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Entry Level Engineer

Larkspur, CA
March 25, 2018

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*** ****** *** ******* *. Mills, EIT

Larkspur CA, 94939 415-***-****


Bachelor’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering May 2017

University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

Software: Excel, Word, MATLAB, LabVIEW, Oracle, Solidworks, AutoCAD

Tools: Pipe structures (Creform), power tools, milling machines, lathes, bandsaws

Training: TPS management, lean production methods, production line analytics, kaizen activities, data organization and presentation, quality control, kanban systems, production record keeping, inter-department communication skills, inventory management, project management

Qualifications: Passed Fundamentals of Engineering Exam

Professional Organizations: American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Work Experience

Aisin Electronics, Stockton February-August 2015

Operations Management Consulting Intern

●Analyzed production lines using lean manufacture methods and TPS principles

●Developed manpower-saving tools and methods

●Researched and presented on alternative modes of line operation

●Sorted and formatted monthly production reports into pivot tables

●Received and carried out worker requests and suggestions for kaizen activity

●Monitored and maintained the kanban system


Senior Project: Pneumatically Assisted Arm Sept. 2015-May 2016

Objective: Create a wearable, pneumatic muscle powered arm controlled by electromyography (EMG) sensors for industrial and medical assistance use.

●Performed optimization equations for arm design and layout

●Designed and analyzed fully jointed arm in Solidworks

●Created and tested pneumatic muscle segments

Line Optimization: June-August 2015

Objective: Analyze production lines with a mind to the principles of leveled production (Heijunka) and continuous improvement (Kaizen) and make improvements to reduce cycle time and increase efficiency in the lines.

●Performed standardized work and bottleneck analysis on lines

●Created complete work breakdown for every process

●Investigated alternate layouts and modes of line operation

●Implemented kaizen to improve line efficiency

●Presented findings and measures taken to senior management

Gravity Conveyor: March-May 2015

Objective: Create a conveyor system using modular “Creform” components that will ease the management of outgoing finished product, reducing cycle time and improving ergonomics.

●Researched existing gravity conveyor systems

●Evaluated needs of production line station

●Created and tested trial model

●Finalized design based on user feedback

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