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Miss Sheena Stoddart
I have selected a career in the area of Industrial Design, since it is a field I find both motivating and gratifying. I work effectively in a challenging and satisfying environment, in which I can learn to excel and which offers higher opportunities. I am a hard working, friendly person, who is reliable, honest and ambitious.
Solidworks & Design thinking
SHEENA STODDART P: 0420323386 E: firstname.lastname@example.org OBJECTIVE “To acquire the position of an industrial designer employing my expertise in designing new products, enhancing existing products and constructing industrial design strengths to a prominent world-class level”. PROFESSIONAL DESIGN EXPERIENCE Sheena Stoddart Design, Grange February 2008 till date Freelance: Graphic/ Furniture / Industrial Designer * Involved in all phases of product development from ideation and conceptual design through to end product. * Responsible for creating prototypes and product. * Accountable for outsourcing materials and printing. * Conducting deep research on subject matter of making it work in an efficient and accurate manner. * Co-ordinating with clients to develop product definitions and possible solutions. * Responsible for revising and improving design on a needed basis. * Performing to specified budget and time frames. * Deploying innovative Brand Strategy and marketing techniques. Oktopus (Orazio Miceli) Roma, Italy. Lucemania, Messina, Italy. March 2010 - November 2010 Freelancer: 3D Modelling Oktopus: 3D modelling and rendering for graphic designer Orazio Miceli. * Identifying and developing concepts for 3D graphic work for brand identity. * Specify and document approved design’s form, colour specifications, visual appearance. Lucemania: * Assist in Prototype development, fabrication of small boat canopy. * Solidworks 3D model, assist in developing and specifying materials and manufacturing process. Koush Furniture and Interior Design, Adelaide September 2008 - October 2008 Extensive work experience * Product Research to acquire new knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes. * On site visits, liaising with photographers and contractors. * Generating ideation sketches for new product concepts for team meetings. * Developing and documenting AutoCAD plans * Administrative work EDUCATION SUMMARY Bachelor of Industrial Design with Honours; University of South Australia 2006-2009 Honours Research Thesis: "The concept of sustainable kitchens." Diploma of Furniture Design; Sir Douglas Mawson Institute of TAFE 2004 (Completion of first year only) SUMMARY OF SKILLS * Possess comprehensive knowledge of manufacturing, materials and engineering concepts. * Demonstrate superior aesthetic, creative and concept development skills. * Proficient in 3D modelling / rendering and generating BOM's. * Possess good presentation and communication skills. * Possess comprehensive workshop, machinery and O,H & S,W skills. * Proficient in Solidworks / Photoview 360 / Adobe Design Suite / Microsoft Office on both MAC and Windows. * Ability to work effectively in a diverse team environment. * Detail-orientated with excellent research writing and analytical skills. INTERMEDIATE KNOWLEDGE Italian Language / AUTOCAD / Rhino / Vectorworks / 3D Studio Max SPECIAL CERTIFICATES & ACHIEVEMENTS Appreciation award Logo Design Published; "International Brain Tumour Alliance," booklet (2008). Certificate of participation Hills & Kelso "Wheelbarrow project" 2008. Certificate of participation IKEA "Chair re-design project" 2007. DUX Achievement Modbury High School 2002; Year 12 "SAS Furniture construction and technology." Awarded for selection SABSA Art Show "Art Exhibition of students finalist" 2003. Events co-ordinator Final year "Released Design Exhibition," University of South Australia, Industrial Designers 2009. "International Study Tour" 2008 and further international design research. Participating in lectures and site tours at numerous establishments; Denmark: Bang & Olufson / Malmo, Sweden: Sustainable Housing development / Italy: Alessi, Continuum, Pininfarina, Piaggio, Ferrai, Milan Design Museum, Achille Castiglioni - Design Studio / London: Design Museum, Tom Dixon Studio / Singapore: Red Dot Design Museum REFERENCES Will be furnished upon request.
University of South Australia