Manufacturing Engineer Solidworks® Designer Project Manager
Product development and testing
Production drawings and assemblies
Customer Liaison (Asian & European)
Work instructions author and trainer
Design For Manufacturability (DFM)
Quality Assurance inspector
Blueprints: GD&T for ISO or ASME
Design team lead and liason
Excellent analytical, technical, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Dedicated and highly motivated, with a high level of attention to detail.
Skilled and experienced at taking products from concept to design to prototyping to production.
Graduation from the US Navy’s elite Nuclear Power School brings the benefit of a proven engineer with outstanding leadership, technical ability, problem solving, and teamwork skills.
Senior Design Engineer, Romac Industries, Bothell, WA (10/13 – 12/15)
New Product Design Engineer: Conceived, prototyped, designed (Solidworks), tested, and built all the testing and manufacturing tooling as well as the finished end-product.
Project Manager: Helped develop a Stage-Gate process to manage the new-product life-cycle; thus effectively communicating budgets, schedules and expectations.
Manufacturing Engineer: Wrote work instructions, safety standards, inspection and quality documentation. Purchased capital equipment and manufacturing tooling. Trained both assemblers as well as quality inspectors. Continuously improving production and quality via a new MRB process that I initiated and implemented.
Senior Applications Engineer, Fatigue Technologies, Tukwila, WA (4/13 – 8/13)
Mechanical Aerospace Designer: fastener, R&D and tooling designer utilizing Solidworks
Mech. Design & Manufacturing Engineer, Starbucks Coffee, Seattle, WA (2/12 – 3/13)
Regulatory compliance, manufacturing improvements and Solidworks designer
Manufacturing Engineer, Crane Aerospace, Lynnwood, WA (5/11 – 2/12)
Manufacturing Sustainment, Solidworks designer of assembly tooling, MRB, RCCA, etc.
Mech. Design & Manufacturing Engineer, BlueView Tech, Seattle, WA, (9/10 – 3/11)
Solidworks designer and manufacturing improvements of submersible sonar systems
Manufacturing Engineer & Project Manager, Ingersoll Rand, Kent, WA, (5/10 – 8/10)
Construction project management, regulatory compliance, manufacturing improvements
Mechanical Design Engineer, Leviton Mfg. Inc., Bothell, WA, (3/10 – 4/10)
Solidworks designer and testing equipment inventor
Design and Manufacturing Engineer, Seabird Electronics, Bellevue, WA (10/07 – 11/09)
Mechanical Design: R&D, product improvement, testing and manufacturing tooling
Manufacturing Engineer: Extensive process improvements, material testing/selection and vendor selection, work instructions and safety guidelines
Manufacturing and Design Engineer, Pacific Tool, Redmond, WA, (9/04 – 9/07)
Medical R&D Manufacturing Lead: Mechanical design, R&D, prototyping, production, and manufacturing of a cutting-edge MRI medical device
Aerospace Tooling/Testing Engineer: Designed, built and prototyped aerospace tooling
QA Engineer: Performed Internal Audits for ISO 9001 compliance. CMM programming
Process Engineer, Integrated Technologies, Bothell, WA, (5/04 – 9/04)
Solidworks designer and manufacturing improvement consultant
Quality Inspector, Hexcel, Kent, WA, (8/03 – 9/03)
Quality inspector for aerospace parts
Project Manager, IBM Global Services, Seattle, WA, (12/02 – 3/03)
Project manager for Catastrophic Emergency Procedures
Manufacturing Engineer, Mackie Designs, Woodinville, WA, (10/99 – 11/02)
Manufacturing Engineer: Designed/utilized manufacturing plans using Lean Manufacturing techniques and Continuous Improvement techniques
Project Manager: Liaison for European and Asian product development teams
Aerospace Quality Inspector, University Swaging, Ballard, WA, (8/96 – 8/99)
First-Part, In-Process and Final Inspection of airline, helicopter and military aircraft parts
Document control and regulations compliance (ISO 9001, FAA, Mil-Spec, etc.)
Explosives Engineer, NW Technical Industries, Sequim, WA (8/93 – 7/96)
Licensed Explosives Blaster and Haz-Mat Transporter with over 1,500 successful shots.
Extensive shop experience with mills, lathes, saws, welding (MIG & TIG), etc.
Nuclear Machinist (MM4), US Navy, Fast-Attack Submarine “USS Billfish,” (4/88 – 4/91)
Operation and maintenance of nuclear, mechanical, auxiliary and propulsion systems
Naval Commendation for problem-solving skills during a high-pressure sea-trials emergency
Education and Training
BS Mechanical Engineering Kennedy-Western University, Thousand Oaks, CA, (‘04)
Associate of Arts, Pre-Engineering Peninsula College, Port Angeles WA (‘95)
Naval Nuclear Grade Welding Certification Naval Welding School, San Diego, CA (‘90)
Naval Nuclear Power Plant Certification Naval Nuclear Power School, Orlando, FL, (‘89)