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Mechanical Engineer

Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
February 01, 2016

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Samantha Mayberry

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Malvern, AR 72104 E-MAIL:


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Bachelor of Science: Mechanical Engineering

Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR

Graduated May 2010 (Overall GPA 3.26/4.0)


September 2014 – February 2016

Quality CMM Inspection

Triumph Fabrications – Hot Springs, Hot Springs, AR

* Read and comprehend blueprints and engineering drawings

* Utilize precision measuring instruments to verify machined parts are within tolerances according to blueprints

* Familiarity with ISO 9001 and/or AS9100 quality system requirements for First Article Inspections (FAI’s)

* Knowledge and use of CATIA models and GD&T symbols

* Use portable CMM’s (e.g., Romer, Leica) to measure complex geometry machined and fabricated components

May 2013 – March 2014

Mechanical Engineer

Entergy – White Bluff, Redfield, AR

* Conduct Engineering Reviews and Oversee several projects within the plant during Outages.

* Create Contracts and Work Orders for different projects within the plant.

* Trained/Qualified to operate the Ultra-Sonic Sound Detector for the Detection of Tube Leaks.

* Read Engineering Drawings for Specifications and Locations of different components for multiple projects within the plant.

* Schedule and Plan work for multiple Contractors during Outages and projects.

Jan. 2012 – May 2013

PQA Warranty Engineer

NISSAN Motor Company, Canton, MS

* Investigate warranty claims of multiple models to pin-point problematic areas within the plant and formulate trend analysis. (Microsoft Office Suite)

* Investigate GCARs to determine the root cause and implement countermeasures to effectively resolve an issue.

* Create and maintain weekly GCAR Lists, Battery Audits, and Countermeasure Confirmation Lists.

* Involved in the X61A Task Force. (Many different departments working collectively to resolve known issues in warranty.)

* Perform Process Audits to ensure process sheets meet design specifications and parts are installed properly.

Oct. 2010 - Jan. 2012

Associate Sheet Metal Mechanic (Assembly Operations)

Triumph Fabrications - Hot Springs, Hot Springs, AR

* Analyze blueprints of different clients including: Vought and Sikorski.

* Follow directions of travelers to correctly build assemblies.

* Compress rivets to size by shooting a rivet gun, bucking rivet tails with a bucking bar, and operating pneumatic squeezes and presses

* Drill close tolerance holes with tolerances of +0.030.

Oct. 2009 - 2010

CAD Designer & Researcher

Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR

* Project funded by European Aeronautic Defense and Space Corp (EADS-NA)

* Researched options for anti-vibration mounts to be incorporated into a mobile, electronics repair facility.

* Managed time efficiently to meet fluid deadlines every week.

* Generated CAD drawings for the electronic repair station incorporated into a Hermes S-280 shelter.

* Drawings include: (SolidWorks and AutoCAD)

- Cabinets, shelves, tables, etc. for components of interior.

- Walls, doors, etc. for components of exterior.

- Cut-away views of small components.

- Interior and Exterior drawings of individual walls and of the total shelter.

- Working shop drawings for production of the prototype unit.

2000 - January 2013 (Intermittent)

Septic Installation Tech

Rick's Backhoe & Dozer Service, Hot Springs, AR

* Generated CAD drawing for grease traps, septic tanks, and storm shelters. (SolidWorks and AutoCAD)

* Surveyed pipe lines with a laser level while collaborating with 2 - 3 co-workers.

* Operated heavy equipment (backhoe, dozer, and skid-steer).

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