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Cad Designer

Location:
Conyers, Georgia, United States
Salary:
55000
Posted:
August 30, 2017

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Jeffery Grable

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Conyers, GA. 30013 ac12x5@r.postjobfree.com

PROFESSIONAL Dedicated, Professional with 25+ years of Structural Designer experience.

SUMMARY Experienced Structural engineering design, Computer Aided Design Software, end-user training, technical support. Keen aptitude for both learning and applying new concepts quickly. Tenacious in identifying and resolving problems. Peak performer under intense pressure and tight deadlines.

TECHNICAL

SKILLS Software: MS Office Suite (Word, Access, Excel)

CAD Software: Microstation (V8i, VJ), Frameworks 3D, PDMS 3D, AutoCAD, Bentley SmartPlant, SP3D, Smart Sketch 2D, LFE Laser Scan, SpeediKon, Navisworks

EDUCATION Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ

M.S., Information Systems/Information Security (18 Credits)

Devry University, North Brunswick, NJ

B.S., Network and Communications Management, 10/2004

New York University, New York, NY

A.A.S., Business/Computer Applications, 05/1998

PROFESSIONAL Senior Structural Designer 8/2016 – Present

Contract Assignment: ULA Cape Canaveral AFS, Cape Canaveral, FL

Structural Design Support for the update of existing Rocket Launch Structures. Gather and organize information, perform research and prepare sketches and detailed drawings for facility modification contracts. Design layouts and drawings from general written or verbal specifications from Project Managers. Work with project team to execute projects on time and on budget. Participate in design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations. Review design layouts to find and resolve problems involving compatibility with basic design concepts.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize AutoCAD 2015 for creating and annotating 2D designs files.

Senior Structural Designer 12/2014 – 12/2015

Contract Assignment: FLUOR (TRS), Houston, Texas

Assigned to (Marathon, SASOL Refinery Projects) CSA Department, to provide SP3D Modeling 2D Structural Design Support for the update of existing Plant Structures. Work with Engineers to provide new steel and concrete designs. Modeling of Pipe Racks, Pipe Supports, Execution of MTO Reports.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize SP3D 3D software for modeling.

Utilize Smart Sketch for creating and annotating 2D designs files.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review

Senior Structural Designer 6/2014 – 12/2014

Contract Assignment: Day and Zimmerman, Houston, Texas

Assigned to Bayer Refinery CSA Department, to provide 3D and 2D Structural Design Support for the update of existing Plant Structures. Provide plant walk downs. Work with Engineers to provide steel and concrete design, either to demolish and update existing structures.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize Frameworks 3D software for modeling.

Utilize Microstation J for creating and annotating 2D designs files.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review

Senior Structural Designer 6/2013 – 5/2014

Contract Assignment: Technip, Houston, Texas

Assigned to CSA Department, to provide 3D and 2D Structural Design Support for the (NOVA CHEMICALS CALGARY) Structural Designer for Steel and Concrete modeling, complex platforms, pipe racks, cooling tower foundations, Modules, Stick Built plans, created sections and details for completed drawings.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize Frameworks 3D software for modeling.

Utilize Microstation J for creating and annotating 2D designs files.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review

Senior Structural Designer 8/2012 - 06/2013

Contract Assignment: Bechtel, Houston, Texas

Assigned to CSA Department, to provide 3D and 2D Structural Design Support for the (LNG Sabine Pass Liquidfication Project) Structural Designer for Steel and Concrete modeling, complex platforms, pipe racks, roads compressor and cooling tower foundations, created sections and details for completed drawings.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize Frameworks 3D software for modeling.

Utilize Microstation for creating and annotating 2D designs files.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review

Senior Structural Designer 9/2011 – 8/2012

Contract Assignment: Jacobs Engineering, Baton Rouge, LA.

Provided 3D and 2D Structural Design Support for the (Wacker Special Project) Structural Designer for Steel and Concrete, platforms, foundations, created sections and details for completed drawings.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize Speedikon 3d for modeling.

Utilize Microstation V8i for 2D and annotating.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review.

PROFESSIONAL: Senior Structural Designer 3/2010 – 9/2011

Contract Assignment: D.O.E. Savannah River Site- (MOX, SRR) Aiken S.C.

Assist Engineers on the (MOX Project) at the Savannah River Site. 3D and 2D design support. Developed full-scale structural and concrete detail/plans of platforms, wall penetrations, layout of embed plates. Performed site walk downs on (SRR) to create sketches and plans for tank closure projects. Assist with managing the Engineering Change Request files. Utilized Frameworks and Bentley Smart Plant design software tools.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize Frameworks 3D for modeling.

Utilize Microstation J for 2D and annotating.

Utilize Smart Plant Review Process for checking

Maintained for Nuclear Project designed by N.R.C. Standards

Senior Structural Designer 10/2007 – 1/2009

Contract Assignment: ICA Flour Engineers, Mexico City, Mexico

Contract Assignment: Flour Engineers, Greenville, S.C.

Assisted Engineers with design phase project of (GARYVILLE, MARATHON) Oil and Refinery Project. Team Designer for the (LDK, Decatur, Ala.) Developed full-scale structural and concrete detail/plans of platforms, stairs, pipe supports, and concrete foundations. Aided and assisted less experienced designers in the use of Frameworks and Design Drafting procedures and standards. Team Designer for (USEC, Piketon, Ohio) D.O.E. Nuclear Centrifuge Project. Assisted Engineers in redesigning an as-built facility. Redesign of concrete slabs to place new equipment, layout of new steel framing for equipment hoists. Layout of new pipe racks for new equipment. Utilize Frameworks and Bentley Smart Plant software tools.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilized Frameworks 3D for modeling.

Utilize Microstation J and (AutoCAD 2008), for 2D and annotating.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review.

Nuclear Project ensured project was designed by N.R.C. Standards

Senior Structural Designer 02/2007 – 10/2007

Contract Assignment: Washington Group, Denver, CO

Assisted Engineers with design phase project of D.O.E. (THOR) Nuclear Waste Water Treatment facility. (CHESWICK) Power Station. Oil and Refinery. Developed full-scale structural and concrete detail/plans of platforms, stairs, pipe supports, and wall embedment’s.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilized Frameworks 3D for modeling.

Utilize Microstation Jfor 2D and annotating.

Utilize Bentley Smart Plant for checking and review.

Senior Structural Designer 05/2006 - 10/2007

Contract Assignment: Jacobs Engineers, Baton Rouge, LA

Develop full-scale structural and concrete detail/plans to support $200MM+ in long-term projects for oil refineries and power generation facilities. Assisted Engineers with construction projects from start to finish, entailing travel to client sites during construction phase.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilize Frameworks 3D for modeling.

Bentley Smart Plant for checking and client review process

AutoCAD (2006) for 2D design files.

Utilize Smart Plant Review Process for checking

PROFESSIONAL: Senior Structural Designer 06/2003 – 04/2006

KS Engineers & Naik-Prasad (Consultant)

Provide comprehensive support to structural engineers on 2 complex subway projects (7th Line, 2nd Avenue). Complete design details and plan elevations. Set up, design and produce files in database utilizing Microstation.

Key Accomplishments:

Successfully delivered drawings for subway, tunnels, roads and bridges.

Although primary focus was structural design, often aided in other disciplines.

United Nations, New York City, NY 03/2002 - 02/2003

Computer Operator/IT CAD Support (Consultant) 11 months

Engaged to support the Facility Management Division on implementation of new software product, Aperture, and migration of existing AutoCAD drawings.

Key Accomplishments:

Worked closely with product vendor to set up and modify database.

Solely converted over 2,000 AutoCAD drawings to Aperture.

Increased efficiency by creating database files for easy manipulation.

Effectively trained personnel on how to use the new software.

Environment: AutoCAD, Aperture

The RBA Group, Morristown, NJ 11/2000 - 12/2001

Senior CAD Tech 1 year 1 month

Core member of Civil & Structural Department, aiding engineers in creating plans/details and preparing computerized drawings for bridges and highways.

Key Accomplishments:

Design of Civil/Structural plans and details.

Environment: Microstation, AutoCAD

Kvaerner Engineers, Bridgewater, NJ 04/1994 - 09/1999

Senior CAD Designer/IT CAD Support 5 years 5 months

Developed full-scale structural and concrete detail/plans to support $200MM+ in long-term projects for pharmaceutical plants, oil refineries and power generation facilities. Engaged in the design construction projects from start to finish, entailing travel to client sites during engineering and construction phase.

Key Accomplishments:

Automated time-consuming processes by writing macros using MS Excel.

Managed an MS Access database of all CAD files for structural disciplines.

Stepped in to supply hands-on IT support as needed, including workstation setup and software installation.

Proactively informed IT of critical network issues within CAD environment.

Trained new engineers and staff member in effective Microstation usage.

Environment: MS Excel, MS Access, Frameworks (3d), Intergraph Microstation, AutoCAD, and Smart Plant Review

Byers Engineers, Atlanta, Ga. 07/1984 - 09/1989

Drafter/CAD Operator

Drafter for communications, utility location firm. Updated existing communications and underground utility maps. Converted all maps to a computerized format and update maps with new location of current technology equipment and locations. Utilized Intergraph Cad.

Key Accomplishments:

Utilized Microstation for all 2D desgins.

MILITARY Unites States Navy, 1980 – 1985

EXPERIENCE CVN 69, Aviation Ordnance and Avionics, Nuclear Saftey Team



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