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Engineer Engineering

Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
January 27, 2018

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Eric E. Boal

**** ******* ** ■ Mishawaka, IN. ***44 ■ 574-***-****

Objective: Seeking an Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering position. I am looking to leverage my engineering knowledge, hard working attitude, fast learning pace and love of everything engineering to add value to your company.

Technical Summary

Engineering Project Management

Basic 3D modeling using Creo

Product and Packaging Design and Testing

Design creation process and documentation control

Lab testing and reporting

Completed Whirlpool’s Lean Operational Excellence Black Belt Course. (A3/5 why, 6 sigma, IC)

Design of Experiments and Component of Variation training

Experiment and Process Analysis using JMP 11

Use of google documents suite and basic scripts

Microsoft office programs(word, excel, powerpiont, ...ect)

Vendor interaction and communicating with suppliers

Passport and approved to travel internationally


Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL December 2012

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering

Relevant Coursework: Aircraft Design, Spacecraft Design, and Spacecraft Dynamics, Compressible Flow, Mechanics of Solids II, Mechanics of Aerostructures, Engineering Materials and Design, and Applied Thermodynamics.

Professional Experience

Whirlpool Benton Harbor, MI Mar 2016 - Present

Packaging Engineer (Product Development Engineering Associate as of Jan 2017)

Work in product development of initiative new to the world products as part of the Wlabs Team

Product and team message include at the following webstie:

Development and maintaining of component designs including manufacturing prints and graphics

Creating whole product and consumable packaging solutions as well as structural internal product components

Source packaging components and ensuring product/component meets process approval requirements

Collaborating internationally with cross-functional teams to development all packaging sourcing/requirements

Working in and Maintaining Components in a multiple level B.O.M.

Whirlpool Stevensville, MI Jan 2014 - Mar 2016

Lab Engineer

Development and maintaining of testing standards and processes.

Test to Learn product instrumentation and experimentation(pressure film, accelerometers, etc)

Re-certification process for ISTA testing standards and coordination of lab maintenance

Understand and lead team to meet internal and international testing standards.

Otterbase (contract for Whirlpool) Stevensville, MI Jul 2013 - Jan 2014

Lab Technician

Tested packaged products to the Whirlpool internal test standards and the ISTA standards(licensed forktruck driver)

Evaluated testing results and compiled information in lab reports

Products tested ranged from stand mixers to Commercial 60lb load washers

FedEx Mishawaka, IN Summer 2012

Package Handler

Unloading trucks, scanning and tagging unloaded packages

Scanned and loaded packages for the delivery vans

Professional Transportation Inc. Elkhart, IN Summer 2011


Drove a van for the transportation of Northfolk Southern railroad employees.

This entailed driving to and from rail yards and rail sidings throughout the northern IN, southern MI, Western OH, and Eastern IL area

AM General Mishawaka, IN Summer 2008


brake line assembly for different variations of truck setups in a timely manner for the main assembly line

Boal Sanitation Service South Bend, IN Mar 2004 Aug 2011

General Employee

Family owned and operated septic service

Responsible for billing, customers calls, office records, and other office related work

Worked on site which included but not limited to septic system cleaning and repair, indoor/outdoor plumbing, cement work, system diagnostic and problem solving

References available by email upon request

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