Patrick Jackson

Patrick Jackson

Newport Beach, CA, US

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Senior Designer/Project Architect with variety of experience in creating and developing design concepts and solutions. Passion for design and attraction to creating elegant and practically functional things. Possess design sensibilities to strategize, initiate, develop, research and create architectural and spatial answers in a collaborative and imaginative environment at diverse phases. Self-driven with strong communication skills to articulate design narratives in graphic and written forms. Ease of personality to work well in different workplace environments.


Horst Architects, Laguna Beach, CA, US, Project Manager/Project Architect

Project Manager/Architect/Designer

• Maintained superb design standards in creating concisely beautiful and thorough drawing packages from conceptual to construction phases
• Created conceptual renderings, exhibits, diagrams and 3D models to generate understanding and support essential to project development and approval
• Led information exchange between trade experts, manufacturers, and installers
• Developed conceptual design sketches into constructible architectural artifacts
• Organized reports/studies to satisfying requirements of safety and governing agencies
• Played pivotal role in organizing consultant team while managing schedules, budgets, and industry standards
• Created design presentations to clients and governing agencies
• Led communication as main point of contact with clients, general contractor,
laborers, and design professionals
• Displayed arbitration talents in managing exchanges with city planners and government officials
• Prepared and reviewed proposals, contracts, and consultant agreements
• Developed strong understanding of the relationship between planning codes and site and building design
• Performed site analysis investigation and coordinated survey information
• Interpreted code and zoning standards

Mar 2016 - Mar 2020

Perkowitz and Ruth-International Studio/ Retail Design Collaborative, Long Beach, CA, US, Job Captain/Designer III

Job Captain/Designer III

• Developed large scale design strategies within varied programmatic requirements
• Took on task of developing designs of break-out rooms to act as collaborative pods crucial to the office’s functionality
• Managed BIM software
• Compiled thorough set of design development and construction packages
• Created cost-saving analysis aimed to re-purpose existing features
• Led coordination efforts of Revit model across diverse consultant disciplines
• Performed on-site investigations of existing conditions

Aug 2015 - Mar 2016

Visioneering Studios Inc, Irvine, CA, US, Designer II

Designer II/Intermediate Architect/Job Captain

• Created drawing package for 52,000 sq/ft. worship facility
• Translated information within diverse consultant team
• Created essential documentation and responses to obtain permits
• Helped conduct meetings with City of Los Angeles building officials
• Made materials and method investigations with manufacturers and tradesmen
• Prepared presentation documents and developed 3D renderings
• Attended key meetings to engage with client and maintain relations
• Conducted pre-design due-diligence research for regulatory approval
• Conducted communication with facility staff, faculty, and ownership
• Performed on-site visits and punch-walks with project architect
• Played central role in organizing architectural Revit model

Mar 2010 - Jun 2015

Bauer and Wiley Architects, Newport Beach, Architectural Designer

Designer I, Designer II [2005-2009]

• Created and managed BIM design packages and drawing sets
• Managed information flow to and from job site
• Developed project documents during all phases
• Conducted product research and maintained contact with vendors
• Created 3D digital models to developing building envelope/massing
• Applied corporate standards into spatial solutions
• Gathered and synthesized information for master planning

Oct 2005 - Oct 2009

LPA Inc., Irvine, CA, US, Technical Designer

Technical Designer, Designer I [2004-2005]
• Demonstrated and developed strong CAD competency
• Fostered team atmosphere within collaborative environment
• Conducted analysis of building code requirements
• Produced and organized documentation for working drawings
• Fostered design communication skills through sketching and hand drawings

Jul 2004 - Oct 2005


California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, BArch, Architecutre

Sep 1998 - Jun 2004

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