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Design Engineer Mechanical

Midlothian, VA
February 22, 2020

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Bereket Hunegnaw 804-***-****


* Experience in 2D and 3D Mechanical and Electrical designs using AutoCAD, Inventor and Solidworks

* Experience with dimension, scaling, Geometric Tolerances, and MEP CAD Standards

* Familiar with machining, milling, drilling, forming and welding

* Familiar with HVAC duct-work

* Strong attention to detail with excellent organizational and time management

* Team player with great work ethic, excellent communication and documentation ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE:


Mechanicsville, Virginia 04/2017 - Current

Electrical Designer Searching for advancement potential Designs using AutoCAD 2019 for both Overhead and Strategic Underground electrical distribution Designs drawings utilizing Arc-FM and GIS mapping for additional construction information Prepares Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs) and Process and Instrument Drawing (P&ID) Performs calculations to determine size and location of electric distribution facilities based on engineering standards

Knowledge of applicable regulations, related codes, and standards Knowledge of design and operating standards as well as the ability to learn and implement customer specific design and operating standards

Close attention to detail, consistency accuracy and identify design deficiencies Interacts with all levels of staff, clients and vendors Plans and schedule work independently to complete designs for large and/or systems Performs field investigations and site visits for documentation as required by clients Visits Construction sites to inspect work in progress or completed as required by clients MODU SYSTEM AMERICA LLC. 2016

Toano, Virginia Company relocated

Mechanical Design Engineer

Designed using 2D and 3D AutoCAD 2014 for automated mechanical modular conveyor systems used for industrial, restaurants, and displaying systems Placed instructions and comments on drawings and bill of material Made corrections, revisions, and changes to existing drawings Organized all final drawings and sketches to direct final parts for production Conducted geometric tolerance analysis on design drawing Ensured Mechanical compliance with all regulations pertaining to trade, environmental, safety and codes Placed purchase order among vendors associated with the manufacture process Assisted to assemble mechanical and electrical parts during the testing and final stage WEIGHTPACK, Inc. 2011 – 2015

Powhatan, Virginia Searching for a challenging job with advancement potential Mechanical Design Engineer

Designed using Autodesk Inventor 2010-2014 for caps and bottle change parts used for rotary filling and capping automated packaging machinery

Redesign or modify machine parts using reversed engineering method and geometric tolerances to replace parts

Created part numbers for new fixtures with appropriate shop floor work instructions Used WinOPUS and Spread Sheet for data management to organize bill of materials Coached and assisted new engineers to be familiar with the designing procedure Researched and Developed mechanical/electrical parts to be purchased from outside sources Tested prototype parts and made adjustment to the parts as required Organized all final drawings and sketches to direct final parts production Managed various project, paid attention to proper design and operation standards Gave directions and assisted on how to assemble Mechanical parts as necessary Service Machine & Welding 2008 – 2009

Ashland, Virginia Laid Off

Mechanical Drafter

Used Autodesk Inventor 2008 to prepare working layouts and finished drawings of components and assemblies

Made corrections, revisions, and changes to layouts using Autodesk Inventor 2008 Performed mathematical calculations to work out detail additions to specifications Used Reverse Engineering method to replace parts and new assembly unit Designed handrails, platforms, beams, channels, pipes, duct works and transitions using sheet metals for HVAC units, etc.

Coordinated and worked in conjunction with team members designing, laying out, or detailing same or related products

Conferred with client representatives to review schematics and answered questions pertaining system installations

Infilco Degremont, Inc. / Action Technology, Inc. 2008 – 2008 Richmond, Virginia Contract

AutoCAD Drafter

Created detail drawings using AutoCAD and Solidworks 2008 for waste-water treatment construction layout designs

Reviewed and updated drawings and specifications as required Modified product models and existing drawings to meet new applications Converted clients’ drawings and specifications into manufacturing drawings for use by production team Rendering old drawing into current computerized document Organized and maintained existing as well as newly created drawing documents OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

Standard Parking, Inc. 1998 – 2012

Richmond, Virginia To pursue my personal profession Parking Attendant

Express Transportation Taxi 2009 – 2012

Richmond, Virginia To pursue my personal profession Driver / Owner

UBER & LYFT 2017 – 2018

Richmond, Virginia Works for additional income



Operating Systems: Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8 and 10 Applications: MS Office Suites (Project, Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, Access), Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator

2D Computer Aided Design (AutoCAD 2020) and technical drawing 3D modeling with Autodesk Inventor 2014 and SolidWorks Data management applications, such as WinOPUS, Autodesk Vault and Spread Sheet Graphic presentation with Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator Basic Computer Networking & Support


Virginia Commonwealth University 2008

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering & Minor in Mathematics Bachelor of Science in Physics

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