Michael Affronte

Freelance 3D Graphic Designer & Graphic Designer

1314
Location:Sumter, South Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/mdaffronte
5
Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$10
Rate/Hr
Independant Contractor, doing CADD, AutoCAD 2d, Solidworks 2d-3d, Photoshop. Editing and Design, MS Office, Web design, MS Publisher, Microsoft Expressions,

Qualifications

*Various Contract Assignments 2009 – Present
o Sumter School District Masonic Flashlight.com
o Veterans Affairs Kalish Electric
o Sumter Masonic Topp Limo Service
o Porters Fabrication
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*SafeRack LLC, Sumter, SC 2006-2010
AutoCAD Designer/Draftsman
o Draft and Design fall protection equipment for on loading and off loading tank truck and railcars, using AutoCAD CADD software.
o Maintain database record on server of all drawings and designs.
o Produce time saving elements such as Blocks and Dynamic Blocks to assist in quicker design of products.
o Notify supervisor, salesmen, and sales representatives of the completion of designs and prepare them for delivery to manufacturing.
o Maintain updated training, including learning new software i.e., Solid Works 2008.
o Add updated software to assist in the conversion of data and drawing from other manufactures to be used on our systems.
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*Sumter School District, Sumter, SC 2009 to Present
Coordinator for Data Recovery and setup of Security DVR systems.
o Communicate regularly with school district to address ongoing strategies and concerns.
o Set up desktop tools, databases and schedules to ensure the successful implementation of districts security concerns using Microsoft Office 2007.
o Attend Meetings and produce and forward minutes to all members peers and subordinates.
o On call to download events at schools.
o Make copies of events for school principle, police department and district office.
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Safe Harbor (Eastern Steel) LLC, Florence, SC 2005 - 2006
AutoCAD Designer/Draftsman

o Draft and Design fall protection equipment for on loading and off loading tank truck and railcars, using AutoCAD CADD software.
o Maintain database record on server of all drawings and designs.
o Produce time saving elements such as Blocks and Dynamic Blocks to assist in quicker design of products.
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Midwest Stamping, Sumter, SC 2000 - 2005
Tool Maker/Draftsman/Designer
o Maintain, Build Tools & Dies. Program, run 2 1/2 axes CNC Milling
o machine, surface grinders, lathes, drill press, heat treat, welding. Using
o 3D digitizer, Solid Works 2003 - 2006, CMM to create CAD drawing used in reproduction.
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Central High School, 1991-2000
AutoCAD Instructor
o Taught Basic AutoCAD, commands and usage to classes of 10 to 14 students .
o Developed a training program for basic understanding of AutoCAD
o Provided instruction in the customization of AutoCAD users.
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General Electric Transportation Services 1998-2000
Press brake operator, programmer
o Operate and program Cincinnati N/C air brake press.
o to form up/down 90 or other angles or offsets.
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Prime Tool Inc., Erie, PA 1998-1999
C.A.D. Drafting/Design
o Developed detail drawing to be used in the building of plastic molds
o from single layer assembly drawings
Design components for plastic mold i.e. cavities
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Tool-All, Inc., Erie, PA 1983-1998
Toolmaker
o Build plastic/die cast mold, using typical tool room equipment,
o Mold polishing cavities, cores, laminates. #3 to #1 finishes.
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Military

United States Naval Reserve 1959 to 1966
Radioman 3rd Class (e4)
o Class A School Bainbridge, MD.
o Maintain records of all messages received and sent from ships communications center.
o Keep and ongoing practice of improvement, thru weekly communications training exercises.
o Received award for redesign of Des Div 122 logo.
o Properly destroy all classified materials
o Created drill team at USNR center Santa Ana, CA.
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Volunteer Services

o DAV Van driver, Sumter to Dorn VAMC (2 days a month).
o Elk’s lodge bingo and Veterans organization.
o Masonic Services Association.
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Skills
o MS Office, MS Expressions, MS Windows O.S., Internet, CADD software’s, Photoshop, Quickbook.
o Twenty plus years as a Tool Maker.
o Organizational and leadership skills.
o Mechanical and analytical aptitude.
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Education
Erie Technical High School, Erie, PA 1956-1960
Graduated (H.S. Diploma) – Major- Mechanical Drafting

Behrend Campus PSU 1966-1968

Erie County Vo-Tech 1968-1970
Tool and Die Apprenticeship – Journeyman’s card

Anilam, CNC programming, Jamestown NY 2003-2003
Certification

MorningStar, NC. Solid Works 2003-2003
Certification

CCTC, Sumter, SC CPT 101 (MS Office) 2010-2010
Certification
*References Furnished Upon Request
Skills (2) Rating
3D Graphic Design
Graphic Design