Reese Finn rdf@buildkr.com 919 602 6871
EDUCATION
M.S., Information Science The Pennsylvania State University
B.S., Economics The Pennsylvania State University
Minor, Business The Pennsylvania State University
EXPERIENCE
Charter Spectrum Wireless Network Design Engineer Morrisville, NC
September 2017
to present

ROLE Design, planning & implementation

RESPONSIBILITIES Create design & installation documents for programming, installation, and client personnel use

SKILLS & TOOLS Apply design standards & survey reports to create documents using MS Excel & Visio.  Use VBA, macros &
functions to automate process & MS Project & Excel for reporting project status to management.  Use Tableau
Reader & Tableau Public to assess design inconsistencies
and outliers as site survey and other documents received

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of VBA and concatenate functions to significantly
improve project throughput among design team
CenturyLink Associate Engineer Wake Forest, NC
December 2014
to
September 2017

ROLE Planning & implementation

RESPONSIBILITIES

Work with provisioning to plan and schedule site installations and installations and service turn-ups using MS Project and                                  Excel extensively for reporting and coordination of work.   Manage customer acceptance testing.

                                  Maintain documentation as-built for data centers, CoLocation and customer premise facilities, assess

                                  proposed designs and installations for optimal performance and satisfaction of customer requirements

SKILLS & TOOLS Apply design standards & survey reports to create  documents using MS Excel & Visio.  Use VBA, macros &
functions to automate process & MS Project & Excel for  reporting project status to management.

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of VBA and macros to improve process efficiencies
Cisco Customer Service Engineer 2 Morrisville, NC
July 2014
to
December 2014

ROLE Planning & implementation

RESPONSIBILITIES Plan & schedule moves / adds / changes for Bank of 
America's global IP network of Data Centers, offices,
ATMs and branch locations

SKILLS & TOOLS Apply Cisco and Bank standards during planning and
execution.  Use VBA, macros & fnctions to automate
planning and reporting & MS Project & Excel for  reporting project status to management.

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of VBA and concatenate functions to significantly
improve project throughput 
Centurylink NOC Engineer Wake Forest, NC
May 2013
to
July 2014

ROLE Planning & implementation

RESPONSIBILITIES Manage document control, change control & scheduling
of client site provisioning & migrations

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Excel, Project & Visio for reporting &   scheduling.

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of Visio and Project to standardize team processes
Keystone Resources Owner Raleigh, NC
May 2010
to
May 2013

ROLE Project Management & Consultation

RESPONSIBILITIES Protect client interests as Agent during litigation and
ongoing site upgrades at Nashville, TN LNG facility

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Project to develop project schedule and MS
Excel and Visio for reporting and compliance tracking.
Manage risk, quality, schedule, budget, safety, and client
expectations.  Hold meetings, review submittals for
compliance with standards, codes and design

CONTRIBUTIONS Estimates during construction for client use in their 
litigation with former contractors to demonstrate negligence
Yonkers Industries Construction Manager Cary, NC
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Project Management

RESPONSIBILITIES Project Management, contract management & compliance

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Excel and Project to assess status and report
to management.  Conduct meetings and review document
for codes and standards compliance.  Manage risk, cost,
schedule, compliance, safety and budget

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of contract management software to ensure compliance
with codes & standards as well as extensive FDA
regulatory requirements for manufacture of drugs at client
sites including Merck, GSK, Becton-Dickenson, Wyeth,
Bayer, Novo-Nordisk and Hospira
W.E. O'Neil Project Engineer Los Angeles, CA
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Project Management, contract management & compliance

RESPONSIBILITIES Manage $30M mechanical / electrical contracts on $265M
Harrah's 21 story hotel and casino construction

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Excel and Project to assess status and report
to management.  Conduct meetings and review document
for codes and standards compliance.  Manage risk, cost,
schedule, compliance, safety and budget

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of contract management software and MS Excel to
ensure compliance and cost control during 12 month
schedule
Shames Construction Superintendent Livermore, CA
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Project Management, contract management & compliance

RESPONSIBILITIES Manage all trades during $12M construction of 100,000 sf
retail store in suburban San Francisco

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Excel and Project to assess status and report
to management.  Conduct meetings and review document
for codes and standards compliance.  Manage risk, cost,
schedule, compliance, safety and budget

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of contract management software to manage cost,
quality and schedule, MS Excel to manage submittals, MS
Project to track progress
Robert E. Lamb Project Manager Valley Forge, PA
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Project Management, contract management & compliance

RESPONSIBILITIES Find and qualify bidders, create RFP and scope 
docuements including project schedule, conduct bidding
and award contracts, manage work through turnover

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Excel and Project to assess status and report
to management.  Conduct meetings and review document
for codes and standards compliance.  Manage risk, cost,
schedule, compliance, safety and budget

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of MS Project to manage schedule and MS Excel to
manage costs and documentation and for reporting to
management and owners
Kvaerner Project Engineer Philadelphia, PA
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Project Management

RESPONSIBILITIES Manage contracts and document control

SKILLS & TOOLS Use MS Excel and Project to assess status and report
to management.  Conduct meetings and review document
for codes and standards compliance.  Manage risk, cost,
schedule, compliance, safety and budget

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of Primavera Expedition to manage $16M electrical
contract on $500M Philadelphia Shipyard project to build
facility for ocean tanker and container ship fabrication at
former Philadelphia Navy Yard drydocks #4 & 5
Staley Data Services LAN Technician Atlanta, GA
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Implementation

RESPONSIBILITIES Install LAN networks

SKILLS & TOOLS Standards compliance to meet EIA / TIA specifications

CONTRIBUTIONS quality control and schedule compliance for Sachs
Fifth Avenue, Wal-Mart, and Lowes Home Improvement
installations throughout Southeast US.
Mastec Purchasing Agent Atlanta, GA
September 2017
to
September 2017

ROLE Procurement

RESPONSIBILITIES Purchase and rent tools, materials and equipment on 
MCI, AT&T, Sprint & Georgia Department of 
Transportation Smart Highway optical fiber installations.  
Smart Highway ("ITS") projects included interstate
highway cameras and overhead message boards in metro
Atlanta with traffic signal interconnects and 288 fiber
cable installations to D.O.T. command centers

SKILLS & TOOLS Submit documents to D.O.T for approval towards 
compliance with standards during Intelligent 
Transportation System installations

CONTRIBUTIONS Use of Excel for reporting and to ensure cost management
SKILLS, STUDIES  & TRAINING
ANALYTICS
MS Excel including VBA, functions and macros
Tableau Reader and Tableau Public for analysis of project anomalies and outliers
SAS University Edition for analysis of statistical control
REPORTING
MS Excel
Contracts management software:  Expedition, Suretrak, Autodesk Constructware
MS Office
Conduct coordination meetings
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Manage risk, compliance, quality, cost, schedule, safety & client expectations
Report on status and all project facets to management and clients
Conduct meetings for coordination, kickoff, approvals
Review and approve documents
Manage contracts
QA / QC COMPLIANCE
Inspection of work to meet codes, standards, and regulations
Hire and manage vendors and 3rd party inspectors
Read and understand regulatory, design, and code specifications
academic studies

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