Manuel Torres

Manuel Torres

Sunnyvale, CA, US

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Professional Designer working in the field of architecture since 2003.
Currently pursuing architecture licensure in the State of California.
Experience in managing, coordinating all phases of projects, and communicating
effectively with city building permit agents, clients, and trade consultants



Fougeron Architecture, San Francisco, CA, US, Job Captain

Managed DD and CD for a multifamily project including
consultant coordination and client communication.
Developed partial CD for various single-family residences.

Jun 2018 - Jun 2019

YSL Architecture, Hawthorne, CA, Drafter

Design Development drafting. Worked remotely under
contract service for large scale multifamily condos

Jan 2018 - May 2018

mtc designs, Alameda, CA, US, Sole Proprietor

Full direction of projects. Mainly SFR large additions, new
ADUs, and a few new homes. Work from preliminary code
research, site analysis, feasibility study, existing structures
surveying, SD, DD, CD. Client, consultants, and building
officials coordination. Entitlement, construction visits and RFI.

Jan 2015 - May 2018

LECA Construction, San Carlos, CA, US, Project Coordinator

Prepare construction bids and owner/contractor
agreements for SFR new homes, additions, and remodels.
Client company liaison, consultants coordination,
construction administration, and RFI.

Jan 2013 - Nov 2015

Beaumont & Associates, Emeryville, CA, US, Designer

Prepared architecture, structural, grading, drainage, and
basic mechanical plans for residential and commercial
projects. Facilitated building permitting process and
coordinate plan checks.
Conducted measurement of complex existing buildings and
delivered as-built plans. Prepared material sample boards
and material research, and maintained existing client-office
relationships through in-office meetings, project follow-ups,
and updates.

Jan 2003 - Sep 2008


Universidad Ricardo Palma, Lima - Peru, BArch, Architecture

Mar 1988 - Dec 1994

Areas of Specialization