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Architectural Technician

BA.Env.Des M.Arch


e m p l o y m e n t

[JUNE 2015-SEPT 2016]

John Robertson Architects

111 Southwark St

London SE1 0JF

+44 20 7633 5100

                        

[APRIL 2012-APRIL 2015]

Craig Steere Architects

10/ 219 Onslow Road

Shenton Park WA 6008

+618 9380 4662

    

[JAN 2008-APRIL 2012]

Paradigm Architects

2/55 Salvado Road

Homebase Business Centre

Subiaco WA 6008

+618 9388 1644

                 


p r o f i c i e n c y

[Computer Aided Design]

ArchiCAD, BIM, AutoCAD 2D & 3D, Sketchup Pro, Twilight Render, Artlantis Render 

[Adobe]

Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat Pro

[Other]

Microsoft Office

    


e d u c a t i o n 

[FEB 2010-DEC 2011]

Masters of Architecture

University of Western Australia Crawley Campus

Stirling Highway, Nedlands

     

[FEB 2006-DEC 2009]

Bachelor of Environmental Design

University of Western Australia Crawley Campus

Stirling Highway Nedlands

              


s k i l l s  

Flexibility to work within a team or independently

The confidence to take the initiative and the discipline to know when to ask for help

Exercise time management and organizational skills to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines 

Forge strong client relationships

Directing team members and offering help when needed

Co-ordinating contractors and consultants

Conduct detailed site analysis 

Liaise, prepare and submit packages with authorities 

Locate and maintain a general knowledge of building codes and regulations

Materials selections

Specification writing

Discern and translate consultant’s drawings 

Preparation of presentation drawings through hand sketches and/or software 

Practiced in all stages of project delivery

Design resolution, the macro scale (site/master plan) to the micro scale (1:1 construction details)

Interior design and materials selections, cabinetry and furniture design

Proficient in 3D modeling, BIM and CAD based software

Carry out on-site inspections to ensure works are built to match the clients needs, are functional, safe and economical and to building codes and standards

Respect and adhere to systems and procedures while always asking, ‘can we do it better?’

Manage initial budgeting and on-going overall project costs and time frames

Act fairly and impartially as an assessor in administering contracts

    


p e r s o n a l  a t t r i b u t e s

An organised, hardworking individual with strong initiative

Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills, quick to learn, naturally creative, friendly and a good sense of humour

Passionate about design and committed to maintain the highest level of professional development

Energetic, strongly motivated, intelligent and perceptive with a clear head for solving problems by finding creative solutions

A person with high standards and determination to see tasks through to a satisfactory conclusion

    


t r a v e l

[2017] New Zealand

[2016] Lisbon, Cologne, France, Morocco, Philippines, Prague, Edinburgh, Switzerland, Cambodia, Nepal

[2015] DenmarkSweden, UK, Cyprus, Croatia, Majorca, Belgium, Berlin, Munich, Iceland, New York

[2013] London, Ireland, Scotland, Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, Turkey, Greece

[2009] Thailand: Phuket, Koh Samui, Phi Phi Islands 

[2008] Australia: Kimberley, Pilbara, NT, QLD 

[2006] United Arab Emirates, Greece, Bulgaria, Austria

    


i n t e r e s t s

I am a highly motivated individual who takes great care and initiative in all my work and am always looking for a challenge. I have a personal interest in working towards environmentally, socially and economically responsible architecture. My other interests include photography, silver jewelery making, furniture design, interior design, travel, mountain trekking, yoga, running and most other outdoor activities.