Architectural Drafter

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Layla Nania

layla.nania@gmail.com | (784) 876-2892 | Dallas, TX

Summary


I am an Architectural Drafter with over four years of experience in the industry. I have worked on a variety of projects, both commercial and residential, and have gained a strong understanding of the drafting process. I possess excellent attention to detail and take pride in my work. I am knowledgeable in AutoCAD, Revit, and SketchUp Pro, and am confident that I can provide accurate drawings for any project requirements.

Experience


Architectural Drafter II at Jaffe Holden, TXMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed 60% more projects than the average Drafter I on the team, while still maintaining accuracy levels of 98%.
  • Became an expert in computer-aided design (CAD) software programs used by the company, and provided training to new employees on these programs.
  • Worked with clients and other architects to develop sketches and drawings for final approval; often went above and beyond what was asked in order to provide additional clarity or options for consideration.
  • Regularly produced high-quality 3D renderings which helped win over several major clients.
  • Successfully managed a workload of 12+ projects at any given time without missing deadlines.
  • Was recognized by management as “Employee of the Month” three times in first year with company.

Architectural Drafter I at Acme Architectural, TXAug 2018 - Apr 2022

  • I created drawings and 3D models of buildings for a variety of clients.
  • I collaborated with architects, engineers, and other professionals to ensure that the designs met all specifications.
  • I produced construction documents using AutoCAD software.
  • I revised existing drawings according to client feedback.
  • I generated reports detailing the progress of projects.
  • I ensured that all deadlines were met while maintaining a high level of quality in my work.

Education


Associate of Applied Science in Architectural Drafting and Design at Austin Community College, Austin, TXAug 2013 - May 2018

Some skills I've learned are hand drawing, Revit, AutoCAD, woodworking, and 3D modeling.

Skills


  • CAD
  • BIM
  • Revit
  • SketchUp
  • AutoCAD
  • Bluebeam
  • Photoshop

Allis Rabins

allis.rabins@gmail.com | (613) 171-0197 | San Francisco, CA

Summary


I am an experienced Architectural Drafter with over 4 years experience in the industry. I have worked on a variety of projects, both small and large scale, and have gained a wealth of knowledge in drafting methods, software and standards. I pride myself on being able to produce high quality drawings that meet the requirements of my clients. I am also proficient in Revit Architecture, which allows me to create detailed 3D models of buildings. In addition to this, I have excellent communication skills which allow me to effectively liaise with other members of the design team.

Experience


Architectural Drafter II at Architectural Drafter, CAMar 2022 - Present

  • Developed 15 blueprints for new construction projects.
  • Trained 2 junior drafters on blueprint development and city regulations.
  • Revised 10 sets of existing blueprints to meet updated city regulations.
  • Created 3D models of proposed construction projects using AutoCAD software.
  • Presented designs to clients and revised based on feedback received.
  • Coordinated with engineers, architects, and other professionals throughout the design process.

Architectural Drafter I at AECOM, CAJul 2018 - Jan 2022

  • I drew up the blueprint for a 3-story office building that was later constructed.
  • I created the design for a 5,000 square foot home which included 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
  • I assisted in coming up with the layout for a new shopping center that is currently being built.
  • I have helped to create designs for several different types of buildings, including schools, hospitals, and apartment complexes.
  • I have been able to work independently on projects as well as collaborate with others when needed.
  • In total, I have worked on over 100 different drafting projects during my career thus far.

Education


Associate of Applied Science in Architectural Drafting and Design at California State University, SacramentoAug 2013 - May 2018

Some skills I've learned are hand drawing, Revit, AutoCAD, and Photoshop.

Skills


  • CAD
  • BIM
  • Revit
  • SketchUp
  • AutoCAD
  • Bluebeam
  • Photoshop