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Quality Engineering

Clay, NY
March 12, 2019

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Clifford S. Mann

**** ******* ** *********, ** 13029



Inspector III, Anaren Microwave 2016 - 2018

E. Syracuse, N.Y.

• Incoming inspection of circuit boards, in-house and vendor-provided material

• Transfer into stock for secondary operations or stock

• Issued non-conforming reports (NCR) for failed products

• Served on Material Review Board (MRB) for disposition of material that failed inspection

• In-process testing using XRF machine to determine thickness of metals, including gold and silver

• Used OGP (optical measuremind machine) with

coordinate measure machine (CMM) capability

• IPC-certified (International Printed Circuit)

Incoming Inspector, Specialty Welding and Fabrication (SWF) 2011 - 2016 Syracuse, N.Y.

• Quality responsibilities included NDT testing and 3D modeling software for inspection

• Served on MRB Board for Disposition of Materials

• Mainly inspected stainless steel hoppers

• On-site field inspection for faulty or malfunctioning machinery

• Surfaceplate inspection

Chief inspector, Greystone Inc. 2002-2010

Lincoln, R.I.

• Managed and trained quality staff as required by ISO901 and automotive TS-16949 standards

• Monitored and improved processes and product specifications per customer contract and purchase order

• Responsible for all quality-related issues for internal and overseas operations.

• Interacted with Sales, Purchasing, and Engineering as the MRB (Material Review Board) representative

• Interacted with automotive engineers in Germany, Japan, and Sweden

• Taught Geometric Tolerancing and Dimensioning (GD&T) to inspectors under my supervision

Quality Inspector II, Honeywell Tech Solutions Inc. 2000-2002 Boston, Mass.

• Evaluated procedures for compliance to contractual and regulatory requirements for the Central Artery Project (Big Dig) in Boston, Mass.

• Interfaced with vendors for Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) on communication equipment throughout the project

• Ensured ongoing compliance within internal quality policies, practices and procedures utilizing Six Sigma Techniques

• Installation of basic Fiber Optics, Advanced Fiber Optics and Time Delays and Schedule Impact in Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston, Mass.

• Trained in Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma Techniques, and Greenbelt

• Certified in QC/QA Inspection

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Clifford S. Mann

5722 Bartell Rd Brewerton, NY 13029


WORK HISTORY (continued)

Senior Lead Inspector, Scougal Rubber 1998-2000

Seattle, Wash.

• Manufacturer of seismic bearings for bridge, highway and railroads, as well as many other commercial and military applications

• Assisted in writing quality manual, planning and test procedures

• Responsible for corrective acti9ns, internal audits, root cause analysis, and continuous process improvement

• Created statistical techniques (SPC) to establish, control and verify process quality, capability and product character

• Verified product design and capability per required testing and approved drawings

• Interfaced with customer/supplier approval activity and survey ratings

• Represented QA as MRB member, identified needs for training at all levels and emphasized quality awareness throughout the organization. Line inspector, QC Tech Production Products Company (PPC) 1994-1998 E. Syracuse, N.Y.

• Monitored procedures, work instructions, auditing, engineering requirements and documentation pertinent to the production floor

• Inspection of component, sub-assembly, and finished goods. Additionally, inspected for joint quality defects, correct componentry, and electrical testing for capacitance, resistance, continuity and sweep response

• Duties included scrap tracking, nonconforming material and rework

• Failure Mode Analysis was exorcised to determine root cause of defects and problem solving issues


United States Navy Honorable Discharge 1983-1987

• Home ported in Newport, R.I.

• SK Supply School, Meridian, Miss.

• Basic Underwater Demolition (BUDS) Coronado, Calif. EDUCATION

Associate’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering 1996

Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, N.Y.


• Microsoft Office Suite

• Citrix

• Autocad 2012

• SolidWorks 2015 and

Adobe Professional CS

• Oscilloscopes

• LCR meter

• RF Network and Spectrum


• Stereo Microscope

• Surface Plate Smart Scopes

• Micrometers

• Calipers

• Durometers

• Thread and Plug Gages

• Brown & Sharpe HighCheck

• Optical Comparator

• Rockwell Hardness Testing.

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