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Manager Construction

Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States
October 12, 2016

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Henry B. Gibbs, Jr

*** **** ******, *** *-*, Bridgewater, MA 02324

Home 508-***-****, Cell 407-***-****


• Assistant Director, Construction Services, Facilities Mgt & Planning • Senior Construction professional for over 10 years. Specifically, I bring extensive skills in construction/project management, estimating and contract negotiation. Analyze alternative means and methods to determine most economical means of constructability. Committed to implement, maintain and improve overall operational effectiveness to corporate objectives. Accurately resolve issues with precision and attention to detail in a timely manner. CORE COMPETENCIES

• Estimating/Bidding/Proposals • Scheduling/Planning • Project / Construction Management

•Pre-Construction • Business Development • Value Engineering / Design Assist PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WATERMARK ENVIRONMENTAL, Lowell, MA 5/2015 - Present Sr. Estimator

Attends on-site pre-bid /proposal meetings with various Government Agencies; NAVFAC, GSA, US Army.

Prepares project bid invitations and ensures compliance with all construction documents, specifications, general and special conditions in preparation of accurate bids.

Review specifications and construction requirements to develop preliminary conceptual budgets, accurate quantity take-offs, detail estimates and project schedules.

Additional responsibilities include vale engineering, preliminary scheduling, cost estimating, sub contractor negotiation and contract award.

DA PAU ENTERPRISE INC, Orlando, FL 11/2013 - 7/2014 Chief Estimator (Temp position)

Managed and overseen estimating, contract negotiating and business development involving General Contractors, subcontractors and vendors.

Developed partnership with suppliers using sustainable products and materials to support and encourage both environmentally friendly and sustainable building practices in Hospitality, Institutional and Multi Family markets.

Assist owner in implementing standardized estimating strategies and procedures for new employees.

Streamline office to field communications to accurately deliver project strategy and owner requirements. UNIVERSAL CROWN CONSTRUCTION, Tampa, FL 5/2011- 11/2013 Assistant Vice President / Sr. Estimator

Managed estimating, contract negotiation and new construction initiatives.

Consult Architects, Engineers, and owners to maintain construction schedules and minimize project cost.

Provide Sr. Management responsibilities to field operations and safety management.

Ensure the flow of project information is properly documented and accurate delivered according to schedules.

Reviewed all risk management and constructability issues to ensure cost effective decision making when required.

Oversees the implementation of critical work orders to maintain projected operating budgets. ATLANTIS DRYWALL & FRAMING, LLC, Orlando, FL 8/2004 -5/ 2011 Director of Construction Operations / Chief Estimator

Manage and oversee estimating department for division 9 specific sub contractor.

Perform all duties as Director - schedule, coordinate, staffing and labor for multiple jobsites.

Cultivate relationships as WBE /MBE-sub contractor and enforce consistent corporate guidelines and procedures.

Manage and directed all employee compliance, general education, certification and safety training programs.

Responsible for 300+ employees, subcontractors and vendors for clear project reporting and compliance. H. Gibbs, Jr. Page 2

WGI RAYTHEON MYSTIC POWER PLANT, Everett, MA 9/ 2001- 4/2004 Construction Manager/General Foreman Plant Facilities

Managed union labor employees at Mystic Power Plant Facility.

Assisted Sr, Management with facility planning, labor and inspections during conversion and phased construction.

Coordinate maintenance service crews for chillers, boiler systems, propane and converted energy systems.

Adhere and enforce all OSHA, EPA, NFPA, security access policies and procedures for 24/7 operation. LEE KENNEDY COMPANY, INC., Boston, MA 4/2000 – 7/2001 Project Manager

Oversaw a variety of construction projects as General Contractor, which included renovations, commercial development, tenant fit-ups and new construction.

Produced all client correspondence, RFI’s, RFP’s and Change Orders.

Reviewed accuracy of all contract documents, specifications and current Massachusetts building codes.

Analyze alternative means and methods to determine the most economic alternatives building solutions.

Sustainable builder of LEED compliant building practices. BANK OF AMERICA, Waltham, MA 7/ 1997-3/ 2000

Project Manager/Facilities Manager

Provided Construction and Facilities Management for the banks’ owned and leased properties.

Completed the planning and development of various Capital Gains and Corporate Initiative projects.

Coordinate all subcontractor and vendor duties that required advanced technology, automated security, surveillance systems, loss prevention and ADA conversions.

Executed construction procedures of repairs, preventive maintenance, renovations, facility improvements, landscaping, furniture installation, security, space allocation, and development at various branch locations. ICF KAISER ENGINEERS – Boston Harbor Project, Winthrop, MA 4/1993- 2/1997 Construction Manager / Inspector

Provided management/ inspection for owner’s representatives (MWRA) of the Boston Harbor Waste Water Treatment Facility.

Managed T&M contracts valued at $72M (Civil, HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing) that provided technical assistance for quality control, field inspections, statistical reporting and project audits.

Monitor contractual commitments, construction activities, contaminated /hazardous material management and safety management for up to 100 + union construction workers.

Enforced policy and protocol for emergency response and evacuation procedures. EDUCATION

M.S., Human Resources & Change / Strategic Management 2012 FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Miami, FL

M.S., Management Science 2004


B.S., Business Administration & Management Science 1988 FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Melbourne, FL


Site Safety/OSHA Compliance • QA/QC/Field Engineering • Primavera – P6

OSHA 10hr, 30hr Training • Expedition Contract Manager • Auto-CADD/ Microsoft Project

Lock out / Tag out Procedures • Emergency Management • HR Information Systems PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

LEED Construction Methods • Organizational Development • Continuous Improvement

Sustainability Training • Construction Safety • Performance Management

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