Avinash Reddy Sama, MCEM, B.E. Civil Engineering
Building Construction / Renovation / Demolition
Steadfast Construction Project Manager/Engineer with extensive expertise in leading full-scale projects from concept through completion. A proven track record of delivering high quality performance within deadlines and budget constraints. Excel in leading teams, Proficient in Negotiation skills, Conflicts resolver, logistics, strategic planning, meeting project milestones, developing and executing comprehensive project plans. “I have a VISION, that every building should have guaranteed maximum resources to have adequate accessibility for our future generations.”
Full Life-Cycle Project Management
People Based Safety Culture
Risk Management & Safety Compliance
Strategic Planning/Creative Problem Solving
Process Improvements & Work Breakdown Structure
T. Harvey Construction & Management INC. Southfield, Michigan Construction Project Manager, 09/2019 – Present
Compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures (ISO), for Estimating, Purchasing, and Project Control.
Working in conjunction with project management team, project executive, project engineers, site safety manager, trade sub-contractors, local authority having jurisdictions and designers/engineers to ensure successful projects.
Responsible for project finances including profit/loss, cost-overruns, negotiating change orders with clients for scope changes and financial reporting.
Commitment to Document Control using Project Management programs, Pre-Construction Documents, Submittals, RFI’s, Punchlist(s) & Closeout.
Play A Part with estimating team to perform Project Buyout and assist with Estimating
(Budgets, Bulletins, and Change Request/Field Order Quotations).
Overseeing project planning, scheduling, logistics, safety plans and procedures as required by project, work with team to procure close out documentation from vendors & subs.
Verifying shop drawings and Managing Submittal Status to Project Schedule. Trademark Building Company, Inc., Rochester Hills, Michigan Assistant Construction Project Manager, 08/2018–08/2019 Charged with planning and executing full life-cycle comprehensive building construction, renovation and demolition projects. Spearhead development and execution strategies in collaboration with owner, designer and contractors on integrated project delivery systems. Establish and administer budget, maintain expenses, procure materials and oversee daily construction activities. Review, identify and make recommendations for process improvements and cost reduction initiatives.
Displayed honesty and integrity by managing project engineers, Identify and make recommendations for preventative risk mitigation and corrective actions to improve processes and keep projects within deadlines.
Collaborated with inspectors and other permitting agencies to procure appropriate permits, licenses and assisting project managers and superintendents with the activities of a project to ensure cost, schedule, document control and quality standards are met.
Analyze and review RFI, submittals, blueprints responses, process change orders and ensure processing and payment of invoices.
Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan Graduate Research Assistant, 10/2017–07/2018
Provided integral assistance to architect on the strategic and comprehensive remodel of the Green building (Taubman) that promoted sustainable site development and construction, water and energy efficiency, recycled materials selection and indoor environmental quality. Developed and executed plans for additional layers of insulation and roof membrane to increase efficiency, according to requirements and customized specifications.
Strategically designed a 10,000 square foot living green roof, utilizing AutoCAD and ArchiCAD, that successfully reduced heat loss by 20% and maximized daylight, without succumbing to excessive solar heat gain.
SNR Group Private Limited, Telangana, India
Lead Project Engineer, 12/2014–11/2015
Oversaw daily activities for large-scale construction site to ensure timely project completion. Led negotiations, developed customized checklist to meet requirements, procured materials and conducted safety meetings to ensure compliance. Generated and processed all contractual documents, ensured accurate material inventory and served as liaison with management committee.
Led meetings with clients and sub-contractors to provide status updates on site activities.
Strategically led negotiations with general contractor, sub-contractor and site manager while ensuring that all plans and drawings were applied accurately according to requirements.
Conducted and presented onsite project and quarterly safety meetings to 15 employees. Education and Credentials
Master’s in Construction Engineering Management (2019) Lawrence Technological University – Southfield, MI (3.4 GPA) Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering (2016)
B.I.E.T. University – Jhansi, UP, India (3.4GPA)
Construction Safety Management (30 Hours), OSHA, 2018 Technical proficiencies
Windows and Mac OS; Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook; ArchiCAD; AutoCAD; ETABS; Microsoft Project; On-Screen Takeoff; Primavera P6; Revit; SAP; SketchUp; STAAD Pro; Site 3D; Timberline
Lawrence Technological Student Government, Senior District Senator, 2018 - 2019