Space Planner/Project Manager

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Sep 09, 2020 | Resumes | Other | North
Space Planner/Project Manager
Full Time

Tzvi Kiwala, FMP

[email protected]

053-5964644


EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

As a skilled Architectural Designer and Space Planner with 15 years of experience, I have a demonstrated record of driving overall operational success, analytical problem solving and customer satisfaction. I am adept at effectively interacting with both in-house and outsourced contractors, and have practical experience planning commercial and public projects ranging to 150,000 SF.


Professional experience


Space Manager, Social Security Administration, Baltimore MD, 2015-2020

  • Planned multi-phase building renovation/reorganization project in excess of 150K SF.
  • Completed 90,000+ SF interior renovation, resulting in policy benchmarks for future agency projects.
  • Developed design and construction documents for campus-wide renovation projects.
  • Consulted with contracted design teams to represent the interests of the Social Security Administration.
  • Surveyed campus buildings and maintained accurate as-built REVIT model.


Space Planner, Smithgroup/Bell Architects (SSA Contract), Baltimore MD, 2010-2015

  • Completed 70,000 SF project consolidating multiple departments, significantly reducing agency RE costs.
  • Designed 22 Social Security field offices around the US, bringing them into compliance with updated security requirements.
  • Surveyed campus buildings and maintained accurate as-built AutoCAD records.


Team Lead, Whitney, Bradley, and Brown (US Navy Contract), Washington DC, 2009-2010

  • Led a building survey team that collected 2,000,000+ SF of space, far exceeding project goals.
  • Analyzed and formatted AutoCAD drawings and space data, ensuring successful integration to

online CAFM database.


Technical Associate, Link Systems, New York NY, 2006-2008

  • Developed RE marketing floor plans resulting in quick turnaround of commercial leases.
  • Surveyed commercial space and maintained CAFM reporting system for building owners and managers.


Designer, MVA and JG Architects, New York NY, 2004-2006

  • Produced design and construction documents for commercial interiors projects.
  • Built presentation model for historic residential renovation to illustrate design concept to client

Education

BS Architecture, City University of New York, 2004

MS Construction Management, Florida International University, 2010


Certifications/Awards

Facility Management Professional (FMP) credential, International Facility Management Association (IFMA).

AIA Brooklyn Scholarship Award for Achievement in Architectural Design, 2003.


TECHNICAL SKILLS: AutoCAD, REVIT

LANGUAGES: English – Native, Hebrew – Conversational


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