Registered Architect (NJ), Ncarb certified and an active member of the North Jersey AIA chapter. I have 13 years of professional experience. I am dynamic, dedicated and always looking to achieve new goals and obtain more skills. Learning is a life long process-love what you do!
F. Fernandez, AIA, LLC, Weehawken, NJ, US, Project Architect
Efficient project manager, produced & coordinated multiple projects providing quality assurance while anticipating inherent and unforeseen issues for minimizing risks.
Zoning submittal packages, code analysis, site surveying & specification materials research.
Design/construction document production & shop drawing review.
Expedited building permits and met with local building officials during plan reviews.
Managed various HUD capital improvement projects with variable budgets from inception to close out.
Experience with residential alteration work, commercial office, and houses of worship.
The Switzer Group, New York, NY, US, Production Architect
Interacted with senior staff on project intent and organized and detailed permit set.
Field surveying & building analysis.
Interacted with engineering consultants and coordinated drawings to resolve conflicts between trades.
Attended regular client briefings and met project deadlines.
Corresponded with permit expeditors and maintained records of project filings.
Ronald Schmidt & Associates, Englewood, NJ, US, Job Captain
Produced construction and existing condition documents for bid & permits.
Prepared addendums and clarifications.
Managed project files, logs, email correspondence and processed shop drawings & RFI’s.
Coordinated with senior staff architects, consultants and designers on project scope, design intent,
and additional services related work.
Responsible for site visits and preparation of field reports or punch list items.
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, US, BArch, Architecture