Meet the Team
Albert recently joined AirTek as the Indoor Air Quality Operations Manager. His responsibilities include monitoring day-to-day labor procedures and processes, scheduling all labor, material and equipment for all projects, monitoring all fleet management and performing cost analyses. He also maintains inventory and centralizes purchasing and repairs for field equipment, specialized tools and supplies to achieve and maximize savings.
He brings more than 20 years of experience in air quality control and environmental safety and has managed projects in duct cleaning, lead remediation, kitchen exhaust cleaning maintenance, fire damper inspections, mold remediation with infection control barriers and HVAC air handler replacements. He has also assisted with several firewall penetration installations and inspections of fire stopping in compliance with current fire codes. Albert also co-created the ECU cube that is widely used in healthcare facilities.
Albert has also led Dust Buster training classes for contractors and vendors to be able to work in healthcare environments, as well as emergency response decontamination training and respirator fit instruction/fitting.
He is certified as an air system cleaning specialists (ASCS) by the National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) as well as achieving certifications in rescue and assist, respirator fit tested, and dust buster. Albert is also trained in OSHA Construction Safety & Health, American Red Cross CPR and First Aid, California Department of Public Health Lead-Related Construction and as an Asbestos Contractor Supervisor.
Prior to joining AirTek, Albert worked in management positions for The Penn Air Group, Coast Environmental and Mintie Corporation where he coordinated projects for St. Joseph Medical Center Mission Viejo, Disneyland, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and St. Jude Medical Center. He also spent three years with Scripps Memorial Hospital as an HVAC Tech IV.
In his spare time, he volunteers as the director of security with the Rock of Salvation Church’s annual event, “We Care ELA,” which provides toys and food for over 1,500 families in the local inter-community. He is also a volunteer with a senior citizens home in Tijuana Baja California that provides food and care for over 100 senior citizens. In he spare time, he loves to go to the movies with his wife and three daughters and spend time at the beach boogie boarding with his girls.