style pool, study lounge with adjacent computer lab, fitness center and secured bicycle storage. Fort Laudable, FL. USA

The Mark at Tucson (Hotel)

2 acres at Broadway and Park Avenue, bordered by Tyndall Avenue and 10th Street. There will be 154 units with 595 beds for rent. The complex will be made up of one eight-story building, two four-story buildings and a five-story parking deck. Amenities at The Mark will include a resort-style pool, study lounge with adjacent

computer lab, fitness center and secured bicycle storage. Tucson, AZ. USA

5000 N Ocean at Riviera Beach (Condos) West Palm Beach, FL. USA

Village Royal (Condos) Miami, FL. USA

Sodexo (Chicago, IL) 04/2015-11/2015 Engineering Project Manager

1500 S. California Avenue (project design and preventative maintenance (PM), 1.3 million SF hospitals) Chicago, IL

•Sodexo totaling $700K 23,000 ft. green roof improvement

•Sodexo Totaling $1.3M install of two new boilers with demolition

•Sodexo Totaling $400K Way finding mapping project for 1.3 million ft. hospital campus

The LaSalle Group/Lake Superior Contracting (Schaumburg, IL) 04/2014-12/2014

Site Construction Superintendent

The La Salle Group Totaling $16 Million 190 Geneva Road (45-bed assisted living facility new construction, 33,000 ft. ) Glen Ellyn, IL

The La Salle Group Totaling $13 Million 1625 S. Arlington Heights Rd. (40-bed assisted living facility new construction, 31,000 ft. ) Arlington Heights, IL 60005

The La Salle Group Totaling $16 Million 10 N. Peck Road. St. (45-bed assisted living facility new construction, 28,000 ft. ) Charles, IL 60175

Hunter Burns, LLC. (Tampa, FL) 05/2007-09/2011 Construction Project Manager

H.B Totaling $60K 308 West Cayuga (1,441 ft., complete renovation with additions of 600 ft. and structural supports) Tampa, FL

H.B Totaling $70K 207 West Cayuga (1,400 ft., renovations with addition 500 ft. ) Tampa, FL

H.B Totaling $ 38K 308 W. Frierson Street (1,600 ft., complete renovation) Tampa, FL

H.B Totaling $ 15K 2505 Ridgewood Avenue (1,200 ft., renovation of Multi-family garage apartment) Tampa, FL

H.B Totaling $ 400K per house, 2508 N Glenwood Avenue (3,500 ft., two Mediterranean-style homes, new H.B Totaling $ 305K design/build construction. Demo of existing house; ground-up construction) Tampa, FL

H.B Totaling 48K 3109 Fielder Street (1,441 ft., entire renovation with new construction addition) Tampa, FL

H.B Totaling $ 58K 2501 N. Glenwood Avenue (1,980 ft., demo of existing house, new design/build construction on lot) Tampa, FL

Empire Real Estate Group (Tampa, FL) Construction Project Manager

E.R.G Totaling $500K 2323 S. Mac Dill Avenue (Multi-family17-unit condo conversion complete renovation, asbestos removal, Chinese DW removal, 23,000 ft. ) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $68K 103 Via Vista Plaza (Office and Commercial facilities build-out 2,000 ft, (Brandon, FL/Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $600K Office and Commercial facilities Historic Restoration in historical Ybor City (6,000 ft, complete renovation with build out) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $60K 2815 Sitios (Multi-family 3 units, 2,600 ft., complete renovations to meet city code requirements, Hype Park) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $ 40K 305 Tyson (Multi-family Apartments, 4 units, 3,600 ft., complete renovation, M.E.P, structural issues) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling 70K 1100 Fremont (Apartments, 5 units, 5,800 ft., complete renovation to meet city code) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $ 28K 208 Wilder Street (Multi-family 2, 800 ft. apartments, complete renovation) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $ 35K 3200 Clewis Court (Multi-family Apartment renovation, 7,800 ft. ) Tampa, FL

E.R.K Totaling $60K 2608 S. Swann Avenue (Multi-family 5 units, historical renovation, code requirements, Hyde Park) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $ 170K 1701 Watrous Street (Historic Restoration House, 3000 ft., renovated historical property in Hyde Park) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $45K 4612 Esperanza Street (House,1,700 ft., entire renovation) Tampa, FL

E.R.G Totaling $18K 2228 Kings Avenue (1,800 ft., renovation) Brandon, FL

E.R.G Totaling $ 28K 508 S. Howard Avenue (Townhouse, 2,700 ft historical Hyde Park, renovation) Tampa, FL

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