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Shahab Rahimi

Shahab Rahimi

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

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About 

I am a dynamic and ambitious architect with over four years of experience in various projects and constructions on luxury houses, home units, industrial and commercial buildings and schools. Since graduating from the University of Southern California with a 5 years Professional degree in Architecture and minor in Construction Management, I have worked in two well-known architecture and construction management companies such as DSH and USC Facility management.


I possess impeccable technical and computer skills with advanced knowledge of Auto CAD, SketchUp, Revit, Rhino, Adobe suite, Microsoft Office and other BIM and graphics communication programs. In previous jobs, I have often been called upon to train juniors and other employees in different computer software. I have experience in technical detailing and shop drawings. An excellent working knowledge of contracts administration is also one of my strong points.


My attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills ensures that every project I work on is done accurately and to the highest possible standard. I am comfortable working as part of a team besides of having the ability to take an authoritative role when the situation arises. My verbal communication skills and positive attitude make me an effective communicator with all clients I work with.

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Employment 

USC Facilities Management Services, CAD Services, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architect

- Surveyed both existing buildings and buildings under construction.
- Provided 2D and 3D As-Built drawings to match surveys.
- Cordinated building and construction records in order to archive the online databases.
-Designed 3D models in Revit for USC Park Campus Maps and Geographical Information System (GIS).

Jan 2013 - current
 

DSH // architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architect

Integrated in implementing concept development, schematic, design development, 3D modeling, construction documents, shop drawings and construction administration phases on residential, commercial, healthcare, and school projects.

May 2011 - Jan 2013
 

University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, Lab Assistant

Assisted over 50 students every semester with BIM and graphic design.

Jan 2009 - May 2011
 

Education 

University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

I graduated from the University of Southern California with a 5 years Professional degree in Architecture and minor in Construction Management.

Aug 2008 - May 2013
 

El Camino College, Torrance, CA, US, Architecture

Associate of Arts and Science Architecture.

Aug 2005 - May 2008
 

Awards 

Solar Decathlon Competition, Honorable Mention

Designed an energy zero residential building. The building is under construction now.

2013
 

Raymond S. Kennedy Award for Architectural Innovation, 1st Place

Awarded for innovation and representation of thesis work. Patented an Automated Weaver Robot (AWR) that creates building components.

2013
 

National Dean’s list, Honorable Mention

2008
 

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