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Construction Project Manager

Location:
Bakersfield, California, United States
Posted:
March 03, 2011

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-- CRAIG KESSLER

**** **** *** # **

(661) ***-****

Bakersfield, CA 93307

jgnu7j@r.postjobfree.com

SUMMARY

Turbine Technician with extensive experience in equipment installation,

repair, maintenance, inspection and client relations. Track record of

using innovative techniques to resolve energy issues which increasing

productivity and profits.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Supervised the erection of seven Vestas 660 for The Platt River Power

Company in five weeks.

Supervised the installation of a Bergy home windmill 1500 in Lake

Isabella, CA.

Demonstrated proficiency in performing gear inspections.

Identified and corrected gear issues.

Supported the Florida Power and Light project on Cameron Ridge.

Complete construction of all of the Vestas 660 wind turbines on the

ridge.

Erected N.E.G. Micons 750 on the ridge and Oak Creek Power in Tehachapi,

CA.

Out of the 375 people hired for this job I was the only one that was

asked to stay.

Selected to perform all of the warranty work for the N.E.G. Micon.

Tested gear oil from any of the 750 units that had Flander gear boxes.

Completed projects involving remodeling, decking, framing, concrete work,

plumbing, electrical, concrete, painting and operating heavy equipment.

Hired, supervised and trained staff.

Supervised subcontractors.

Coordinated permitting.

Inspected for quality and code compliance.

Established a reputation for quality work and outstanding customer

service.

Made highly effective presentations to senior managers resulting in

contract awards.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

SKS CONSTRUCTION, Bakersfield CA

2006 - Present

General Contractor

ENERTECH ENVIROMENTAL INC, Atlanta GA

2002 - 2006

West Coast Project Coordinator

SPECALIZED TURBINE SERVICES, Tehachapi, CA

1998 - 2002

Wind Turbine Site Manager

LABOR READY EMPLOYMENT, Bakersfield CA

1997 - 1998

Wind Turbine Technician

CRAIG KESSLER

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Prior experience.

HUMAN POTENTIAL FOUNDATION, ZACA LAKE, Santa Barbra, CA

Site Supervisor

Supervised operations of this 375 acre lake side retreat in Santa Barbra

CA

Managed complete remodeling project involving 23 lakeside cabins, a

restaurant bar and construction three new facilities.

Led a seven mile paving project.

Obtained property easements involving five streams crossing that went

through two rancher’s properties and the United States Forest Service.

Showcased alternative waste, alternative energy and organic gardening.

Developed innovative funding for the project: I crated a television show

that would travel the world for the best technologies. We would find the

best technologies in other countries and the companies would donate the

technologies and we would install it and implement it on the property. We

would be their distributor in the United States. Marketed the project

successfully to the Discover Channel and the Learning Channel. Completed

12 show segments and the project.

Negotiated the land purchase and led the construction of a Ronald

McDonald House.

CERTIFICATIONS

Climb Certified Crain Signal Certified

Equipment Certified

Hazmat Certified Confined Spaces Certified

CPR Certified

SCADA Certified Dan Controls Certified

Solvent Certified

Safety Certified Instrumentation programmer

Software Download Certified



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