Chris Summers


My objective is to continue my career in Information Technology supporting various hardware and software technologies.  I also want to continue to learn about new hardware and software technologies and how to apply them in improving existing processes.  Additionally I want to help implement and teach the end users how to use these tools.

Work experience

Work experience
Nov 2004 - Present

Network Specialist II


As second in charge of Windows Server 2003 R2, Active Directory and Exchange network administration, I handled many of the challenges of incorporating merger partners and new offices into our technology system, developed tools to setup and customize the operation and deployment of AutoCAD software, and helped develop and maintain the helpdesk system and the software and hardware inventory system. I have been providing Windows XP support, Primary CAD software and computer technology help desk support for over 300 employees in 9 offices throughout the country.

Other duties at Atwell-Hicks:• Maintain Blackberry Enterprise Server.• Research, recommend and test software and hardware purchases. • Train end users on software and hardware usage.• Configure and maintain new PC, laptop and server systems. • Support Oce TDS600 and various HP and Konica printing systems.• Maintain and use Microsoft SMS 2003, SCCM 2007 and GPO to deploy software and updates and manage computers and printers. • Setup and maintain Bluecoat proxy appliance internet filter.• Work with Symantec Backup Exec system for file and email restores.

May 2003 - Nov 2004

Network Administrator / Civil Engineering Services

Responsible for Windows Server 2000 and Active Directory administration and computer technology support.Involved in research and recommendations for software and hardware purchases.End user help desk support for both hardware and software across multiple offices.Assist with installation and maintain Nortel Norstar digital phone system.Configure and maintain new PC, laptop and server systems.Support of Oce TDS600 printing system as well as various HP printers.Help develop, implement and maintain companywide CADD standards.Responsible for design and production of civil engineering drawings for bid documents using AutoCAD and Land Desktop.

Jun 2002 - May 2003

Computer Support / Senior Engineering Technician

Hutter Trankina

Responsible for support ofWindows 2000 network, computer technology, Oce printing system and company web site.  Other responsibilities for production of all structural engineering drawings for bid documents using AutoCAD and developed new CADD drafting standards. 

Jun 1993 - Jun 2002

Computer Support / Senior Engineering Technician

Crawford, Murphy & Tilly

    Responsible for Novell network administration and computer technology for Rockford office.  Researched and recommended software and hardware purchases.  Configured new PC and laptop systems.  Helped develop and implement companywide CADD standards. 

    Participated on Quality Action Teams for CADD and computer administration.  Develop all civil engineering drawings using AutoCAD and Land Development Desktop.  Assist with supervision of construction projects.  Assist with design and construction surveying and layout.


Oct 1991 - May 1993

Associate in Technology

Morrison Institute of Technology



Google Sketch-Up

Symantec Backup Exec

Microsoft Server 2003 DFS

Used DFS replication to manage files across servers in multiple locations.

AutoCAD Civil 3D

This experience includes versions up to the release of 2009

AutoCAD Land Desktop

This experience includes versions up to the final release of 2009

Microstation V8

Microsoft Office

This experience includes versions up to the current 2007 release

Microsoft Active Directory Administration

Microsoft SCCM 2007

Microsoft SMS 2003

Windows XP Professional


This experience includes versions up to the final release of 2009

Windows 2003 Exchange Server

Windows 2003 Server Administration



2274 Managing a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Environment