Jan 19th 2011 Building Envelope Consulting And Engineering Firm Greenville, North Carolina
Dear Person in Charge, My name is Sam and I am very much interested in the position. I am coming from an architectural background, and building construction of light industrial, commercial and residential structures. I do read a lot about sustainable designs, green construction, renewable energy, building performance and maintenance, indoor air quality and building inspection industries. I enjoy travelling, the outdoor, climbing heights, get the job done right and take the blame for it! I do have over 12 years of various Construction Management, Design and Fabrication experience and well versed in the areas of Blueprint reading, Planning, Supervision, Estimating, Consultation, Communication, Negotiation and Project Management of many Freelance work, in accordance with State and International Building Code. I am also a licensed General Contractor #64481, Building, Limited, in the State of North Carolina since 2007 and valid until Dec. 2010 and hold 30-hour OSHA Card. Below is a list of some companies I do have close work experience with: Crowder Construction Company, Apex, NC, Centex Homes Construction Co, Raleigh, NC, Skanska USA, Raleigh, NC, Cimarron Homes, Durham, NC, Archer Western Contractors, Dallas, Texas, Gerdau-Ameristeel Rebar Co, Raleigh, NC, D.H. Griffin Concrete Services, Raleigh, NC, Household Building Systems, Holly Springs, NC and National Erectors, Lumberton, NC, to mention few. I would love to start as part time, if possible, see things first hand, get acquainted with each other, build trust and work out a permanent plan. I do live in Wake County and welling to travel from home to jobsites and home office. I am not young but I ve always felt this way! Recently, I joined the Town of Morrisville as a volunteer freighter after daunting six months of physical and medical tests, background check, exams, interviews and agility test! Currently, I am working as a part-time Supervisor for Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, attending school at night, MCM Program at ECU, Greenville, NC and supporting my family of six all at the same time! Here is a detailed resume for you review.
Thank you for your time and consideration. Sam
Sam G. Budwan 605 Country Lane Holly Springs, NC 27540 h-phone: (919) 762-9689 c-phone: (919) 414-1463 e-mail: [email protected]
To obtain a position as a Project Manager, Consultant, Safety Officer, QA/QC Engineer, Building Technician/Inspector for Residential and Commercial Building Projects.
* East Carolina University, Pursuing an MS Degree in Construction Management, Greenville, NC, starting on the fall of 2010 * Wake Tech Community College, Raleigh, NC, CMT Certificate, Spring Semester of 2010. * North Carolina A&T State University, NCA&T Greensboro, NC, B.S. Degree Architectural Engineering with honor (cum laude), GPA 3.22, 1989 * Red Rocks Community College, RRCC Golden, Colorado Associate Degree of Science, GPA 3.26, 1985
Aug/10-Present: Supervisor, Habitat for Humanity, Orange County, NC April/10-Sep/10: Tech Assistant, Greenscape Inc. Holly Springs, NC Dec/09-Mar/10: Auto shop Coordinator, E-Zee Auto Sales and Service, Raleigh, NC May/08- Dec/09: Project Manager, Consoltec Gulf Construction, Canada Job Description: Commercial Construction Position In charge of building a four stars hotel, Golden Sand, located at Doha, Qatar on time, 20 months and on budget, QR58 millions. Coordinate MEP drawings and openings Job to include: effective communication, co-ordination, negotiation, trouble shooting, problem solving, decision making, Resources allocating and Risk Managing.
Jan/07-April/08: Project Coordinator, Saxum Walls & Ceilings. Willow Springs, NC
Job Description: Commercial Metal Framing Design and Construction Position Work includes division nine specialties. Exterior (shell) and interior walls layout, Light Gauge metal framing system, exterior drywall sheathing, interior drywall hang and finish, acoustic ceiling, EIFS work, flooring and painting, new and renovation commercial construction, Office buildings, warehouses and high-end multi story town homes. Duties include, but not limited to, Estimating, scheduling, material deliveries scheduling, finishes, computer layouts, material inventory, safety meeting conducting, verbal and technical written communication, QA&QC, and general supervision. The General Contractors worked with: Crawford and Dunn, Engineered Construction Co.
May/06- Dec/06: Mechanic, Watson Electrical Company. Raleigh, NC
Job Description: Commercial Construction Position All types of field electrical mechanical installation work. New construction, demo jobs and service & maintenance work, for Residential, Commercial and light industrial. Office buildings, Food Warehouses, clinics, schools, restaurants, retail store buildings and banks. Duties include, but not limited to, Estimating, Piping EMT and/or MC Cables, PVC and/or Rigid electrical conduits, Strapping as per code, wire pulling, junction boxes make-up, fixture units, switches, receptacles & emergency exit signs installation. Coordinate daily tasks with owner/ owner rep. & with other trades through effective communications. Finally, bring the project(s) to a total customer(s) satisfaction, on time and within budget. Safety seminars were attended including fall protection, ladder safety, MSDS safety and First Aid.
Sep/05-May/06: Project Coordinator, National Reinforcing Co. Lumberton, NC Job Description: Commercial Design Position
Work includes estimating, takeoffs, customer relations, sales, layout Design, Fabrication, and installation of concrete reinforcing combinations of post tensioned (PT) cables or tendons and conventional reinforcing steel or rebar for high rise buildings, parking decks and MEP Openings Coordination for the Cedars at Chapel Hill, GC: Miller&Long, Chapel Hill, NC and the Bluegreen Resort, a high rise, w/ post tensioning construction, at Myrtle Beach, SC, using AutoCAD 2005 and PT Institute System Software.
Oct/03-Aug/05: Assistant Project Manager, D.H. Griffin Concrete Service Raleigh, NC Job Description: Commercial Construction Position
Work includes complete concrete service and procurement process, Estimating, bidding process, submittals managements, contract documents preparing, RFI & change orders log keeping and subcontractors management and scheduling using SureTrack by: primavera for institutional buildings. Namely Wilson Dye and Phillips buildings of UNC-Chapel Hill, NC
Oct/01-Oct/03: Project Planner/Coordinator, Ameristeel Company. Raleigh, NC Job Description: Commercial Design/Fabrication Position
Work includes complete Rebar and rebar s accessories, highly effective communications, project coordinating and delivery, place drawings, estimating, takeoffs, Fabricating and furnishing service for all types of light and heavy construction projects such as Bridges, Food Lions, Drug Stores and Shopping Centers, using MicroStation v8.0 CAD soft wear. Taxiway J at RDU International Airport, GC: Archer Western Contractors, a $ 10M Project, Raleigh, NC, South Parking Deck, GC: Bovis Lend Lease Inc, Durham, NC, Skyco Water Treatment Plant, Manteo, NC, Duke Hospital Addition, GC: JW Grand Durham, NC, Pepsi Plant, GC: Brodei Construction Inc, Garner, NC and Third Port Pier Replacement a 100 x 1000 Military pier superstructure, Fort Eustis, Virginia, GC: W.F. Magann.
JUN/00-Oct/01: Truss Designer, Household Building Systems, Holly Springs, NC
Job Description: Residential Design/Fabrication Position Work includes a complete engineered roof, floor truss and LVL girder system design and Consultation, Estimating, takeoffs, Sales & customer service and Fabrication of residential subdivisions by: David Weekley Homes and commercial projects namely: Holy Springs Medical Center, using Alpine Design System software. Work also includes project HVAC and Electrical coordinating, effective communication, shop drawings generating, fabricating and delivery services.
Dec/95-Jun/00: Projects Manager Consultant and Administrator, AET Co, Doha, Qatar
Job Description: Mix Design-Build/Fabricate Position Work includes Estimating, Customer relations, HR, Sales, assist in development of company Tenders processing and contracts negotiation and preparation for turn key Projects. I executed
projects such as schools, office buildings and private villa compound of all concrete construction of schools, Dairy Farm and Shopping Mall. Work, also, includes daily activities Scheduling, workmanship QC, QI, Safety and manpower & material processing and logistics. The position was, as well, dealing with Human resources and personnel affairs. Also worked as division nine specialists, to includes kitchens & bathrooms layout & remodeling, additions, ceramics, decks, Shade Canopy Fabrication and installation, roofing, concrete slabs & driveways, trim work, acoustical ceiling, metal studs, drywall hang & finish for small to medium size fitups. Complete preventive engineering solution.
Jan/93 Dec/95: Self employed as Superintendent/Projects Manager. Raleigh, NC
Job Description: Mix Design-Build Position Work and specialty projects include Estimating, takeoffs for kitchens & bathrooms remodeling, additions, decks, Concrete driveways, shingles roofing replacement, concrete work, trim work & finishes, Ducts, metal studs, hang & finish of drywall and complete building improvement and Landscaping of residential and commercial projects. Also position includes Carpenter and Leadsman of a Residential Framing.
Jul/90-Dec/92: Concrete Form Setter Foreman, Rebarco Inc. Clayton, NC
Job Description: Commercial Construction Position, Entry level Work includes, but not limited to, all field concrete activities, some estimating, pre-forming wall panels, insure proper concrete covers for all rebar work, concrete finishing and touch up. Conduct a weekly safety meeting. Multi story SAS Building R, GC: R.N. Rouse & Co., Inc., Cary, NC Jul/89-Jul/90: Draftsman/ CAD Operator, MacRae-Bill Associates Architects, PC Greensboro, NC. Job Description: Mix Design Position, Entry level Position includes Computer aided design, EZ Draft 2, layout and construction preparation & project delivery. Good and solid architectural experience. document
* CSI (Construction Specification Institute) Member, 1987 * AIA (American Institute of Architects) Associate Member, 1988 * ACI (American Concrete Institute) Member, 1989 * Tau Beta Pi, the National Engineering Honor Society, Member 86-87
Honors/Awards * Certificate of recognition (Dean s List), Greensboro, NC 1987
* Student Union Calligrapher an Art Plaque, Denver, Co 1984
The ability to reading and interpret blueprints efficiently, written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency in computer applications, MS Office, AutoCAD and MicroStation,v8. and SkechUp 3D Modeling, An Energetic Person with Good Business Ideas and Connections.
Site skills The ability to operating most of construction equipments and machinery such as lulls, bobcats, scissor lifts, forklifts, boom lifts and most of Hilti laser and power tools with Safety First in mind.
Volunteer Work: Meals-On-Wheels Wake County Shelters Program, 2003, Morrisville Fire Station#1, Morrisville, NC 2010, Habitat for Humanity, The ReStore of Durham and Chapel Hill Counties, 2010.
Hobbies: On my leisure time I do Enjoy Traveling, Grilling and Cooking, Snow Skiing, Gardening & Landscaping, Horseback riding, Calligraphy and Art Work.
Learning & Teaching for a Life Time