John Owens

John Owens

Floral City, FL, US



Over 28+ years experience in AutoCAD Design.  Talent for quickly Mastering Technology.
Outstanding technical skills and dedicated to maintaining a reputation built on quality.
Motivated.  Personable Design Professional, with multiple software applications and a successful track record in the Design field.  3D Modeling Certificate course.  Accustomed to handling several design fields at any given time.  Demonstrated  history of producing accurate and timely drawings deadlines.   Attention to Detail, warranted at the Engineers Request. Maintaining stringent guidelines used by Autocad.   Flexible and versatile – able to maintain a sense of  humor under pressure. Thrive in deadline-driven Environments.  Excellent team-building skills.  Experienced in the Nuclear Design field.


Zachry Construction., Tampa, FL, US, Pipe Fitter/Broiler Maker Journeyman

Performed Piping Fitting and Structural Beam Installation.
Performed Duct Installation.
Performed Bolt-up/Connection and Rigging Procedures.
Certified in Fiberglass Application.
Carbon Steel and Stainless Steel Piping
Obtained Working Knowledge, of Absorber Design and Operation.
Supervision of employees, assigning work packages to complete specific job tasks.
Recipient of the (Heart of Zachry Award.) For 3 Years.

Mar 2008 - Apr 2011

Progress Energy. Contracted Allied Technnical, Crystal River, Fl, US, Contracted AutoCAD Designer (Nuclear)

Two Billon Dollar Steam Generator Replacement Project
Produced Motion Study Models
Developed Radiation presentation Models for the safe removal of the Steam Generators.
Engineering Request Changes,
Integrated As-Builts drawing into existing Engineered Plans
Adapted existing 2D drawing into user friendly 3D Models.
Developed New Platform, conduit re-routes and Piping design.
Software Used: AutoCAD 2008, Cadworxs 2008, Inventor and Power Point.

Jan 2006 - Sep 2007

Concept 2000, Floral City, Fl., Layout Designer

Performed Mechanical, Piping, and Structural Design service on project basis.
Created shop drawing, for local Construction Companies
Performed and taught AutoCAD Management to Client based Architects and Engineers.

Jan 1981 - Jan 2006

Peter Pike Architect and Associates., Key West, FL, US, AutoCAD Designer Contracted

Generated Drawing packages, from conception to completion.
Performed Pre-engineering and executed Permitting for Monroe County Building Department.
Advanced Design for Architectural, Commercial, Residential and Key West Navy Air Station. The Southernmost Resort and Pier House. Historical Renovation Downtown, Key West.

Dec 1996 - Jun 2005

David King and Associates, Ocala, FL, US, AutoCAD Designer

Developed Custom Home Packages for Client Base

Jun 2002 - Jan 2005


ITT Technical Institute, Tampa, FL, US, Cad Technology and Construction

Cad Technology and Construction Practices

Jun 1988 - Jun 1990

Areas of Specialization