Construction Trade Worker Manager - 15 Years of Experience - Near 75068


Construction Trade Worker Manager


Little Elm, TX

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REID A. KERN 14612 Highland Circle Little Elm, Texas 75068 PHONE 218.393.4027 OBJECTIVE​ Seeking a career in a company where my Civil Engineering Degree, Construction,Management and Concrete Experience will add value to the company. SKILLS AND TRAINING ▪ MANAGEMENT SKILLS ▪ AUTOCAD ▪ MICROSOFT OFFICE ▪ CONSTRUCTION ​ ▪ SURVEYING ▪ CPR Certified/FIRST AID CERTIFIED ▪ POST TENSION INSTITUE I CERTIFIED ▪ HEAVY JOB SOFT WARE EXPERIENCE August 2014 – Present​TISEO PAVING​COMPANY​Dallas, TX ​Project Superintendent ▪ Responsible for project from pre-con meetings to final sale of job. ▪ Working on projects stems from DFW Surrounding areas. ▪ Jobs consist of reconstruction of utilities, drainage issues and pavement. ▪ Followed all safety Rules and Regulation. ▪ Consistently met deadlines. January 2014 – August 2014​QUALITY EXCAVATION​Aubrey, TX ​Concrete Superintendent​ ▪ Prepare, review, update and analyze project schedules (subcontractors, vendors and Project Management). ▪ Produce production sheet to review with crew foreman’s on daily basis in order to be profitable and stay within budget. ▪ Inform any schedule changes or adjustments to PM and appropriate parties. ▪ Monitor site production. ▪ Recruit, schedule, train, promote, layoff and discipline field personnel. ▪ Assist PM’s in preparation of job costs. ▪ Review change orders and request with PM’s. ▪ Attend Pre-con meetings and Superintendent meetings. ▪ Complete daily project reports, time logs, Concrete Logs, and site/personnel Summary Reports. ▪ Inspect job site: all concrete related activities. ▪ Communicate with all levels, both internally and externally. ▪ Organized work and engaged in a variety of tasks. ▪ Consistently met deadlines. ▪ Order material needed for forming, pouring, and Curing of Concrete. ▪ Followed all safety Rules and Regulation. January 2013 – October 2013​​RPM​​Plano, TX ​Equipment Operator​ ▪ Responsible for cutting or filling in dirt according to grade stakes. ▪ Proper safety codes followed per OSHA standards. ▪ Achieving rough grade for various residential pad sites and also commercial pads. ▪ Maintain heavy equipment through preventative maintenance. ▪ Moisture conditioning both residential and commercial pad sites ▪ Operate dozer, track hoe, loader, off road trucks, scrapper. ​ December 2011 – July 2012​​TEXAS SPORTS BUILDERS ​Burleson, TX ​Supervisor ▪ Responsible for Site Management. ▪ Sales/Follow Up. ▪ Ordering proper quantities of materials: Dirt, Drainage Pipe, and Concrete Drainage Rock. ▪ Renting proper equipment for job. ▪ Coordinate with Sub Contractors and General contractors ▪ Operate all Heavy Equipment in which the job calls for. (Loader, back hoe, D4 D6 750 and 850 dozers, also excavator and scrapper. ▪ Manage between 3 – 10 all of different trades. ▪ Attend construction pre con meetings and Owner Architect/Contractor meetings. ▪ Had the ability to identify problems early and take action without direction. ▪ Make sure job is run in accordance to Safety Guidelines. ▪ Obtain building and specialty permits from local agencies. ▪ Keep daily reports and weekly reports. ▪ Provide General Contractor with Daily reports and Safety Plan. ▪ Complete work with a Zero Punch list.​ September 2010 – December 2011​​WILLIAMS BROTHERS​​Frisco, TX ​Equipment Operator/ Leadman ▪ Operate All Heavy Equipment in a safe and effective manner. ▪ Perform daily safety and maintenance checks. ▪ Clean heavy equipment as scheduled and/or required. ▪ Participate in routine maintenance. ▪ Advise supervisors for all scheduled repairs. ▪ Load Semi Trucks with materials. ▪ Remove existing retaining walls with breaker attachments. ▪ Cut and fill grade for various retaining walls and roads. April 2010 – September 2010​​MARIO SINACOLA & SONS​​Frisco, TX Assistant Foreman​ ▪ Conduct Weekly Safety Meetings ▪ Communicate with operators, pipe layers, and laborers of daily duties ▪ Daily Timesheets ▪ Organize job tasks for day/week ▪ Maintaining Tools/Inspecting pipe ▪ Keeping Inventory of Tools ▪ Shooting Grade with Level ▪ Report to Superintendent of weekly progress ▪ Management skills of employees ▪ Daily Inventory of Construction Materials ▪ Constructing silk fence & installing rip rap for erosion control and other methods of control ▪ Operate Heavy Equipment as necessary. April 2000 – March 2010 ​ Cement Mason Union Local 633 ​Duluth, MN Journeyman Cement Finisher ▪ Estimation of concrete and reinforcement bar for various commercial and residential jobs. ▪ Formed and poured concrete for curbs, gutters, sidewalks, slabs, and commercial floors. ▪ Stamped and colored concrete driveways, sidewalks, patios and commercial floors. ▪ Did all aspects of pouring concrete from construction lines, grade work installing reinforcement bar and finishing concrete. ▪ Operate All Heavy Equipment for dirt work. EDUCATION ​1997-1999 Lake Superior College ​​Duluth, MN * A.A.S., Civil Engineering Degree Honors​ 1993-1994 East Duluth High School Duluth, MN 1989-1993 American School -Aberdeen (ASA) Aberdeen, Scotland, UK​ ​ INTERESTS​ My interests are my family, playing Ice Hockey, Softball, Hunting and Fishing. I enjoyed traveling in Scotland, Ireland, England, Western Europe and Australia. Thank You, Reid Kern (218)393-4027