Joseph Hartmetz

Vice President
Information Technology

Value Delivered

Joe is responsible for the oversight of all corporate facilities and manages the IT implementation and maintenance of current systems for the EMCOR Facilities Services’ (EFS) supplier managed services business.

He oversees an eight-person IT department supporting a national IT infrastructure and executes complex systems development. Joe works closely with the team of developers to assure they are maintaining and enhancing internally developed systems and “off-the-shelf” applications to continuously drive efficiencies throughout business operations.

He manages the deployment and support of our supplier managed division’s entire infrastructure, including: telecommunications, network, hardware, and applications/systems. His role assures that maximum uptime and stability is met for the firm’s computer systems and networks. Joe leverages his leadership and competence in technology to successfully manage new training, upgrades, and system changes within our fast-paced environment.

Expertise

Joe is well rounded and knowledgeable in all aspects of information technology and has over 20 years of experience in computer operations, computer programming, and system design.

He has assumed various IT-based roles throughout his career including an application support consultant, product consultant, and client services manager where he designed a three-tier support team model that reduced staffing requirements by 20%.

Prior to joining USM, an EMCOR company, in 2005, Joe was the director of information technology at Infor Global Solutions, where he was responsible for global IT infrastructure. His role included oversight for telecommunications, LAN/WAN, hardware/software deployment and support, web (intranet and extranet), security, business continuance, and disaster recovery. He also initiated several outsourcing/offshore relationships, in addition to global telecommunication consolidation, that reduced costs by 60%.

Joe received his BS in Operations Management from the University of Scranton and an MS in Information Systems from Pennsylvania State University.

The Personal Side

Joe enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and playing ice hockey.