Recent College Graduate with a Degree in Architecture and Environmental Design eager to integrate professional experience and education into a position with a progressive architectural/construction firm. Strong desire to reverse the trend of urban sprawl by creating sustainable urban development, incorporating modern residential and conceptual architecture esthetics.
Institute of Architecture and Planning, Morgan State University, Baltimore Maryland
Bachelor of Science, Architecture and Environmental Design
Gained insight and understanding of the skills required for designing the built environment from a broad educational curriculum that integrates science, technology, humanities and the arts.
Studied graphic skills, technology, history, theories of the built environment, and participated the exploration of hypothetical and real life design projects.
Design and Human Behavior
Statics/Strength of Materials
Grading & Drainage
Technology Resources for Planners
Building Structural Systems
Public Facilities Planning
Real Estate Planning
Key Skills Summary
w Strong understanding of environmental design, construction processes and customer relations.
w Motivated self-starter with sense of urgency and ability to rise to the occasion to exceed expectations.
w Effective problem solver with technical discipline, business acumen, and talent for practical implementation.
w Adept at identifying and translating voice of customer inputs into specifications and high-value products.
w Comprehensive materials process knowledge, cost and investment-centered decision making, and knowledgeable in design and project management methodologies.
w Team player who is quick to learn new tasks, adapt as needed, and contribute to the overall success of the team.
2008 to Present: Wal-Mart, Aberdeen, Maryland - Associate
2007 to 2008: Stocker Associates, Bel-Air, Maryland - Cad Drafter
2005 to 2007: Chic Fil A, Constant Friendship, Maryland - Associate
2005 to 2007: Syms Department Store, Townson, Maryland - Cashier & Stocker
Technical Knowledge / Applications
Dear <Name Here>,
Are you seeking a dynamic and ambitious architectural/design candidate to join your firm? If so, I believe I have the education, skills and ambition you are seeking to quickly become a relevant member of your team. Please accept this letter and the attached resume as application for the position of <position here>. I am convinced after reading the description for this position on <location of job ad here>, that I am the ideal candidate for the job.
I have expertise in producing drawings, utilizing AutoCad, ArchiCAD, and SketchUp to generate specifications for architectural products. I have a desire to learn new skills, and can quickly adapt to a changing environment. According to the job description for <position here>, you are seeking someone with the ability to <choose something from the job description here>. I am well versed in <specific here> and know that I could be an integral member of your team.
I would like to be considered for a position with <organization here> in which someone of my background could make a contribution. I will contact you soon to arrange for an interview. Should you require any additional information, I can be contacted at the phone numbers listed above.
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