Thomas W. Stevic
It's kind of fun to do the impossible. Walt Disney
30+ years experience PLC programming and system design Omron, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Toyopuc, Pilz
25+ years experience Machine Vision and 2D Barcodes Omron, Cognex, Banner
Training (including course development)
CE, NFPA compliance for incoming and outgoing equipment
Control system design – modification – troubleshooting Electrical controls and control enclosure design using Autocad 2012
HMI Design and modification
Fluidics SMC, Bosch, Norgren
Servos and VFDs Omron, Indramat, Yaskawa, Mitsubishi, Baldor, Fanuc
Technical support Phone and onsite
Various instrumentation and data collection, analyses.
$1,000,000+ Injection Machine commissioning and customization
Advanced Process Control (ADRC) Implementation
$450,000 Industrial Network design, project management, implementation and debug
8 and 6 camera machine vision inspection station
$300,000 Industrial Network design, project management, implementation and debug
Helping distributor grow from $100,000/yr to $5,000,000/yr
University level continued education training
12/2015 – Date Putman Publishing Contributing Editor for Control Design Magazine. Create various monthly articles.
9/2017 – 3/2018 Process Plus Senior I&C Designer. Control system design for various projects. Clean-sheet and system modification. Transfering P&ID drawings to instrument loop I/O wiring diagrams and instrument location plans. Creating clean-sheet electrical and P&ID drawings
9/2015 – 8/4/2017 Star Manufacturing PLC Programming. Various programming projects including automotive line expansion and control system replacement – updating.
2/2015 – 9/2015 Zed Manufacturing PLC Programming. My task at this position was to develop the PLC, Yaskawa Servo, HMI and Temperature controller logic for a medical blanket production machine.
1/2014 – 2/2015 Cincy Integration System Design – Programming. I assisted in the design and programming of the controls system and start up of the plant for a Phoenix metal reclamation plant in Carroll County, Kentucky
7/2013 – 11/2013 YAC Robot Systems Contract System Design. I was lead designer of the control system for a Mitsubishi controlled piston load-unload station.
4/2013 – 6/2013 Outbound Technologies System Design – Program Modification. I designed a temperature control system and modified a Toyopuc control system for Toyota Canada.
7/2011 – 3/2013 Krauss Maffei Contract System Design – Commissioning. I was involved with converting standard Krauss Maffei equipment from using Siemens (German Standard) to Allen Bradley (US Standard). We also customized the standard equipment to operate within our customer’s specifications and requirements.
3/2011 – 7/2011 Linestream Technologies Application Support I integrated the ADRC control algorithm into Allen Bradley and Baldor control platforms.
12/2010 – 3/2011 Self Employed Controls Design – Troubleshooting Various companies in the Dayton area. Jobs would last from several hours to several days.
11/2010 Machine Drive Company Contract Controls Design Design of pump control systems using Autocad 2010. BOM generation and component procurement.
7/2010 – 10/2010 Self Employed Controls Contract Various companies in the Dayton area. Jobs would last from several hours to several days.
2005 – 7/2010 Controls Engineer Contract DMAX, Ltd - Moraine, Ohio. GM Diesel engine manufacturer. I was involved in building the plant based SCADA system utilizing Omron PLCs and Cimplicity. I approved new equipment commissioning and assisted in day to day plant maintenance issues.
1989 – 2005 Application Engineer Mosier Fluid Power – Miamisburg, Ohio. Industrial product distributor. I supported the Omron, and Danfoss product lines doing phone support, customer training, smallish control systems and sales support.
1986 – 1989 QA Lab Technician Hobart Corporation – Troy, Ohio Commercial food preparation equipment manufacturer.
Other Experience Agriculture – Education – Millwright – Mechanic – Technical Writing – Circuit Board Design – Video Production – Color Lab. – Not for Profit Board Member and Secretary – Trade Show Organization – Small Business Owner
Excellence with Microsoft and Open Office Suites
Safety PLCs – Relays – Circuit Design
Ladder and ST VB
REXX G Code
Education – Associates Degree EET, ITT Technical Institute
Numerous Industry Specific Training Classes and Seminars
References and Curriculum Vitae available upon request.