Senior Engineering Technician
Graham Associates, Inc.
- Design/development of roadway plans (incl. drainage, utilities and traffic control)
- Prepared quantity take-offs and cost estimates
- Utilized AutoCAD Civil 3d 2011
I am a Civil Designer with extensive experience in the land development and civil engineering fields since 1979.I have been involved in many varied projects from surveying to conceptual and planning stages through final design.I have also been responsible in the authoring (either in part, or sole) of CADD Users’ Manual and the implemention drafting standards. I also have been a mentor to junior members of staff.I have experience at all levels of planning, design & construction processes from single family property mapping & improvements to large residential & commercial development projects to local & state roadways. I am looking for a position that can allow me to continue building on my design and cad skills, plus offering me the opportunity to learn new skills to enable me to contribute in a more encompassing way to the firm, while also mentoring and developing the company's employees and systems. Over 30 years experience in civil engineering drafting & design. 5+ years IT experience in local network management, supporting an office of 40 engineers, surveyors and administration support. 18 years of MicroStation experience and 12 years AutoCAD experience (including LDD & Civil 3D), in varying capacities.Offering quality experience in civil site design and project controls supporting senior staff and management. Responsible for layout, design and production of site plans and preliminary drawings for commercial office, retail and residential projects, including roads, drainage, sewer and water and private utilities. Knowledge of project scheduling and computer aided drafting and design software packages and material quantity takeoff calculations.Proficient in MS Office 2007 applications (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook), MS Project 2007, AutoCAD Civil3d 2011 and MicroStation v8.
I feel my most valuable skills are in the areas of: CADD "goto guy" with experience in AutoCAD, Land Desktop, Civil 3D 2008; CADD coordination, creating, documenting, and working to new procedures; Geometric designing/modeling of roads (all sizes from driveway to roadway); Combining all of the above to produce construction, presentational drafting and details.