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Design Engineering

Gresham, Oregon, United States
February 18, 2018

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Dale R Herbert 360-***-**** Mobile


I am a motivated Engineering Designer/Drafter who specializes in Autodesk CAD software Packages focusing on AEC design/drafting. I possess well over 10 years of CAD Technician skills with a thorough understanding of practical engineering concepts along with CAD Department Management skills.

As an Engineering CAD Technician, I possess a wide range of multi-discipline technical expertise along with well-developed people skills. I also possess experience as a Technical College CAD Instructor centered on helping my students develop and apply Intermediate and Advanced AutoCAD skills.

I am committed to providing a high level of quality, performance and consistent technical support for engineering and architectural design teams. I have also worked in product design development of testing devices through to prototype development ready for fabrication.

Key Skills

Design Team Experience: CAD Experience:

Excellent Communication Skills AutoCAD Expert, Microstation v8i Series 3, Chief Architect [BIM]

CAD Standards Creation & Documentation

Field Verification & Documentation

Multidisciplinary Proficiency: Software:

Civil/Structural, Architectural, Electrical, MS Office 2016, Office 365, Bluebeam,

Plumbing & HVAC Navisworks AutoCAD Plant 3D, Revit


Herbert Design Fairview, OR July 2017 to Present


Providing Design and 3D Drafting Services for Commercial, Residential, Industrial construction applications; Civil/Structural design drafting.

Most recent contract required the creation of a startup company’s CAD department. This effort resulted in a systems approach to drawing creation, including categorization of drawing elements and forming drawing component libraries for menu-based insertion into new project drawings. Templates were created as well as company design/drafting standards.

ProtoCAD Clackamas, OR March 2017 to July 2017


At CH2M, Portland, OR: Worked with ProtoCAD Designs, Inc. on deliverables for ISAT developed structural hangars for mechanical pipework. My responsibility included the conversion of their details to Intel standards. My work ended when ProtoCAD & ISAT contracts prematurely ended. ISAT/Intel at CH2M Hill, 4th Ave Office, Portland.

PacifiCorp via YOH Staffing Portland, OR November 2016 to March 2017

Sr. Lead Structural Designer/CAD Drafter

Assigned to the Civil Structural Group as a Sr/Lead Designer. Assignments involved Substation support for renovations and new construction projects using AutoCAD and Autodesk Raster Design. Project requirements often involved the incorporation of archival drawings into new work as needed.

Core States Group at INTEL RA4 April 2016 to November 2016

Structural Design Detailer

Work involved the creation of Steel Base Models for new Tool Installation. I was working with the Core States Group in a Department that was located at RA-4 with the FA Group Blue Badge Engineers. We began constructing models in Revit and converted them to shop drawings for fabrication. I am badged for Intel and wafer construction fabrication facilities.

Black & Veatch, Lake Oswego, OR April 2014 to April 2017

Engineering Tech 3

Substation Group & Civil Structural Group – Energy. Created Deliverables via CAD Drafting using AutoCAD 2015, Raster Design, Bentley Micro Station V8i (Series 3)

Herbert Design Vancouver, WA December 2010 to April 2013


Providing Design and 3D Drafting Services for Commercial and Residential construction. Organized software licenses and handled all system updates. Prioritized project components and organized scopes. Liaised directly with customers to meet needs and maintain satisfaction.

Trails End Recovery/TPI Group April 2008 to December 2010

Projects Manager

Managed projects relating to Business Development for a Recycling Facility focusing on Biomass for Energy Production. Provided all CAD document creation and distribution.

Directly involved with the design and development of a 90mw Biomass Fueled electrical power generation plant. Was engaged in all due diligence requirements, to include local regulatory, State and Federal mandates and political issues. Spoke at public hearings. Scheduled appointments and maintained master calendar. Contacted and scheduled consultant work efforts promptly and directed job assignments as needed. Coordinated logistics for in office and site meetings. Wrote professional business correspondence. Drafted internal documents and memoranda. Organized software licenses and handled all system updates. Prioritized project components and organized scopes.

Education and Coursework

Intermediate and Advanced AutoCAD - BATES Technical College Tacoma, WA,

Created Syllabus and Coursework. Instructed evening classes by lecture and hands on individualized training for 3 years. Class size averaged at 25 students.


Clients include:

Adams/Hodsdon, Tacoma, WA Civil/Structural Engineers

AHBL, Tacoma, WA Structural Engineers

AWS, Inc., Milwaukie, OR DAS System Designers/Installers

Belay Architecture, Tacoma, WA Architects

Black & Veatch, Lake Oswego, OR Energy Engineering; Substation Group

Evergreen Development Company, Phoenix, AZ Walgreen's Drug Store Developer

Intel; Core States Group, Hillsboro, OR Wafer Tool Installation Team

Pacificorp, Portland, OR Energy Deliverables

Jon Graves Architects, Tacoma, WA Architects

Sargent Engineers, Olympia, WA Civil/Structural Engineers

(Buildings & Bridges - State & County)

Skilling, Ward, Magnusson, Barkshire, Seattle, WA Structural Engineers

Tres West Engineers, Tacoma, WA Mechanical Engineers (Plumbing/HVAC)

Weyerhaeuser, Tacoma, WA Industrial Drafting (Civil/Structural)

WSH/Parsons for ARCO, Seattle, WA General Contractors; Industrial Steel


3D CAD; Autodesk; AutoCAD; Plant 3D; Raster Design; Revit; Microstation v8i Series 3; Chief Architect; Bluebeam; Navisworks

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