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Lawson (Skip) Vander Vegte Cellular 281-979-9647 Home 936-372-2392 Hockley, TX 77447 lv860e90@westpost

.net ________________________________________ Executive Summary 25 years experience as both a project manager and superintendent commercial and residential construction. Experience includes but not limited to concrete, stee l, masonry, meps, safety, quality control, working knowledge and understanding o f all division of building and site work construction. Supervising team members and subcontractors; reports, and documentation; scheduling; reviewing bid propo sals and awarding contracts; preparing budgets; and controlling expenses. Expert ise includes High rise; mid rise; commercial with a proven record of success com pleting projects on time and under budget. Professional Background Superintendent 2006 to May 2010 D. E. Harvey Builders Houston, Texas 25 years of increasing responsibilities in construction. Review of architectura l and engineering plans and specifications. Coordinated all Harvey self performe d work, sub-contractors work, equipment and material deliveries on One Park Plac e. Reviewed and approved weekly payroll, accounts payable invoices, and sub-con tractor monthly draws. Daily review and weekly schedule meetings with sub-contr actors to review work in progress versus master schedule. Review of sub-contrac tors manpower, scheduling of materials, quality control and equipment deliveries . Inspected work in progress to ensure that work conforms to contract plans and specifications. Working Knowledge in all aspects of construction so as to main tain a safe working conditions for all sub-contractor and Harvey personnel. Thr u effective communication both written and verbal Maintained Strong relationship s clients, architects and engineers. Managed construction activities on commerc ial and residential projects ranging in cost from $100,000.00 to $100,000,000.00 , project include single story to High-rise buildings. Effective Coordination p urchase of over $15,000,000.00 in supplies, equipment, and construction material s. Assistant General Superintendent 2005 to 2006 Slack & Co. Houston, TX Supervised and coordinated field crews providing the installation of utilities, earthwork, concrete and formwork. Managed and coordinated the delivery of equip ment, materials as in piping material, lumber, concrete, and steel. Thru effect ive communication both written and verbal worked with architects, engineers, own ers, building inspectors, utility representatives, and subcontractors. Managed activities on projects ranging in cost from 25,000.00 to 1,000,000.00 Construction Manager 2004 to 2005 SDI Realty Houston, TX Prepared cost estimates for site work and building construction, based on requir ements set by owner/developer. Set up bid lists for each of the owner's project s. Reviewed bid proposals for owner, upon which selected best bidders for owner to review and interview. Set up and visited owner sites under construction to review that contract documents and contract schedules were being followed. Thru effective communication both written and verbal worked with company owners, dir ectors of construction and project managers. Maintained overview of construction site and reported to owner of schedule and budget. Managed activities on proje cts ranging in cost from 50,000.00 to 35,000,000.00

Project Manager 2000 to 2004

U.S. Builders Inc. Houston, Texas Prepared project bid proposals including scheduling, estimating, project costing . Review of contract and specifications and compliance with. Negotiated with o wner or representative for bids submitted to help cost control of project. Onc e awarded the project, managed the construction of commercial facilities includi ng but not limited to buildings, warehouses, retail build out and showrooms. Ma naged multiple superintendents and hired sub-contractors for various sites all o ver the U. S. Interacted with architects, owners, building inspectors, utility r epresentatives. Managed and supervised construction projects ranging in cost fro m 25,000.00 to 5,000,000.00

Education Suspended Scaffold 2010 Houston, Texas Training for competent person certification Scaffold Training 2009 Houston, Texas User and safety training for suspended scaffolding, with fall protection systems CPR Training 2009 Houston, Texas Adult, Child CPR, with and without mask- Adult, child AED, infant CPR 10 Hour OSHA safety Training 2006 Houston, Texas NUCA Excavation Safety & Competent person training 2005 Houston, Texas Microsoft Projects class 2000 Houston, Texas Class room instruction on how to use Microsoft projects United States Navy Various Several college courses thru the U. S. Navy working towards a Associates Degree. H.S. 1981 Elk Horn Kimballton Community High School Elk Horn, IA.