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					Mark H. McKnight, Senior Construction Superintendent
Bartlett, IL 60103-5826
Cell 630-940-7726
Email: mcknightmark@rocketmail.com
Linked In – http://www.linkedin.com/in/markhmcknight


The objective of this resume is to obtain employment in a construction management related
position in the capacity of providing project planning and delivery, either as an employee of a
commercial / institutional construction company, or as a consultant for a public or private entity
requiring services.
                                   Previous Project Achievements

               Site based construction planning and management of over 3.5 million square feet of
                publicly bid K-12 school construction
               Establishing cooperative environments for trade contractors on construction sites in order
                to facilitate exceptional production rates on construction sites
               Promoting safety planning and orientation on construction sites to manage safe working
                conditions and requiring participation by subcontracting communities to safety rules
               Establishing detailed multiple year public bidding construction schedules and providing
                regular updates throughout the project for clients and trade contractors.
               Establishing the construction plan and the sequence of construction for project planning
                purposes based on identifiable particular site specific parameters.
               Managing construction plans and executions on larger site improvements (97 acres),
                multiple staged completion deliveries and multiple year schedules
               Managing the delivery of large buildings to clients in segments of occupation
               Providing site based management of LEED middle school construction project


                                      Previous Relative Experiences

           Construction Field Operations Leader – planning, coordination, logistics and safety
           LEED construction project experience – Hubble Middle School, Warrenville, IL
           Project scheduling and planning from pre-bid to punch list – Microsoft Project and Sure Trak
           Trade contractor management – bidding, meetings and payment applications review
           Facilities management and construction representative – School District U 46 – 1996 – 2000
           Big box retail (Wal-Mart & Sam’s) construction – Gencon Building Corporation [‘85 –‘95]
           Client sales presentation and planning [local public bodies CM agency contracts]
           33 years experience in site based construction performance
           Public Bidding Construction – pre-bid, construction planning and project execution


Management Approach Statement: The least expensive and the quickest path to completion is always
achieved through performing the work correctly the first time you attempt it. Planning and preparing for
performance is always necessary before attempting it.



2/16/2011
                                    Some Previous Work History
      Bovis Lend Lease K – 12 Education Construction Group – General Superintendent
      Turner Construction K-12 Education Construction Group – Senior Superintendent/ Project
       Manager
      District U-46, Elgin, IL – School Construction Project Manager
      Gencon Building Corporation , Itasca, IL – Project Superintendent

                      Some Project Successes and Roles – Past Fifteen Years
Hubble Middle School, District 200, Warrenville, IL – Project General Superintendent
Hampshire High School, District 300, Hampshire, IL – Project General Superintendent
Gary Wright and Gilberts Elementary Schools, District 300 – Project General Superintendent
Village of Arlington Heights Village Hall, Arlington Heights, IL – Sr. Superintendent – Project
Planning
Lake Park High School East and West Campus Renovations, District # 108 – Sr. Superintendent
Thornwood and West Chicago Elementary Schools, District #304 – Sr. Superintendent
Eastview, Algonquin, Lincoln Prairie and Liberty Elem. Schools, District 300 - Sr. Superintendent
Nature Ridge Elementary School, District U 46, Bartlett, IL – Owners Project Manager
Bartlett High School, District U 46, Bartlett, IL – Owners Project Manager
Larkin High School Additions and Renovations, District U 46, Elgin, IL – Owners Project
Manager



                            Other Acquired Work Skills & Experiences

 Mentoring Construction Management Staff in achieving project accomplishments
 Computer Skills – Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Project, Primavera Sure Trak, Prolog Manager
 Extensive project planning experience with corporate construction management concerns
 CSI filing systems, record document management, warranties and attic stock
 Construction document review -schematic design through 100% CD - VE & Constructability
 Preconstruction planning lead for CM operations position including design commenting and
constructability commenting
 Public bidding experience bid package planning and development of trade contract scope of work
 Preconstruction estimate review participation and comments
 Extensive civil experience from development of retail and school sites
 Represented development process with local municipal bodies for retail and school construction
management functions- including zoning meetings and follow-up and FEMA submittal compilation
 AIA Contract management experience – both client and contractor perspectives
 Claims management and claims negotiation experience
 Trade contractor management – site based contractor meetings and contractor communications
 Daily inspections and record keeping
 Lead Operations Manager at site based offices for concurrent multiple sites, including $ 65 million
HS and 2 - $10 million Elementary Schools – 97 acre site from mass excavation through punch list
 Renovation and mechanical retrofit experience in occupied school buildings
 Representative for Owner during FF & E delivery and installation in previous employments


2/16/2011

				
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Description: Mark McKnight is a Senior Construction Superintendent with the objective to obtain employment in a construction management related position in the capacity of providing project planning and delivery, either as an employee of a commercial / institutional construction company, or as a consultant for a public or private entity requiring services.