Jessica Owsianka

Architectural Technologist




Job ObjectiveHighlights of QualificationsEducationWork Experience
Volunteer Experience
Accomplishments and AwardsInterests and Hobbies


Job Objective:

To obtain a position in the architectural field where my creative skills, technical skills, and knowledge can be utilized.


Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Outstanding creative, artistic, and technical skills
  • Experienced with AutoCAD, Revit, 3DSMax, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Photoshop, Lumion, ProjectLibre, GeoMedia (GIS), MicroStation, Internet searches, MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, model-making, and freehand drafting/drawing
  • Knowledgeable in project management, estimating, small business, specifications, building materials, systems, renovations, OBC, and detailing
  • AATO Student Member
  • Great Problem Solving Skills
  • Fast learner and observant
  • Hard-working
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Responsible and trustworthy
  • Outgoing and positive
  • Great time management skills
  • Ambitious and motivated
  • Adaptable and flexible


Education:

  • Advanced Diploma 3 year Co-op, Architectural Technology Program, Sheridan College, Mississauga, ON
    • Maintaining an overall 3.99 out of 4.0 GPA: Sheridan Scholar
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma, Academic Honour Roll student 9th-12th Grade, Holy Name of Mary C.S.S, Brampton, ON
  • Polish Language Diploma, International Languages S.S Program, Erindale S.S, Mississauga, ON


Work Experience:

  • Materials Resource Room Assistant, Sheridan College, Mississauga, ON (May 8, 2017 – August 15, 2017)
    • Unpackaging and organizing materials into categories
    • Handling architectural and design finish materials
    • Setting up interior design and decorating displays
    • Ordering finishes and building materials
    • Assisting and supervising students
  • Architectural Student, exp Global Inc., Brampton, ON (September 6, 2016 – December 23, 2016)
    • Working in the Infrastructure Division with the Petroleum + Convenience Retail Group
    • Drafting preliminary design layouts, interior elevations, as-built plans, electrical plans, and gas line plans on AutoCAD for Shell Canada
    • Preparation of technical CAD drawings, Site Instructions, and Change Notices
    • Assist with CAD document control
    • Review and process shop drawings
  • Infrastructure Planning Assistant, City of Brampton, Brampton, ON (January 4, 2016 - April 29, 2016)
    • Working in the Planning and Infrastructure Services Department
    • Drawing and planning the City’s infrastructure assets within GeoMedia and updating infrastructure attributes from drawings and other sources
    • Support the planning of maintenance activities by updating Operational maps using GeoMedia or MicroStation
    • Construction site visits/meetings for project management and space planning
    • Setting up titleblocks, preparing jobs to municipal government standards, etc.
    • Completing and editing lists/calculations for municipal projects using Excel
  •  CAD Technician Student, Aecon Group Inc., Etobicoke, ON (May 20, 2015 - August 28, 2015)
    • Working in the Aecon Utility Engineering (AUE) Division
    • Drafting permit application CSP/GLB and conduit projects on AutoCAD for Bell Canada
    • Inputting field surveys into AutoCAD
    • Creating blocks, customized tool palettes, setting up titleblocks, municipal basemap cleanup to company standards, etc.
    • Completing municipal checklists and quality checking
    • Writing concurrence/notification letters


Volunteer Experience:

  • AATO (Association of Architectural Technologists of Ontario) - Liaison Chair, Sheridan College, Mississauga, ON (March 2017 - Present)
  • AATO Annual General Meeting – Volunteer, Hilton Garden Inn, Vaughan, ON (April 2017)                      
  • Multicultural Pavilion - Polish Booth Leader, St. John of the Cross Parish, Mississauga, ON (May 2016 - June 2016)
  • General Student Parliament - Member/Peer Leader, Holy Name of Mary C.S.S, Brampton, ON (September 2011- June 2014)
  • Family Nights - Greeter/Waitress/Activity Supervisor, Holy Name of Mary C.S.S, Brampton, ON (October 2011 - February 2014)
  • Grade 8 Information Night - Media Arts Representative, Holy Name of Mary C.S.S, Brampton, ON (November 2013)


Accomplishments and Awards:

  • High Honours Graduate from the Architectural Technology Co-op Program 2017
  • Architectural work was displayed at the AATO 2017 AGM
  • Top Mark in Grade 12M Visual Arts
  • French as a Second Language Certificate received in Grade 12 for completion of 4 credits in Core French
  • Ontario Scholar Award for obtaining an average of at least 80% in 12th Grade


Interests, Hobbies, and Extracurricular Activities:

  • Architecture
  • Visual Arts (drawing, painting, etc.)
  • Construction and renovation
  • Interior Design and Decorating
  • French and Polish languages
  • Biking, tennis, skiing, swimming, and ice skating
  • Traveling

References Available upon Request