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Chris Steffek

Architectural Specialist

Greenville, SC, USA
225.715.8518
The heart of an Architect, the mind of an Engineer.
Work Experience
Greenville, SC, USA
Oct 2014Present
Architectural Specialist IV
Responsible for the design and documentation of large manufacturing facilities for a myriad of clients.
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Jun 2013Present
Architectural Designer
Producing Architectural projects for various Petrochemical and Industrial clients.
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Apr 2007Aug 2012
Project Manager/Production Manger
Supervised and managed residential and commercial construction projects including design and presentation, construction documents, structural engineering, code research, permitting, and construction administration.
Responsible for the creation, maintenance, and teaching of CAD and Construction Drawing standards for the entire firm.
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Apr 2005Mar 2007
Project Manager
Supervised and managed custom single and multifamily residential construction projects including, code research, permitting, and construction administration.
Aided the firm’s blossoming multifamily work by streamlining several drawing processes and code research practices.
Contributed greatly to the creation of CAD standards for multifamily work produced by the firm.
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Apr 2002Mar 2005
Project Manger
Supervised and managed residential construction projects ranging from $1.5 million to $4.5 million.
Integral in updating some of the firm’s older production practices with newer technology.
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Apr 1997Mar 2002
Project Manager/CAD Manager/Network Administrator
Supervised and managed residential and commercial construction projects including estimates, design presentations, firm portfolio production, and construction administration. Developed and managed CJA’s first computer network, helped guide the firm to a Windows based CAD system, and introduced digital presentation tools into the firm. Worked with firm principal on the design of current firm logo.
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Apr 1996May 1997
Sam B. Short, Architect
Intern Architect
Duties included production of construction documents, coordination of consultants, Record Drawings, Shop drawings, State Requests for Qualifications
Education
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Aug 1989May 1997
Bachelor of Architecture
Dean's List (2 semesters)
Honorable Mention - ACME Brick Competition
Skills
 
3dsmax, Architectural Design, Autocad, Building Codes, Building Permits, Client Interaction, Construction Administration, Construction Documents, Factory Design, Multifamily Design, Office Design, Photoshop, Residential Design, Restaurant Design, Revit, Site Design, Specifications, VRay, Visualization