JoeHeatherington
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About

-Highly proficient AutoCAD skills within both the commercial and residential construction design sector and a strong working knowledge of Revit, in the residential sector in particular, and rendering high quality model extracts
-Production of highly accurate construction designs, plans, and technical details
-Masters Degree in Building Information Modelling•
-Very strong understanding of both traditional and modern Construction management and design practices

Have a passion for design and construction, always have and i hope always will.

Experience

  • owner HDS · Self-employed Feb 2018 – Present 2 yrs 7 mos Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom With a keen interest and strong knowledge in construction design, a few friends had asked me to help
    them with various planning and building control applications in the past. I have continued to do this
    kind of work on weekends and the work has slowly built up to the point I am considering going on my own/freelance. With multiple planning and building applications passed in and around Yorkshire over the past few years. 10 this year so far already.
    Achievements and responsibilities:
    • Multiple planning applications and drawings completed, submitted and passed throughout
    Yorkshire, mainly single and double storey domestic extensions
    • Multiple building control applications, drawings and specifications completed, submitted and
    passed as above
    • Outline Planning
  • CAD - Designer Face consultants · Full-time Jan 2018 – Jun 2020 2 yrs 5 mos Kirkburton, England, United Kingdom Designing and overseeing multiple industrial concrete flooring design projects simultaneously;
    from initial GA design, technical detailing and construction specifications for industrial warehouse
    projects within the UK and globally including; Korea, Sri Lanka, Dubai, United Arab Emirates,
    India and Hong Kong
    • Interpreting and understanding the Architects, engineers and any other sectors drawings and
    specifications
    • Producing highly accurate and well-presented drawings using AutoCAD and Revit models when
    required
    • Managing client relationships
    • Completing design reviews for industrial flooring design packages for the UK and worldwide
    • Ensuring all designs meet the current regulations and relevant technical flooring specifications
    (depending what country the project is in), as well as meeting/exceeding the building
    specifications of final client
  • CAD - Designer Rightcast LTD · Full-time Jul 2014 – Dec 2017 3 yrs 5 mos Barnsley, England, United Kingdom Designing and overseeing multiple precast concrete projects simultaneously; from initial GA
    design, to creating the manufacturing mould drawings, rebar detailing and production schedule,
    before managing the delivery and installation of the finished products
    • Interpreting and understanding the Architects, engineers and any other sectors drawings and
    specifications
    • Producing highly accurate and well-presented drawings using AutoCAD
    • Managing client relationships and attending project design meetings
    • Ensuring designs meet the current regulations
    • Managing new orders placed, and delegating work to colleagues

Education

  • University of Huddersfield Msc Building Information Modelling, Building Information Modelling, Distinction 2015 – 2018 Covered the theory of BIM and its ability to improve collaboration, and how we are a bit of way off from where we should be I hope for ti to be a success. Lookedat using IPD, integrated project delivery and Lean Construction design amongst other things.Concluded with my own research for my dissertation which looked at the difference in using to 2D traditional CAD for precast concrete stair design, This was a live job i did whilst working in Rightcast. Once the job was complete, i started again to see if the workflow could be improved using a software such as Tekla precast.
  • Huddersfield University Construction Project Management, construction, First Hons 2011 – 2014 Covered a variety of construction methods ,designs and project management processes.
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Location

Leeds, England, United Kingdom