Architectural Draftsman

Writing a great architectural draftsman resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Lara Tokay | (230) 719-2863 | Anchorage, AK


I am an experienced architectural draftsman with over 5 years experience in the industry. I have a strong eye for detail and accuracy, and my drafting skills are second to none. I also have a good working knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit and other relevant software programs. In addition to this, I am also excellent at problem solving and possess excellent time management skills.


Architectural Draftsman at Anchorage Drafting Service, AKMay 2022 - Present

  • I completed a set of drawings for a 3,000 square foot home in two weeks.
  • I created a computer model of a 50-story office building that was used by the engineers to develop the structural system.
  • I prepared construction documents for a 10-storey hotel which included coordination with over 20 consultants.
  • I led a team of 5 drafters in creating as-built drawings of an airport terminal renovation project.
  • On average, I complete 30 sets of drawings per month.

Architectural Draftsman II at Alaskan Design Service, AKSep 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 5 draftsmen in creating construction drawings for a $5 million office building.
  • Completed all drawings on time and within budget.
  • Created 3D models and renderings of proposed buildings to help clients visualize the final product.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get the best prices for materials needed for projects.
  • Wrote specifications for construction projects detailing everything from dimensions to type of materials to be used.


Associate of Arts in Architectural Drafting at University of Alaska, AKSep 2012 - May 2017

Some skills I've learned are reading and understanding blueprints, using Autodesk programs such as AutoCAD and Revit, and hand drafting.


  • AutoCAD
  • Revit
  • SketchUp
  • Bluebeam Revu
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator)

Mack Umlor | (185) 080-5136 | Springfield, IL


I am an Architectural Draftsman with over 5 years of experience in the field. I have worked on a variety of projects, both small and large scale. My skills include AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup, and 3D modeling. I am a highly creative individual with a strong attention to detail. I am able to work independently as well as part of a team.


Architectural Draftsman at A. Epstein and Sons International, Ltd., ILMay 2022 - Present

  • I prepared drawings and documents for construction projects, ensuring that all specifications were met.
  • I collaborated with architects, engineers, and other professionals to ensure accuracy of drawings.
  • I created 3D models and illustrations of proposed buildings using AutoCAD software.
  • I assisted in on-site inspections to verify the progress of construction projects against plans.
  • I ensured that all blueprints conformed to building codes and regulations prior to construction commencement.

Architectural Draftsman II at Perkins+Will, ILJul 2017 - Apr 2022

  • Created 50+ construction documents sets for commercial, residential, and mixed-use projects.
  • Managed a team of 5 drafters on large scale projects.
  • Trained 2 new employees in company software and drafting standards.
  • Reduced drawing revision turnaround time by 20% through process improvements.
  • Led BIM coordination efforts on 3 multi-million dollar projects.


Associate of Arts in Architectural Drafting at Columbia College, Chicago, ILSep 2013 - May 2017

While studying Associate of Arts in Architectural Drafting I have learned how to read and interpret blueprints, how to use different drafting tools and software, and how to create 2D and 3D drawings.


  • AutoCAD
  • Revit
  • SketchUp
  • Bluebeam Revu
  • Microsoft Office Suite