Seasoned Mechanical Engineer (BSME) with over 20 years of progressive experience in mechanical automation and electro-mechanical product development from concept through manufacturing. Industry experience has led to a thorough understanding of materials including plastics, metal stampings, castings, stainless steel, sheet metal, machined parts, as well as extrusion, injection molding, welding, fabrication and assembly processes. Extremely well-versed in 2D and 3D software including AutoCAD, SolidEdge, SolidWorks and Autodesk Inventor.
Certified Quality professional with a strong background in manufacturing environments including printed circuit board, plastic thermo-forming and machining. Recent professional experience includes performing visual and mechanical inspections using measuring devices, preparing First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR), reviewing non-conforming material (NCM), maintaining gage calibration systems, ISO internal auditing and working with various departments to resolve quality issues through corrective action. Extremely proficient with measurement gauges, optical comparators, video measurement systems, microscopy, CMM operation, Cross Section Analysis (PCB), PCB test equipment and QC Macros.
Accomplished engineering professional utilizing more than 14 years of experience in the manufacturing industry to provide effective, hands-on leadership over the entire product development lifecycle. Possesses profound knowledge in new product development, design validations and quality assurance, and is known for introducing practical initiatives, innovative technologies and process improvements to revive under-performing operations. Core competencies include, Project Management Lifecycle (PLM), Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), Process Engineering, Casting Tooling Design, Cost Reduction/Control, Team Development, SolidWorks, SAP and Moldflow.
Senior Mechanical Designer with extensive knowledge in the design and production of electro-mechanical machinery and more than 12 years of experience in the engineering field. Technical expertise includes the design and production of precision electro-mechanical machinery (hydraulic, air & electrical rotary joints, cockpit control systems and flight deck components), development of 3D CAD solid models, engineering drawings and bill of materials, geometric dimensioning and tolerance, and PLM systems (Agile & Windchill). Design skills include AutoCAD, 3D Autodesk Inventor and SolidWorks.
Entry Level Mechanical Engineer
Recent Mechanical Engineering graduate from Purdue University eager to start a career within the Engineering field. Technical proficiencies include Matlab, SolidWorks, Catia, Pro-E, LabVIEW and C+. Professional experience involves ISO internal auditing, creating SOPs for the pre-fabrication process, producing CAD drawings, and researching, testing and analyzing flush valve vibrations.