Skills: I consider myself very versatile when it comes to learning new concepts. I have a good understanding of the AutoCad drafting program. I have an Associates Degree in Technical Studies-Mechanical Drafting. The first version I used was Release ••••• was when I started drafting back in high school. Have used r•••••, •••••, •••••, •••••, and ••••• as well. 3D drafting is my main passion, but 2D is always fun. Recently, I have been learning to use Autodesk Inventor ••••• Also, I have good computer skills as I have experience in Word, Works, Excel, Powerpoint, and Access.
Salary Requirements: Always negotiable
Education: Western Kentucky University Regional Center Glasgow, Ky. ••••• Completed in December •••••
Bowling Green Technical College Bowling Green, Ky. ••••• Graduated in May •••••
Barren County Vocational School Glasgow, Ky. ••••• Completed in May •••••
Barren County High School Glasgow, Ky. ••••• Graduated in May •••••
Associates Degree in Technical Studies (Computer Aided Drafting, Mechanical Drafting)
••••• GPA attending Bowling Green Technical College (3 semesters)
••••• GPA attending Western Kentucky University Regional Center (1 semester)
RR Donnelley & Sons-magazine printing and finishing Starting: 9/••••• To: Present Glasgow, Ky. Engineers’ Assistant & Drafter Job duties included but not limited to, correcting markups on electrical schematics for magazine printing presses and finishing machines in AutoCad format. Also editing plant layout drawings and organizing machine files are common duties. I have measured in and drawn equipment and objects in the plant. I’ve also been required to locate electric panels and show their locations on plant layout. There have also been several other small duties performed here.
James R. Adams & Associates-land surveyors Starting: 4/••••• To: 9/••••• Bowling Green, Ky. Surveyor’s Assistant: Field Crew I was hired here initially to be a draftsman, but they started me out on the field crew to get a better understanding of surveying principles. I started to enjoy field work and they liked my work. So I stayed in the field for the duration of the job. Job duties included but not limited to, operating survey measuring instruments such as Total Stations and Levels, operating prism pole, range pole, etc. Working on a wide range of different types of surveys including plot plans, construction staking, mortgage inspections, topographies, and pinning footings. I also acquired a small amount of civil drafting experience during this period.
Pan Oston-retail cabinet and conveyor builders Starting: September, ••••• To: November, ••••• Glasgow, Ky. Engineers’ Assistant Job duties included organizing product drawings in AutoCad and adding bill of materials lists from Excel. This was only a part-time job while I was finishing up my Associates Degree.