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JAIME D., PLA, ASLA
San Antonio, Texas
CLARB Certified Landscape Architect: Texas Register Landscape Architect: Versatile Landscape Architect adept at Designing & Managing Landscape Projects, provide Landscape and Irrigation CAD Design solutions from Schematic Phase through Construction Documentation, rapidly addressing client needs, and working closely with contractors and vendors to ensure ontime and project completion. Able to implement efficient CAD procedures. Knowledgeable in managing project costs, conducting field survey analysis, and crafting Landscape and Irrigation Construction Documents.
Project Management Design Studies/Presentation Graphics GIS Working Knowledge Construction Documents Field Survey Analysis Cost Estimating Vendor Management Client Relationships Regulatory Compliance SolutionOriented CAD Management
TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES D/D CAD & Rendering: AutoCAD , Vectorworks Landmark , SketchUp Office Computer Systems: MS Office Excel, Word, Outlook, OneNote Desktop Publishing & DTP Open Source Systems: Adobe CS, OSS: Scribus, Gimp PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Lewis Petro Properties Inc., San Antonio, Texas July Private Land Developer Landscape Designer: Provided Construction DocumentsLandscape, Irrigation in AutoCad. Provided Cost Estimates and Project Management. Key Accomplishments: Established and setup new CAD Standards and procedures Applied Project Management & Adminstration procedures with Finance Department. Procured new contractors, vendors and writeup contracts R.E. TRUSKOWSKI, Palm Beach, Florida/Santa Barbara, California Provider of upscale landscape architecture services. Project Manager Provided dedicated project support from Conceptual phase through preparation of Construction Documents CDs and successful Construction Implementation. Generated targeted plans for Californiabased projects, with a particular specialization in Irrigation Plans. Ensured conformance to applicable codes and regulations. Liaised closely with clients and representatives, addressing issues and recommending solutions. Estimated budget and crafted cost estimates, as well as ensuring timely invoicing. Built lasting vendor relationships and approved products delivering marked cost efficiencies. Key Accomplishments: Applied AutoCAD expertise towards developing training manual utilized across offices. Ensured construction project adherence to established timeframes through effectively coordinating with contractors, subcontractors and consultants.
JAIME D., PLA, ASLA
San Antonio, Texas
ROBERT E. TRUSKOWSKI, Santa Barbara, California Provider of upscale Landscape Architecture services. Landscape Designer Provided dedicated oversight of construction projects, maintaining detailed documentation and liaising closely with clients, contractors and vendors to ensure completion within established deadlines. Noted for exceptional maintenance of CAD libraries and handson staff training. Key Accomplishments: Established new CAD program and procedures, obtained senior staff buyin, and managed introduction, resulting in significant productivity gains. Applied farranging project management and technical skills towards rapidly resolving project issues and identifying improvements. GEORGE GIRVIN & ASSOCIATES, Santa Barbara, California Comprehensive landscape architecture and site planning firm. Landscape Designer Aided Senior Staff in developing viable plans from Conceptual and Design DevelopmentDD through Construction Documentation CD phases. Delivered key insights and stressed compliance with client requirements. Noted for attention to detail, exemplary communication skills, and diverse technical expertise including AutoCAD and Photoshop. RGA LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS, INC., Palm Springs, California Provider of landscape architecture services to developers. Landscape Designer Offered dedicated CAD support, with particular specializations in Hardscape, Irrigation, and Planting Plans. Worked closely with developer clients in addressing issues and rapidly executing changes. Adhered to aggressive timeframes and maintained uptotheminute knowledge of applicable codes/regulations. Key Accomplishments: Spurred successful project completion through producing sets of plans within year. Forged lasting developer relationships and interfaced with local jurisdictions as needed. EDUCATION/TRAINING Bachelor of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Studies Iowa State University, Iowa Certificate of Residential Irrigation Design Rainbird Corp. Academy, Hollywood, FL. Certificate of completion in Hand Graphics Mike Lin Workshop, Manhattan, Kansas, VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE LANDMARK EDUCATION CORP. Florida to A Global Education Enterprise offering courses that are innovative and effective. Seminar Production & Communication Team: Accountable for all the Logistics aspects for producing seminars. Also, called seminar participants to convey seminar topics from the sessions they missed. Career Note: Additional experience as a Residential and Commercial Pool Designer for Patio Pools & Spas