Joel Gibson

Joel Gibson

Alton, IL, US



An Achitecture graduate seeking a full time   internship with a firm that will provide me opportunities to utilize my design abilities and experience, as well as complete   IDP hour requirements under the supervision of a licensed Architect.


Creative Exchange Lab, Saint Louis, MO, US, Independent Contractor

Worked on several public interest projects to strengthen the fabric and economic development of the city.

Sep 2012 - current

Baysinger Architects LLC, Marion, IL, US, Architect Intern

Assisted with the development of construction documents for 16 Residential and Commercial projects, with budgets ranging from $50,000- $5,000,000.
Assisted with schematics and planning for Residential and Government projects, with budgets ranging from $500,000 to $10,000,000.
Conducted field verification of existing conditions for 6 projects.
Instrumental in working with a team of four on 8 ground-up projects.
Attended meetings with clients, contractors and project architect for all phases of the design to construction process.
Utilized knowledge of AutoCAD to create and edit Cds and Revit to develop renderings of Residential and Commercial buildings.
Collaborated with contractors to ensure adherence to specifications.

Sep 2011 - May 2012

Cope Plastics, Alton, IL, US, Machinist

Operated lathe, CNC machine, vertical and horizontal mill.

May 2011 - Aug 2011

Menard Inc., Marion, IL, US, Receiving

Unloaded/reloaded trucks and distributed freight throughout store.
Assisted customers with merchandise questions.

Feb 2010 - Nov 2010

Fast Eddies Bon Air, Alton, IL, US, Cook

Prepared and cooked food, restocked food bar.

May 2009 - Aug 2009


Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2012

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