Prepared construction sites by digging trenches and backfill holes while operating equipment and heavy machinery including bulldozers and surveying equipment. Adhered to construction project managers and supervisors’ instructions and followed COVID-19 safety guidelines. Frequently traveled out of town to work on remote job sites as directed by management.
Performed general construction labor tasks such as job site clean-up and moving of materials by hand. Operated motorized equipment including power tools, hammers, and saws.
Performed water/fire/smoke damage and mold remediation repair including water extraction, pack-out of contents, removing/disposing of non-salvageable materials, cleaning, light construction, and demolition as directed by supervisor.
Directed, recruited, trained, and conducted a performance review of 25 full-time employees and contractors. Participated in pre-construction meetings, analyzed, and interpreted blueprint drawings and specifications complying with safety regulations and building codes. Surveyed corners, building points, and accurately shot elevation grades. Guided and worked seamlessly with trade partners, engineers, clients, and project coordinators.
Led construction projects throughout the community while managing and working with the construction tradesman to conduct daily tasks. Ensured third-party contractors have all required materials to continue progress and maintain quality.
Served as the estimator for multifamily, high rise residential, hotel, and office buildings with the budget creation on projects of the size of $200M. Participated in pre-bid meetings, estimated project costs created proposals, negotiated, and finalized contracts. Prepared purchase orders, negotiated prices, and selected/recommended vendors; coordinated schedules determining priorities and establishing strong working relationships with customers, suppliers, and manufacturers. Utilized Microsoft Office and Procore for estimation.
Performed routine tasks involving heavy physical labor at commercial and residential construction sites. Managed portions of all phases of construction including clearing rubble and debris as well as remove waste materials. Operated a variety of hand and power tools to complete assigned tasks. Assisted subcontractors as needed.