Jacob Miller

Jacob Miller

Oakland, CA, US




Emerald City Construction, Providence, RI, US, Carpenter's Helper

Worked alongside experienced carpenter and cabinetmaker. Jobs included cabinetmaking, finish carpentry, plumbing, electrical, finishing, painting, restoration work and demolition.

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, Teacher's Assistant for "Wood and Steel Structures"

As a teacher's assistant I was responsible for providing help to students, leading weekly reviews of the material covered in class, and grading tests and homework.

Sep 2012 - May 2013

Grizzle Construction, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, Carpenter's Helper

Worked on several jobs including very refined interior finish work, casework and door hanging, and framed a small house.

Jun 2010 - Sep 2010

East Bay Regional Park District, Oakland, CA, US, Intern

As an intern for the maintenance department I conducted a survey several hundred park buildings and other facilities, making note of materials, dimensions, and condition. I created a database with this information so that it could be easily accessed by the department.

Jun 2007 - Sep 2007

Buenaventura Press, Oakland, CA, US, Intern

Buenaventura Press is a small publishing company specializing in comics, artist's books, and printmaking. As an intern I helped prepare shipments, worked on the website, made artist's prints, did custom bookbinding, and prepared files for publication.

Jan 2006 - Aug 2006


Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2010 - May 2013

Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, US, Bachelors, Art History

Sep 2005 - May 2009


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