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Peter Tejada

Peter Tejada

Sherman Oaks, CA

 

About 

I have honed my skills as designer over several years, developing a balance between my conceptual and technical abilities. I create personal experiences and histories, connecting users to one another and their stories by combining in-depth research with design intuition. 

Employment 

Clerkin & Clerkin Architects, Pasadena, CA, US, Designer

Design and document a variety of higher education projects, ranging from tenant improvement to new construction

Create and coordinate drawings and models through all phases of design, from feasibility studies to construction administration.

Assist in overall project management and construction administration, including agency documentation and DSA Accessibility approval process

Lead field verification process and analysis of existing documentation

Partial list of projects includes:

- California State Univeristy, Northridge (CSUN)Research Facility 1 - Coordinating Design-Build project construction documents and leading agency approval process.
- CSUN Student Housing Administration @ Satellite Student Union - Created and coordinated construction documents. Led field verification and analysis of existing conditions.
- CSUN Reseda Boulevard Office Building Accessibility Mitigation - Led field verifications for accessibility upgrades
- CSUN Soccer Field Studies - Developed feasibility studies and presentations
- CSUN Redwood Hall - Women’s Volleyball Locker Room Renovation - Designed and selected interior finishes
- CSUN Reseda Boulevard Office Building - Elevator Installation - Developed construction documents for addition

Mar 2015 - current
 

Martyn Lawrence Bullard Design, West Hollywod, Architectural Associate

Designer responsible for interior architectural design on a variety of program types including high end
residential, hospitality and commercial

Job Captain responsible for coordinating team to create design documents for all project phases.

Responsible for AutoCAD model set up, standards development, implementation, and enforcement.

Assist in Project Management, including meeting project schedules, budgets, and quality objectives.

Jan 2014 - Jan 2015
 

Selander Architects, San Francisco, CA, US, Junior Architects

Contributed to the production of documents for several residential projects in San Francisco by
preforming the following functions: transforming sketches into working drawings, drafting and developing as-built drawings, developing design presentations.

Developed new organizational system for project documentation - created spreadsheets to track
changes, drawing indexes and locations, RFIs

Mar 2012 - Aug 2012
 

Kevin Stephens Design Group, San Francisco, CA, US, Intern Architect

Responsible for research and design application of LEED approved sustainable systems for building
exteriors in mixed-use residential projects.

Created and produced drawings for several stages of the design process: as-built drawing sets for
design propsals on newly bid projects, 3-D models of proposed design revisions

Feb 2012 - Jun 2012
 

Old Castle Building Envelope, Fremont, CA, US, Head Digitizer

Produced drawings in AutoCAD/Virtual Digitizer and programmed CNC Forvet required for the
fabrication and production of glass used in residential and commercial projects.

Worked on projects for Pixar, Google and BART

Assisted customers with concerns regarding project delays, cost and production issues - resolved any
problems to ensure continued customer business

Preformed quality inspections on glass post-fabrication to ensure industry standards were met

Oct 2010 - Aug 2011
 

Education 

University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, BArch, Archicture

BArch w/ Minor in Design in Developing Countries.

Aug 2006 - May 2010
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills