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Engineer Technical Support

Montgomery, TX
April 15, 2016

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936-***-**** Conroe, Texas 77384 Detail-oriented engineering leader with strong experience evaluating and implementing strategic reliability improvements for metallurgical processes and products. Consistently relied upon as a subject matter expert to sales teams, maintenance teams, production management teams and project managers regarding equipment capabilities, equipment uptime, product feasibility, process feasibility and standardization implementation. Experience working with ASTM, NACE standards, knowledgeable in areas of API 5DP, API Spec. 7-1, API 5CT, and possesses an advanced understanding of how to comply with AP1, NS1 and IRP specifications.

Areas of Expertise include:

Equipment Lifecycle Operations Management Team Management Database Management

Technical Support Metallurgical Analysis Root Cause Analysis Failure Analysis


Corrosion Testing


Non Destructive Testing

Quality Control

Mechanical Testing

Machining & Fabrication

Process Optimization


COMMAND DRILLING PRODUCTS New Caney, Texas 2013 - 2015 QUALITY CONTROL MANAGER – METALLURGICAL PLANT ENGINEER Elevated the quality, efficiency and accuracy of engineering operations for a team of 25 members. Responsible for welding, machining, non-destructive inspection, mechanical testing and metallurgical review of products and processes throughout the facility.


Improved the design and creation of shop orders for productions lines.

Created the Access Database for input and review of all testing and inspection throughout the facility.

Created new format documents for testing and inspection throughout the facility.

Reduced mechanical testing process time by up to 50 percent by optimizing machine use and process flow.

Implemented new chemistries used for the components in order to reduce cost.

Optimized machine layout to improve process flow and reduce cycle time.

Completed all tasks while adhering to safety and regulatory compliance standards. BAKER HUGHES The Woodlands, Texas 2013

Metallurgical and Material Science Engineer

Served as a metallurgical and materials subject matter expert for components and processes; in the production of Tri-Cone and Matrix Body drill bits. Assisted in the upkeep and creation of company specifications for internal and third party components and processes.

Key Accomplishments:

Led the execution of material characterization for upcoming processes or products.

Ensured the field service team was best positioned for success and strong customer retention by providing technical support.

Established the baseline review of concepts presented in the training of processes throughout the Baker Hughes facility for incoming engineers.

TMK-IPSCO Houston, Texas 2012 - 2013


Created innovative products for drilling tools and oil country tubular goods. Project managed the creation of several components throughout the United States.


Led the execution of material characterization for the creation of goods.

Ensured the sales team was best positioned for success and strong customer retention by providing technical support. VAM DRILLING USA, INC. Houston, Texas 2011 - 2012 METALLURGICAL ENGINEER

Partnered with another metallurgical engineer to manage heat treatment of upset pipe, welding of upset pipe to tool joints by friction welding process, hard-banding, failure analysis and customer technical support. KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

Collaborated with the technical team to create external technical evaluation reports with metallurgical expertise.

Accurately analyzed data regarding furnace and metallurgical specimen preparation.

Showcased proficiency about standardization techniques and implementation to optimizing engineering processes.

Created and managed the Access database for mechanical testing. EDUCATION & TRAINING

Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical and Material Science Engineering THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO El Paso, Texas 2010 Certifications:

American Society of Non-Destructive Testing Magnetic Particle I & II; 24 Theory Hours

American Society of Non-Destructive Testing Ultrasonic Testing I & II 80 Theory Hours

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