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Construction Project Manager/Engineer

United States
May 31, 2010

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Michael R. West

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Paris, KY *****

Ph: 859-***-****


****-******* **** *** ****** Hammond, IN

Site Safety Supervisor - Perform daily audits; conduct employee orientation, training and

meetings; develop and implement safety programs; hazard identification; hazard evaluation;

hazard control design; hazard control verification; and incident reporting.

Project Highlights:

• Kenny Construction - Middlesex County Utility Authority Tunnel Project – Sayreville, NJ

Lead Safety on construction of Edison Force Mains/Pump Station upgrade. Conducted

activity hazard analysis for all phases of TBM mining operation on New Jersey Shore at

Raritan River. ISO 14000 family of standards utilized to protect/reclaim wetlands through

environmental management system.

• Kinder-Morgan Bulk Coal Terminal Expansion – Cora, IL

Lead Safety on construction of tunnel, radial stacker and conveyor system. Managed a ZERO

recordable, NO LOST TIME project.

• Dow-Corning Hemlock Semiconductor Solar Project – Hemlock, MI

Lead Safety on plant expansion. Risk mitigation with focus on chemical release. Provided

supervision of 200 Scheck Mechanical employees. The project received a NMAPC Bronze

Star Zero Injury Safety Award.

• Ford Stamping/Assembly Plant – Chicago, IL

Developed functional safety program for overhead crane installation.

2004-2007 C-logic Project Controls Louisville, KY

Safety Engineer - Responsible for site safety audits for contractors, owners and municipalities;

provided daily safety supervision for prime and sub-contractors; ensured compliance with OSHA

regulations while supervising site safety of construction workers; performed accident reporting

and investigation; experienced in confined space safety, fall protection, personal protective

equipment and lock out/tag out; conducted daily site inspections.

Project Highlights:

• Harrah’s Casino – Chicago, IL

Lead Safety for structural steel erecting of floating casino on Lake Michigan.

• John Amos Power Plant – St. Albans, WV

Safety Supervision for facility upgrade.

• Dayton Power and Light – Aberdeen, OH

Safety Supervision for facility upgrade.

• Ford KY Truck Plant – Louisville, KY

Safety Supervision for new assembly line installation, contractor supervision for shutdowns.

1998-2003 T & T Capitol Lexington, KY

Sales Manager - Customer service, sales, estimating, ordering inventory.

1998 Havens Steel Company Lexington, KY

Assistant Project Manager - Responsible for all aspects of steel erection, including project

status, critical path analysis, monitoring sequences by time, cash value and tonnage; member of

management team supervising sub-contract erecting crew of 25.

Project Highlights:

• W.T. Young Library – Lexington, KY

Assistant Project Manager over steel erecting.

• MCI Arena – Washington, D.C.

Project Assistant for site preparation at start-up.

• IBM – Ocean City, MD

Roof truss installation for new facility.

1990-1998 General construction experience with emphasis in steel erection various locations

Project Highlights:

• Federal Express Southwest Hub, Alliance Airport – Ft. Worth, TX

Field Engineer.

• Harrah’s Casino – New Orleans, LA

Structural Engineer Assistant. Operated total station and plumbed steel.

• UPS – Lexington, KY

Installation of safety package at conveyors and slides.

• National American Stainless – Ghent, KY

Ironworker on miscellaneous steel projects. Fabrication and installation of handrail, pipestands,

check-plate and grating, etc.

• Toyota Motor Mfg. – Georgetown, KY

Preventative maintenance of robotics for electrical contractor.


Eastern Kentucky University – Bachelor Business Administration, 1990

Major: Economics – Relevant courses in Finance and Accounting, Business Management, Quantitative Analysis,

Statistics, Communications, Computer Information Systems, Construction Technology, Drafting and Technical



• OSHA Certified for Asbestos Abatement, 1993

• OSHA 30, OSHA 500, MSHA Surface Mining


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