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Locations : Colorado>Uvinza Category : professional services
Contact : george_m_voirol@hotmail.com / T:303.719.9045    

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George M. Voirol
1400 Utah Street, Apartment # 310
Golden, Colorado 80401-2767
E: george_m_voirol@hotmail.com
T: 303.719.9045

Monday, August 18, 2009

Attn.: H.R. Director
Subject Regarding Employment: PROJECT MANAGER – ARCHITECT (Unlicensed)
ARCHITETURE FIRM
Anytown, U.S.A.

Dear H.R. Director,

Successfully designing your clientele’s custom high-end residences through the collaborative art of communication and the creative representation of their ideas and dreams while professionally managing the project processes of schematics, design achievement, budgetary approval, and construction document production requires the talents, guidance, and competency this architect will provide, ensuring your firm’s reputation and the clientele’s desired satisfaction. Experienced unlicensed residential architect seeking position of PROJECT MANAGER within your exceptional custom mountain residential architecture firm.

Naturally adept at visualizing, conceiving, and diagrammatically illustrating quickly your clientele’s desired residential design goals successfully without clearly defined objectives expressed in words or pictures. Achieving your clientele’s residential dream design and facilitating them in the process of developing their new plan in the PROJECT MANAGER position while accomplishing consistent reputable clientele satisfaction is my professional forte. Gifted in design techniques of aesthetic elevation and functional plan coordination. Talented in artistic skills of perspective sketching, hand drawing, design schematics, and 3-Dimensional visual perception for perfected designs of interior spaces.

Specializing in custom residential design that reflects the clientele’s personality and lifestyle through working collaboratively in a motivated team process while achieving your professional design charrette goals at the highest level of excellence requires dedication to the principles of mountain residential architecture. Interpreting your clientele’s styles, ideas, and needs, then translating their unique design into reality and enabling them to feel objectively their plan’s livability character will result in excellent designs personalized for your firm’s reputation. With confidence in 10 years of residential architectural experience, 8 years of commercial architectural experience, a strong self-motivated work ethic, efficient CAD drafting skills, and competent artistic drawing talents, you’ll realize a profitable business from my services resulting in success to your architectural firm.

Thank you for your time in reviewing and considering my qualifications. This competent unlicensed architect is extremely interested in obtaining a PROJECT MANAGER position within your distinguished architectural firm. Contact me via telephone at 303.719.9045 (answering machine) or via email at george_m_voirol@hotmail.com. Will call you in the week to communicate with you about the possibility of employment within your firm.

Sincerely,
George M. Voirol

Enclosures


GEORGE M. VOIROL
Golden Arms Apartments ~ 1400 Utah Street, Apt. # 310 ~ Golden, Colorado 80401-2767
303-719-9045:T Page 1 of 2 george_m_voirol@hotmail.com

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Custom high-end residential architect with passion for creative designs, ideas, and solutions emphasizing professional dedication to the sensitive design approach to clientele's unique dreams and ideas while considerate of financial budgetary constraints without sacrificing stylistic integrity, the use of innovative materials, aesthetic architectural detailing, and the idealized natural environmental site context.

PROFICIENT PROJECT MANAGER PROFESSIONAL / PRINCIPLED SELF MOTIVATED / STRONG WORK ETHIC
PASSIONATE / CREATIVE DESIGNER ORGANIZED / PUNCTUAL SKETCHING / DRAWING PROFICIENT
EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS RESPONSIBLE / RESOURCEFUL CAPABLE ILLUSTRATOR / RENDERER

• Achieved expert clientele communication and relationship skills providing appropriate design services for assisting clientele in the production of new residences (gifted in plan and elevation design, coordination, reconfiguration, resolution and refinement).
• Perfected residential plan design skills drawing custom residences and new model standards achieving goals of idealistically coordinated elevation ~ plan designs, economizing plan square feet totals, succeeding in elevation design features, accomplishing room design purposes and user-space plan objectives, eliminating excessive wasted space, and refining plan circulation areas.
• Accomplished proficient production drawing / design skills: 2.5 years AUTO-CAD (AEC Versions 2008, 12, and 10); 2 years CADVANCE (Version 2002-Similar to Auto-Cad); 6 years SOFT-PLAN (Versions 13, 10, and 8); and 3 years of Manual Drafting.
• Advanced project management skills through refining operations, streamlining systems, and increasing production by identifying problems, discerning weaknesses, perceiving improvements, and creating solutions.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Poss: Architecture + Planning Custom Residential Design Aspen, Colorado 8/07-3/08
JOB CAPTAIN / JUNIOR ARCHITECT (Unlicensed):
Responsibilities:
Achieved experience and knowledge of mountain residential architectural building construction methods, details, and materials. Learned new skills, experience, and understanding in Auto-CAD 2008 while developing efficiency; plus became familiarized tutorially in Auto-CAD Revit 2008. Produced construction documents of the Sandler Residence in the design development phase successfully working through several design issue areas including: Front Porch Balcony structural floor-post-beam-truss-roof engineering integrity problems and design conflicts, and the redesign / correction of the roof steel-bent truss over the Living / Dining Room Cathedraled Ceiling.
Accomplishments:
• Sandler Custom Residence: 4,403 s.f.: Three Story Estate with Basement; Featured: Living Room and Dining Room with in-between Fire Place and Trussed Cathedraled Ceilings, Front Porch Balcony, Grand Entry Staircase up to Main Level, Trussed Cathedraled Master Bedroom with Central Fire Place and Exterior Balcony, Treyed Kitchen with Central Island; Midland Avenue, Aspen, CO.

Palisade Homes Custom Residential Builder Columbia City / Fort Wayne, Indiana 3/06-4/07 / 4/04-3/06
PROJECT ARCHITECT / JUNIOR ARCHITECT (Unlicensed) / Designer: (Part Time: 4/04-2/06) (Full Time: 2/06-4/07):
Responsibilities:
Refined Project Manager skills designing and producing construction documents of over 30 custom residences and modified new residence standard plans. Created 6 customized new residence standard plans and designed 9 rough draft new residence standard plans enhancing the roster of builder’s ‘New Residence Standards’ repertoire. Improved professional architectural sales design skills with clientele cultivating design communication techniques and accomplishing the desired results for their house plans. Achieved design challenge for ‘New Residence Standard’ ranch plan “the Mountain Lake” accommodating 3 bedroom plan requirement while under 1,300 s.f.; plus a challenge for ‘New Residence Standard’ design of two story plan “the Forest River” economically minimized to 2,100 s.f. with split 4 bedroom plan and a graceful front elevation of balanced symmetrical hipped roofs. Produced standardized construction details of library elevations, eave plate heights, and knee wall~roof sections. Perfected residence project construction drawing check-list.
Accomplishments:
• The Mountain Lake: New Standard: 1,296 s.f.: French Villa Gabled Roof Ranch with Basement; Featured: Open Staircase Foyer with Barrel Vaulted Ceiling, Great Room with Coffered Ceiling and Fireplace, Master Bedroom with Double Treyed Ceiling.
• The Forest River: New Standard: 2,109 s.f.: French Villa Hipped Roof Two Story with Basement; Featured: Foyer with Barrel Vaulted Ceiling, Great Room with 2nd Story Ceiling, Master Bedroom with Double Treyed Ceiling, Split 4 Bedrooms, 3 Car Garage.
• The Timberline: New Standard: 1,728 s.f.: French Provincial Hipped Roof Ranch with Basement; Featured: Foyer with Barrel Vaulted Ceiling, Dinette with Cathedraled Ceiling, Master Bedroom with Treyed Ceiling, Split 3 Bedrooms, 3 Car Garage.
• The Lake Forest: New Standard: 2,289 s.f.: French Provincial Hipped Roof Two Story with Basement; Featured: Grand Foyer, Colonnade Dining Room, Great Room with Open Staircase and Fireplace, Master Bedroom with Treyed Ceiling, Split 4 Bedrooms.
• Swain Residence: 2,046 s.f.: French Provincial Hipped Roof Two Story; Featured: Foyer with Barrel Vaulted Ceiling, Great Room with 2nd Floor Loft, Master Bedroom with Trayed Ceiling, Master Bath Room with Cathedraled Ceiling; Shriner Lake, IN.

GEORGE M. VOIROL
Golden Arms Apartments ~ 1400 Utah Street, Apt. # 310 ~ Golden, Colorado 80401-2767
303-719-9045:T Page 2 of 2 george_m_voirol@hotmail.com

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE (CONTINUED):
MSKTD & Associates, Inc. Architecture Engineering Interior Design Fort Wayne, Indiana 1/03-1/06
PROJECT ARCHITECT / JUNIOR ARCHITECT (Unlicensed) / Designer: (Contract Employee)
Responsibilities:
Achieved excellent designs of eight large custom high-end residential estates through efficiently reducing each of the plans square feet totals until under quota allowances. Refined the estate designs on schedule per builder’s satisfaction while accomplishing beautiful elevations with graceful proportions all within budgetary specifications. Managed production of over 40 new residential standards in Project Manager Architect position refining standard plans to perfection and skillfully designing aesthetically pleasing elevations.
Accomplishments:
• Hoeppner Estates: Williams Custom Residence: 10,897 s.f.: French Norman Hipped Roof Two Story with Walk-Out Basement; Featured: Two Story Front Entry Plaza with Flanking Columns, Two Story Foyer / Entry Parlor with Colonnade, Hearth Room with Coffered Ceiling, Two Story Library with Coffered Ceiling, Basement Living and Entertainment Rooms; Fort Wayne, IN.
• Hoeppner Estates: Custom Speculation #2: 4,339 s.f.: French Country Villa Hipped Roof Two Story with Walk-Out Basement; Featured: Foyer with Beveled Treyed Ceiling, Great Room with Coffered Ceiling, Den with Coffered Ceiling; Fort Wayne, IN.
• Cadillac Homes: Standards Improvements: The Locustwood: 2,918 S.F.: Traditional French Villa Ranch with Basement; Featured: Dining Room with Trayed Ceiling, Master Bedroom with Trayed Ceiling, Master Bath with Cathedraled Ceiling; Fort Wayne, IN.

Windsor Homes, Inc. Builder / Developer Fort Wayne, Indiana 8/96-12/01
PROJECT ARCHITECT / JUNIOR ARCHITECT (Unlicensed) / Designer:
Responsibilities:
Managed production of residential projects 5.5 years as Project Architect refining skills for the planning, coordination, and design of model and custom residences. Achieved effective designs and relationships with clientele, including successfully designing two custom residences according to clientele's tastes and within their budgetary requirements. Refined skills proficiently in the Project Manager Architect position achieving professional objectives of schematic designs, design development, and construction document production. Accomplished successful designs of hundreds of modified and customized standard residences consistently satisfying the clientele’s objectives. Developed presentation graphics and produced hand-drawn perspective rendered elevation illustrations. Achieved attractive design and efficient plan of new villa-minium standard within president's short time requirement notice and square feet allowance.
Accomplishments:
• Mullen Custom Residence: 4,500 s.f.: French Villa Hipped Roof Ranch with Walk-Out Basement; Featured: Grand Foyer, 3 Car Garage, Finished Office Basement with Bar; North Coldwater Road, Fort Wayne, IN.
• Wallen Custom Residence: 4,300 s.f.: French Villa Hipped Roof Two Story with Basement; Featured: Grand Staircase Foyer, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Car Garage; Villas of La Cabreah Addition, Fort Wayne, IN.
• Villa-Minium Standard: The Sierra: 1,300 S.F.: French Villa Economy Ranch Plan Model; Featured: 3 Bedrooms, designed for budget concerned clientele; Fort Wayne, IN.

Nathan James: Excellence in Home Design Fort Wayne, Indiana 1/96-7/96
PROJECT ARCHITECT / JUNIOR ARCHITECT (Unlicensed) / Designer:
Responsibilities:
Developed new Project Manager Architect skills accomplishing project assignments to clientele's satisfaction regarding elevation design aesthetics, plan objectives, and budgetary concerns of square feet. Achieved understanding and experience of design process of custom high-end residences through apprentice relationship with president / project supervisor. Monitored, studied, and learned principles of residential design via implementation of clientele evolved criteria and project supervisor's excellent design ideas, skills, and solutions. Produced rendered elevations and isometric perspective details. Learned fundamentals of site development and inspection.
Accomplishments:
• Surach Custom Residence: 8,500 s.f.: Two Story Mansion with Walk-Out Basement; Featured: 5 Bedrooms, Library with Coffered Ceiling, Front Porch Colonnade and Plaza, 4 Car Garage, Basement Attached Pool Room; Leesburg Road, Fort Wayne, IN.
• Berghoff Custom Residence: 8,750 s.f.: 3 Story Hipped Roof Mansion Design with Day-Light Basement; Featured: Grand Foyer, Family Room with Coffered Ceiling, Library Room with Coffered Ceiling, 4 Car Garage; Cherry Hills Addition, Fort Wayne, IN.

EDUCATION:
BALL STATE UNIVERSITY: DESIGN COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE: Muncie, Indiana:
Architecture Major: BACHELOR’S of ARCHITECTURE: August, 1988
Environmental Design Major: BACHELOR’S of SCIENCE: August, 1988
Curriculum: Design-Oriented, specializing in Architectural Design Studios featuring team projects, professor/classmate critiques and applications of computer-aided design (AUTO-CAD and Macintosh); extensive classes in Art, Architectural History, and Mathematics.

GEORGE M. VOIROL
Golden Arms Apartments ~ 1400 Utah Street, Apt.# 310 ~ Golden, Colorado 80401-2767
303-719-9045:T Page 1 of 1 george_m_voirol@hotmail.com

REFERENCES:

• Les Rosenstein: R.A., Partner: Email: lrosenstein@billposs.com
POSS Architecture + Planning: 605 E. Main St., Aspen CO 81611 T: 970-925-4755 / F: 970-920-2950

• Kip Kummer: Sr. Associate: Email: kkummer@billposs.com
POSS Architecture + Planning: 605 E. Main St., Aspen CO 81611 T: 970-925-4755 / F: 970-920-2950

• Tony Johnson: President, Home Builder, Designer: Email: tonyjohnson@hotmail.com
Palisade Homes, Inc.: 11121 Cedar Trail, Fort Wayne, IN 46845 T: 260-483-7208 / F: 260-483-7208

• James R. Kratzat: Principle of Architecture, RA, AIA:
MSKTD & Associates, Inc.: Architects Engineers Interior Designers:
1715 Magnavox Way, Fort Wayne, IN 46804 Email: jrk@msktd.com, T: 260-432-9337

• Gary Allen: President: Email: ccollins@mywindsorhome.com
Windsor Homes, Inc.: Builder ~ Developer: 7505 Westfield Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825 T: 260-490-1302

• Ken Nord: President, RA and PE:
CE&M, Inc.: Architects & Engineers: 116 West Rudisill, #201C, Fort Wayne, IN 46807 T: 260-744-2781

• Jim Stoltzfus: President, Design Principal:
Nathan James, Excellence in Home Design: 327 E. Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN 46802 T: 260-422-9202
New Office / Residence: The Villas: Harlan, IN T: 260-657-1458 / Pager: 260-497-3778

• Roy L. McNett: President, Design Principal:
Architectural Concepts, Inc.: 7307 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46804 T: 260-432-8602

• Jeffrey T. Hile: Architect, AIA: Web: www.magnifi.com
(Formerly Employed at: MSKTD & Assoc.s, Inc.: Architects Engineers Interior Designers):
Magnifi: 6721 Old Trail Rd., Ste. 100, P. O. Box 9283, Fort Wayne, IN 46899 T: 888-747-6444

• Dana Wannemacher: Architect, NCARB: Email: info@hockassoc.com
(Formerly Employed at: CE&M, Inc.: Architects & Engineers):
Hoch Associates: Architecture + Engineering + Interiors:
111 West Berry Street-Suite 200, Fort Wayne, IN 46802 T: 260-424-7200 / F: 260-424-7301

• Darryl R. Werling: President, Residential Designer:
Werling Residential Designs Inc.: (Formerly Employed at: Architectural Concepts, Inc.):
6008 Brandy Chase Cove, Fort Wayne, IN 46815 T: 260-486-7958 / 260-486-2500