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Engineer Manufacturing

Kingston, Massachusetts, United States
May 29, 2018

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William Davis

*** *** ****** **** 781-***-****

Kingston, MA. 02364 Mobile 781-***-****


Detail oriented manufacturing professional with strong process improvement qualifications and over 30 years of multi-faceted hands-on manufacturing and design experience with industries such as; medical devices, R&D scientific, Aerospace and OEM’s.

Certified Six Sigma Black Belt

Certified Quality Auditor

CAD/CAM/CAE/CNC Proficient, 15+ yrs. (SolidWorks & AutoCAD)

Statistical Analysis/Process Control (Minitab & Excel, QI macros)


Directly contributed to increased customer orders by utilizing Six Sigma methodologies e.g. DMAIC, DFM, FMEA and QFD to design more robust manufacturing, assembly, and inspection tooling resulting in a higher quality product and more efficient production processes.

Developed manufacturing processes utilizing 5S, Poke Yoke and visual work instructions for micro-surgical tools, implantable drug delivery systems, and orthopedic medical devices.

Designed and developed automated assembly/inspection processes and equipment with PLC control.


Project leader of several Six Sigma process improvement projects, training several teams in Six Sigma

Methodologies (e.g. DOE, 8D, SPC, CTQ, Lean Manufacturing, and team oriented problem solving).

Project Manager of several new manufacturing process introductions.

Independently supervised the design and manufacture of complex tooling for the production of medical/surgical devices, oceanographic research equipment, and reprographic components.

Built excellent business relationships with orthopedic surgeon, research scientists and various disciplined engineers in order to more accurately hear the “voice of the customer”.


Dentsply Sirona Waltham, MA Sep. 2013 to Present

Metrologist (Medical Device)

Polaris Contract Manufacturing Marion, MA Feb. 2012 to Dec.2012

Quality Engineer Sr (Aerospace contract manufacturing)

Analyzed Siemens Unicam, SQL Database and Defect Data to generate graphs/charts on Key Process Metrics for Management and production.

Chair Material Review Board to oversee non-conforming material and CAPA’s. Process Cp and Cpk.

Avon Zatec Raynham, MA 2000 to 2010 (10 Yrs.)

Manufacturing Engineer (OEM)

New Product Design and Analysis with SolidWorks and Cosmos FEA.

Process improvement and control with Lean and Statistical methodologies.

As a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, I trained teams to a Green Belt level in all relevant methods.

RADII Precision Machine Inc. Pembroke, MA 1983 to 1999 (16 Yrs.)

Manufacturing Process Design (R&D, medical device and prototype manufacturer)

Design manufacturing processes to achieve project objectives QCDISME.

Develop Quality Procedures to ensure product specifications and customer satisfaction.

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