1170 Sunset Drive
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Phone: 805.474.9600
Fax: 805.474.9601


 Charles K.Richards
  • CA Structural #4836
  • CA Civil #62291
  • CA Contractor B-809259


 Artisan Engineering, Inc.
                     Arroyo Grande, CA        (Apr 2003 - Current)
 Principal Engineer, President
  • See additional information contained within this website or contact the office as desired.
 David Scarry Construction, Inc.            San Luis Obispo, CA      (Oct 2001 - Mar 2003)
 Project Manager, Superintendent
  • Project scheduling, estimating, take-offs, submittals, RFI's, job costing, progress tracking,
    bid solicitation, proposal preperation
  • Supervision of employees and subcontractors, coordinating work of subcontractors,
    scheduling/coordinating two party deliveries and inspections
  • Miscellaneous concrete, masonry, steel, wood framing, waterproofing, finish work
  • In house engineering and project quality assurance, project close-out and punch list
 Fred H. Schott & Associates                 San Luis Obispo, CA      (Feb 2000 - Sep 2001)
 Project Engineer
  • Designed and detailed light timber frame and masonry structures with steel
    (gravity framing, MRF/CBF, etc.) and concrete comonents; residential, commercial and
    government projects
  • Seismic upgrades / seismic retrofits for various building types including
    Vandenberg AFB SLC 6 modernization
  • Foundation settlement repairs
  • Assisted in design of seawalls and bridge structure
 Barrish, Pelham & Partners                 Sacramento, CA            (Jul 1998 - Jan 2000)
 Project Engineer, Project Manager
  • Designed and detailed light timber frame and masonry structures with steel and concrete
    components; primarily schools with some commercial and residential projects
  • Extensive project coordination with A, C and MPE drawings
  • DSA plan check and permitting process; primarily Sacramento, some Oakland
  • Determined and coordinated design-development changes with Architect & other consultants
  • Determined and coordinated cost saving changes with Architect & other consultants
  • Completed structural construction documents (plans and book specifications) and all aspects
    of construction administration
 Pacific Construction                            San Luis Obispo, CA       (Jun 1993 - Jan 1996)
 Construction Laborer
  • Asssited Building layout, excavation
  • Forming, reinforcing installation, anchor bolt layout, concrete place / finishing
  • Light timber framing and light gage steel framing
  • Dywall, insulation, roofing, painting, lanndscaping, etc.
  • Kept job site clean, organized and maintained the necessary materials and tools
    present at the job site


 California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
 Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering (Arce) - June 1998 Graduate