Brian Nickel

Brian Nickel

Bozeman, MT, US



Brian Nickel

Objective: A challenging position as an architect in training in a professional firm environment.


Mr. Bill Brown

1395 Foothill Parkway

Corona, Ca 92881

September 2004-2006


Customer Service, Grocery Clerk, Butcher Block

Associate of the Month three times.

2004-2006 2007-2008 2010-present

Ernest Stuart  (Stuart Architecture)

Laguna Beach, California


Alcala Architecture

Corona, California



o   Associate’s of Architectural Science Degree

o   Several years of AutoCAD experience through schooling, and the workplace.

o   Ability to create detailed drawings in AutoCAD.

o   Ability to produce these drawings at a high rate of speed and
quality through the knowledge of hotkeys.

o   Ability to create a very heavily detailed model in Revit.

o   Knowledge of Revit 2014, AutoCAD, Photoshop, Inventor, Solidworks.

o   Able to give valuable customer service with the objects and
products that I produce.

o   Exporting and Importing projects from one program to another.
Example: Revit – Max, Auto Cad – Revit, Revit to AutoCAD.

o   Knowledge of creating families.

o   Knowledge of blueprints and how to interpret the symbols and drawings.

o   Knowledge of basic construction materials.

o   Ability to create architectural drawings (blueprints) through CAD software.

o   Phone answering skills.

o   Firm experience.

o   Architectural Graphics Certificate from Norco Community College Norco.

o   Certificate of Career Preparation in Architecture from Norco
Community College.

o   Associates of Architectural Science Degree.

o   BIM Software Knowledge and the ability to learn new Building
Information Modeling Software efficiently and quickly.

O Completed Architectural Graphics classes in Undergraduate work at MSU.

O One class of Environmental Control Systems Complete

O Mechanical Systems and Electrical Equipment Knowledge. One more class left at MSU.

O Currently enrolled in Structures 2, Building Construction 2, and Second year Design Studio.


Montana State University

School of Architecture

101 Montana Hall

Bozeman, Mt 59717
(406) 994-0211

Fall 2012-Present

Currently 2nd/3rd year student going for a Master’s in Architecture. At the end of spring 2014 I will be a third year architecture student.

Norco Community College

2001 3rd Street

Norco, CA 92860-2600

Fall 2008-2011


Associate’s Of Architectural Science Degree

Certificate in Engineering Graphics

Certificate in Architecture

Certificate in Architectural Graphics

Archinect Website (Architect Networking Site):

Contains Portfolio and Sample Projects



Alcala Architecture, Draftsman

Internship Draftsman Position. Utilized AutoCAD and Revit with expert proficiency. Alcala Architecture, Intern/Draftsman
Employed at Alcala Architecture under Gilbert Alcala.
Produced detailed Revit models and construction drawings.

Mar 2011 - Sep 2011

Stuart Architecture, Draftsman

Internship Draftsman Position. Utilized AutoCAD and Revit with expert proficiency.

Feb 2006 - Mar 2006


Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, MArch, Architecture

Working on my Bachelor's of Arts in Environmental Design, and then progressing towards a Masters of Architecture degree.

Aug 2012 - current

Norco Community College, Architecture

Acquired my Associate's of Architectural Science Degree. Recently applied for Associate's of Math and Science and Associate's of Arts in Humanities Degrees. Received state approved certificates in Architecture, Architectural Graphics, and Engineering Graphics. Transferring to Montana State University for BArch/Masters in Environmental Design/Architecture for Fall Term 2012.

Sep 2008 - Jun 2012

Santiago High School, High School, Architecture/Engineering/3D Animation

Learned AutoCAD, Arch Desktop, Sketchup, Revit, Inventor, and Mastecam. Shaped my current knowledge and received seals on my transcripts for Architecture and Engineering emphasis.

Sep 2002 - Jun 2006


Associate in Science Degree in Architecture, Other


Certificate in Architecture, Other


Certificate in Architectural Graphics, Other


Certificate in Engineering Graphics, Other


Areas of Specialization 


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