Sign in

Chemical Engineering Gradute

McComb, Mississippi, United States
May 30, 2018

Contact this candidate


Truett Mckenzie

**** ******* *****, ******, ** **648

601-***-**** -

Personal Summary

Highly motivated engineering graduate with a mature background in process design. Enthusiastic and diligent worker who is a team player and eager to gain employment in the field of engineering. Experienced with CHEM CAD, Mathematica, and Visio.

Professional Experience

Senior Design Project January 2018 – May 2018

Mississippi State University- Starkville, Mississippi

Achieved third place for “Best Project” overall, designed a preliminary chemical plant to produce styrene and ethylbenzene from methanol and toluene.

Performed extensive mass and energy balances on the entire chemical process in order to size and cost each piece of equipment and eventually execute a profitability analysis.

Capitalized on each team members strengths to distribute multiple tasks to complete as effectively and accurately as possible, developed skills in time management and delegation.

Chemical Process Safety Design January 2018 – May 2018

Mississippi State University- Starkville, Mississippi

Lead a team of four to design a pulp production plant that would produce twelve tons of pulp each hour.

Communicated task assignments to teammates, implemented detailed work to ensure quality outcomes.

Executed mass balances to properly design each major piece of equipment and also to size safety relief devices to prevent process failures and maintain the well-being of the plant.

Project Design Internship May 2017 – August 2017

Clark Construction- McComb, Mississippi

Apprenticed under a project manager and interacted with financiers of large job sites.

Managed design alterations and reviews for five projects and disseminated revisions.

Created and distributed cost estimates for major job sites under, coordinating with project managers

Project Management Internship May 2015 – August 2015

Clark Construction- McComb, Mississippi

Performed all-purpose tasks on the construction site of a multi-million dollar apartment complex

Developed team building skills working with onsite crews, enhanced knowledge into the interworking of task steps from initial plans to project completion, gained hands-on experience of safety protocol.

Worked with and witnessed engineers identify and solve major issues while on job sites.


Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS

Bachelors of Science, Chemical Engineering Concentration: Graduations, May 2018, Cum Laude

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)

Omega Chi Epsilon, Chemical Engineering Honor Society

Contact this candidate