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BRAD EHLERS 425.998.3947

Qualifications and Skills

 Lifelong learner with practical applications and experiences
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 Working knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning Database (EPICOR)
 Values working in a team environment
 Technical writing skills ranging from environmental reports to commercial real estate analysis
 Working knowledge of the Custom Design-Build cycle
 Applied coaching skills
 Working Experience with various CAD and 3D modeling design applications
 Microsoft Applications including Windows
 01-Electrical Administrator Certification (July 2017)

Work Experience Highlights
Advanced Equipment Service Technician
– Responsible for installation, customer service and customer training of all Advanced Equipment Division products
FOUR E BUILDERS – Bellingham, WA 04/18-07/18
– Prime contractor for a complete two story demolition through construction of a three story single residence on Lake Whatcom
RAINIER INDUSTRIES – Tukwila, WA 07/15 – 02/18
Senior Retail Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Administrator (01)
– Coordinate/Lead teams in the custom design, fabrication, and install cycle primarily with awnings and canopy shade structures
– Design and create detailed shop drawings and serve as a resource for problem solving utilizing Solidworks and AutoCAD mechanical
– Serve as Electrical Administrator & Electrical Trainee performing electrical installation; mainly lighting for shade structures
– LEAN manufacturing culture; actively attacking the (8) deadly wastes derived from TPS
– 3D Printing Lead
– UL48 (signs) & UL499 (heaters) Manufacturing Technician Representative
FOUR E BUILDERS – work performed throughout the Sea-Tac Metro Area 01/11-01/14
– Construct/Renovate new and aged residential and commercial structures
– Acquired carpentry skills as a child working in my family’s general contracting company – (Grade School thru High School-additional 5+years)
AECOM/BOYLE ENGINEERING – San Diego, CA 01/07-09/09
Project Engineer
– Prepare and review plans/designs/reports for proposed/existing roadways, highways, bike trails, environmental feasibility of a new international land port, and upgrade of metal beam guardrails throughout San Diego County
– Other responsibilities included task management; develop technical meeting minutes; field survey of existing conditions including utilities; workload tracking; delegate tasks to design staff and interns; schedule compliance; scope, fee, & schedule proposal development; and keeping positive customer relations with clients, subcontractors and other project stakeholders
SAN ELIJO 1505-AYSO – San Marcos, CA 01/04-12/10
Volunteer/Regional Commissioner/Founding Board Member
– Managed the day-to-day business of a 630+ local soccer league (2009-2010)
– Served in many volunteer capacities such as Treasurer, Child Protection Advocate, Referee, Coach, and other Board positions concurrently

Other Prior 2000 Work Experiences
STAY AT HOME DAD – Concurrently attended San Diego State University as a full-time engineering student (8yrs)

San Diego State University San Diego, California 2002-2006
Civil Engineering BS Degree – Chi Epsilon Member-Civil Engineering Honor Society
Green River Community College Auburn, WA 2013-2014
AAS Degree – Design Drafting Technology

Highlights of Other Education/Certification
* Electrical Administrator (01) Certificate – (EHLERBM835M8) – July 2017-October 2019
* OSHA 30 Certified – 12/2017
* Engineer-In-Training (EIT) Certification San Diego, CA, 07/2009 – Certificate No. 134,817
* Project Management Boot Camp I Certificate San Diego, CA, 2007 – PSMJ Resources
* Emergency First Response CPR & RED Course Kent, WA 03/2020 – Emergency First Response


08/2002 to 12/2006 BS Civil Engineering at San Diego State University
03/2013 to 08/2014 AAS Design Drafting Technology at Green River College

*Includes Civil 3D courses


07/2018 / 04/2020 Advanced Equipment Service Technician at Magnus Venus Products
07/2015 / 02/2018 Retail Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Administrator at Rainier Industries