A well-rounded background as a maintenance manager, practicing engineer in industry, and volunteer in non-profit arenas. Capabilities include:
·Experienced in electrical distribution, energy management, HVAC, plumbing, building management systems, lighting, controls, security and communication systems.
·Knowledgeable of energy and regulatory compliance issues.
·Ability to listen effectively and communicate concisely
·Critical thinking skills that “flesh out” solutions to problems
·Proficient in MS Windows, MS Office, Web Design Tools, also CAD and database software
·Strong financial, management, and church law experience developed as Church Treasurer for six years.
·Involved in major church facility expansion from financing, review of blueprints, project overview and in-depth accountability for sound reinforcement system.
·Support group leader for caregivers of loved ones with dementia.
·Musician for assisted living facilities and a hospice organization.
·Sound technician and trainer.
2008 - 2010
Asst. Maintenance Manager
Led a staff of twelve to maintain a campus of about a million sq. ft. in facilities
Developed customers' confidence in Campus Operations by fostering genuine relationships, demonstrating improved response times, and satisfying needs
Addressed neglected storage and maintenance areas
Created a new MSDS database
2007 - 2008
Laptop Repair & QC/QA Technician
A survival job: Repaired HP & Compaq laptop computers and transitioned to Quality Control and Quality Assurance
2002 - 2006
Directed a staff of ten to maintain (repair/custodial) a large school/church campus of 85,800 sq. ft. indoors on 12 acres plus two other multi-use buildings
Created preventive maintenance program, including periodic testing of life safety items
Initiated scaled drawings for room setups
Documented building systems
Built a team of workers who could specialize and take more pride in their work
Raised the standard for response times to work requests
Solved facility problems, such as the following:
Water leaks in the basement floors and walls
Need for cool drinking water on the playground
Additional lighting for the gymnasium/sanctuary area
Inadequate emergency lighting
Unsafe playground conditions
1995 - 2001
Facilitated numerous multi-discipline project management teams for renovations and relocations
Teamed up so recommend the standard for the Division's access control (Six Sigma project)
Set the new industrial lighting standard for the Division
Coordinated Y2K facilities' compliance plan.
1974 - 2001
Responsible to oversee the design and integrity of electrical systems for 8 facilities comprising 1,000,000 sq. ft.
Worked with skilled trades, outside contractors, and internal departments on various project management initiatives.
1978 - 2001
Facilities Electrical Engineer
Designed and directed the installation of a site-wide building management system.
Facilitated the occupation of a new facility.
Designed and maintained integrity of the electrical systems for eight facilities comprising 1,000,00 sq. ft.
Increased the electrical supply to several plants.
1980 - 2001
Energy Management Program Owner
Surveyed and implemented projects to reduce energy consumption and to consistently reach annual cost savings goals.
Program liaison for maintenance of building management and HVAC systems.
Managed the annual energy budget. Completed EPA Green Lights and Energy Star Energy Savings Programs.
Administered the computer hardware and software systems in the department.
Webmaster for the department pages on the intranet.
1970 - 1974
United States Air Force
Provided communications links between aircraft and land-based facilities.
Monitored status of communication equipment in Europe and adjoining countries.