"Senior Construction Superintendent in Chicago IL Resume Mark McKnight"
Mark H. McKnight, Senior Construction Superintendent Bartlett, IL 60103-5826 Cell 630-940-7726 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 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