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Project Manager Data Center

Poplar Grove, IL
September 26, 2023

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Alex C. Trevino

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Grove, IL 61065

Cell: 815-***-****



A highly skilled Critical facilities project manager with multiple years of experience. Outstanding ability to manage multiple projects in a timely manner. Excellent knowledge in the power and data center industry. Possesses extensive knowledge of trade practices with top priority devoted to safety. An intense leader with a professional industrial approach. Participated in 14 New Data Center startups. Functional expertise and core Qualifications include:


Business Integration Evaluations of Product Life Cycle Consulting Solutions Sales and Management Training/MOPs and Mentoring

Battery/Lead Certified Product Marketing and Management Customer Analysis Lithium iron phosphate Certified Arc Flash Certified Osha/Safety Certified UPS Certified STS/PDU Certified Direct Current Certified Professional Experience


2023- present Netrality Properties Chicago, IL

717 wells ST Chicago IL 60616

Assistant Engineer Manager/Project Manager

• Working alongside with the property manager on all issues/COI concerning the building

• Providing the budget for the upcoming year CapEx/OpEx

• Providing everyday assistance to operations

• In charge of all maintenance including mechanical and electrical

• Weekly testing on all generators and equipment per Chicago code

• Weekly ATS switch gear exercises.

• Weekly/Monthly updates on all equipment including mechanical and electrical

• Insure customer satisfaction on all installations

• Communicating with construction companies for new build out's on all multiple floors of the facility

2018-2022 Cyxtera Global/CenturyLink Chicago, IL

350 Cermak RD Chicago IL 60616

Electrical Lead Engineer/Project Manager

Working with global team on UPS upgrade for 10 units

Working with Cyxtera on updating BMS

Responsible for all electrical projects, coordinating and scheduling for the site

Overseeing all Load bank testing on Generators

Monitoring monthly power readings.

Provide MOPs/RFP for customers.

Supervise all maintenance on fire systems

UPSs/PDUs/HVAC, distribution breakers and switchgear.

Overseeing all installation and removal of customer power from there PDUs.

Maintaining all electrical documents for yearly audit.

Dispatch and coordinate electrical team upon customer requests.

On call 24/7 to provide aid with data center emergencies. Direct Power Systems, Chicago, IL 04/2011 – 2017

Owner and Datacenter Critical Environments Manager Direct Power systems was a independent UPS (uninterruptable power supplies) and battery service provider. Direct Power Systems strived to be a high performance servicing company by. providing the quality controlled service maintenance. Direct Power Systems utilized IEEE standards for UPS and batteries, (Electrical and Electronics Engineers Standards). to fit the needs of our global customers. Coordinated and problem solved arising issues and monitored onsite testing in data center facilities. Inspected and analyzed with proper data the appropriate procedures for critical facilities. Managed three service crews covering maintenance of battery systems for 40 UPS’s and four separate colocation data centers.

• In the first two years, grew Direct Power to $2.7 M in sales and services

• Established a business and preventative maintenance partnership with MSN, CH1 from 2011 to 2014

• Developed a business relationship with DLR, North America sites for cost savings and purchasing standby power equipment from 2012 to 2016

• Initiated sales/Installs for Liions lithium batteries

• Initiated sales for NorthStar Batteries, St. Louis, MO of $5.2 M in battery sales in 2011-2016

• Marketed various products (batteries, cabinets, UPSs, chargers)within the sector for various critical facilities total cost savings in sales and preventative maintenance $9.8M

• Preventative maintenance contract at Acsent Corp Data Center in

• Installed 10,000 Amp Switch at AT&T, Chicago, IL

• Installation of 20 lithium cabinets at Foresight Data Center, Elk Grove, IL

• Installation of 60 lithium cabinets at QTS Virginia Data Center Emerson Network Power, North America 10/2007 – 5/2011 Field Service Technician

Emerson Network Power, Liebert Services, Inc. is a Fortune 100 company with distributions and servicing centers nationwide 130,000 employees nationwide Its annual sales of over $24billion is one of the leading companies in the power and telecom sector. Overseeing field service technicians’ installations and removals of UPSs and battery monitoring systems. Provided the appropriate audits and data for critical facilities support. Implemented Filed Change Notices according to published guidelines.

• Completed all training for UPSs, Battery Cabinets, STSs and PDUs per company policy.

• Provided emergency assistance on power and cell sites

• Assisted with MOP (method of procedures) and consulted with building engineers with concerning problems and developing solutions

• Inspected equipment including subassemblies, battery racks, chargers and all other components for site development

• Commissioning of all Emerson, Liebert equipment for critical facilities installs.

• Performed battery remedial services and emergency repair on various brands of UPS battery systems within a short amount of time

Alpine Power Systems, Schaumburg, IL 6/1999 – 10/2007 Field Service Manager

Alpine Power Systems is a power solutions company with many services in the telecom and motive power sector.

As an independent company with many locations throughout North America, Alpine strives to satisfy their customers.

Assisted Regional Supervisor with various sites. Reviewed service performance of other filed technicians, assisted in training and mentoring other Alpine employees in various states. Collaborated with contractors in designing outdoor telecom sites, for proper placement of equipment.

• Assisted contractors for new construction for 300 new cell sites for Verizon Wireless - Flint, MI

• Performed preventative maintenance for Sprint Cell sites Detroit, MI

• Conducted IEEE surveys for Telecom sites, Chicago, IL Columbus OH, Detroit, MI

• Performed data center battery replacements

Delta Equipment, Bensenville, IL

8/1996 - 6/1999

Field Service Mechanic/Technician

Delta Equipment was a battery charging and monitoring company. The company serviced golf carts, stationary, and battery telecom systems and equipment. The company was bought out by Alpine Power systems.

• Provided technical support on operational and maintenance aspects of the services being provided • Installation of battery and cabinets

• Engine mechanic for battery operated golf carts

• Install and removal of invertors and rectifiers

School History,

Farragut Career Academy High School

2345 S Christiana AVE Chicago IL 60623

1984 to 1988


Washburne Trade School

3100 S Kedzie

Chicago IL 60623

1989 to 1991

Electrical Engineer

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