Joseph Cernosek

Joseph Cernosek

Memphis, TN, US



Registered architect in state of Ohio.  Orignially from Memphis, TN and relocated back to Memphis recently.  Will apply for NCARB record and obtain Tennessee registration as soon as able.

My career has been genearlist in nature.  I have worked for large and small firms alike and participated in small projects to large projects such as a K-8 school campus and a 12-duplex HUD housting project.

I enjoy investigative work in existing buildings as well as progaramming work for new building projects.

Strong interest in  substainable design and hold LEED Green Associate credential.. Will seek LEED AP specialty credential if have opportunity to work on a LEED project.


Don Graber and Associates Architects, Mansfield, OH US, ARCHITECT / PROJECT MANAGER

This is second time I worked for Mr. Graber - please also see September 1994 to March 2007 below. Worked on self-employed / contract basis. Attained Ohio architectural registration August 2009. I was responsible for all phases of projects from pre-design through construction administration. Self-produced plans using AUTOCAD.
Mr. Graber closed his office due to lack of work - contact him at home tel. 419-756-4843.

Oct 2008 - Oct 2012


Assisted with plans coordination for (25) projects for two national developers. Projects were distribution warehouses for package delivery and trucking companies.
Reviewed palns during design process and before issued for bidding. Coordinated palns with client prototype plans, engineer consultants' plans and PEMB shop dwgs. Reviewed various shop
drawings and maintained logs using EXCEL spreadsheets. Assisted with ACAD drafting. Invited general contractors for bidding (located using MANTA website) for projects in several states.
Commuted daily from Mansfield, Ohio.

Jul 2007 - Oct 2008

Don Graber and Associates Architects, Mansfield, OH US, PROJECT MANAGER

Responsible for all phases of projects I managed from pre-design thru construction administration under supervision of Mr. Graber, arhcitect. Also responsible for zoning, code reviews and zoning, code appeal hearings.

Oct 1997 - Mar 2007

Don Graber and Associates Architects, Mansfield, OH US, JOB CAPTAIN

Assisted with all phases of projects from pre-design through construction administration under supervision of a project arcitect.

Oct 1994 - Oct 1997


The University of Tennessee - Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, US, BArch, Second Degree

Architectural studies leading to Bachelor of Architecture degree.

Mar 1984 - Jul 1987

University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, US, Bachelors, Engineering Technology Major: Architectural Technology

Undergraduate studies leading to Bachelors of Science degree

Oct 1971 - May 1975

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