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William Leseberg

William Leseberg

Walnutport, PA, US

 

About 

Human Resource Manager


    I have been self-employed for over 24 years and I now realize that I no longer like working for myself. I found it to be much more rewarding when I am out in the field where I can focus on the job at hand of being a great Superintendent, without the concerns of being a business owner. I am seeking a challenging position as an Onsite "Competent Person" Superintendent for all constructability and safety matters with a company whose goal is zero workplace incidents in the Commercial or Industrial sector where my effective management and creative approach to problem solving will make me an immediate asset as an individual, and as well, a team player. Why should you hire me? Because I do what I say I'll do!

    I have over 30 years of experience in the construction industry with involvement in estimating, surveying, drafting, roadway and pipeline inspection, as well as being a seasoned onsite construction supervisor in the position of a Construction Superintendent and Construction Manager. As a Construction Superintendent, I have over 25 years of diversified project experience having supervised all crafts utilizing multiple nationalities, with up to 60 craft workers on one site, in new-out-of-the-ground construction and in operational plants/buildings on Commercial, Industrial, TI/Tenant Improvement projects, and Pre-Engineered Buildings on union, non-union, and Davis-Bacon prevailing rate projects. My current certifications are: American Society of Professional Estimators - Certified Concrete Estimator, OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety, OSHA HAZWOPER 40, and FEMA IS-100 Incident Command Center.

    As a Construction Estimator I have been responsible for doing quantity take-offs from specifications and drawings, pricing of material and man-hours for multiple disciplines, e.g., civil, heavily reinforced concrete, mechanical, process piping and supports, pipelines, electrical, instrumentation and controls, etc., with and without the use of estimating software.

    Safety is paramount on the jobsite where my safety target is to have a zero injury workforce on each and every project. I believe a clean site goes hand-in-hand with safety. I practice and insist, on a clean and safe worksite, which allows for consistently delivering safe projects with zero man-hours lost due to injuries. On every project I diligently review and coordinate all vendor schedules along with subcontractor manpower loading on a continual basis, to avoid trade work area conflicts, which allows for strong planning, coordinating, and project execution. This ensures consistently delivering safe in-budget and on-time completion of projects that exceed client expectations.

    I am available to travel up to 100%, willing to take a national or international position, and open to discussion on relocation anywhere. I have a working status of single with no children, which allows me to travel to wherever the project may be, and devote myself 100% to a project.

    My hobby interests are hunting, fishing, fast old hot rods and custom Harley motorcycles. I own a customized 1984 Harley, 1967 Ford 427 Cobra kit car, and a 1969 Plymouth 440 GTX convertible. I have over ten years experience as a volunteer fire fighter, pump operator and first aid.

    Thank you for this opportunity and your consideration in this matter.


                                                                                                                                    Sincerely,
                                                                                                                                    William (Bill) Leseberg


4823 S. Cypress Drive
Walnutport, PA 18088

Best way to contact:
M – F (most days) 1:00pm – 5:00pm EST
H #610-967-6666
C #484-225-9989
Email: drwdl@ptd.net

Linkedin Profile: www.linkedin.com/pub/william-leseberg/22/961/963

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Leseberg Construction Management, Emmaus, PA, US, Construction Superintendent, Construction Manager, Estimator

As a Construction Superintendent, I recently completed the construction of a Wastewater Treatment Plant, WWTP, for ADI Systems, Inc., at Furmano Foods. The facility included a Control Building with a Control/Processing Room, Ancillary Equipment Room and a Laboratory. The anaerobic digester system utilizes a 7.5 million gallon covered tank including a 3 blower biogas/methane collection/recovery system utilizing a 2G-CENERGY biogas CHP (Combined Heat & Power) cogeneration module with a flaring stack. Construction included: Site preparation, excavation, site road, heavily reinforced concrete, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and controls, process piping, etc. Prior to this project, my time was mainly spent in the role of a Construction Superintendent, along with the duties of a Construction Manager and Owner. I have supervised and estimated new out-of-the-ground construction for Commercial Buildings, TI/Tenant Improvement projects, and Pre-Engineered Buildings, e.g., bank, retail stores, grocery stores, motorcycle repair shop, auto body repair shop, tractor trailer freight terminal, semi truck and trailer repair facility, hospital clinic, communication data center, apartment building, etc.

May 1988 - Aug 2012
 

Sheri's Fashions, Inc., Emmaus, PA, US, Owner

My fiance and I established a retail ladies clothing business. I was responsible for establishing wholesale accounts, personnel issues and payroll. I was offered a very rewarding buyout package and I returned to the construction field.

Jul 1985 - May 1988
 

Ronca Utilities, Inc., Bethlehem, PA, US, Surveyor

Surveyor - Roadway and utility layout; Grade work and topographical surveys, subdivision and property surveys.

Jul 1977 - Mar 1988
 

Air Products & Chemicals, Inc., Trexlertown, PA, US, Construction Estimator, Construction Superintendent

I began as a Construction Estimator and was responsible for quantity take-off estimates from specifications and drawings along with pricing of material and man-hours, with and without the use of estimating software, for multiple disciplines, e.g., civil, heavily reinforced concrete pads and structures, process piping/insulation and supports, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and controls, pipelines. I later transferred into the Construction Department supervising onsite construction as a Construction Superintendent at the following:

a.) Essex Junction, VT – Nitrogen Plant – Turnkey; Supervision duties were aggressive for all phases of construction including: Site prep, excavation, underground utilities, site road, heavily reinforced concrete pads and structures, process piping and piping systems, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and controls, etc. Equipment erection included: 50,000hp compressor, cold box, cooling tower, etc. At project completion duties included: Cleaning, check-out and run-in of equipment, testing of all installations and plant start-up.

b.) Hopkinton, MA – Liquid Natural Gas Plant - Mechanical modifications and installation of an ultraviolet fire and combustible gas detection fire protection and suppression system to an existing operating liquid natural gas facility.

c.) La Porte, TX – Construct a six mile 12”d. oxygen pipeline with multiple road/rail crossings, cleaning and testing.

d.) Pasadena, TX – Nitric Acid Plant Addition – Site prep, excavation, site road, heavily reinforced concrete pads and structures, metal building, mechanical, electrical, vessels, equipment, painting, insulation, etc., in an operating plant with a union work force of 50+ men.

May 1981 - May 1985
 

Ecker Construction, Inc., Bethlehem, PA, US, Construction Estimator, Construction Superintendent

I started as a Construction Estimator in Commercial construction and Pre-Engineered Butler Buildings and then went into the field as a Construction Superintendent for general construction and Butler Buildings.

Mar 1978 - Mar 1981
 

Frank Waldraff, P.E., Bethlehem, PA, US, Inspector; Surveyor; Draftsman; Certified Sewage Enforcement Officer

Inspector - Roadway and pipeline; Surveyor - Road and utility layout, topographical and grade work, property and subdivision surveys; Draftsman; Certified Sewage Enforcement Officer.

Jul 1974 - Jul 1977
 

Education 

Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI, US, Construction Management

Construction Methods and Contracts

Aug 1972 - Jul 1974
 

Freedom High, Bethlehem, PA, US, High School, Vocational - Drafting

College prep classes and vocational drafting.

Oct 1969 - Jul 1972
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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