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Samuel Blythe

Samuel Blythe

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Project Manager specializing in mid rise residential construction. Experience in all phases of design and construction including schematic design, design development, construction documents, and construction administration. Familiar with NYC Zoning Resolution, Building Code and Master Spec Format. Highly skilled in AutoCAD with familiarity in Revit, Rhino, Adobe CS, 3D Studio Max, and Sketchup. Team leader and dependable worker.  Manage submittals, shop drawings, RFI's & Field Orders.  Lead meetings & write minutes.

Employment 

DeLaCour Ferrara & Church Architects P.C., Brooklyn, Project Manager

PM for a 68 unit 10 story apartment building in Bronx, NY (SD,DD,CD)
PM for a 123 unit apartment building in Brooklyn, NY (CA)
PM for a 60 unit apartment building in Bronx, NY (CA)
PM for a 23 unit apartment building in Brooklyn, NY (SD, DD)
Lead team of 4 drafters to complete drawing sets and respond to comments
Review submittals and shop drawings
Lead meetings and write minutes
Respond to RFI’s and write field orders

May 2016 - current
 

TDX Construction Corp., New York, NY, US, Project Engineer

Review requisitions for multi million dollar projects
Review NYCHA site safety template programs for all current projects
Create close out binders
Review final as built drawings for local law 11 projects

Aug 2015 - Jun 2016
 

DeLaCour and Ferrara Architects P.C., Brooklyn, NY, US, Assistant Project Manager

Drafted CD’s for an 83 building single family home project in Brooklyn, NY
Drafted CD’s for a 123 unit campus style residential project in Middle Island, NY
Drafted CD’s for a 59 unit campus style residential project in Ronkonkoma, NY
Developed SD and DD drawings for all above projects

Dec 2013 - Aug 2015
 

Avanti Systems, New York, NY, US, Freelance Autocad Designer

Created shop drawings for interior glass partitions using autocad
Created sales drawings for new partition systems using photoshop
Created autocad dynamic blocks to streamline workflow

Mar 2011 - Dec 2013
 

Howard L. Zimmerman Architects, P.C., New York, NY, US, Draftsman

Conducted extensive site surveys fo 40+ unit apartment buidings in Manhattan
Created as built drawing packages for condominium conversions

Nov 2009 - Oct 2010
 

Education 

New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Awards and exhibitions
Best of student works exhibition - first year design
Best of student works exhibition - second year design
First place - fourth year design studio competition
Third place - fifth year design studio extracurricular competition

Sep 2003 - Dec 2012
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills