Construction Inspector, Junior Civil Engineer

Jim Allen22 West Jamestown Apt.2Stockton, California 95207650-619-4155Objective: To obtain a position in public works construction management orinspection utilizing my skills and background.Skills & Achievements: I’m a dedicated professional with over 22 ofprogressive experience in site and off-site construction.ï‚· Civil Engineering- Experienced at construction managementof multi-million dollar jobs. Familiar with cal-trans standards andspecifications. Adept at doing take-off quantities from plans andinterpreting contract specifications.ï‚· Construction Scheduling-Initiates and maintainsconstruction schedules for both bar charts and critical path.ï‚· Suppliers and Sub-contractors- Staging deliveries ofmaterials, supplies, and scheduling of sub-contractors to insuresmooth flow of project.ï‚· Project Interfaces-Interacts effectively with the public,various contractors, businesses, and government bodies forsmooth operations and communications.ï‚· Public Works Inspection- Over ten years experience ofpublic works inspection for developments and contracts foradherence to standards, specifications, and established budgets.ï‚· Change Orders- Initiate contract change orders, research themas well as negotiate them.ï‚· Superintendent/Estimator- Prepares estimates for variousprojects, schedules work, superintends construction, and acts as aliaison between various public agencies, citizens, and businesses.ï‚· Design Review-Review plans and project specifications in thedesign stage as well as checking for field compatibility.ï‚· Accurate and Timely Decisions-Offers maturity, ability,dedication, and a background of success in making accurate andtimely decisions. Pays attention to detail and takes pride inachieving a quality product.ï‚· Computer Literate- Familiar with Microsoft word, excel,autocad, and Microsoft project manager, can type 28 wpm.Selected Professional Experience:Stockton, CAMy duties included inspecting parks for vandalism, repairs, landscape upkeep, potentialhazards, as well as inspecting the work of various contractors.Bethel Island, CAThis unique housing development consisted of three miles of levee, a slurry wall fromelev. 0’ to elev. –40’, stone columns and deep dynamic compaction to establish a soundfoundation, and breaching into the delta. This is $200 million project allows every hometo have the delta as part of their back yard.City of Tracy, CAI was the on site construction inspector for the 7.2 million gallon underground reservoir.This particular project had to be integrated with a 12 mile water line that was beingconstructed by a local water district. I was responsible for making sure the project wasdone to plans and specs, approving the monthly pay quantities, dealing with the primecontractor and sub-contractors. I also was responsible with dealing citizens complaintsand various other developments in the city of Tracy.Crockett-Volano Sanitary District, Crockett, CAI was asst. construction manager and on site inspector for this installation of 1200 feet ofnew sanitary trunk line running through an active sugar plant and wetlands. Projectincluded excavation of class I and class II contaminants, intersection of a hot oiltransmission line with an 12” high pressure natural gas line, as well as a creek crossing.Agencies to be coordinated included Army Corp of Engineers, Fish & Game, C & HSugar, Crockett-Volano Sanitary District.City of Livermore, CAI provided construction inspection on a staff augmentation basis for capitol improvementsprojects including, landscaping, irrigation, paving, and median curbs. Myresponsibilities included daily quality assurance, reporting and assisted with contractorsprogress payments. In addition, my role involved traffic control and interaction with thepublic.Stege Sanitation District, El Cerrito, CAHere I performed public works inspection services as well as assistant constructionmanagement duties for this maintenance program of the sanitation district’s assetsincluding pipe bursting, pipe lining, manhole installation, open trench removal,installation and paving back trenches with asphalt concrete. I verified excavationvolume within of work, calculated volume of rock excavated for the extra work order,tracked contractor working days, monitored traffic control for public safety, notifiedaffected of upcoming work in a timely manner, fielded citizens questions and complaints,monitored schedule and material testing.Agnews Site Development, Santa Clara, CAI provided public works inspection services to augment the City’s staff on this largemulti-use development site. My duties included ensuring construction was done perspecifications for pump station, new roadways, sewers, and utilities.City and County of San Francisco, CAI was the construction inspector to insure that a 2 million gallon Golden gate Parkreservoir project valued at $8 million in construction cost was built according to plansand specifications. I was responsible for interacting with all contractor personnel toinsure continuity in schedule and anticipate and deal with potential problems that couldimpact the project budget and schedule.City of San Ramon, CAAs a construction inspector under contract to the city of San Ramon, I workedcontractors and developers to ensure that subdivisions and other developments wereconstructed to City standards and specifications, and that capitol improvements projectswere also constructed within budget.City of San Jose, CAI was a public works inspector and resident engineer for the City of San Jose. Over a tenyear period, I inspected public works projects for sewer, storm, water lines, pumpstations, housing tracts, developments, etc. In addition I was the resident engineerwhose duties included cost estimating, scheduling and reviewing contractors invoice forpayment.Work History:Stockton, CA- 6/12- 3/13Hultgren-Tillis Engineers – 4/06 - 5/09Safework, Public works Inspector – 1/05 – 2/6Infrastructure Engineering, Public Works Inspector – 3/04 – 12/044 Leaf Inc., Pleasanton, Construction Manager/ Public Works Inspector - 1/01- 3/04Saliba Corp.,San Francisco, Estimator/Superintendent- 2/00-1/01Andreini Bros., Half Moon Bay, Estimator/Project Manager-2/99-2/00City of San Ramon, Public Works Inspector- 3/97-2/99Angus Nelson Ltd., Public Works Inspector/ Construction Manager- 2/94-3/97San Jose Drilling, Chief Estimator- 9/87-2/94City of San Jose, Public Works Inspector- 9/77-9/87Education:AS Civil Engineering, 1978Evergreen Valley College, San Jose, CASan Jose State University, completed Junior year, 1979E.I.T. #46959 January 9, 1980US Army Corp of Engineers in Construction Quality Management for Contractors Certificate ofCompletion- July 1999Traffic Safety Certificate of CompletionConfined Space Training40 Hour HAZWOPER CertificateExcavation Competent Person Training Certificate

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  • Location: Stockton, CA , 95207

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