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autocad drafter

Location:
Houston, TX
Posted:
September 24, 2018

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WILLIAM STUTTS

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE

Detail-oriented Designer/Drafter with experience producing drawings for the construction and the oil and gas industry.

Ability to use AutoCAD, Autodesk, Cadworx, Cad Miner, Excel, Adobe, Outlook, Microsoft Word and Explorer.

Obtained Cadworx Certification in Production Modeling and Pipe Design for Cadworx 2012.

Understanding of the Cadworx Plant, Equipment and P&ID programs.

Ability to take instruction and think independently while taking initiative to understand a problem and using skills to verify and develop solutions.

Ability to analyze complex designs from original designs and breaking them into easier pieces for efficient construction process.

Plot, publish and package the completed drawing for manager review and client delivery.

Proven ability to complete and deliver designs against pressing deadlines.

Experience in contributing to overall company customer service by meeting prompt turnaround times and improving employee-customer relationships.

EDUCATION

2009 TCU, Fort Worth, TX

Bachelors Degree of Fine Arts Major in Studio Art, Concentration: Painting and Drawing

Post-Degree completed courses: Introduction to AutoCAD 1 and Introduction to Metal Buildings

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

06/2018-present COPERION, Houston, TX

CAD Designer

Partner up with a lead designer while working closely with engineers, salesmen, managers and leads to deliver custom feeding and extrusion applications,/component and conveying systems.

Designed custom PFDs for unloading/loading, feeder conveyor systems, filters, air supplies and discharge aids.

Created custom detailed dwgs of Valves (rotary, diverter), Hoppers, Feed shoes, spool pieces, motors, solenoids, level switches, actuators, gearboxes.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

08/2017-06/2018 PINNACLEART, Houston, TX

CAD Drafter 2

Proficient in multiple competencies including CMDs, Iso design, P&ID flag placement, CML placement, etc.

Maintained a high metric for quality, efficiency and schedule adherence for a wide range of Chevron projects and tasks.

Acted as a quality checker for multiple drafters across multiple plants and have led weekly team meetings where common trends and errors were brought to light and procedural updates were introduced and implemented.

Have trained several new employees how to split Isos, navigate trackers and metrics, place circuit and Iso flags on P&IDs and create CMDs from scratch.

Been a consistent source of information for cad techs and drafters. I have worked closely with AIAs, engineers and project managers to address discrepancies, correct mistakes, identify better methods and establish best practices to help make PinnacleART a leader in reliability.

10/2015-07/2017 PINNACLEART, Houston, TX

CMD/ISO Drafter

Proficient in multiple competencies including Corrosion Model Diagrams, Isometrics, Systemizations, Circuitization, etc.

Maintained an above average metric for quality, efficiency and schedule adherence for many types of projects.

Duties include creating CMDs, scrubbing and splitting ISOs, prechecking and peerchecking, identifying Deadlegs, participating in safety training/townhall/CDP meetings/daily.

Checked the quality of Drafter’s task work including Isos, P&IDs and cml placement.

Able to use and read Trackers in excel and maintain company-wide goals and development.

Helped design CML/TMLs within titleblocks for all Richmond drawings.

Helped create detailed drawings of CML/TML Inspection guides for chevron by communicating via emails and phone conversations with FEAS project manager Zeed Zayouna.

Metrics, timesheets, QMPs, CDP forms, goals, roles and responsibilities, conducting personal Autocad training, attending lunch & learns, etc.

Remained a valuable asset and maintained a reliable work ethic that has been an important attribute to the company. Developed strong bonds with many coworkers in the cad department including my supervisors.

05/2014-09/2015 VALERUS, Houston, TX

Production Equipment Designer/Drafter

Duties include designing and revising production equipment drawings for P&IDs, Heater Treaters, Glycol Filter Separators (2 or 3 phase), Regeneration Units, Reboiler Shells, Steel Exchangers, Absorber Scrubbers, Bridles, Firetubes, Stacks.

Able to read CALCS to determine all information about the unit.

Reviewed, checked and issued for review, fabrication or as-builts

Models and plans are drawn in both 2D and 3D using Cadworx to extrude, subtract, separate, slice, intersect, union, group.

Drawing skills include an understanding of point filters, spec change, roundbar, flatbar, route/autoroute, UCS, layers, wireframe or realistic Visual Styles.

Able to understand and read P&ID’s, PFD’s, pressure systems, skid design and match-lines.

Has knowledge of how to use the item configurator search program Syteline.

Can Create a drawing from scratch using templates, title blocks, insert programs, Spec view

Understanding of Cadworx Plant, Cadworx Equipment and ISOGEN.

01/2014-04/2014 TSI (Turnkey Specialists Inc.), Houston, TX

Piping and Instrumentation Designer/Drafter

Duties include drawing, analyzing and revising data for compressor, pump, separation, loading and meter stations.

Reviewed, checked and issued for review, fabrication or as-builds

Models and plans are drawn in both 2D and 3D.

Able to understand and read P&ID’s, PFD’s, pressure systems, skid design and match-lines.

Understands various P&ID symbols: pipes, valves (ball, globe, check, and needle), reducers, gauges, vents, vessels, fans, funnels, electrical, pneumatic, primary and minor lines, etc.

Ability to use AutoCAD, Cadworx, Excel, Adobe, Outlook, Lync, Microsoft Word and Explorer.

Obtained Cadworx Certification in Production Modeling and Pipe Design for Cadworx 2012.

Understanding of the Cadworx Plant, Equipment and P&ID 2013 programs.

Utilization of the spec systems, isometric viewing, layers, viewports within layout space, dimension styles, formats, modifying commands, x-referencing, pipe routing, block inserts.

08/2013-12/2013 ULTRAFLOTE, Houston, TX

Drafter

2D/3D design, erection manual, operation and maintenance, attachment pipe design, face plates, formed channels, “s”-plates, beams, walkways, support leg, mid-span details of flashings, male/female panels, end channels, cross braces, ell beams, bolts, latch-bars, plank design, hatches, job panel chart (excel), FAB spreadsheets.

Possible applications of the geodesic style dome are water and wastewater treatment plants, petroleum and petrochemical storage tanks, bulk solids storage as well as other architectural and industrial application.

2013 REF-CHEM, Houston, TX

Piping Designer

Drawing, analyzing and revising data for compressor, pump, separation, loading and meter stations.

Jobs are distributed between a team of designers and are reviewed, checked and released for fabrication once the models and information are confirmed by the team leaders.

Models and plans are drawn in both 2D and 3D.

Ability to use AutoCAD, Cadworx, Excel, Adobe, Outlook, Microsoft Word and Explorer.

Obtained Cadworx Certification in Production Modeling and Pipe Design for Cadworx 2012 and earlier.

Knowledge of P&IDs including symbols such as pipng, valves, vents, vessels, fans, funnels, electrical lines, pumps, etc.

Understanding of the Cadworx Plant, Equipment and P&ID 2013 programs.

Utilize the spec system, isometric viewing, layers, viewports, dimension styles, formats, modifying commands, x-referencing, pipe routing, block inserts, etc.

Experience with equipment location plans, piping plan areas and key piping plans are created and identified by finding match lines, area limits and coordinates for each drawing of each job.

Plot, publish and package the completed drawing for manager review and client delivery.

Respond to client and manufacturer requests when revisions are required.

2012-2013 ENERFLEX, Houston, TX

Vessel Designer/Drafter

Drawing, revising and releasing jobs as they are distributed between a team of drafters including myself.

Jobs are reviewed, checked and released for fabrication once the models are designed and information is confirmed.

Jobs are given to the team to create the plans that will eventually be read by contractors and shop workers.

Models are drawn in both 2D and 3D.

Ability to use AutoCAD, Cadworx, Excel, Adobe, Outlook, Microsoft Word and Explorer.

Obtained Cadworx Certification in Production Modeling and Pipe Design for Cadworx 2012 and earlier.

Understanding of vessel stage order i.e. bottles, scrubbers, shells, heads, skirts, saddles, pipes flanges, name plates, re-pads baffles, choke tubes, couplings, lugs, vane packs, demisters and diverters.

Ability to display dimensions for elevation and plan views in model or paper space as well as weld symbols, general notes, and vessel labels

Can create and calculate design data for title blocks, service info and schedule of openings and weld procedures.

Ability to navigate Edge Tools to construct a bill of materials.

Understanding of Cadworx Spec System, isometric viewing, layers, mtext, revision clouding, viewports, hidden lines, name plates and transferring files to PDF form, releasing jobs for fabrication and submitting transmittals.

Plot, publish and package the completed drawing for manager review and client delivery.

Respond to client and manufacturer requests when revisions are required.

2012 KING DESIGN, Tomball, TX

Draftsman

Prepare the first stage of the drafting process after receiving individual jobs which are distributed amongst a team of 4 drafters.

Review client orders containing job specifications and calculations.

Identify the characteristics and key components that are welded to the vessel, such as nozzles, saddles and platform and ladder supports.

Analyze and verify the material specifications of the vessel; including, size, orientation, shape, color, location to ensure the dimensions are correct.

Plan and draw the results using AutoCAD in three different views: elevation, detailed and orientation.

Plot, publish and package the completed drawing for manager review and client delivery.

Respond to client and manufacturer requests when revisions are required.

2011 SHULTE BUILDING, Hockley, TX

Assistant to Draftsman

One of the lead manufacturers in Texas for pre-engineered metal buildings and building components.

Worked on a team of 3D drafters to organize and draft a key component (web cut) for the structural standing of a metal building.

Analyzed and drafted the component’s data using AutoCAD for manager approval.

Plotted, published and organized the final packages for customer delivery.

Helped to retain completed individual orders by scanning all documents into the company internal system.

REFERENCES

PinnacleART, Chevron Cad team lead, Matt Hanson, mobile: 281-***-****

SNC-Lavalin oil and gas, design manager, Christopher Nunn, company: 713-***-**** mobile: 281-***-**** (i would try his company number first)

Ultraflote, Ron Kern or Darcy Hernandez, 713-***-****

Enerflex, Drafting manager, James Scott



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