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Designer Mechanical

Katy, Texas, United States
February 17, 2019

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Katy, TX



Although my strongest interests lie in the area of mechanical design and construction, exposure to related skills, processes and concerns has broadened my potential for job satisfaction. Regardless of the intent of my work, I value accuracy and thoroughness. My varied experience has allowed me to see the substance of my work in a functioning environment and has confirmed my career choice as suitable to my interests and abilities. SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

AutoCAD 2d

AutoCAD based 3d 20/20




Bentley Microstation 3d Pipe

Vault Document Storage

Microsoft Office

Machine Design

Pipe Design

Structural Design

Product Design

Design Checker

ANSI Y 14.5, AFNOR Stds

Pressure Vessels

Heat Exchangers

Rotational Molding

Sheet Metal Assemblies


P&ID Walkdowns

Elevational Surveying

Hydraulic Systems


Oil & Gas Piping

Hydraulic Fracturing

Gas Refinery

Chemical / Pulp & Paper

Paper Converting


Residential Remodel

Food Processing / Packaging

Medical Products


AF Global Corp, Tomball, TX

Home Depot, Katy, TX

Gulf Interstate Engineering, Houston, TX

Hargrove Engineering, Mobile, AL

SEI/Thermal Systems, Cantonment, FL

WCI Corporation, Perdido Key, FL

Monsanto Chemical CO, Pensacola, FL

Michelin Tire Company, Dothan, AL

M & M Mars, Inc, Waco, TX

Maremont Corporation, Chickasha, OK

COBE Laboratories, Lakewood, CO

Garrett Turbine Engine Co, Phoenix, AZ

Motorola, Inc, Phoenix, AZ

W. L. Gore & Associates, Flagstaff, AZ

Weldun International, Bridgman, MI


AAS Degree in Machine Tool & Die Design, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI SolidWorks Essentials, Texas Engineering Systems; Houston, TX Intergraph Microstation 20/20 Workstation, Monsanto Chemical Co, Pensacola, FL United States Coast Guard licensed Captain, tonnage class, auxiliary sail, near coastal. DT 232 Computer Aided Design, Maricopa Technical College, Phoenix, AZ MILITARY SERVICE:

United States Air Force; Military Policeman / Flightline Security, Honorably discharged with the rank of Sergeant (E-4). Stationed: Andersen AFB, Guam; Utapao AFB, Thailand; Wurtsmith AFB, Michigan Page 2




Hydraulic Technician AF Global Corp, Tomball, Texas 7/2018 - Present Assigned as an assembly technician for the building of mobile fracking units. Responsibilities include comprehensive knowledge of hydraulic systems and hands on construction of same. Residential Project Designer The Home Depot, Store # 6561, Katy, Texas 2017 – 2018 Residential Project Designer specializing in Kitchens, Baths, Millworks, Indoor/Outdoor Flooring & Decks. Extremely team-oriented retail environment focused on customer service and universal product knowledge. Trained on AutoCAD based 20/20 3d cad software and on fundamental aspects of residential construction methods and various residential systems. Heavy emphasis on project completion, personal sales matrix and multi-tasking.

Piping Designer / Checker Gulf Interstate Engineering, Houston, Texas 2011 – 2016 Assigned to the Kern River Project’s remote turbine compressor station in Elberta, Utah. Duties were to electronically update all discipline engineering packages to an “as built” condition, reverse engineering, hands on field design/problem solving and P&ID walk downs. Served as engineering liaison between Kern River and GIE. AutoCAD, Microstation.

Upon completion of the Kern River start-up, I was relocated to GIE’s home office in Houston, Texas. While there, I was initially involved with a pipeline integrity project where, by utilizing GIS technology, we could identify existing pipelines with their associated shortcomings and accurately predict problem areas in need of further research or repair by the client. After completion of this pipeline project, I was assigned the positions of Piping Designer and Design Checker, completing multiple mid-stream pipeline projects to include compressor and regulator stations, launchers and receivers.

First Responder Plant Performance Services LLC, Houston, Texas 2010 Duties as first responder to the BP oil spill at Pensacola, Florida involved environmental de- contamination as directed by county, state and Federal agencies. Mid-level supervision, crew management. Hazwoper certified, safety mentor.

Piping Designer Hargrove Engineering & Constructors, Mobile, Alabama 2007- 2009 Project piping design and related concerns in the petroleum refining, chemical and pulp & paper production industries. Programs operated: Bentley Microstation 3d piping/modeling, AutoCAD 2d version 2008, and LFM Pointcloud laser imaging. Industries served: Chevron, Pascagoula Refinery, OCI Chemical, BASF, Degussa Chemical and Kimberly Clark. Mechanical Designer SEI Corp / Thermal Systems Group, Cantonment, Florida 2006-2007 Duties involve process air ventilation component design used in the pulp & paper industry. Mist elimination, hood exhaust design, fabrication and construction. 2d AutoCAD. Marina / Shipyard Manager WCI / Rod & Reel Marina, Perdido Key, Florida 2003-2006 Duties involved the day-to-day operations and management of a mid-sized marina / shipyard complex. Customer service, heavy equipment operation, maintenance scheduling, and personnel concerns. USCG licensed tonnage class captain since 1994

Mechanical Designer Monsanto Company, Pensacola, Florida 1988-2000 Senior Mechanical Designer engineering modifications to existing production machinery used in the chemical, nylon production and textile industries. Aside from mechanical functions, this position has afforded me exposure to piping, HVAC, civil and structural concerns. Intergraph micro station 2020 since April 1992.

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Machine Designer Michelin Tire Company, Dothan, Alabama 1987-1988 Primary function was to engineer modifications to French designed machinery used in the various stages of the manufacture of light truck tires. Exposure to AFNOR standards (European equivalent to ANSI). Machine Designer M&M Mars, Inc, Waco, Texas 1986, 1987 Senior Mechanical Designer responsible for modification of high speed production and packaging machinery. Exposure to food industry and FDA standards and concerns. Accepted lead responsibilities on two major projects supervising detailers and drafters and served as a final checker for various drawing packages.

Machine Designer Maremont Corp, Gabriel Shock Absorber Div, Chickasha, Oklahoma 1987 Senior Mechanical Designer responsible for design and construction of production and packaging machinery. I also performed time studies of assembly procedures per station and cost estimates for same. Mechanical Designer COBE Laboratories, Inc, Lakewood, Colorado 1984-1986 Senior Mechanical Designer of the Century TPE Plasma Exchange System. Responsible for design and checking of sheet metal assemblies, rotational molds and vacuum formed components. Mechanical Designer Garrett Turbine Engine Company, Phoenix, Arizona 1984 Senior Mechanical Designer for test equipment, tooling and fixtures used in the aeronautics industry. High speed, high stress/strain components, government contracts, and ANSI Y14.5. Machine Designer Motorola, Inc, Government Electronics Group, Scottsdale, Arizona 1983-1984 Senior Mechanical Designer in the facilities division of the FMU-139 Bomb fuse. Responsible for design and implementation of machinery required for manufacturing. Exposure to government contract concerns and ANSI Y14.5.

Design Engineer W.L. Gore & Associates, Medical Products Div, Flagstaff, Arizona 1981-1983 Machine design, project engineering, sponsorship and introductory management. Served two years as primary engineer/designer for artificial heart valve project. Also, designed machinery for cardiovascular patch project and straight graft project.

Machine Designer Weldun International, Special Machine Div, Bridgman, Michigan 1978-1980 Duties included design, layout, and detailing of special machine stations, fixtures and components. Broad exposure to automotive industry standards and processes. PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES:

Mr. Jack Voigt, Design Department Manager

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Mr. Peter Castillo, Civil Designer

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Mr. Ed Enriquiz, Piping Coordinator

Mr. Gil Colunga, Design Checker

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Mr. Charles Houston, IT Manager

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