Technical Illustrator Resume Samples

A Technical Illustrator is hired to create drawings and graphics using digital software. While the exact roles and responsibilities associated to the post are determined by the employer, the following common tasks were identified on a Technical Illustrator Resume – providing a visual representation of overall design plans; preparing and managing designs; taking responsibility for project management tasks; discussing contract details and project requirements; and protecting the brand guidelines and integrity of the organization.

The ideal candidate for this role should be comfortable working in a fast-paced and deadline-driven atmosphere while displaying skills of multitasking as well. Other core skills that are expected include – the ability to work as a part of the matrix environment, strong knowledge of design principles; and familiarity with various tools of the trade. A college degree in the field of illustration or education of fine arts is commonly acceptable, however, employers prefer to hire those who can display a strong portfolio of relevant projects.

Technical Illustrator Resume example

Technical Illustrator Resume

Objective : Passionate advocate for quality documentation that is effective simple utilize skill set of writing, Illustration, adherence to applicable standards improve coordinate any documentation project. have created tutorials instructional, created maintained User's manuals, Parts manuals.

Skills : Workshop Equipment, Prototype Build, Test Fixture/Equipment Build, PLC Numeric Control, Written Test Protocols.

Description :

    1. Managed this documentation for 51 product lines.
    2. Created and updated to adhere to ANSI-RESNA and FDA standards, and are tailored for the end-user.
    3. Implemented process, design workflow improvements, including acting department lead for responses to observations from FDA that focused on product claims within marketing.
    4. Managed and supported 4 product lines with Printed Parts manuals for Quickie brand Power and Manual wheelchairs.
    5. Prepared complex art of electrical circuits, machined parts, wiring diagrams schematics from interpreting draft layouts.
    6. Created and submitted several logo designs for Glenayre's R&D logo contest and won.
    7. Successfully managed all drawing aspects for major product technical manual delivering 150 updated  new drawings under budged schedule.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Design And Human Factors


Sr. Technical Illustrator Resume

Objective : Education focused on reading, creating interpreting installation, assembly, source, detail drawings. Later realized this was valuable when analyzing how to incorporate data into technical manuals so reader could quickly understand how to accomplish their task at hand.

Skills : Writing Troubleshooting, Maintenance And Operation Documents.

Description :

    1. Planned projects and deadlines jointly with supervision and handled deviations independently.
    2. Created exploded isometrics of complex assemblies with little or no supporting detail drawings.
    3. Based on effectiveness of my work, was promoted to technical writer.
    4. Responsible for Documentation and product support information experts serving the Aerospace, Defense, Industrial & Consumer Products markets.
    5. Developed illustrations from prototype or mock-up vehicles, photographs, existing raster art.
    6. Composed Technical Illustration Training for Writers and Instructional Designers - PowerPoint document instructing complex request system that manages thousands of illustrations.
    7. Position expanded with full project management for complete technical manual illustration.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate In Mechanical Drafting


Jr.Technical Illustrator Resume

Summary : Seeking career in accounting field specifically in an accounts receivable or accounts payable position. An enthusiastic and adventurous civil engineer with seven years' professional experience in civil engineering; ready to take on responsibility. 

Skills : Graphic Design, Production Artist, Technical Illustration.

Description :

    1. Responsible for creating illustrations, overview diagrams, front cover art, icons and chapter heads for technical manuals, user guides, methods of procedure  application notes.
    2. Responsible for CD production which consisted of creating artwork for jewel case inserts disk labels, consolidating hyperlinking electronic documents to splash screens, indexing, burning to CD and uploading to  maintaining servers.
    3. Generated part numbers and bills  materials using product data management system (Sherpa/Agile).
    4. Created video screens for mobile phones and mapped call flows video mail system.
    5. Created graphics for many other departments.
    6. Worked overtime to create Video mail User Interface (VUI) call flow diagram on schedule.
    7. Addressed problems areas appropriately, assured schedules and budgets were met.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate

Asst. Technical Illustrator Resume

Summary : To apply my organizational, leadership knowledge and 25 + years of technical illustration background in automotive and military field, professional work environment. Possess good verbal written communication skills with service mindset, able to multitask work in fast-paced environment.

Skills : Prototype Build, Test Fixture/Equipment Build, PLC Numeric Control.

Description :

    1. Supported services that include Repair Part Special Tool List, (RPSTL) and Mil Spec Standards.
    2. Communicated with Engineers, Writers other Team members, on assembly disassembly (layout and design detailed art) using Adobe Illustrator CS6,  Photoshop CS6.
    3. Maintained all electronic files used in publication process.
    4. Developed illustrations from prototype or mock-up vehicles, photographs, existing raster art.
    5. Created and submitted several logo designs for Glenayre's R&D logo contest and won.
    6. Simplified CD library creation process from 3 days to 4 hours by creating a Quick Ref Card.
    7. Created video mail reference document that became a standard for mapping call flows.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Graphic Illustration

Associate. Technical Illustrator Resume

Objective : Accomplished Communications Specialist with extensive experience multimedia, marketing, print design. Able to coordinate form strong relationships with colleagues clients at all levels; committed team player with excellent organizational multi-tasking attributes.

Skills : Technical Illustrator, Illustrator.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Sites Planning, Operational Engineering as well as developed all briefing material for Combat System Certification Panels and Mission Readiness Assessments.
    2. Responsible for Documentation and product support information experts serving the Aerospace, Defense, Industrial & Consumer Products markets.
    3. Generated technical illustrations of aircraft and water purification systems to Military Specification standards.
    4. Provided monthly and quarterly reports tracking the support provided to the following programs.
    5. Analysed and Advanced Concepts, Warfare Systems Engineering and Integration, Combat Control, System Certification and Fleet Operations.
    6. Able to work efficiently in all diverse situations, such as (deadlines, other time and financial constraints) to identify issues and problems, then generate solutions.
    7. Able to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Art

Technical Illustrator III Resume

Summary : To apply organizational and leadership knowledge 25 + years of technical illustration background in automotive military field, in professional work environment.

Skills : Working Knowledge Of Unigraphics And Autodesk Viz Software.

Description :

    1. Commanded and Computed Environment, Test, Evaluation and Experimentation, Sites Planning, Operational Engineering as well as developed all briefing material for Combat System Certification Panels and Mission Readiness Assessments.
    2. Determined appropriate technologies to acquire data used to produce  variety of artwork and support services that include Repair Part Special Tool List, (RPSTL) and Mil Spec Standards.
    3. Involved in time estimations on Illustration and key lining for manuals to prepare for Memorandum Of Agreement (MOA) meetings  lead Illustrator on those projects, also involved delegate work needed per staff qualification.
    4. Communicated with Engineers, Writers other Team members, on assembly and disassembly (layout and design detailed art) using Adobe Illustrator CS6, and Photoshop CS6.
    5. Developed illustrations from prototype or mock-up vehicles, photographs, existing raster art.
    6. Able to work efficiently in all diverse situations, such as (deadlines, other time and financial constraints) to identify issues and problems, then generate solutions.
    7. Involved in team training, (i.e., projecting finer points of Adobe Illustrator CS6 to other team members and exploding and assembling parts as needed) possess good verbal and written communication skills with a service mindset, able to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Graphic Illustration

Technical Illustrator II Resume

Objective : Experienced Mass Communication Specialist with five years honorable military service in field of media public relations. Demonstrated leadership, organizational skills, detailed planning, punctuation work ethic for five different media centers in Pacific Region.

Skills : Technical Illustrator, Graphic Designer.

Description :

    1. Provided government leadership with professional; artistically balanced graphics, technical and, administrative support.
    2. Worked in close contact collaborating assignments for department staff  key program leaders.
    3. Developed original graphic presentations; department organizational charts, event marketing materials, displays, concepts.
    4. Developed and provided graphics presentations for Strategic Insight's proposals.
    5. Developed and implement current NSWCDD Warfare Systems briefing template utilized throughout  department.
    6. Designed standardized template and currently produce entire department's business cards for program and branch leads.
    7. Provided Statement of Findings (SOF)'s for Certification Panels, Mission Readiness Assessments (MRA)'s for Certification Group in NSWC W51 Branch.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In General

Technical Illustrator I Resume

Headline : Creative Marketing Production Coordinator with background promotional materials development, print media, trade show execution. Resourceful individual known for effective writing attention to detail. Able to consistently prioritize accomplish high volume of multiple tasks simultaneously.

Skills : AutoCAD, Revit.

Description :

    1. Recruited from contract assignment prepare camera-ready art for technical manuals.
    2. Position expanded with full project management for complete technical manual illustration.
    3. Prepared new  updated orthographies perspective line drawings of parts, assemblies, schematics (with color overlays) based on photographs, engineering prints, hand sketches, other reference materials.
    4. Commended for ability to enhance new business proposals with strategic page layout.
    5. Initiated development of CAD-based system electronically transferring electrical schematics into technical manual format.
    6. Successfully managed all drawing aspects for major product technical manual delivering 150 updated  new drawings under budged schedule.
    7. Provided graphics assistance to business units on written communications and presentations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In American History

Lead Technical Illustrator Resume

Headline : Highly skilled Graphic/Web Designer with 15+ years of web design, print design, web content, project management experience. Extensive knowledge web advertising, web production, web maintenance, analytics, email design, SEO, user interface design.

Skills : Adobe Acrobat Professional, HTML, CSS, Graphic Design, Web Design, Photography.

Description :

    1. Increased technical illustration productivity and accuracy by 50%.
    2. Imported 3-D model into Solid Works Composer for deconstruction and creation of necessary illustrations in conjunction with Adobe Illustrator and Arbor Text ISO Draw.
    3. Generated illustrated parts breakdowns exploded views of subset vehicle and all of it's various components systems; averaging 100 illustrations per month.
    4. Developed illustrations, diagrams, graphics, and schematics support of Instructional System.
    5. Designed and Illustrated Master Material Database logistics platforms, Eagle and Power Log.
    6. Composed Technical Illustration Training for Writers and Instructional Designers - PowerPoint document instructing complex request system that manages thousands of illustrations.
    7. Maintained illustration libraries in SharePoint environment for efficient access among writers, engineers, logicians, analysts,  subject matter experts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate Of Achievement In Art

Technical Illustrator Resume

Summary : Lays out and draws illustrations for reproduction reference works, brochures, technical manuals dealing with assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, repair of machines, tools, and equipment.

Skills : AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator And Creo Illustrate.

Description :

    1. Prepared line art of complex electrical circuits, machined parts, wiring diagrams and schematics interpreting draft layouts, sketches, photos or other sources within applicable Military Specifications.
    2. Ensured all Technical Manual illustrations are in compliance with applicable NAVAIR and contractual standards and are error free.
    3. Provided technical illustrations.
    4. Used perspective, isometric, schematic techniques prepare technical and non-technical illustrations and line art.
    5. Prepared complex art of electrical circuits, machined parts, wiring diagrams schematics from interpreting draft layouts, sketches, photos, vector other sources Bill of Material (BOM)  animating experience with Illustrated Parts Breakdowns (IPBs) via Creo Illustrate 2.0 and Creo Parametric.
    6. Converted manual drawings of telecommunications equipment and building plans into detailed technical diagrams using Visio.
    7. Proficient in the reading of engineering diagrams and accurately reproduce functional nature of an integrated system (electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic) in an isometric format.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate's Of Applied Science, Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD In Mechanical Drafting