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Manufacturing Engineer, Gardner Denver Nash – Moody, AL
●Developed plant layout and production flow, which improved worker efficiency, reclaimed 2000 square feet of space and reduced material handling by 50%.
●Reduced cycle time by eliminating non-value-added processes and increased efficiency by 40%.
●Successfully led SMED project to reduce times from 30 minutes to under 10 minutes.
●Provided decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs.
●Worked with operators to find improvements or solve problems.
●Maintained the Near Miss count, Safety observation and Hazard Identification in the Plant surrounding.
●Analyzed Cycle time and process for potential improvement.
10/14 -- 07/17
Quality Process Improvement Engineer, Wheelabrator Group – Lagrange,
●Worked with the manufacturing group to improve workflow and reduce non-value added operations. This includes time studies, ergonomic reviews, and process improvements.
●Developed setup/run time improvements in manufacturing methods/processes.
●Led and researched continuous improvement projects through lean 6 Sigma methodologies for productivity improvement and cost cutting processes.
●Performed review of engineering drawings for manufacturability and potential improvements. Provided labor costs.
●Coordinated with Engineering, Project managers and QC Inspectors on issues related to inspections.
●Experienced with reading and interpreting engineering drawings.
●Created and updated documents including work instructions, operation procedures, process controls, and PM documents.
01/11 -- 08/12
Engineering (Co-op), Shaw Industries – Dalton, GA
●Acquired proficiency in 3-D modeling and technical drawings via Solidworks and AutoCAD.
●Designed forklift safety gates using Solidworks to help manage forklift and pedestrian traffic.
●Managed on-site contractors and plant's mechanic crews and coordinated several guardrail, pump, and vibration isolator installation projects.
●Developed communication skills with company vendors and workers on the floor by direct interaction and through email.
●Helped with enhancing safety in the work environment and completed accident incident reports.
●Gained problem solving skills by way of evaluating failure modes of product and performing time studies on workers and machines to prevent downtime.
2008 -- 2013
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS
●Strong team collaboration skills. Work closely with team members to achieve
●Proficient in AutoCAD, Solidworks, SigmaNest, MS Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint.