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George M. North

George M. North

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Thorough Knowledge of all aspects of AutoCAD
25 years of AutoCAD experience, from v 2.16 through AutoCAD 2010, including Civil 3D, AutoCAD MAP, and Raster Design
Familiar with all AutoCAD commands and techniques, basic and advanced, including annotative objects, data fields, XREFs (Externally Referenced Drawings), raster images, and OLE objects.  Proficiency in Paper Space / Model Space / Multitab sheets.  I take full advantage of AutoCAD Sheet Set Manager, Design Center, Standards Checker, and in-place Block / XREF edit.  Mastery of 3D techniques, including solids and AutoCAD Renderer.  Can generate stunning presentations utilizing AutoCAD plotting utilities.
Knowledge of AutoLISP / Visual Lisp,  Dialog Control Language (DCL), Tool Palette design, and Extended Entity Data for interface with a database.  Ability to develop an automation solution for your enterprise.

Multi-discipline Expertise
Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs,) Isometrics and and 3d piping drawings using own symbols library.  Have worked with PROCADD software.
Civil design using Autocad Civil 3D 2010.  Can initiate production of Site Plans, including Grading, Utilities, Soils, Lighting, landscaping and traffic pattern analysis.
Production of Architectural, Structural, Electrical  and HVAC documents, including details, schedules and schematics.
GIS using AutoCAD MAP.  Field GPS using Trimble.

Electronic Document Management
Familiar with Falcon DMS by TSA Advet, and Synergis Adept packages.
Utilizes training tools using Microsoft Word and Powerpoint.  Experience in classroom training.
Development and Enforcement of CAD Standards

Control of The Windows Environment
Windows XP Professional
All Microsoft Office applications 2007, 2003, XP, 2000 and 97, including Excel, Word, Access, and Powerpoint
Adobe Acrobat Professional, convert, optimize, redline, security and forms.
Web publishing applications including MS Frontpage, Adobe Dreamweaver and Adobe Fireworks (illustration).  Also can code in native HTML and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets.)
Visual Basic Programming

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Hatch Mott MacDonald, Civil Designer

Design of Industrial Waste, Sanitary and Storm Sewer Systems, Paving Repair, Steam Trenches, Rail Yard Site Design, Parking Lot Design, Aircraft Apron Repair, Structural repair, mechanical refit and project drawing management.

Clients include Veterans Administration, General Services Adminstration, Department of Defense, New Jersey Transit, Boeing Aerospace

Jul 2006 - Mar 2011
 

Carroll Engineering Corp., Envoironmental / Authority CADD Technician

Design of Municipal Sanitary Sewer and Water Supply Systems in Bucks and Montgomery Counties, PA. Maintenance of township sanitary system maps. Also produce Structural Drawings for Wastewater Treatment Plants and other municipal and private structural projects.

Aug 2004 - Jul 2006
 

Sunoco Logistics, Senior Civil / Mechanical Designer

TechAid Consultant from 1998 – Feb 2002, direct employee thereafter. Rated Solid Contributor in performance reviews.

Received mentoring in mechanical discipline in 2002-2003 under D. Bruce Wagner. Developed piping plans, piping as-built documents and P&ID as-builts for Pipeline pump station and truck terminals. Product piping, remote steam heating and fire suppression systems.

Designed pipeline relocations in a 5-state region for Eastern area under Walter Skorupsky. Developed pipeline maps and pipeline schematics for the pipeline system, helped organize pipeline assets for Sunoco Logistics MLP transfer, fielded one-call requests, managed SunMAP GIS system

May 1998 - Jan 2004
 

Dolan Contractors, CAD Technician and Network Administrator

Production of layout documents for industrial, light industrial (warehouse) and commercial buildings and development. Site, architectural, structural, electrical, plumbing and HVAC plans, details and diagrams. Assisted in the development of office standards and developed Dolan’s detail library. Proposal packaging, conceptual graphics and client 3D renderings.

Clients include AT&T, Biochemical Sciences, Champion Container, Ikea, Redpack Foods, General Services Administration, Giant Bicycle, Ikea, Office Depot, Panasonic, Rent-A-Center, Texas Wilson
Major Projects include Burlington Business Campus, Burlington, NJ; Commodore 295 Business Park, Bridgeboro, NJ; Rancocas Park and Highland Business Park, Westampton, NJ; Byberry Business Center, Philadelphia, PA; Green Mountain Development, San Antonio, TX,

Network Management (Novell), hardware and software purchase evaluation and recommendations, software package installation and upgrades, hardware and peripheral installation.

Jan 1987 - May 1998
 

McCormick, Taylor and Associates, Structural Draftsman

Produced structural and site contract drawings employing AutoCAD and manual drafting techniques.

Structural Drawing production under Nicholas Kamariotis, Saiid Zaidi and Eric Kachele

Projects: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania State Capitol Addition (Offices and underground parking garage); correctional facilities for Atlantic and Camden Counties, NJ and Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties, PA; campus buildings for Bucknell and Ursinus Colleges; “superboxes” for Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia.

Jun 1982 - Jan 1987
 

George M. North, PE, Draftsman

Employed by my father for the production of site plans, structural drawings and Residential floor plans.

Projects: Killour Paper, Philadelphia; Equipment Supply Company, Burlington, NJ; numerous duplex condominium homes in Ocean City, NJ.

Feb 1982 - Jun 1982
 

Arne E. Bernard, CE, Draftsman Trainee

Summer employment while attending college.

Production of property surveys and site plans primarily for residential real estate throughout Southern New Jersey.

Jun 1981 - Aug 1981
 

Education 

Peirce College, Information Technology

Obtained 9 Credit hours toward an Associates degree in Information Technology. Completed Network Administration 101 and 102

Sep 2001 - May 2002
 

Temple University, AutoCAD Training

Participation in two six-week intensive CAD training certificate programs
Training in AutoCAD 2.0
These Courses were subsidized by McCormick, Taylor and Associates.

Mar 1985 - Jun 1985
 

Westminster Choir College, Church Music

Pursued a Bachelor of Arts in Church Music

Sep 1980 - Dec 1981
 

Areas of Specialization 



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