Gerardo L Manuel Jr

Freelance Architect & CAD Freelancer

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Location:Romeoville, Illinois, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/gerardolmanueljr
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$35
Rate/Hr
Architectural Cad Designer Drafter
GERARDO L.
MANUEL JR.
461 Ascot Ln Romeoville IL

815.325.2130

German137@hotmail.com

linked.com/in/Gerardo-Manuel-Jr



OBJECTIVE
A competent Cad Drafter with complex experiences in Architecture & Interior building design, Telecommunication tower drafting from AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint carriers, Mechanical Aircraft drafting, Train station Ceiling Design, Traffic Cad Designer and Structural Cad Details.
EXPERIENCE
DEC 2020 -PRESENT 2021
CAD DRAFTER
ENVIROMENTAL DESIGN INTERNATIONAL
• Working at home, project Regional Office Building at Springfield Il for exterior asbestos areas, using AutoCAD drafting with markups from engineer comments by thru email instructions.
• Working Altgeld Hall Improvement at university of Illinois for asbestos abatement drafting and markups from project manager comments.

JULY 2020 TO DEC 2020
CAD DRAFTER
STANTEC ARCHITECTURE (UNDER EDI COMPANY)
• Virtual working home, projects City of Evanston water intake replacement and Metropolitan Water Works District of Chicago from Engineer design with markups.
• Using ProjectWise folder in the company. Drawing’s markups sent by email then making pdf sent it back to them for final review.

DEC 2019 TO JULY 2020 CONTRACT
STRUCTURAL CAD DRAFTER
RUBINOS & MESIA ENGINEERS INC (UNDER EDI COMPANY)
• Working Metropolitan Water Works District of Chicago. Making changing markups
by structural Engineer.
• Doing drawings from the scratch from Engineer design.
• Checking all drawings sets and corrected in cad standard code before submit.

JUNE 2018 –TO NOV 2019
CAD DESIGNER DRAFTER
TALMAN CONSULTANTS
• Working Traffic Control Paint tracing in Google maps for road intersections.
• Making design for traffic control for CDOT & IDOT using transition tapering length roads
with calculation required.
• Showing top view drawing and cross section details.
• Training Base map utilities underground Gas Nicor, ComEd Electrical, Sewer, Telecom and Waterline in Chicago area.
NOV 2015 – TO MAY 2018
MECHANICAL CAD DRAFTER
UNITED AIRLINES
• Working Mark-ups drawings from Engineers, comment and added a new product for the Aircraft.
• Cleaning up old drawings from Continental Airlines and making new set up drawings for United
Airlines Putting new standard drawings codes and make working sets drawing like Plan, Elevations
and Details.
• Working also exterior and interior for the Aircraft and adding gadgets, like Wi-Fi, TV with speaker sounds.

FEB 2015 – TO OCT 2015
ELECTRICAL CAD/MICROSTATION DRAFTER
DASHIELL CORPORATION
• Prepared drawings from Engineers, markups, transmission electrical tower with insulators bells and details showing elevation, plans and table contents from specification of transmission.
• Modify transmission drawings and updated details from ComEd, clients.
• Working on wiring diagram with electrical substation drawings included raster image.
• Using Micro station, from PECO, Electrical layout drawings added new wire and deleted old layout followed by instruction Electrical engineer markups.

JUNE 2014 – TO JAN 2015
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER CAD DRAFTER
MICHAEL BUSS ARCHITECTS LTD
• Prepared Working Drawings from sketch designer, Final, Plans, Elevations, Structural, Electrical and Plumbing and Details drawing.
• Building Codes responded, and drawings modified.
• Taking measurement on site existing building for reference and make a drawing design new plan.
• Making computation all window and doors schedule with bathroom city required.
• Doing Kitchen and Bathroom Design and details base on Clients wants then make final on the drawing set.

APR 2013 – TO APR 2014
PROJECT DESIGNER CAD DRAFTER
FULLERTON ENGINEERING CONSULTANT
• Numerous clients to do service upgrades to Equipment, Antennas, and Dishes. Site plan, Elevation, Construction, as-built, and zoning drawings. Worked on Sprint, Sirius XM, and Clear wire projects
• An understating of the RF antenna and shelter equipment requirements
• Develop drawing for new and existing telecom projects
• Structural drafting (antenna mounts, head frames and fixing details)
• All phases of the working drawings and design from preliminary to as built stage.
• Drawing checks, specific equipment information research, site tracking spreadsheets and admin skills.

APR 2012 – TO MARCH 2013
DESIGNER CAD DRAFTER
CHICAGO METALLIC CORPORATION
• To make design and drafting of ceiling system for Toronto train station in Canada.
• Prepare section and elevation details for the train station ceiling in every staircase.
• Ceiling materials’ estimation using excel word.

NOV 2007 – TO FEB 2012
ARCHITECTURAL/MICROSTATION DRAFTER
JENSEN & JENSEN ARHITECTS/ENGINEERS
• Working drawings on Architectural, Electrical, Mechanical & Plumbing for Jewel Osco.
• Doing Elevations in MicroStation with graphics store signage.
• Specifications and details for custom modified electrical panel layouts.
• Design team for the Jewel Osco interior renovation project with store planning rearrangement.

JULY 2004 – TO OCT 2007
ARCHITECTURAL CAD DESIGNER
ARCLINE AND ASSCOCIATES & SHIVE HATTERY
• To do working drawings on Architectural, Structural, Plumbing for Walgreen’s projects.
• Elevations and coloring in preparation for client presentation
• Construction document production Using AutoCAD
• Field measurement in an existing building then finalize draw in computer.
Note: Arcline Associates merging to Shive Hattery

NOV 1999 – TO JUNE 2004
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER CAD DRAFTER
MIZANI & ASSOCIATES
• To prepare Architecture drawings with detailing for final submission to the Department
of building authority.
• Taking Measurement in an existing building transfer by using cad software.
• Make necessary changes on as built drawings for high and single house.
• Make accurate changes to existing plans that has been marked up by the P.A.
• Making Design kitchen cabinet with island styling counter, including bathroom showing location fixture and material on the drawings.

DEC 1994 – TO OCT 1999 - SINGAPORE
ARCHITECTURAL CAD DRAFTER
JAMES YIP & PARTNERS DEV’T CONSULTANT
• To prepare construction drawings of Residential, bungalow and housing, proto types apartment.
• Making final drawings from sketch designers.
• Drawings all elevations and roof plan and site plan for the submit landscape design company.

AUG 1991 – TO NOV 1994 – SAUDI ARABIA
ARCHITECTURAL & INTERIOR DESIGNER
GAWAHMED ENG & AL ZAKI INT DECORATION
• Prepare final construction drawing for Residential, Commercial & Hospital building and full sets of
working drawings
• Structural, Electrical and Mechanical drawings for Residential forward by Engineer’s approval.
• Working interior ceiling design with estimates bill of materials
• Site field dimension inside building house for interior decoration.
EDUCATION
APR 1991
B. S. ARCHITECTURE
CENTRAL COLLEGES OF THE PHIL.
Manila, Philippines

SKILLS
• AutoCAD
• MicroStation
• Photoshop
• Sketchup
• Chief Architect • Drafting & DESIGN
• Adobe
• Excel
• Microsoft office•
ACTIVITIES
Basketball and chess sometimes jogging when the weather nice and warm
REFERENCES:
? Supervisor Engineer - Peter Ziegler @ Dashiell Corporation
Peter.zieler@dashiell.com
630-613-3300
? Manager for Technical Publishing – Edward Irigoyen @ United Airlines
Edward.Irigoyen@united.com
713-324-3641
? Project Engineer – Michael Scavo @ Talman Consultants
mscavo@talmanconsultants.com
773-825-6261
? Project Manager – Sarah Cuvala @ Talman Consultants
scuvala@talmanconsultants.com
708-612-1762
? Project Manager – Ken Nizamuddin @ Rubinos & Mesia Engineers Inc
KNizamuddin@RME-i.com
312-870-6600
? Engineer – Lila Gillespie @ Statec Architecture
lila.gillespie@stantec.com
312-831-3044
? Senior Project Manager – Paul Kybartas @ Environmental Design International
pkybartas@envdesigni.com
312-345-1400
Skills (2) Rating
Architecture
CAD