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Project Manager Engineer

Granger, IN
October 12, 2018

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David G. Motkowski

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Granger, IN 46530 630-***-****

Professional Objective

Obtain a Project Management position that utilizes my proven technical expertise, project management skills, and education to contribute to corporate growth and success.

Strengths and Accomplishments

Excellent project management skills, Demonstrated analytical skills, Innovative design solutions

Management and execution of projects on schedule for new product launch

Awarded four product development patents: 5,417,145; 5,662,955; 5,660,336; & 8,636,174


KBRwyle formerly Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. - HTSI – South Bend, IN – 2015 to present

Managing projects with an integrated aerospace team of mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, and logisticians performing research and development, test and evaluation, as well as performance qualification of new wheel, and brake systems. Provide an array of wheel and brake system services to Lockheed and the depot for sustainment efforts on F-22 & F-35. In addition manage 3BSM (3 bearing swivel module) phase gate exits for F-35 STOVL aircraft.

Sr Project Manager F-22/F-35 Wheels & Brakes and 3BSM

F-22 & F-35 sustainment efforts for depot

F-35 W&B Phase Gate Exits, working with engineering to close out activities required for phase gate exits for wheels & brakes components

F-35 wheels & Brakes component delivery according to LRIP schedule

F-35 cost reduction efforts

F-35 3BSM EHSV Phase Gate Exit.

Production Readiness Review with Lockheed Martin and Government Joint Program Office

Duke Manufacturing – St Louis, MO – 2013 to 2014

Project Manager Controls

Managed controls development for commercial appliances

Marioff North America – UTC Climate, Controls, & Security – Ashland, MA, 2011 to 2013

Project Manager – Special Projects – 2011 to 2013

Managed $5.5M Hi-Fog water mist installation projects for industrial fryers

On-site design review of documentation prior to installation with Frito Lay and assigned contractor

Manage schedule and delivery of materials to site

Perform site survey with application engineering to establish system requirements

On-site review of installation to verify conformance to drawings

Commissioning of system on completion of installation

Train Operators and Maintenance on System operation and maintenance

Fetco Corporation – Lake Zurich, IL, 2005 to 2010

Project Manager – New Product Development – 2007 to 2010

Directed and coordinated New Product Development Programs from idea generation to finished product

Led projects by creating the WBS, project schedule in MS Project, and prioritized tasks to drive results through effective facilitation and collaboration of efforts and timely completion of tasks utilizing the PMBOK process

Develop detailed product description specifications that provide clear and thorough requirements for the key support functions: R&D, Engineering, Service and Sales/Marketing

Responsible for the electronic control requirements for product and R&D design and testing of product

Senior Project Engineer – 2005 to 2007

Created operating specifications for the controls used in Fetco coffee brewers, iced tea brewers, and coffee grinders

Designed the electronic controls used in Fetco commercial appliances

Integration and testing of the electronic controls used in the final appliance design

AMETEK National Controls Corporation – West Chicago, IL, 1985 to 2005

Project Engineer – 1989 to 2005

Designed controls for use in commercial cooking equipment, including controls for ovens, fryers, coffee brewers, liquid level monitoring, and temperature controls & indicators

Provided documentation for production including assembly drawings, specifications, and calibration procedures

Developed operating logic and specifications for use in program development on new products

Interfaced with Product Test Engineering to develop product test fixtures

Provided ongoing support to production

Provided customer support regarding new designs and advice on applications

Obtained UL certification for new products

Completion of AMETEK Six Sigma Green Belt training

Engineering Lab Supervisor – 1987 to 1989

Supervised three engineering lab technicians

Processed work orders from four project engineers

Set up environmental and electrical tests for new product verification

Maintained lab test equipment

Engineering Lab Technician – 1985 to 1987

Built prototypes for project engineers

Analyzed field returns on new products

Built short runs of initial products


Keller Graduate School of Management – Naperville, Illinois

Master of Project Management

June 2010 with distinction

DeVry University – Naperville, Illinois

Bachelor of Science in Technical Management (BSTM) – 2006

Graduated Summa Cum Laude

Area of concentration in Project Management

DeVry Institute of Technology – Chicago, Illinois

Electronic Technicians Diploma, 1984 - Presidential Honor Society

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