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Building Services Technician

Queensbury, NY, 12804
August 07, 2012

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William E. St. John

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Queensbury, NY 12804 Email:


Well seasoned, talented professional with broad based experience and skills pertaining to construction and property management fields. Possess innovative skills in problem solving combined with technical competence. Honest, dependable and results oriented. Have a natural attitude and disposition to get things done. Computer skills.


333 GLEN STREET ASSOCIATES, Glens Falls, NY June 2006 - June 2011

Chief Engineer/Property Management

Maintain, repair and install building equipment. Use my collective experience in building, mechanical, technical and construction trades in the management of facilities and property.

HVAC: Including, but not limited to, supply/return air systems, chillers, towers, compressors, pumps, pneumatics, safety devices, boilers, hydronics, gauges, power plant.

Self-employed General Contractor May 2004 – June 2006

New residential construction/Light commercial/additions/renovations/Property Management.

BEACONMEDAES, Charlotte, NC November 2003 – May 2004

Medical Gas Equipment Service Specialist

Maintained, installed and serviced medical air and gas distribution equipment in hospitals and surgery centers across New York State with occasional work in neighboring states. Primarily worked independently with consistent communications with Tech Support. Worked well on assignments requiring additional associates to meet priority deadlines or complete large projects. Accounts included medical air compressors, vacuum pumps, alarm systems, instrumentation, valves, outlets and manifolds. Provided emergency services 24/7.

• Effectively managed accounts to complete fieldwork and administrative duties to maintain efficient upkeep of maintenance and service programs.

• Negotiated contracts for new and potential accounts.

• Completed certification and verification of new construction projects to ensure installation of medical equipment met manufacturer specifications and NFPA requirements.

HILL-ROM COMPANY INC., Batesville, IN January 2002 – November 2003

Medical Gas Equipment Service Specialist

Primarily responsible for installation, maintenance and service of medical air and gas distribution equipment. Additional requirements involved working on other complex equipment including hospital beds, stretchers and other apparatus with high tech capacity.


Plant Manager October 1980 – September 2001

Leadership as plant manager, department head, purchasing agent, safety officer, Chairperson Fire & Safety Committee. Oversight of all construction projects.

• Member National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

• Member New York State Health Facilities Association (NYSHFA).

• Worked closely with local authorities, NYSDOH, OSHA, ADA and VA Representatives.

• Implemented preventative maintenance program to meet the requirements of New York State Department of Health.

• Other skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, technical and all phases of building trades.

HONORS: United States Navy…Honorable Discharge.

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