Joseph Hartmetz

Vice President
Information Technology

Value Delivered

As vice president of information technology (IT), Joe is responsible for oversight of all corporate facilities and technical infrastructure, as well as managing the IT implementation and maintenance of current systems for EMCOR Facilities Services’ (EFS) Supplier Managed Division. He oversees a 20-person IT department supporting a national IT infrastructure, an extensive user base, and the execution of complex system implementations. 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 internal and external 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 25 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.

Prior to joining USM, a division of EFS, 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; spearheaded a global telecommunication consolidation; and led the global implementation of an ERP system.

Joe received his Bachelor of Science in Operations Management from the University of Scranton and advanced his education to receive his Master of Science in Information Systems from Pennsylvania State University.

The Personal Side

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