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Mechnical Engineer, Eanufacturing Engineer, Supervisor

United States
March 13, 2019

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Albert Alvarez l 210-***-**** l Houston, Texas

In the process of relocating to San Antonio, Texas Objective To be associated with a company where my experience and abilities can be utilized to the fullest extent.

Work experience Quietflex Mfg. Houston, TX.

Engineering Supervisor (10/17 - Present)

Manufacturing / Mechanical Engineer (3/13 - 10/17)

Promoted from Manufacturing / Mechanical Engineer to Engineering Supervisor.

Supervise a team of 10 for building manufacturing equipment for the HVAC Industry

Responsible for organizing, planning, monitoring, controlling and scheduling the necessary activities of medium to large scale capital projects ranging from

$10K to $1M.

Work with other engineers to ensure all product and system requirements are taken into account from the initial product conception to completion.

Organize equipment start-up and shut-down schedules to ensure minimum loss of production time.

Design new equipment using Solidworks and oversee the builds for capital equipment from concept to completion.

Travel to satellite plants to oversee the install and startup phase and ensure that all equipment is validated and ready for production.

Create and maintain documentation of all prints for both capital equipment and consumer products.

Work under minimal supervision and/or as a team player.

Lead plant relocation and floor plan layout for equipment.

Improve / upgrade existing equipment for robustness, speed, safety & ergonomically to maximize productivity and reduce operator discomfort and/or fatigue.

Designed and implemented various databases that are shared throughout all satellite plants.

Communicate with vendors on a daily for material and parts quoting.

Document Control

Steelhead Inc. San Antonio, TX.

Product Design Manager (8/10 - 1/13)

Solidworks Designer (8/08 - 8/10)

Promoted from Solidworks Designer to Product Design Manager.

Produce and implement new/custom designs

Produce shop drawings for all engineering designs accurately and within the required time frame.

Produce burn sheets accurately and in time to ensure that materials are available to production when required. Maintain minimal waste from the burn sheets.

Maintain documentation of all design, drawing and burn projects.

Handle communications between outsource production vendors regarding schedules, assignments and cost.

Work with the Foreman and Assistant Foreman to ensure that drawings are fully understood in the shop.

Maintain accurate and up to date Production Status Report.

Perform other duties as directed by the Engineering Manager.

Produce pneumatic diagrams & schematics for assembly

Document control

Research and development for new products.

Work under minimal supervision and/or as a team player TEFTEC Corporation San Antonio, TX.

Cad Engineer (11/07 - 8/08)

Engineering Technician (7/05 - 11/07)

Electronics Technician (5/05 - 7/05)

Promoted from Electronics Tech. to Engineering Tech to Cad Engineer.

Create solid models in Solidworks and ProE programs

Create assembly drawings for production with bill of materials list

Implement engineer change request (ECR) forms / instructions

Create electronic wire diagrams & schematics for assembly

Create and revise drawings for casting, machining, assembly & weldments

Document control

Research and development for new products, ideas and design / mechanical engineering

Speak directly with suppliers for required machined parts.

Occasionally operate mill and lathe for R&D and production.

Work under minimal supervision and/or as a team player

Troubleshoot electronic components

Assemble electronic components

Read and create wire diagrams & schematics for electronic assemblies/ subassemblies


Skills & Certifications

1998 - 1999 National Institute of Technology San Antonio, TX. Electronics Engineering

1995 - 1998 South San Antonio High San Antonio, TX. High School Diploma

Solidworks 2018 – Sheet metal, solids, assemblies, boms & weldments Solidedge, Autocad, Adobe Illustrator

Certified Solidworks Professional, Certificate ID. C – 3QFPL257HN Certified Solidworks Sheetmetal Professional, Certificate ID. C – GZE73YGLB6 Microsoft – Access, Word, Power point, Excel, Outlook Kronos

Bilingual – English & Spanish

References available upon request

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