Dominic Arroyo

Freelance Artist & Illustrator

Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States
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Dominic Arroyo
Cell 510-853-0604 Email

Attributes • Willing to learn and adapt to employers needs
• Strong visual and verbal communication skills
• Detail orientated and dedicated to completing job tasks
• Competent and reliable in high pressure environment
• Strong traditional drawing and design fundamental skills

Experience Internship – Alameda City Arts Council 11/04 – 2/05
Collaboration with local artists
• Inquire and discuss techniques and processes of local artists and their specific mediums
`Assist in preparation and organization of community events
• “Art in the Park” (2005)
• “Alameda Open Studios” (2004)
Project design assistant
• Preparation of signage for “Shining Stars” talent show event
Clerical work and research for non-profit organization funding
Sales Specialist, Millworks – Home Depot 5/00 – 12/07
Special order experience
• Experience with Windows XP/ DOS operating system for special order catalog and inventory
• Custom order experience for doors, windows and building materials
• Problem solving experience and follow through with custom orders and job tasks
Strong customer service experience
• Providing knowledgeable information on merchandise and Installation process
• Creating solutions and advice to cater to customer design expectations
Vendor communication skills
• Continuous participation in product knowledge classes for updated information on merchandise and services
• Collaborating with vendor reps for resolving in-store and special order issues
Quality Assurance Inspector – Lockheed Martin 12/07– 1/13
• Inspect quality of production for Linear Ordnance Systems in FBM program
• Test and maintain calibration schedule of tools and equipment for fabrication
• Experience with SAP interface program
• Qualified for Top Secret government security clearance through background check
• Experience with technical drawings and engineering documents
• Collaboration and participation with coworkers resolving issues and obstacles throughout the manufacturing process

Education • B.S. Graphic Design, Emphasis in Illustration
San Jose State University (Spring, 2005)

Shows • American Institute of Architects (AIA) Conference 2006: Provided Illustrations for “Design for Cross-Cultural Environments”
presentation by N.G. Seshagiri, Ricardo F. Pineda (slides 14- 17, 22, 26)
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