Ethos Rivera Cruz SE, OSHA

Senior Regional Consultant

Contact Info

Department

Consultants

Phone

(305) 407-6985

Email

ethos.rivera@youngonline.com

Locations

Miami-Ft.Lauderdale, FL

Biography

Ethos Rivera-Cruz has over twelve years of experience in the construction and consulting industries as a project manager and a civil engineer. Ethos has consulted contractors and owners in the fields of project scheduling, project management, estimating, budgeting, inspections, productivity, and contract administration of multiple concurrent projects with costs over $45 million in building restorations. He also has civil and structural engineering experience with practice specialization in reinforced concrete, steel and wood structures, building envelope and cost overrun analyses for construction matters. Ethos has acquired strong practical and technical skills in the restoration field and damage assessments on single and multi-family residential, luxury residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional structures. His experience covers government and private industries. Having a sound knowledge of designing, testing, and evaluating a designs overall effectiveness, cost, reliability, and safety. He oversees all aspects of the typical engineering project including surveying of existing conditions, plan preparation, specification design and writing, report preparation, consulting during permitting and bidding and conducting field observations of work-in-progress.

Credentials

  • SE  |  Structural Engineer
  • OSHA  |  Occupational Safety & Health Administration Certificate

Representative Consulting Assignments

  • Road Construction  |  Construction Defect  |  $1.1M
  • Pharmaceutical & Laboratory  |  Earthquake  |  $4.8M
  • Ship Building  |  Hurricane  |  $1.17M
  • Warehouse  |  Fire/Smoke  |  $2.5M
  • School City District  |  Hurricane  |  $136M
  • Commercial Retail & Restaurant  |  Enviro - Water/Flood  |  $830K

Professional Experience

  • 2022 - Current  |  Senior Regional Consultant  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2021 - 2022  |  Vice President of Construction  |  Reficio, LLC
  • 2018 - 2021  |  Director  |  J.S. Held, LLC
  • 2016 - 2018  |  Project Manager  |  Karins Engineering Group
  • 2011 - 2015  |  Project Manager  |  Capitol of Puerto Rico
  • 2009 - 2010  |  Project Engineer  |  American Electric Power

Education

  • Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico  |  San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Bachelor of Science - Civil Engineering