Seeking a position in a company where I can utilize my graphic and creative skills to produce a quality product
Blue Line Inc. Quebec, Can.
Graphic Designer ( By Contract) s Jan. 2011- Sep 2011
• Advisor for the department of CTP and Prepress on Acuña Mx. maquiladora Site
• Training of personal on InDesign Program and QuarkXPress Program
• Correction of jobs on the program.
• Training in the program change from QuarkXPress to InDesign.
Census Bureau Del Rio, TX
Enumerator Feb. 2010-Aug 2010
Sonnax Industries Del Rio, TX
Translator (Contract) 2000-2010
• English/Spanish translations of mechanical parts
• Placing and layout of elements in parts manual
• Check the spelling in Spanish for errors
Ventura, Inc. Del Rio, TX
Graphic Designer 2002-2009
• Full Color preparation, 4 color separation for impression in offset, trapping
• Photoshop adjusting the color and photo manipulation
• Full Color and adjusting color for HP Indigo digital printing
• Design of templates for custom cutting dies
• Templates for printing on offset or Digital Printing
• Preparation and design for originals of hot stamping
• Preparation and design for laser engraving
• Preparation and design for silkscreen printing, color separation
• Preparation and design for pad printing color separation
• Preparation of purchase orders for digital press materials and parts
Texas Commission for the Blind Del Rio, TX
Interpreter (Temporary Position) 2001-2002
• English/Spanish translation of instruction manuals of technical devices
• English/Spanish translation of surveys for audio book library
GM3 Outdoor Advertising Hermosillo, Son., Mex.
• Design and layout for billboards in Mexico
• In charge of company publicity
• Design of uniforms, t-shirts and publicity merchandise
Tecno Control Saltillo, Coah., Mex.
• Design of harness blueprints
• English/Spanish translations of the harness mechanical parts
• Layout of the harness blueprints
Centro de Estudios de Diseño de Monterrey Monterrey, N.L., Mex.
Bachelor of Arts in Graphic and Advertising Design 1984
Macrel Technical School Monterrey, N.L., Mex.
Technical Studies in Commercial and Advertising Drafting 1972-1974
Computer: Proficient in Illustrator, Freehand, Photoshop, QuarkXpress, InDesign and Corel Draw.
Agfa Imagesetters, Screen Platesetter, Howtek Drum Scanners, Flat bed Scanners
General: Color adjusting for a Heidelberg 4 color offset machine, punching the films for perfect
Registration and HP Indigo Digital Press
Preparation of originals for silk screen printing, pad printing and laser engraving
Preparation of clichés for foil hot stamping