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Engineer Mechanical

Akron, Ohio, United States
August 09, 2018

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Michael J. Hodnichak

Phone No. 330-***-**** ***1 GIRARD ST. AKRON, OH. 44301 Email:


Summary of Qualifications Mechanical Design Application Project Engineer

Design Research & Development (R&D) Assemblies and Analysis layouts, detail parts that includes- engineering/ field sketches, revisions, castings, weldments, gas & diesel engines, production & procession machinery, Cooling Systems, Actuators, Linear and Rotary motors, PLC, switches, circuit boards, exhaust piping & Multi fuel systems to Military Engines, controls, (Hydraulic, Pneumatic, electrical- linear and rotary actuator systems), rotating equip. Electro-mechanical, brackets, gears, brakes, clutches, etc.

Tolerance Stack-Up, GD&T Geometric 2009 (ANSI

Y14.5M), ASME, DOD- STD 100 & 1000 Mil. Specs,

(ISO9000, 01, 02), Bill of Material (BOM), Eng. Chg.

Notices & Request (ECN, ECR), Purchase Orders (PO),

Eng. Release (ER), (Hydraulics & Pneumatic, Thermal

Expansion, Vibration, Stress Analysis (Stand alone or in

Tech. Reports) calc’s), P&ID, High VAC. & TEMP., PRESS. VESSEL/ PIPING SYS. Calc’s Experience with MS Office Suite & Exact Job boss, Med. Dev. STD’s 21 CFR 820/830 & ISO 13485, FDA STD’s TOP-DOWN Assembly Technique w/ Skeletons & FEA, US OF 3D PRINTERS, High-Volume

designs of Body-In-White

CAD Skills

PTC CREO3.0-2.0 3.5K HRS, Pro-E CREO5.0

1.5 yrs. w/ Windchill, Pro-E Wildfire4.0-2.0 w/

intralink 3.4, PDM Link, & GeMS Matrix ONE 15 yrs.

Inventor (2015 120hr Vault Update) 2014-10 5 yrs.

AutoCAD 2015 – 2.0, Mech. Desktop 25 yrs.

Anvil 5000 3d /1000 1.5 yrs.

Intergraph MICRO95 1.5 yrs.

Catia V5R21 340 hrs.



Virtual Gibbs7.0 3D 80 hrs.

CADAM 80 hrs.

Professional Employment History (ASSIGNMENTS; WORKED FOR COMPANY)

Philips Medical Systems USA, Highland Heights, OH. 03/15 – 09/01/2017

Mechanical Engineer II Designer / Documentation Checker (Pro-CREO 3.0-2.0 / Wildfire5.0 & SOLIDWORKS13 3d W/

PDM Link Windchill mgmt.) & Pro-Mechanica FEA, (R&D); To CT, MRI & AMI- PET, CT & MR Scanner & MED.

DEVICE Struct. component for mech. & elec. systems supports in large assemblies’ w/ us of 3D printer of sheet metal, Plastic

DIEBOLD INC. USA, N. CANTON, OH. 02/14 – 07/14

Principal Design Engineer (Pro-E 3d CREO3.0-2.0 w/ PDM Link & Windchill mgmt.) & Pro-Mechanica FEA,

(R&D)- Applied concepts used to organize &/or arrange the structural component elements of the design in COIN CHANGERS &

ATM’s for the banking & casino’s industry that Included Large Assemblies, sheet metal, Plastic, and cable layouts.

Rockwell Automation USA, Mayfield Heights, OH. 05/13 – 12/13

Documentation Checker / Designer (Pro-E 3d Wildfire5.0 w/ PDM Link Windchill mgmt.), (R&D)- For Electrical Motor Control

Centers (MCC) Unit sheet metal cabinet assemblies’ w/ electrical & Plastic components for industrial facilities.

Coltene Whaledent Inc. USA, Cuyahoga Falls, OH. 03/13 – 04/13

Engineer/ Designer (Inventor 2011 Stander & Inventor Mech.), (R&D)- For Assemblies of sheet metal, Plastic & Electronic parts to

product development using vault for medical ULTRA SOUND CLEANING equipment and MED. DEVICES.

Allen- Randall Enterprises, Akron, OH 10/11 – 02/12

Plant Engineer (AutoCAD 2011 Stander & Inventor Mech., SOLIDEDGE ST8, Virtual Gibbs7.0 3D, Exact Jobboss office file mgmt.),

(R&D)- Manage part quotes for manufacturing by checking machine part dwg’s, Consult with Venders for matls & mfg. Routing.

ENTEGEE Engineering Services Burlington, MA 01803 03/07-10/11 @

Cummins Emissions Group, Stoughton, WI. 07/11 - 10/11

Engineer/ Designer (Pro-E 3d Wildfire5.0 / PDM Link Windchill mgmt., FEA), (R&D)- Layout SS casting & weldment assembly w/

details, tolerance stack ups & HIGH TEMP tier4 emissions analysis to heavy-duty diesel Trucks/ equip., with some plastic parts.

John Deere, Waterloo, Iowa 04/11 - 06/11

Engineer/ Designer (Pro-E 3d Wildfire4.0 w/ PDM Link Windchill mgmt.), Pro-Mechanica FEA; Layout casting & weldment, large

assembly, with details, for Tolerance Stack Ups to- agriculture tractor trans-axils & equipment.

JBT Food Tech, Sandusky, Ohio 02/11 - 04/11

Engineer/ Designer (Pro-E 3d wildfire5.0 w/ PDM Link Windchill mgmt.), (R&D)- Design stainless sheet metal, Plastic Enclosures,

and framework for industrial freezers and food handling equip. & Conveyors using TOP-DOWN Assembly Technique. W/ FDA STD’s

MARLO COILS (DRS Technologies) High ridge, MO 01/09 - 04/10

Design Engineer (Pro-E 3d Wildfire4.0 w//Pro-Interlink3.4 mgmt.), Inventor Mechanical Exploded Assembly layouts, revisions, Bill of

Material (BOM), Eng. Change (Notices, Order, & Request (ECN), (ECO), (ECR))- cooling coils for HVAC & power unit to stealth ship.

NABI (NORTH AMARICA BUS IND., INC) Anniston, AL. 09/08 - 11/08

Design Engineer (Pro-E 3d Wildfire3.0 w/PDM Link file managing) & Pro-Mechanica FEA Exploded Assembly layouts,

revisions, Bill of Material (BOM), Eng. Change (Notices, Order, Request (ECN), (ECO), & (ECR)), Struc. Analysis for

sheet metal, Plastic to trans. Bus’s for USA cities to designs of Body-in-white

Schlumberger Reservoir Completions (Div. Sand Control Products) Rosharon, TX. 03/07 - 08/08

Mechanical Designer Engineer (Pro Engineer Wildfire 3.0 w/ GeMS Matrix ONE file managing & Pro-Mechanica FEA ) &

(AutoCAD 2006 Stander/ Inventor Mechanical) - Responsible for designs and draft oil well drill tooling equipment, exploded

assembly layouts, revisions, Bill of Material (BOM), Eng. Change (Notices, Order, Request (ECN), (ECO), (ECR)), castings.

Parker-Hannifin (hydraulic Division) Elyria, OH. 2006 - 2007

Mechanical Designer Engineer (Pro Engineer Wildfire 2.0) Utilized Pro Link, Inventor Mechanical

Design drafting and detailing of Hydraulic valve and valve schematic. Worked on modifications of the aircraft products

and developed exploded views for the illustrations in the Parker catalog that included plastic parts.

GRADALL ( JLG Inc. ), New Philadelphia, OH. 2005 - 2006

Mechanical Designer/ Liaison Engineer (Pro Engineer Wildfire 2.0 with Intralink) & Pro-Mechanica FEA design and detailed

layouts of Engine brackets, components, castings, machined parts, hydraulics, cooling systems & structural applications to

Telehandling equipment. Created ECN, ECO and ECR’s. Utilized GD&T & ANSI Y14.5 (Military) to designs of Body-in-white

INTEGERTY Technical Services 03/02-10/05 @

Gogan Machine Company, Cleveland, OH. 2005

Mechanical Designer Eng./ Detailer (AutoCAD & Pro Engineer Wildfire 2.0)

Designed, checked and detailed assembly layouts w/ sheet metal, Plastic, & casted parts to Coil spring manufacturing equipment.

D & D Industrial Sales. LLC, Cuyahoga Falls, OH. 2004

Mechanical Designer/ Detailer (AutoCAD)

Detailed, revised, and redesigned Steel coating Equipment. Recalculated for stress and fit.

McNeill & NRM Inc., Akron, OH. 2002 - 2003

Mechanical Designer/ Detailer (AutoCAD, Inventor Mechanical & Pro Engineer)

Engineer Design layouts and detailed- to Tire curing presses Equipment structure sheet metal, & Plastic parts Converted files from

Pro Engineer to Inventor, AutoCAD14, per client’s specifications.

Devlieg - Bullard Machine Tool Group, Twinsburg, OH. 2000 - 2001

Mechanical Designer/ Detailer (AutoCAD)

Analyzed and design Gear Transmissions for precision machinery. Modifying the structure to large milling and grinding machines

conversions from manual to CNC machines that included metal, plastic, & casted parts.

RLR Advanced Automation Systems, Inc. Oviedo, FL. 05/00 - 12/00

Mechanical Designer/ Detailer (AutoCAD & Mechanical Desktop)

Developed sales proposal ass’s & part layouts for clients, to Zero Atmosphere High Vac. Mfg. equipment Aerospace/ Military

B.F. Goodrich Aerospace (Polymer Eng. Div.), Jacksonville, Fl. 11/99 - 04/00

Mechanical Designer/ Detailer (Anvil 5000 3d) w/ 3D surface & molding, FEA

Documentation management & revisions, (BOM), (ECN), (P.O.), (ER) to -Ship Hall structure for stealth Special Forces submarine.

Aircraft Braking System, Inc., Akron, OH. 12/98 -10/99

Mechanical Designer/ Detailer (Pro-E 3d 2000 W/ Pro-Mechanica FEA, & Intergraph MICRO95)

Assembly Design/ Analysis layouts, (documentation management for revisions, Consult with Venders, Bill of Material

(BOM), Eng. Chg. Notices (ECN), Purchase Orders (P.O.), Eng. Releases (ER)). -PC Board modifications for anti-skid

devices & braking systems to Military vehicles

Thermovation Eng. Inc., Cleveland, Ohio 12/97 -12/98

Mechanical Engineer \ Designer (AutoCAD 14)

Manage Research & Development (R&D) Ass. Design & Analysis layouts, documentation management of revs, consult with Venders, (BOM), (ECN), (PO.), (ER), Analyze/ design of (Gear, brakes, clutch)- for Transfer Conveyor sys’s to dip mold Processing equipment & structure for Examination & Surgical gloves with some casting & plastic part layouts.


CTU (Colorado Technical University) Colorado Springs, Colorado Bachelors Degree in Applied Science


Stark State College of Technology N. Canton, OH (2)- 2yr. Associates Degree in Applied Science (4yrs.)

MAJORS: Mechanical Engineering & Design Engineering Technology (4yrs. Tol.)

ICS & NRI Technical Correspondence School DC

Completed: Electronic Design Technology & Basic Computer Language Programming Diploma

Garfield High School Akron, OH .

Vocational Mechanical & Architectural Drafting Diploma

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