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Name : James Harvey
Industry Type : Sr.project manager
City & State : Vallejo, CA
Job Title CA
Relocation Preferences : Architects
Objective : California
Resume :  


McCarthy Building Companies, Inc, San Francisco, Ca
Design Manager at College of San Mateo, San Mateo County Community College District, San Mateo, CA
Design Manager for $142.5 million design-build project: new Allied Health Education Building of 88,950 SF, a new Student Services / Administration Building of 140,149 SF and new major Site Improvements (2.6 million SF). Responsible for all aspects of project design.
Managed design review, coordination and comment response: 23 reviewers, 45 milestones. 3,372 comments.
Responsible for cost control during design. Saved $7.4 million; $4.2 million in owner scope changes and $3.2 million in Value Engineering.
Responsible for PG&E Rebates, miscellaneous permits for Health (Kitchen & Pools), local Fire Marshal, Elevators, and City of San Mateo (Wastewater Discharge) and participated in LEED Silver Certification.
Developed and implemented paperless submittals system for construction. Saved $56,000 in paper and distribution and avoided 152 delays due to submittals.

GKK Works, Irvine, Ca
Program Executive (CM/PM JV), GKK/McCarthy at Oakland Unified School District, Facilities Division
Managed a Joint Venture Team of 4 companies, 23 persons, to modernize 147 K-12 campuses. $452 million bond program. Responsible for all aspects.
Wrote Code of Ethics, initiated DSA Closeout Specialist and developed training program for all levels.
Senior Project Manager for (Kaiser Permanente, Northern California projects
Developed and marketed new service grouping for CM Services in Hospitals. Assumed existing KP contracts and recovered $1.2 million A/R within 30 days. Invented new mobile PM based billing & tracking system eliminating aging. Three notable projects were the Kaiser Medical Center, Antioch ($412 million New Hospital, MOB & Central Plant), Vallejo ($278 million Replacement Hospital - Medical Equipment coordination), Vacaville ($355 million New Hospital and MOB. Medical Equipment coordination.)
Senior Project Manager for West Valley / Mission Community College District, Saratoga, CA
Managed funding submittals (IPP and FPP) to the Department of Finance for this design-build project.
Program Manager, Oakland USD (Williams Assessments)
Established & managed assessment survey program, team and methods required by SB 6 Williams Act of January 2005. Program involved 55 campuses, 3.8 million SF.
Project Manager, Oakland Unified School District
Allendale Elementary: Closed $3.6 million, two story modular project after Modular Company went bankrupt.
Brett Harte Middle School, Fire Alarm Settlement: Closed 7 year legal issue with inoperative fire alarm.
Edna Brewer Middle School, Paving 2: Completed design after A/E abandoned project. Managed (PM) bid & construction.

Director of Engineering: Temporary assignment to direct and re-organize 65 person engineering department for the industry leader in modular classroom design and manufacturing. Assumed command of distressed department with low morale, high error rates and low productivity. Analyzed workflow, standards, personnel & equipment resources and management goals. Rebuilt department from the ground up, while maintaining design workflow for manufacturing.

ARCHITECTS v2.0, Sacramento, Ca
Principal Architect & Construction Manager
Established firm to perform Construction Management on tight critical schedule for Raley Field Food Service Improvements project. Continued Architectural Design, Construction Management and Contract Administration direct to clients and architectural/engineering firms (consulting).
Methodist Hospital:
oMethodist Hospital Expansion & Remodel - Contract Admin / Closeout.
oNew Operating Room #4 - Project Manager, design and OSHPD permit expediting:
oFire Damage Emergency Repairs - Project Manager, design and OSHPD permit expediting:
oBoiler Replacement - Project Manager, design and OSHPD permit expediting:
oNuclear Medicine remodel - Project Manager, design and OSHPD permit expediting:
oSeismic Upgrades NPC2, NPC3 OSHPD Construction Inspections: Asst inspector
Sacramento International Airport:
oHorizon Airlines Tenant Improvements
oRemodel to Southwest Provisioning Station
oNew Security Gate: Budget Rent-A-Car.
Catholic Healthcare West (Mercy), Facilities Dept.:
oWhiterock Medical Clinic Expansion
oFolsom Family Clinic (new building)
Fresno Unified School District: Energy Conservation Upgrades.
Co-Generation Prototypes and Installations: Fresno USD (4 campuses + prototype), Fremont USD (2 campuses), Central USD (2 campuses)
City of Folsom Fire Dept.: Fire Station 35 Construction Contract Admin; Fire Station 37 closeout.
Oakland Unified School District (Contract Admin.):
oPiedmont Elem. - 2 story Classroom Addition. Structural steel frame 10 classrooms.
oAllendale Elem. - 2 story Modular Classroom Building 10 classrooms
Gold Country Casino, Oroville, CA. 6 story casino & hotel. Kimmel Construction, Sacramento

Project Architect:
Established Marketing Plan and Design Team for Healthcare Design and Architecture.
Project Manager, Architect and Contract Administrator for medical and schools.
Methodist Hospital Expansion & Remodel - Contract Admin / Closeout.
Raley Field Food Service Improvements - Fast track design and Constr Management
Oakland USD (3 Elementary Schools Modernization) - Project Management
Horizon Airlines Tenant Improvements at Sacramento International Airport - Design and Contract Admin

FLEWELLING & MOODY, Los Angeles / Lancaster / Sacramento / Fremont
Director of Northern California Operations
Established 2 Northern California offices (Sacramento & Fremont) for this LA schools architecture firm including staffing, training, team building, resource acquisition, marketing and administration for staff of 11. Also, provided Project Management, Design Review, Estimating and Budget Control, and Construction Phase Services for schools projects.
Old Adobe Union School District, Sonoma: Sonoma Mountain Elementary School Fire Alarm Closeout
Gilroy Unified School District: District wide Needs Assessment and OPSC Funding and New Antonio del Buono Elementary School ($13.5 million). Design and CM. Value Engineering saved $1.2M
Sacramento City Unified School District: Completed working drawings or 3 modernizations in 3-1/2 weeks, each was $1.2 1.5 million: Erlewine Elementary School, Bancroft Elementary School, Sequoia Elementary School
Travis Unified School District: Scandia Elementary School. Established modernization program, budget & funding.
Santa Clara County Office of Education: BSD Franklin (Special Day School), The Foundry (Day School), Walden West (Residential School)
St Pauls Episcopal Church: Portable Program Building Design and Permits (City of Sacramento)

Kitchell CEM (Capital Expenditures Managers), Sacramento, Ca
Construction Site Manager & Project Engineer (School Modernizations)
Cupertino Union School District: Managed Bid and Construction, Multiple Prime Package. Faria Elementary School. Bid Marketing saved $468,000 (nearly 15%). Cupertino Jr High School. Bid Marketing resulted in 17 bidders and savings of $242,000 (over 5%). West Valley Elementary $500,000
Project Management Procedure Manual.
Wrote Kitchell CEM Project Management Procedures including forms, HTML documents, hotlinks and publication to company Intranet.
Detention Security Consultant to California Dept of Corrections
Trained in hardware systems and detention equipment.
Managed State Prior Approval Process for mission critical products and equipment.
Wrote CDC Security Glazing Standard CDC 860-95a and co-authored ASTM F-1594, Bulletproof Glass & Glazing for Detention Use.
Participated with ASTM F-33 Committee for Standards for Detention Security Hinges, Doors, Locks and Glazing.
Specification Writer Consultant to California Dept of Corrections
Maintained CDC SDD Guide Specifications (Standard Design Documents)
Developed SDDs for Hazardous Materials Building and Recycle Program Buildings
Developed computerized system of reviewing field substitutions for incorporation to SDD.
Developed Standard Integrated Data System used for tracking equipment purchasing.
Monitored projects for compliance with applicable codes and regulations.

The Harvey Company, Sacramento, Ca.
Principal Architect
Established small architectural, project management and construction inspections firm (OSHPD & DSA).
Eskaton Village Senior Housing, including 49 floor plans (163 units), 68 rough-in options and 35 finish options.: Construction Management (Resident Improvements).
Eskaton Skilled Nursing Facility: OSHPD Inspections - Vacation relief & Periodic Inspections.
Sutter Psychiatric Facility: OSHPD Inspections - Vacation relief & Periodic Inspections
New Parish Hall, Trinity Church, Folsom: Architectural Design, City approvals and appeals, Historic Preservation approvals within Folsom Historical area, working drawings and Contract Admin.

Vitiello + Associates, Sacramento, Ca
Director of Construction Contract Administration
Established Contract Administration Division (bidding to post construction services) and computerized information management system.
Senior Project Manager.
Southern Pacific Railyards Master Plan (local PM with Roma Design Group)
Richards Blvd Redevelopment Area Master Plan
Centrage ($ 1/2 Billion Mixed Use)
New Greyhound Bus Depot proposal
AFCOMAC Dorms at Sierra Army Depot in Herlong, CA.

Foothill Design Group, Sacramento, Ca
Director: Specifications, Estimating and Contract Administration Division.
Directed all aspects of these functions from Specifications through Bid Phase Admin to Closeout. Developed firm's specification masters & processes and instituted new procedures for construction inspections & submittal review.
Project Manager.
USPS Airport Mail Facility, Sacramento Airport. Won several awards including 1990 CVCAIA Merit Award, 1990 Cammie Award.

Nacht & Lewis Architects, Sacramento, Ca
Manager of Special Projects. Established special task force team (14 architectural plus SMEP engineers).
Sacramento General Mail Facility (West Sacto 832,000 SF - $44 million)
Royal Oaks Main Post Office Addition (50,000 SF)
Rancho Seco Technical Center (122,000 SF - $12.6 million) Training Center and Reactor Control Simulator.
Manager of Health Care Projects. Established 8 person team to handle approximately 50 simultaneous small projects in major acute care hospitals.
Mercy San Juan Hospital (CHW), Carmichael, CA
oMaster Plan
oLaboratory Remodel
oER Remodel
odemolition of former High School
oData Center Relocation
oConvent Remodel
oAddition of 4 new ORs & Central Stores.
UC Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
oRenovation of Dining & Dietary Facilities
oMRI new building
Code Compliance Remodel at the Vacaville Correctional Medical Facility.

Design & Engineering Systems, Redwood City & Fremont, Ca
Branch Manager
Established Fremont branch office of this private sector firm. Managed operations of a branch averaging 8 architectural, 3 structural, 1 civil and 2 support staff.
Marketing Coordinator
Established firm's first brochure and initial marketing program. Succeeded in raising firm to 42nd largest A&E firm (Building Design & Construction) and from 250 clients to 850 clients in three years.
Project Designer / Project Manager:
Design and production drawings, specifications, and client contact. 375 projects, 30 million SF, won 185 design awards. A complete listing is available on request.

The Austin Company, Irvine, Ca
Architectural Designer
Data Operations Center for Security Pacific National Bank in Brea, CA, 685,000 SF, $110 million design-build project with helipad, diesel co-generation, 72 hour backup power for computers, satellite & microwave communications, CCTV Branch Security home, office space for 2500 and cafeteria, precast skin with sono-void slab PIP structure.
Job Captain
SPNB Materials Handling System. magnetic tapes, normal office mail and the daily flow of over 6 million checks. $1.5 Million

Master of Architecture (with Honors), 1980, 3.75 GPA, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Ca
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, 1978, 3.74 GPA, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Ca
Associate of Arts (Architecture), 1974, 3.61 GPA, Mt San Antonio Junior College, Walnut, Ca
Diploma, College Prep High School, 1968, 3.06 GPA, Servite High School (private), Anaheim, Ca

1983-PresentLicensed Architect C-013922, expires 6/30/2011, California Board of Architectural Examiners
1993-2000Licensed Hospital Inspector A-10736, Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
PendingCertified Access Specialist, DSA. Application in progress

1969 1972UNITED STATES ARMY SPECIAL FORCES (Green Berets): 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Devens, Massachusetts. Trained as a Green Beret Demolition Specialist (12B4SGM) with cross training in tactical weaponry and insurgency operations. Achieved rank of Sergeant E-5 in 10 months (2nd fastest in US Army history). Additional training included German language, scuba diving, free fall parachuting, mountain climbing and skiing (both downhill and cross country). Highest security classification: SECRET CRYPTO. A copy of DD 214 for verification will be provided upon request.

2006Whos Who in America, Madison Publications: 2006 edition. Marquis Publications: 2004, 1998 and 1999 editions
1998Author, ASTM F-1595, Testing of Bullet-Proof Glass for Use in Detention Facilities
1986-1987Whos Who in the West, 1986 edition, Marquis Publications
1981Nominee, White House Fellowships, The White House, Washington, DC
1980Henry Adams Certificate of Merit American Institute of Architects, Washington, D.C. for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement in the study of Architecture.
1980-1981Outstanding Young Men of America, United States Jaycees.
1978Alpha Rho Chi Medal - Alpha Rho Chi National Professional Fraternity of America.
1978Julia Morgan/Phoebe Hearst Graduate Architecture Scholarship, The Hearst Foundation
1978Graduate Architecture Scholarship, The Irvine Company

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