I am effective in time management skills and dealing with multiple situations by effectively making notes, task list and updating schedules so that issues are addressed in a timely manner. File management, both physical and virtual, is of utmost importance as well as following industry and company standards and procedures.
I convey effective solutions from initial client contact through warranty and facilitate all points of contact. Being able to retrieve documentation throughout the lifecycle process.
Computers, Hardware and Software:
I have worked with computers since 1988 when I helped set up the CAD Lab at FRCC, setting up HP 40 Tower (40 meg hard drive) PC's with amber screens, DOS and Cadvance CAD software and HP plotter. They were setup on a pier to pier network. The mouse was a small tablet style.
My first job after graduating with my Associates in Architectural Technology from Front Range Community College was with an interior design firm in 1989 that used Arris CAD on the UNIX operating system.
Being a CAD Manager, I was responsible for many IT service request at the server and workstation level. I understand the demand of current software technology on equipment standards.
I have AutoCAD experience since 1990 (r11 dos) and Revit experience since 2000 (when Revit owned Revit). Current w v13
Having worked in most facets of production and project management for professional architectural firms over a course of twenty-five years, I am confident in handling all types of internal and external communications, documentation and record
keeping. I understand: drafting, CAD, parametric modeling, BIM, architecture, engineering, construction, hardware and software.
I understand the importance of documenting standards and procedures and conveying that message in the best possible means to end users. I have ten years of AutoCAD Management experience at the professional architectural firm level and many currently use those standards & procedures today.
Keep current on all communications and maintain files for documentation purposes.
Communication with company and client staff to expedite delivery of products in proactive and timely manner.
Follow directions and conduct self in safe, clean, organized mode of operation.
Effective Communications, Written, Verbal & Visual:
I received an Associate of Science degree, Architectural Technology in May of 1989 from Front Range Community College, Westminster, Colorado. Veteran - U.S. Army, 19 Delta Calvary Scout, Honorable Discharge 1984
Professionally trained and experienced architectural draftsperson, job captain & project manager.
I am able to confidently carry out duties you are seeking and I require minimal supervision.
I have 25+ years of professional experience in the building industry and have a keen understanding of project workflow related to architecture, engineering, construction and fabrication. Taught AutoCAD at the collegiate level for six years.
HIGHLIGHTS OF EXPERIENCE:
Architectural Drafter III Job Description:Conceives, designs, plans and constructs models for new or modified structures. Draws rough and detailed scale plans for sites, foundations, building and structures based on preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculation, specifications and other data. Coordinates and determines quantity and types of materials needed, and schedules material orders to support the construction or build schedule. May require a bachelor's degree in related area and at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May direct and lead the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a design/project architect and/or principal architect. Represents architects interests.
Evaluate, select and apply architectural techniques, procedures and modifications to architectural design projects both residential and commercial. Utilize my command of current industry software disciplines and open to new opportunities.
Brent E Harmes
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