I have 20 plus years experience in CAD design tools using Pro-Engineer, AutoCAD, CADAM, CADRA, and Solidworks. Currently I use Autocad 2005 at my home/office for home and building design and drafting. I have produced many architectural drawings for single family homes, both single and multi-level floors. I can produce all required plans for permits of floor, lighting, roof, elevations, sections, details, site, and landscape, as required. I just charge a dollar per square foot for drafting services. Additional details, sections, exploded views, etc are charged at 20 dollars per hour. Customer is responsible for providing prints to city or county planning commission unless otherwise agreed upon.
Senior Designer Drafter
SKILLS / TOOLS
AutoCAD, Pro-e, Solidworks, CADAM, CADRA, Microsoft Office Suite
Mountain Marketing, Inc. Felton, CA. 09/2009 - Present
Corporate Executive Officer, (Self Employed)
Owner / Operator of Mountain Marketing, launched to take advantage of the down turn in local markets to design and market new websites and support business marketing projects. Operation, sales, marketing, programming, financials, and business management are some of the daily position responsibilities.
BAE Systems, Santa Clara, CA. 09/2007-07/2009
Mechanical Designer, (Contractor) TAC Agency
Design and drafting of complex wheeled vehicle systems and structures utilizing Pro-Engineer, Pro-Interlink and Wildfire. Designed external stowage containers, combat lock egress tool, and engine bay support structure, among others. Performed cost reduction efforts, engineering documentation support and creation, and production line issues.
Wade Construction, Inc., Saratoga, CA. (on-call) 07/2007-(On Call)
Using AutoCad 2005, drafted complete architectural drawings consisting of multi-floor plans, elevations, electrical, structural, and site plans to be submitted to city planners for review and construction permits.
Roof Screen, Inc., Santa Cruz, CA. (on-call) 06/2007-(On-Call)
Using AutoCad 2005, drafted architectural and structural drawings consisting of roof façade and solar panel support structure plans, for industrial buildings for plans to be submitted to city planners for review and construction permits
Johnson Architectural Group, Inc., Carmel, CA. 02/2007-06/2007
Project Manager, (Contractor)
Architectural project Manager, with roles in designing, and drafting of residential, commercial, and business projects utilizing AutoCad 2004 for plans submittal to county and city departments for construction permits and contracts. Acted as lead for junior designers and drafters and coordinated the efforts of many vendors for supporting documentation and construction efforts in the field.
Warmboard, Aptos, CA. 03/2006-12/2006
Architectural drafting Manager and Director of radiant floor heating panel industry for new builds and additions, along with commercial and industrial design projects. Responsible for the management of AutoCAD 2007 software tools, library parts, and drawing programs. Checking of drawings, plans, and details, along with training and leading the junior drafters to adhere to industry and AutoCAD standards. Developed tasked focused work schedule and contributed to a new job flow data base used by Warmboard.
SSALA, Santa Cruz, CA. 10/2005-12/2005
Drafting Manager, (Contractor)
Architectural drafting Management of residential landscape, new builds and additions, along with commercial and industrial design projects. Responsible for the management of AutoCAD 2004 software tools, library parts, and drawing programs. Checking of drawings, plans, and details, along with training and leading the junior drafters to adhere to industry and AutoCAD standards.
Dennis Anderson Architects, Santa Cruz, CA. 08/2005-10/2005
Architectural Draftsman, (Contractor)
Architectural drafting of residential new builds and additions. Responsible for the creation of AutoCAD 2002 drawings, plans, and details, along with submitting permits with local governments, and meeting customers requirements. AutoCAD standards creation and Lisp programming and creating block libraries.
Mandurrago, Mandurrago, and Sullivan, Inc., Carmel, CA. 02/2005-08/2005
Architectural Draftsman, (Contractor)
Architectural drafting of residential new builds and additions, along with commercial and industrial design. Responsible for the creation of AutoCAD 2002 drawings, plans, and details, along with submitting permits with local governments, and meeting customers requirements with personal attention to details.
AT&T Broadband/Comcast, Martinez, CA. 10/2002-02/2003
Cable Systems Draftsman, (Contractor)
Engineering Drafting and planning of cable systems and hardware for Bay Area customers.
Used AutoCAD 2001 and LDD software to create and edit the required site drawings for use by the Field Engineers and Installers which resulted with efficient and reduced installation time.
Worked closely with the Cable Designer to trouble shoot and revise existing and new cable systems.
Investigated and approved drawings and cable system layouts of multiple vendors and upgraded systems to AT & T Standards.
Flack & Kurtz, Inc San Francisco, CA. 02/2002 – 07/2002
Telecom, Electro/Mechanical Engineering Draftsman, (Contractor)
Primary Telecom Drafting roles along with Electro/mechanical drawing involving large industrial building projects.
Performed AutoCAD 2000 drafting of telephone switching, electrical and mechanical drawings consisting of floor plans, lighting, grounding, and cabling plans. Proposed alternate design and planning of preliminary studies of building layouts and drawing format for multi-level industrial building projects based on cost and time analysis.
NORTEL NETWORKS, San Ramon, CA. 07/1993-09/2001
A global leader in the telecommunications industry with year 2000 revenues exceeding $30 billion dollars.
Senior Field Engineer, Building Studies
Consulted and performed Engineering Site Surveys with Customer Telephony Engineering on planning building expansions and floor plan layouts for Central Offices (CO) for DMS-100 (Digital Multiplex Switching) DMS-200/250 (Digital trunking) and Fiber/Optical routers equipment.
• Collaborated with National Senior level Field Engineers to design, implement and institutionalize a training process for beginning and advanced Field Engineers that resulted with efficient and reduced installation time.
• Engineered office plans and material ordering needed for installation of the DMS equipment used by Sprint, Pacific Bell Telephone and (IOC’s) Independent Operating Companies.
• Used AutoCAD and CADRA software to revise and maintain office records of floor plans, cable racking, center aisle and frame mounted lighting, grounding and fiber duct layout drawings for the Central Offices.
• Investigated and approved vendors for material, performed cost estimates for labor and material and wrote specifications for installation team resulting in zero defects for nearly eight years in a row.
Lockheed Missiles and Space Company, Sunnyvale, CA. 04/1984-12/1992
A major Aerospace and Defense contract Company, currently named Lockheed Martin.
Senior Design Engineer
Responsible for the design and drafting of Ground Support Equipment in the Trident Missile and NASA Ames Space Shuttle programs.
• Analyzed and organized the functional designs of a wide variety of mechanical, structural, and electronic assemblies using CADAM, CATIA 3D solids and wire frame modeling tools.
• Performed design presentations and test procedures to meet customer’s requirements.
• Designed test fixture with multiple weight and CG configurations used in the successful bid and signing of a multi-million dollar contract to test future load fixtures with Navy customer.
EDUCATION and CERTIFICATIONS
Mission College of Santa Clara, CA. Math and Drafting Technology
Ohlone College of Fremont, CA. General studies and Drafting Certification using AutoCAD
Autodesk of Marin, CA. AutoCAD V2004 Certification in AutoCAD 2D and 3D
De Anza College of Cupertino, CA. AA in Manufacturing Technology and Certification in Pro-e and completed every Pro-Engineer class offered by De Anza College.
Field Engineering Certification Level III;
DMS Super node Systems Grounding and Provisioning;
Power Systems Engineering;
AutoCAD 2000i (Autodesk, Inc.);
Field Engineer Provisioning Training;