John P. Piscitello
Extensive experience in commercial, industrial, and residential construction and project management on Long Island. Timely and solution-driven Project Manager with keen communication skills and proficiency in comprehension of multi-trade construction drawings, documents, and job specifications. Ability to coordinate multiple projects at once involving architects, engineers, and subcontractors and deliver results that are on time and within budget. Capable of furnishing shop drawings off of construction documents. Literate in AutoCAD, Excel, and Word.
• OSHA Authorized in Construction & Safety - 30 Hour
• OSHA Authorized in Construction & Safety - 10 Hour
• Various Certifications in Interior/Exterior Commercial Furnishes, Asbestos, & LED Lighting Experience
Project Management Consultant
VCC Contractors, INC – Huntington, New York, 2020-Present o Consult on project management and cost estimation for various large scale general contracting, concrete and masonry projects, including:
§ The scheduled closure of the Action NYC municipal garbage transfer station Bronx, NY, which resulted in the replacement of the main two story truck dump ramp.
§ The renovation and expansion of the power plant at the Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in Northport, NY, which included the installation of new concrete steam pits and masonry pipe enclosure structures throughout the 650 acre site. o Submittals and shop drawings were prepared for construction management engineers using VA and NYC specs.
o Daily scheduling of inspections, labor, and deliveries of equipment and material for various sites.
o Preparation of approved change orders as required. CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER
Rechler Equity – PLAINVIEW, New York, 2010-2020
o Led efforts to facilitate the planning and construction of proposed tenant lease build outs offered in commercial leases for a portfolio that spanned six million square feet of commercial industrial property, including:
§ The renovation and expansion of two customer service and training center for Catholic Health Services.
§ The construction management and build out of a clean room facility for Spirit Pharmaceuticals.
o Responsible for coordinating the workflow, scheduling, and budget of five to twelve tenant improvement projects at all times with each project size varying between 4,000 to 350,000 square feet of industrial construction.
o Ensured that all projects met strict temporal parameters to procure earliest possible rent commencement date.
o Maintained project records, closed out architect’s building permits, and communicated with tenant and ownership to bid and schedule subcontractors in order to finalize budgets in accordance with tenant parameters and lease agreements. o Trades coordinated included, but were not limited to carpentry, plumbing, steel, demolition, electrical, fire sprinkler/alarm, concrete, and masonry. PROJECT MANAGER
Long island industrial – Syosset, New York, 1997-2010 o Following the sale of First Industrial’s real estate portfolio, was tasked with leading all commercial/industrial tenant improvement projects. o Managed the trade workflow for all projects within the portfolio which spanned approximately two million square feet.
o Worked in an architectural capacity to provide proposed designs and drawings in order to reconfigure spaces with the portfolio for new and existing lessees. Assistant Project Manager
First industrial – Syosset, nEW yORK, 1992-1997
o Assisted project manager in obtaining and analyzing bids, evaluating contractor cost, quality, and completion.
o Received proposed project plans and schedule, assuring that approved designs were consistent with budget, schedule, and financial targets. Construction Superintendent
lAZARUS-bURMAN Associates – Syosset, new York, 1987-1992 o Field management of construction for a commercial industrial landlord. o Responsible for overseeing trades, material deliveries, and management of daily on-site project progress for multiple tenant improvement projects. partner
fEEKS holding Corp. – locust valley, new York, 1978-1987 o Partner in a new-home building and large residential home-improvement company on Long Island.
o Provided expertise on all facets of residential building, including consultation and drawings, for early preliminary in-house designs.
New York Institute of Technology, Architectural Design & Building (1978-1980)