Vice President Construction in Tampa St Petersburg FL Resume Stephen Jasen

					                                                                PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTIVITY EXPERT
STEPHEN F. JASEN
                                                                              Tampa FL 33647
                                                                 Phone: 407.353.2106  E-mail:sfjasen@gmail.com
EXECUTIVE-LEVEL OPERATIONS LEADERSHIP  ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION
  Profitability  Cost-Reduction  New Market/Business Development  Global Project Management

As a Florida licensed General Contractor with 20 years experience, I remain a visionary leader dedicated to
operational excellence and performance enhancement through business development initiatives and revenue
optimization in variable market climates. I possess verifiable success in building high-performance teams,
steering fiscal and operational process improvements while attracting and maintaining major clients and projects
which generate multi-million dollar revenue streams.

                                              VALUE OFFERED
 Strategic Business Planning and             Engineering Management               Visionary Leadership
  Execution                                   Galvanizing Teams                    Client Focused
 P&L to $150MM                               Claims Avoidance                     Talent Development
 Budget Development/Cost Analysis            Continuous Improvement               Performance
 Quality & Safety Improvements               Proposal Development                  Measurement
 Talent Development & Mentoring              Market Growth Strategies             Compelling Communicator
 Resource Development & Allocation           Complex Contract                     High Ethics & Integrity
 Business Teaming                             Negotiations                         Bilingual:
 Project Life Cycle Management               SOP Development                       English/Lithuanian

Industry Knowledge: Design-Build | Industrial |Commercial | Military | Hospitality | High-End Resorts | Utilities
                    Power | Energy | Pollution-Control | Coal | Gas | Cement | Steel

                                           SUMMARY ACHIEVEMENTS
  ~ Spearheaded a $20M equipment installation that was so successful it resulted in $130M of add on
                projects which were commended for reaching unprecedented levels
                                     of safety performance ~
 ~ Successfully built dozens of key relationships with owners, engineers and OEM’s which translated
                                 into over $250M of project revenue ~
  ~ Led a new market penetration which generated over $25M of design/build construction projects in
                                        under 18-months ~

                    ~ Honored with Chrysler Corporation Quality Excellence award ~
                  ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS, OTHER TRAINING & COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTIONS

   ACADEMIC                    MBA Coursework | DePaul University | Chicago, IL
   ACHIEVEMENTS                Bachelors of Science, Civil Engineering | Purdue University | Lafayette, IN

   PROFESSIONAL                FMI Leadership Institute: business of people, federal procurement procedures,
   TRAINING &                  cost control, scheduling, negotiations, safety, risk management, contracts,
   WORKSHOPS                   claims, communications, performance evaluations, recruiting and sales.

   TECHNICAL                   Primavera | CMS | JD Edwards & Timberline | Construction Cost Systems | MS
                               Project Management | Prolog | Suretrack | Pivotal | ACT! | MS Office
   PROFESSIONAL                Licensed Professional Engineer, State of Illinois | Past Responsible Managing
   ASSOCIATIONS                Officer & Qualifier - A/B Contractor Licenses in California, Utah and Nevada
                               Member & former Committee Chairman: American Society of Civil Engineers
                               Member: Project Management Institute, Associated General/Building Contractors
STEPHEN F. JASEN                              Phone: 407.353.2106                                resume, page two

                                           PROFESSIONAL NARRATIVE

Director & General Manager, Florida
Brand Energy & Infrastructures Services  Tampa, FL                                                     2009-2011
A global $1.5B provider of scaffolding, insulation, coatings and other soft trade services for ongoing plant
maintenance, outages and capital construction in the power generation, chemical and commercial markets.
Florida operations include the Caribbean and totals $20M/yr. Responsible for total business operations and P/L.
     Reassessed and streamlined organization structure; developed new management team.
     Reversed deteriorating margins with best practices for field supervision and project management
        resulting in 80% increases in labor gross margins matching top corporate area performers.
     Led safety initiatives to reduce yearly medical costs by 75%, and total recordable rate by 30% to .58.
     Established shared productivity information and accountability control systems within organization.

Vice President of Operations
Hulke Construction Company  Orlando, FL                                                                 2008-2009
A $20M full-service provider of world-class construction services with locations in Florida and the Caribbean.
Markets included office buildings, high-end resorts, retail, and industrial and hardscape projects.
Recruited to lead overseas projects in the Caribbean. Challenges included bringing company to a higher level of
operational effectiveness. Responsible for operations and management of international projects and P/L.
     Decreased materials shortages by 10% and consolidated overseas shipments which saved
        $25,000 per project. Due to problems and shortages with international projects, developed improved
        SOP’s including procurement procedures for international purchases which eliminated problems.
     Dramatically improved efficiency and created 5%-10% increased productivity time in field through
        10 step Project Roadmap Information Key containing management’s company planning and
        administrative requirements; eliminated managers’ and supervisors’ frustration by using new system.
     Improved accuracy of estimating project costs and ability to measure productivity through
        creating core costs reports that allowed for tracking of productivity directly from the field.
     Generated an additional $1.6M of infrastructure and facilities project work by managing project for
        large client Established transparent cost reporting, regular meetings and consulted on additional cost
        savings, design changes which won a $4.8M bridge project.

Corporate Vice President of Operations
Atlas Industrial Holdings  Columbus, OH                                                              2004-2008
A premier, $80M company of specialty contractors serving the industrial marketplace in automotive, food &
beverage, steel and power as well as commercial building structures.
Hired to develop division operating procedures for contract execution life-cycles and resolve major project
operational issues including change and claim dispute resolution.
     Turned around high risk projects through assuming project executive roles for multiple projects.
        Improved processes and customer satisfaction through mentoring developing project managers.
     Developed business model for new international operations generating yearly income stream of
        $400,000. Led establishment of Mexico operations as I directed 2 major GM powertrain contracts.
     Captured $250,000 in excess material purchases in 6-months by improving proposal procedures.
     Improved performance ratings through review of financials for profit objectives. Worked with company
        president on development of mission statement, risk/opportunity assessments and strategic planning.

Vice President (2001-2004), Construction Manager (1997-2001), Project Manager (1994-1997)
Graycor, Inc.  Homewood, IL                                                                             1994-2004
A $400M full service general contractor providing design/build, direct hire labor services to the power,
automotive, steelmaking, cement and general building industries.
Consistently promoted into high visibility positions for exemplary performance/achievements. Significant
challenge as VP included repositioning company to compete in a new market due to significant market decline.
     Led business development efforts, generating over $25M of design/build construction work.
        Successfully steered the company into the cement industry as a leader, built lasting relationships.
     Led A.K. Steel installation project at $1.1 billion Rockport Works resulting in contracts of $150M.

Regional Manager (1989-1994)  Broad, Vogt & Conant, Inc  Gary, IN

				
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Description: Stephen Jasen is a Florida licensed General Contractor with 20 years experience, who remains a visionary leader dedicated to operational excellence and performance enhancement through business development initiatives and revenue optimization in variable market climates. He possesses verifiable success in building high-performance teams, steering fiscal and operational process improvements while attracting and maintaining major clients and projects which generate multi-million dollar revenue streams.