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Edeline Bigas

Edeline Bigas

Brooklyn, NY, US

 

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About 

Train Architect with a Master of Science in Interior Design. A detail oriented, team player with strong customer service relationship skills. Industry knowledge from construction consulting office in Puerto Rico to retail show room in New York.

From educational preparation and professional experience, I am knowledgeable in corporate, hospitality, commercial and exhibition design. As well as, I have the ability of space planning, the use of a variety of interior finishes and developing design concepts among others. I have been involved in a diversity of designs and projects, always working collaborative to create innovative solutions to design problems on deadline in a systematic approach. I worked as Resident Inspector in interiors renovations and new constructions of Infrastructural Government Offices such as Security, Emergency and Sport facilities. These provided me the opportunity to evaluate, select and apply architectural procedures, techniques and modifications for construction documents.

Knowledgeable in operative systems such as AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk 3ds Max Design, SketchUp Pro, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe InDesign CS6, Adobe Illustrator CS6.

Employment 

Carcongroup Engineering PSC, San Juan, PR, US, Project Manager

June 2009 - June 2012; Summer 2013

> Develop design concepts
> Prepare 3D model drawings
> Apply architectural techniques and modifications to architectural construction documents of projects
> Check the Certification for Payment, Prepare Evaluation for Change Order, and check the Approval of Submittal of projects
> Coordinate different events of the construction projects among owners, contractors and consultants
> Prepare meeting minutes, daily reports and punch list for each project
> Prepare drawings from field measurements
> Inspect on site the development projects daily

Aug 2014 - current
 

William Sonoma Inc, West Elm, San Juan, PR, US + New York, NY, US, Sales Associate

Holiday Season 2010-2011; August 2011 - August 2012; Holiday Season 2013-2014

> Provided the customers with solutions and design ideas for their space planning dilemma
> Assisted creating visuals for the retail environment
> "Catch the Spirit of Service" December 2013 Winner

Dec 2013 - Jan 2014
 

Private Residence, Trujillo Alto, PR, US, Freelance Designer

> Designed and inspected the renovation of the pool with terrace of the residence
> Worked directly with the owner to select and recommend the materials and finishes for the pool and the flooring for the terrace

Mar 2011 - Mar 2011
 

Andrés Mignucci Arquitectos, San Juan, PR, US, Intern

> Documented and analyzed floor plans of an apartment building using ArchiCAD application
> Constructed study models during design process of a project

Jul 2008 - Jul 2008
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Masters, Interior Design

Aug 2012 - May 2014
 

University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2004 - Aug 2008
 

Areas of Specialization 

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