Carolina Silva

Carolina Silva

São Paulo, BR



Self motivated and goal driven architect with a strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Fluent in English and Portuguese (native).


My responsibilities as Architect in Construction field are to develop project budgets, and value engineering process. Bid soliciting/acquisition, contract schedule of values, cost estimating, material quantity, labor, and equipment take-off. Construct-ability review, Logistical Planning.

This post enable me to carry out strategic planning, to scheduling coordination, trade coordination, architectural coordination and communication, CO procedure, review and approval of pay applications, and cost review process. Trade contracting, bid packages, and procurement process. Working relationships with Owner, Architect/Engineer and sub contractors, contract execution., quality control management, punch list, and close-out.

Architecture, Urban Planning, Construction Management


Lock Engineering, São Paulo, BR, Sales Architect

Prospecting new customers
Interaction with the customer's business
Earnings management account
Costumer services with iternational offices

Oct 2012 - Mar 2013

La Sierra University, Riverside, CA, US, Student Assistant and Recruiter for Enrollment Services

Reviewed and translated international brochures
Recruited prospective students from Brazil and pre-professional students
Represented LSU at college fairs and school visits
Coordinated student admissions and retention reports weekly and/or quartely
Trained and assigned tasks for new student workers
Prepared students financial estimates under supervision

Nov 2010 - Jul 2012

Gafisa S/A, São Paulo, BR, Construction Architect

• Critical analysis of projects;
• Assistance to future residents based on the Personal Line Program;
• Monitor and control of the construction.
• Budget management
• Supervised and assigned tasks for student workers
• Decorated common areas
• Modification of architectural plants
• Landscape analysis
• Trained construction workers on the rules, standards, and procedures of the Company
• Quantitative survey for purchasing materials

Nov 2008 - Aug 2010

São Paulo Trasnportes /SPTrans, São Paulo, BR, Student Assistant for Superintendent of Trasportation Planning

• Technical inspection for deployment equipment
• Restructured and created bus routes for the city
• Competent in using MapInfo program
• Represented the Company in fairs and meetings
• Research

Jan 2007 - Dec 2007

Subprefeitura do Campo Limpo, São Paulo, BR, Student Assistant for Planning and Coordination of Urban Development

• Process analysis for regularization of property
• Technical inspection in stores for business licenses
• Analysis of architectural plant modification process

May 2006 - Jan 2007


La Sierra University, Riverside, CA, US, Masters, General Management

Jul 2011 - Jul 2012

Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, São Paulo, BR, BArch, Architecture & Urban Planning

Aug 2004 - Jun 2009

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