Livecareer-Resume

Senior Designer Architect Resume Example

Love this resume?

By clicking Build Your Own Now, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

JC
Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

After graduating from the University of Arkansas in 1980, Richard Brenner worked on a wide variety of projects with KPI Architects Inc. and McKinley Architects Inc. in Tulsa, Oklahoma and was with the firm KPI from 1986 until its closing. These projects included churches, schools, hospitals, civic buildings, office buildings, shopping centers and sports facilities with project costs ranging from 3 million to 150 million. Richard continued at KPI Architects as designer and project architect until its closing 2014. He then moved with coworkers to the firm Architecture 9 plllp as a Partner / Architect and continues to expand his knowledge as noted below: 

As an Architect Designer who continually searches for new inspiration and stays savvy on current design trends. Proficient in design, SketchUp and Photoshop.

Results-oriented architect who delivers cutting edge and creative designs within strict time frames.
Skills
  • Proficient in SketchUp
  • 3D rendering software
  • Customer service-oriented
  • Sketching
  • Carpentry
  • Complex problem solving
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commercial interior design
  • Working drawings and procedures
  • Space planning methodology
  • Rendering
  • Design process
  • Painted finishes
  • Site and master planning
  • Construction administration
  • Specification coordination
  • Programing
  • Contract development
  • Art and Rendering (hand developed)
  • Graphic
Ncarb accredited with an architectural license from the state of Oklahoma; licensed since 1986 and am a tribal member of the Cherokee Nation with a TERO certification as an Indian Artist.
Work History
1986 to 07/2014 senior designer / architect Transystems Corporation | Kansas City, MO,

  • Reviewed project goals and objectives with the project manager and design team.
  • Analyzed project feasibility and costs prior to drafting designs.
  • Completed comprehensive code compliance evaluations.
  • Discussed zoning laws, fire regulations and building codes with healthcare and governing agencies.
  • Coordinated with segment leaders to promote architectural goals and design concepts.
  • Devised overall strategy for documentation and identified the sheets planned for each stage of the work.
  • Managed and led a multi-disciplinary team throughout development and contract document phases.
  • Mentored less experienced architects and trained architectural personnel.
  • Calculated volume take-off and cost estimates for small to large landscape, irrigation and hardscape projects.
  • Verified that construction detail documentation conformed to quality assurance and best practice standards.
  • Recommended minor adaptations and modifications to complete working drawing sets.
  • Created new and innovative approaches to problems and discussed them with project managers.
  • Communicated with all other vendors and contractors and incorporated their input into project designs.
  • Supervised preparation of technical drawings by architectural technicians.
  • Attended all team meetings to resolve technical and project issues, coordinate with team members and review project schedules.
  • Reviewed contractor proposals and sets of drawings prepared by A and E firms.
  • Consulted with clients to determine functional and spatial requirements of the new structure.

07/1980 to 03/1983 architectural draftsman / intern McKinley Architects | City, STATE,
  • Specified proper products and materials for each project.
  • Originated and developed creative design concepts.
  • Prepared construction documents and details to implement design concepts.

06/1983 to 11/1985 junior architect Blain Deem And Associates | City, STATE,
  • Specified proper products and materials for each project.
  • Originated and developed creative design concepts.
  • Prepared construction documents and details to implement design concepts.


Education
Expected in 1980 Bachelor of Architecture | Architecture University of Arkansas' school of Architecture, , GPA:
  • Architecture coursework
  • Color Theory and Perspective course
  • Fine Arts coursework
  • Business and Advertising coursework
  • Continuing coursework in Sustainable Design

By clicking Build Your Own Now, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Disclaimer
Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

How this resume score could be improved?

Many factors go into creating a strong resume. Here are a few tweaks that could improve the score of this resume:

63Fair

Resume Strength

  • Personalization
  • Target Job

Resume Overview

School Attended
  • University of Arkansas' school of Architecture
Job Titles Held:
  • senior designer / architect
  • architectural draftsman / intern
  • junior architect
Degrees
  • Bachelor of Architecture

Similar Resume

View All
Senior Landscape Architect/Designer
Architect/Designer lll
Project Architect / BIM Manager / Interior Designer