Administrator over a LAN consisting of Windows 2000 file and application servers, AS/400 and XP Pro remote mobile users.Established numerous amounts of secured firewall network connection that utilize VPN (virtual private network) tunneling back to our main office servers. This allows for Project Managers to emulate with AS/400 accounting system for cost coding of time sheets along with a FileMaker database that maintain construction manager data for all facets of project recording.Remote printing between all job sites with fax and email servers increased communications and help reduce paper flow. Installed communications that range from wireless internet access 802.11 a/b/g to voice over IP (VOIP) technology.Manage NEC Pro II phone system adding and removing extensions along with voice mail administration at times this required me to install new installation of cat 5 wiring and wall jacks.Maintain a cluster of APC uninterruptible power supplies all with LAN communication.Provided help desk support and training when new versions of software are deployed or when hardware problems arise.Install automated patching of all OS and Office Software along with daily virus protection patterns preventing unnecessary downtime.
Job responsibilities included blueprint review of projects, preparation of construction documents, bidding, negotiations, subcontractor selection, material purchasing, scheduling, project budget, building code compliance, project development, and quality control.Supervise crews of up to 30 workers as I assisted the Project Managers during there absents, handling all facets of this work assignment on projects ranging well over 5 million dollars in size. Support estimating team with my construction skills as I work closely with architects and engineers along with owners to provide value engineering on all aspects of the construction project especially the electrical division. Assist in electrical design changes on design build projects to help reduce cost for a variety of buildings such as: Computer Rooms, Furniture Stores, Auto Dealerships, Sports Complexes, Parking Lots, Clothing Stores, Multi-Million Dollar Luxury Homes, College Dorms and Buildings, Office Complexes, Historical Restorations, Country Clubs and so forth.To accomplish these responsibilities requires keeping up to date to recent industry developments along with a good working knowledge of lighting calculations and building codes.
Planned and managed integration of business solutions with the following hardware and software:
·D-Link Wireless Firewalls – SonicWall TZW170 and Pro2040- Access Points –Wireless LinkSys and D-Link 802.11g Bridges High Gain and Directional Antennas – Blue Max Wireless Cell Repeaters.Best and APC UPS Systems– Netgear and SonicWall Firewalls –
·Dell Hardware – PowerEdge Servers – Latitude Laptops – Precision and Optiplex Workstations – IBM ThinkPads – PDA’s – HP Laserjets – Xerox Color Printer 860 – Xerox and OCE Wide Format Printer Networked Scanners – Brother MFC Fax Servers - Netgear Routers – D-Link Routers – Hp and D-Link Print Servers. NEC Pro II and Elite II Phone Systems– IP SoftPhones
·Xerox Access Software – Trend Micro Officescan Virus Protection –McAfee Virus Scanning – SonicWall Internet Content Filtering – Microsoft Backup Software –Veritas Corporate Backup Software -- Citrix Client – SonicWall VPN Client –AS/400 Emulation Session Software – Ghost – Symantec Corporate Edition