• Summary of Experience •
I am a highly motivated leader with a verifiable record of success as a Superintendent and Project Manager. Over thirty-eight years’ experience in commercial, medical, institutional, retail/restaurant military and municipal projects. Including ground up as well as build-out, additions and retro-fit work. Proficient at scope analysis, blueprint/specification interpretation, design support/value engineering, scheduling, sub-contractor selection and coordination, quality control and safety enforcement. Strong communication, interpersonal and record keeping/report assembly skills. Computer proficient -Microsoft Office/Outlook/Digital camera/OSHA 10 Certified
• Experience •
Field Superintendent – Certified General Contractors
June 2018 to Present
Ground up assisted care living facilities. Certus Memory Care, Waterford Lakes Orlando, Florida Dirt to turn-key onsite responsibilities. Including permitting/inspections/municipality compliance. Design related activities and communication with design professionals. Client communication, weekly conference calls, reports, photos. Subcontractor and vendor coordination, scheduling, communication, weekly site meetings. Safety enforcement. Quality control. All communication and reports associated with project documentation and execution.
Field Superintendent - iConstructors, Inc.
Statewide Travel - Florida
July 2013 to June 2018
Ground up and retro-fit gymnasiums, medical facilities, restaurants, banks and convenient stores. – Two Planet Fitness builds - Complete in field responsibility for project success from permit acquisition/mobilization to close out. MRI vault retrofit at University of Miami UM - all infield activities associated with project success. Subcontractor and vendor scheduling and coordination. Maintaining controlled environment in fully functioning cancer wing of UM hospital throughout project. Conflict resolution relating to unforeseen conditions and changes associated with them. Monitoring and maintaining security clearance within the facility for all construction activities. Communication and information distribution with all parties including, client, UM hospital personnel, design professionals, security contingency and all subs and vendors. Project completion and closeout including ACHA inspections through ACHA 100.Ground up Construction - Chase Banks. Responsible for infield activities from permit inception/ground-breaking to close-out. Duties included subcontractor selection, scheduling, coordination. As well as scope analysis, communication, quality control and safety compliance. Daily and weekly reports with digital photos loaded to cloud for client and design team observation. All communication related to field activities with client, design professionals, building officials, upper management, subcontractors, and vendors. Conflict identification and resolution with associated documentation, CO’s and RFI’s.
Field Superintendent – Kelley Construction, Inc.
June 2011 to July 2013
Ground up Construction – Texas Roadhouse and Twin Peaks Restaurants. Responsible for all daily onsite activities, subcontractor coordination, scheduling, safety, quality control and client relations. Communication
with design professionals, ruling authorities and all associated documentation, records and reports.
Field Superintendent - Davaco, Inc
October 2008 to June 2011
Retail and restaurant retrofits, remodels and roll outs. Nationwide accounts with McDonalds, Chili’s, Walgreens and Walmart. Responsible for project execution from mobilization to completion. Liaison, field operations, sub-contractor coordination, scheduling, safety enforcement, budget and quality control.
Project Manager -RCH Contracting, Inc
August 2004 to October 2008
Office/retail, custom homes, new and remodel/additions, Historic restoration projects. All responsibilities required for successful operation and execution from contract acquisition to turnkey completion. Establishing and maintaining client relations, estimating, material take-off, design, permitting, sub-contractor/vendor selection, supervision, scheduling, safety enforcement, budget and quality control.
Superintendent/Project Manager - Ervin Bishop Construction, Inc.
August 1999 to August 2004
Management of multiple commercial, institutional, military, office, retail, restaurant, tenant build-out and PEMB projects. Mac Dill AFB, University of South Florida Tampa and Saint Pete campuses projects ranging 500K-3.5M. Responsibilities included contract acquisition, design support, value engineering, liaison, project management, field supervision, budget control, vendor/sub-contractor selection, scheduling, material take off and estimating.
Sole proprietor - Heston Construction Services
Statewide Travel - Florida.
August 1994 to July 1999
Primary focus on commercial, office, retail, tenant build-out and insurance restoration projects. Statewide application of synthetic membrane roofing. Developing, managing and supervising three full-time crews with all associated business, marketing and administrative responsibilities.
Principle/Owner - Action Dynamics Construction
San Diego, California.
September 1988 to July 1994
California State Certified Class B general contractor. License #582768. Commercial, restaurants, tenant improvement and multi-family residential restoration of homeowner association sanctioned properties in the San Diego county market.
• Professional Distinctions •
I am a fourth-generation builder with over 35 years’ experience in the commercial construction industry. I served my apprenticeship under my father and established journeyman abilities in layout, superstructures, structural and interior framing, drywall, millwork, doors, and architectural hardware. I obtained my State Certified General Contractor’s license at age 25. I am effective in developing, organizing, communicating and implementing concise objectives. Have a verifiable record of meeting scheduling deadlines while maintaining strict quality standards within concise budgetary constraints. I embrace a proactive and decisive "no excuses" leadership by example philosophy. I thrive on challenge, possess strong common sense and excellent communication skills. My strengths include critical thinking, accountability, attention to detail, strong liaison and aggressive problem-solving skills. I'm an accomplished professional with a distinct passion for excellence. My objective is simple but focused; Consistently meet and exceed the expectation of the client.