Facilities Manager - Electrical Engineer Resume

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7 Fourth Street, Lindenhurst, NY 11757, (631) 729-4430, [email protected]

Core Competencies

Facilities Management, Construction Management, Project  Management, HR/Staff Management, Tenant Relations, Budget  Management, Inventory Control, Vendor Relations, Loss Control &  Prevention, Contract Negotiations, Regulatory Compliance,  Proposal Development, Information Systems


Facilities Manager / Electrical Engineer
Green Oaks Apartments, Lake Success, NY 1985-Present

  • Manage facilities management operations of  266 housing units (five buildings) and common grounds for  this organization's Congregate and Assisted Living for  senior residents.

  • Successfully restructured company  practices, policies, and procedures resulting in dramatic  improvements in areas of:

    • General Management:  vendor selection, contract management, capital expenditures,  inventory control, purchasing, staff development, and  management/contractor relations.

    • Technical:  HVAC, manual Building Management Systems (BMS), electrical  plumbing, blueprint preservation, and management of  information systems.

  • Coordinate emergency response procedures,  and act as primary point of contact for management,  insurance agents, fire marshals, and town inspectors  concerning Loss Control & Prevention issues.

  • Oversee the hiring, training, scheduling,  and supervision of 12 direct reports, and define job  responsibilities as dictated by the organization's  ever-changing business needs; instituted performance  measurement tools that increased employee recognition, and  productivity.

  • Gained greater flexibility of a $750,000  maintenance budget, achieving a $16,000 savings in second  quarter year through vendor changes, expense control,  proposal development, and negotiations.

  • Ensure the safety of residents and  maintenance staff through continuous testing and maintenance  of lighting, fire alarm, boiler and generator back-up  systems; enforce mandatory use of protective gear during  low/high-voltage work in accordance with local/national  jurisdiction and OSHA regulatory compliance.

Chief Engineer / Facilities Manager
Briarcliff Gardens, Old Westbury, NY 1981-1985

  • Directed a six-year a $6.6 million grounds  refurbishing project spanning 108,000 sq ft. situated on 250  acres accommodating three golf courses, 15 tennis courts,  Olympic pool, restaurants, 26-member apartment/suites, and  an eleven-room dormitory.

  • Managed a $1M maintenance budget and staff  in areas of HVAC, electrical, complex plumbing systems,  computerized Building Management Systems (BMS), kitchen  equipment/appliances, and interior maintenance, repairs, and  improvements.


B.A., Electrical Engineering
NY Institute of Technology


Certified Technician, EPA
Licensed Asbestos Handler


References and letters of recommendation from supervisors and clients provided at meeting.