Michael Bradley Carlson

  • Dover OH

Sr Technical Illustrator

Work History

Work History
Jun 2004 - Present

Senior Technical Illustrator

JLG Industries


● Developed technical publication manuals with a concentration on Parts manuals.

● Communicated with engineers to arrive at best idea of the product.

● Utilize Windchill and Pro­ E and IsoDraw to create drawings and a bill of materials for parts manuals.

● New Product Development representative for the Technical Publications group. Responsible for attending engineering design and production meetings for newproducts in development and ensure that the relevant required information and deadlines are communicated to responsible team members.

● Develop new process and increase efficiency for delivering relevant engineering changes and product for parts manuals.

Sep 2003 - May 2004

Technical Illustrator

Kimble Mixer


● Developed technical publication manuals.

● Utilize photos and engineering material to create assembly, parts and service manuals.


2001 - Present

Kent State Tuscarawas

Taking classes to pursue a degree in Computer Design and Animation

1998 - 1999

Cleveland Institute of Art Kent State

Studied Fine arts while gaining a understanding of design and composition.


  • Proficiency in both oral and written communication skills
  • Able to prioritize responsibilities while managing multiple projects
  • Works well in a individual or team based environment
  • Excellent drawing and IT skills
  • An eye for details and design
  • Artistic and creative
  • Precise, accurate and clear presentation skills


Program Expertise

  • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Adobe Framemaker
  • Corel Draw
  • Macromedia Freehand
  • PTC IsoDraw
  • PTC Creo/Pro-Engineer
  • PTC Winchill
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Powerpoint