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Mechanical Engineering

Pearland, Texas, United States
January 23, 2018

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David Briggs

**** *** ***** **. ● Pearland, TX **581 ● ● 281-***-****


To obtain an entry level engineering position, allowing me to utilize exceptional communication analytical, problem-solving and design skills while gaining relevant work experience as part of a successful team. drilling


University of Houston Houston, TX

Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering Dec 2017

Minor Focus in Petroleum Engineering


Operations Analyst June 2011-June 2012

PetroChina Int’l (America) – Houston, TX

●Blended fuel oil components to meet quality requirements for API, viscosity and all pertinent ISO specifications

●Built tools to manage and track operations and demurrage transactions using Excel and Access resulting in $1.5 M impact to company profits

●Evaluated vendor performance against KPI's. Accountable for developing and executing approaches to continuously improve performance.

●Developed strategic planning components. Analyzed financial data and recommend business improvement opportunities and implementation. Forecast and analyzed inventory.

●Analyzed barge / vessel demurrage claims according to our commercial contracts and/or charter party clauses to negotiate equitable settlement of these claims in a timely manner.

●Compiled and reported monthly demurrage costs including key demurrage drivers and our savings / avoidance results

Product Manager September 2005-January 2011

Heavy Construction Systems Specialists – Sugarland, TX

●Supervised the initial development and release of two new SQL based, .NET applications by conducting market research; generating product requirements; determining specifications, production timetables, and plans for product introduction; developing marketing strategies and plans.

●Worked with customers, sales, development, quality assurance, implementation and support departments to develop new features in response to market driven needs.

●Served as primary resource for support and implementation departments to resolve customer issues

●Led products from initial product launch to profitability in eighteen months

●Designed and rolled out implementation plans for new customers ranging from 1 to 100 end users


MATLAB AutoCAD Project

Conversational Spanish Excel Access


American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)


Designed and built a tabletop, automated bartending vending machine featuring 20 drinks.

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