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Technician Mechanical Engineer

Northwood, NH, 03261
> $50,000
September 28, 2018

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Peter C. Quinn

Northwood NH ***** 603-***-****


Engineering Technician with an extensive background in commercial and military design and testing. Comprehensive experience providing engineering on-site support for complex micro turbine driven co-generation systems, electrical instrumentation and control panels. Proficient multi-tasker in a fast-paced environment. Ability to effectively research problems, build prototypes and develop protocols and procedures.


Security Clearance

Military Specifications

Test Technician

Engineering Support

Protocol Expertise

Design Knowledge

Process and Control Systems

Manufacturing and Industrial Apps

Research and Development

Customer Service

Prototype Design

Analytical Abilities

Mechanical Technician

Electrical Technician


MS Office Suite

Automatic Test Equipment

Basic Knowledge of PLC's

Basic Knowledge of SolidWorks

Interpersonal Relations

Quality Inspection Technician


Communication Skills

Multi-Tasking Ability

Organized & Detailed

Mathematical Skills

National Electrical Code

Analog Interface Devices

Cable and Holding Devices

Project Management

Problem Solving

Harness Building

UOther QualificationsU

-Ability to work in an environment with multiple and changing priorities with very little supervision

-Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings to complete the task of each assignment correctly

-Ability to take projects from inception to completion, demonstrating a high degree of competency

-Acquires and retains new product material information to adapt quickly and efficiently to engineering specification changes



Portsmouth Naval ShipYard - Seavey Island, Kittery, ME 2017 - PRESENT

Receipt Inspector ( DSS-SOC / Level 1 ) Code 133.2

SSupport welders, machinists, electricians and Task Group with certified 'Build-to-Print' machined Non-Nuclear

parts including fasteners, bearings, electrical harnesses, welding rod / wire, shafts, piping, mechanical joints, valves and Fiber Optic bulkhead assemblies

Ensure that the inspection paperwork is properly processed and that the asset configuration and chemical / material makeup mirrors the contract.

BCO, Inc. - Billerica, MAU 2009 - 2015

National Instruments Alliance Partner that provides LabVIEW support and specializes in custom solutions for test, measurement and control systems.

Engineering/Test Technician

Supported Engineers in the designing and integration of complete solutions that included the automated test equipment, interface devices, test fixtures, cables and test programs.

Involved in the building of complex monitoring, control and measurement systems including the mechanical fixtures.

Executed the 1st and 2nd level inspections of all incomings components, including the inspection of mil-spec. control and power cables for accuracy and workmanship.

Conducted test design and drawing reviews, in addition to updating the engineering documentations.

Provided technical support, troubleshooting, and calibration maintenance, in addition to supporting engineering with electrical and mechanical designs.

Maintained the records of all quality checks, inspection services and operational testing for reporting which facilitated the decision making process for engineers.

Tested products with a variety of techniques to determine its quality and performance before the customer received it.

Documented all data on the rejections of tested equipment once the data was gathered, along with the explanations as to why the rejection was mandated.

Improved efficiencies by inspecting and verifying the quality and accuracy of all purchases on components and sub-assemblies for engineering and manufacturing.

Inspected, modified, reworked and ran multiple tests on military equipment/test items in accordance with mil specs.

Increased revenues by assisting in the acquisition of large military contracts and the research and inspections on proposed projects creating prototypes, assembly and inspection procedures on the military test articles.

Made the necessary recommendations after completing the environmental and 1st Article Tests on finished military products.

Ensured full conformance to all safety measures when maintaining and upgrading the test lab to accommodate present and future contracts and to improve technical excellence on any given product.

Integrated all components per specifications and then made the necessary modifications.

UIngersoll Rand, Energy Systems Div. - Portsmouth, NHU

Clean Energy Systems business headquartered in Portsmouth NH.

Electrical Designer II / Instrumentation & Control Group 2006 - 2007

Maintained and updated all legacy drawings and modified customer drawings per their request.

Wrote specifications and tested new hardware; updated Bill of Materials.

Component Specifications and Panel Layout.

Lead Electrical / Mechanical Technician / Test Lab Group 1997 - 2006

Performed testing on fixture designs and buildups; welding and metal fabrication; panel wiring; basic machining with the use of power and hand tools.

Teardowns and inspections in caustic environments on contaminated units.

Specified and tested new electrical connectors on all models and made repairs and an upgrade on failed field units.

Interpreted customer specifications to develop process controls or test solutions.

Ensured full conformance to all safety measures when maintaining and upgrading the test lab to accommodate present and future contracts and to improve technical excellence on any given product.

Ferrofluidics Corp., Nashua, NH 1995 – 1997

Electrical / Mechanical Technician, Manufacturing Group (1995 – 1996 )

Responsible for the build-up, testing, tear-down, shipping prep of the units and later, the installation and

commissioning of field units.

Promoted to Lead Field Service Technician within 1 year of employment based on demonstrated abilities.

Lead Field Service Technician (1996 – 1997)

In charge of multi-million dollar customer sight, installing, testing, running and commissioning thirty units

for field application.

Required to modify sections of a field unit that was shipped overseas, with oversight from engineering.


UNew Hampshire Technical InstituteU - PLC Programming 1 Certification

Concord, NH (2008)

UU-MassU - Bachelor’s Mechanical Engineer Program

Lowell, MA (1989)

Wentworth Institute of Technology - AS in Mechanical Power Technology

Boston, MA (1986)

Northern Essex Community College - Computer Maintenance Technology Program

Haverhill, MA (1984)

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