Joseph Puyot

Joseph Puyot

Escondido, CA, US



Firefighter/EMT turned student of architecture by way of a severe back injury. It was always my plan to become an architect, my injury put that dream into overdrive, though, as I could no longer perform my duties as a firefighter.


Sillman Wright Architects, San Diego, CA, US, Intern/Office Assistant

Assist project architects with drafting of plans for military projects, as well as schools, and some residential. Assist with general office duties (i.e. answering phones, cleaning the file room, and setting up/breaking down the conference room(s))

Oct 2013 - Jan 2014

Pacific Ambulance, San Diego, CA, US, Field Training Officer/EMT-B

Train newly hired EMT's on how to effectively be an EMT with Pacific Ambulance. Also run emergency and non-emergency calls - transporting patients to and from their respective homes/nursing facilities to hospitals and doctor's offices, while providing basic life support care.

Jan 2011 - Sep 2012


NewSchool of Architecture & Design, San Diego, CA, US, BA Arch

Learn how to effectively be a designer in the architecture industry through vigorous studio course work, supplemented with required structural and other design courses, and critiques.

Jun 2012 - current

Palomar College, San Marcos, CA, US, Fire Technology

Learn the necessary skills to effectively operate as a firefighter/EMT

Aug 2005 - May 2010

Areas of Specialization