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Assistant Manager

Walpole, Massachusetts, United States
September 13, 2018

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Muhammad Hashim

*** ********** ***, **#* Lowell, MA 01854 T: 646-***-**** Email:


A highly-qualified, flexible, and result-driven professional with over seven years of experience in mechanical engineering, project management as well as product research and development. Comprehensive understanding of micromechanics of composites, wind turbine mechanical properties enhancement, and carbon fiber dynamic properties needed to successfully provide thermal and mechanical characterizations of materials.

Possess excellent analytical, decision-making, and strategic skills necessary to develop and implement innovative remodeling plans, achieve long-term revenue growth, and raise capital.

Stellar negotiator and problem-solver, able to successfully operate both independently and as a part of a team, built professional and productive atmosphere, collaborate with multi-disciplinary professionals, and ensure outstanding customer service.

Adept in planning and overseeing workload, assessing and improving performance as well as leading time compliance and successfully estimating and implementing operational efficiency gains.

Core Skills and Competencies

Product Development Thermal and Mechanical Characterizations of Material Wind Turbine Mechanical Properties Enhancement

Carbon Fiber and Sapphire Dynamic Properties Micromechanics of Composites & Metamaterials Rheology Analysis DSC DMA FTIR R&D Project Management Industrial Engineering Maintenance Management Operations Management Time Management Communication Leadership Self-Motivated SPC Tools Lean Manufacturing GMP Spectrometry (UV/Vis/NIR) 3D Printed Material Characterization

Solid Works Ansys Comsol MATLAB AutoCAD Abacus Primavera P6 Origin SAP, MM-Module AS400 IBM Software

Professional Experience


RESEARCH ASSISTANT 01/2017 – Present

Analyzed dynamic properties of the composite materials under strain accumulation conditions in cooperation with the professor by utilizing Using Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar (SHPB) equipment (Master Thesis).

Conducted research and defined thermal characterization of Polyurea and the different blends of polymers as well as 3D printed materials leveraging instruments to include MDSC, TGA, FTIR, DMA, UV/Vis/NIR spectrometer.

Explored and specified mechanical characterization of different neat resin samples with different degree of cures in DMA as well as performed mechanical characterization of carbon fiber polymers using Instron equipment in static conditions.

Developed recommendations to enhance trailing edge load-bearing capabilities by executing the project of 33m and 100m wind turbine blades structural research for the different set of resin properties.

Conducted spectral analysis of different Polyurea formulations for erosion detection applying FTIR-ATR.

Aisha Steel Mills Ltd. Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

ASSISTANT MANAGER 10/2013 – 08/2016

Ensured the efficient project management by coordinating routine operations on floor and utility equipment, introducing maintenance schedules as well as closely cooperating with the supply chain team regarding procurement activity and addressing inquiries.

Performed product development by designing parts in cooperation with suppliers and commissioned work of new machines.

Successfully improved heat capacity through the construction of the hydraulic system.

Set the condition based monitoring system for all floor machinery and equipment while overseeing SAP-PM and MM-Module in the maintenance department

General Tyre and Rubber Company Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER 02/2011 – 09/2013

Prioritized maintenance operations on tire curing presses and arranged the preventive schedule by conducting its detailed failure analysis.

Worked on tire uniformity machine load cell replacement and calibration as well as on hydraulic systems.

Participated in the external audit of ISO 9001:2008 and calibration of instruments in cooperation with QA team.

Decreased scrap in the completed product and contracted maintenance cost on monthly basis.

Academic Background

University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA

M.S. in Mechanical Engineering 2018 (pending)

GPA: 3.7

NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Pakistan

B.E. in Automotive Engineering 2010

Training and Courses

HinoPak Motors Ltd, Certificate Course of Heavy Duty Motor Vehicle Technician(HD-MVT)

Trojan, Certificate Course of Pro-E 3.0 wildfire 1st Module

PIQC, Post Graduate Professional Certificate Course in Health, Safety, and Environmental Management

Skill Development Council, Certificate Course of Primavera P6

PIMS Karachi, “Maintenance Management: From Breakdown Maintenance to TPM” 2013

IDEAS, “Technical training on KSB pumps” 2013

CEEE Solutions, “Maintenance Management” 2013

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