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Architectural Drafter


Architectural Drafter

Education Level:

Trade School

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Profile Computer aided design experience encompassing all phases of design/drafting, project administration, training, sales, and network application support. Qualifications CAD Administration: Effectively manage, plan, and organize direct man-hours, training, material, equipment and costs of multi-disciplined CAD Design Work Packages for major R & D construction projects. Evaluate, track and analyze manpower costs and schedules. Utilize Microsoft Project to develop GANT charts, graphs and reports for presentation to management. Provide cost accounting for budgeting purposes. Advise management of cost/schedule overruns and make recommendations for action. Have managed large groups of people in different size projects. CAD Design/Drafting: Progressively responsible experience in computer aided design/drafting applications. Background includes civil, mechanical, electrical, technology, architectural, piping, and structural and plant layout in both direct and contract assignments to major companies in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area. Ability to utilize a variety of CAD systems, with proficiency in MicroStation, AutoCAD and 3D Modeling. Developed standards, programs, menus, manuals, blocks and design applications. Provide PC maintenance and network management capabilities. Training Development/Instruction: Proven abilities as a CAD trainer and in demonstration presentations. Designed, developed and instructed forty-hour (5-day) classroom courses. Presentation format consisted of hands-on training with workbook, visual aides, and platform instruction. Created training manuals utilizing desktop publishing. Also provided individual instruction in informal settings. Direct training experience includes MicroStation, AutoCAD and CADAM software programs. Sales Support: Successful CAD software/hardware sales consultant. Developed the new North Texas territory by producing effective sales presentations and marketing strategies. Provided hands-on approach to customer service and user support. Accomplishments Professional Experience Senior Mechanical Designer RMS Engineers 09/2014 - Present Dallas, Texas * Old Castle Cement Plant * W.R. Meadows Product Plant * Zinna Tek Roofing Plant CAD Supervisor DFW Fire Protection 12/2009 - 09/2014 Arlington, Texas 75006 * TRIP (Terminal B, E) * Buckeye (Dallas Housing) * Concord Church * Denton Army Reserve * Baylor Medical Grapevine CAD Operations Director MOYE Consulting 12/2009 - 09/2011 Irving, Texas 75039 * TRIP (Terminal A, B, C E) * DISD Adamson HS, Irving Convention Center * DFW Airport TRIP, Southwestern Medical Ctr. * Love Field Modernization Program CAD Operations Director





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