Darren Bautista, RRO
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Darren Bautista, RRO

Senior Building Consultant

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Darren Bautista, RRO

Senior Building Consultant

Darren Bautista is a Senior Building Consultant with more than 27 years of experience in the construction industry. Specializing in roofing maintenance, his work ensures a full life-cycle of the building envelope assembly. Darren performs quality assurance observations to identify installation deficiencies, design deficiencies, and other unforeseen conditions. He has developed a core skill in tracking and pinpointing water-intrusion complications; providing the highest industry standard recommendations in achieving a watertight environment.

Darren prepares designs and specifications for low-slope and steep-slope roofing systems, waterproofing systems, roofing estimates, roof condition assessment reports, and roof asset management (RAM) plans. He has completed projects for and established relations with facility managers, building owners, and project managers in the government, commercial and residential building sectors.

Projects

  • Business Park – Lakewood, CO

    Consulted on 23 commercial buildings for hail damage. Provided assessments, assist estimates, and a Request For Proposal (RFP) on the building envelope, exterior fencing, and HVAC systems. Acted as the Owners Representative for bi-weekly QA visits with reports, assist pay apps, and design recommendations.
  • School District – Colorado Springs, CO

    Consulted on several schools and admin buildings for hail damage. Provided assessments and assist estimates on the building envelope, HVAC systems, playgrounds, sports fields, etc.
  • Commercial Retail District – Colorado Springs, CO

    Consulted on several large retail building complexes (mini-malls) for hail damage. Provided assessments and assist estimates on the building envelope, signage, and HVAC systems. Acted as the Owners Representative for final QA visits and reporting.
  • Industrial Complexes – San Antonio, TX

    Consulted on several large industrial building complexes for hail damage. Provided assessments and assist estimates on the building envelope and HVAC systems.
  • The United States Air Force Academy – Colorado Springs, CO

    Engineer Technician for roofing and waterproofing on the USAFA. Responsible for over 450 buildings and 3.5 million square feet of roofing. Provided biannual roof condition assessments for all buildings, designs, and specifications for low-slope and steep slope roofing systems, waterproofing systems, roofing estimates, and implemented roof asset management (RAM) plan.

Relevant Experience

  • RMC Group
    Senior Building Consultant
    2018 to Present
  • Pie Consulting & Engineering
    Specialist – 2015 to 2018
  • Aleut Facilities Support Services
    Engineer Technician, Construction Inspector, Facility Manager – 2014 to 2015
  • CH2MHill Academy Services
    Engineer Technician, Construction Inspector, Facility Manager – 2010 to 2014
  • U.S. Engineering
    HVAC Technician – 2010 to 2010
  • API, Inc.
    HVAC Technician – 2008 to 2009
  • CS Roofing
    Journeyman Roof Technician – 2004 to 2008
  • Owen Pacific Roofing
    Foreman – 2000 to 2004
  • GB Roofing
    Co-Owner – 1991 to 2000

Certifications

  • Registered Roof Observer (RRO) No. 1939 - Roof Consultants Institute
  • Journeyman Roofer in California and Colorado
  • Sheet Metal Journeyman in Colorado
  • Marine Technology/Offshore Underwater Construction - Santa Barbara Marine Tech Program

Training

  • OSHA 10 Construction

Education

  • Santa Barbara City College
    Marine Technology Program – 2000 to 2004