James F. Cavalieri Sr.
Senior Project Manager
A new member to the Forest team, Jim has over 25 years of experience with a broad spectrum of projects which include Verizon Wireless infrastructure upgrades in Branchburg, NJ; Princeton University Neuroscience and Psychology Building; a 248,000 sf state of the art complex of classrooms, laboratories and office space; Bayway Refinery Polypropylene Project, in Linden, NJ; Shore Points Warehouse, Freehold, NJ; retail space renovation at Nordstrom’s in Short Hills, NJ; and numerous office space renovations. He is a leader and team player who always gives the same high level of dedication and attention to his work no matter the size of the project.
Prior to joining the Forest team, Jim was a Project Manager at Allan Briteway Electric and Beach Electric. At those companies, Jim was responsible for the overall administration of projects including reviewing plans, estimating costs and quantities of materials required. He was also responsible for ensuring standards of building performance, quality, costs, schedules and safety were maintained. He also was instrumental in preparing cost estimates and supervising the performance and contract adherence of subcontractors.
Prior to that, Jim was a Scheduler/Cost Control Engineer for Fischbach and Moore Electric where he was responsible for the creation, updating and maintenance of CPM schedules and generating project required reports, monitoring productivity, cost and schedule progress to ensure project performance goals are maintained or exceeded.
Jim holds a bachelor of engineering degree from Stevens Institute of Technology in electrical engineering and computer science. He has also completed several industry related courses including OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety, NECA Change Order Management, NECA Estimating, NECA Electrical Project Supervision, NECA Managing Field Productivity and NFPA 70E.
The Personal Side
Jim and his wife have a son and daughter. Jim is an Eagle Scout and Assistant Scoutmaster for his son’s troop. In his spare time he enjoys camping, hunting, fishing, hiking and spending time with his family.