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Engineer Mechanical

Denver, Colorado, United States
October 12, 2016

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B.S. Mechanical Engineering – The University of Tulsa 2012 SUMMARY:

Mechanical Engineer with six years of experience in project management to include: supervising projects from launch to completion, developing procedures, performing safety reviews, estimating costs, preparing bids, negotiating contracts, designing mechanical systems, and managing a multidisciplinary team to achieve project completion on time and on budget. Also experienced in coordinating with outside vendors for fabrication and construction of project equipment. WEBSITE:


ASME B31.3 Certification Process Piping Design, Materials, Fabrication, Examination, and Testing 2013 John Zink Heater Design Certification 2013

First Aid & CPR Certified 2016

Fire Safety and Confined Space Training 2016


- Test Development & Management

- Project Planning & Documentation

- CNC Machining & Welding

- Mechanical Design & Stress Analysis

- Pipeline & Pressure Vessel Design

- MathCad

- Microsoft Office

- SolidWorks Modeling & EPDM

- Finite Element Analysis

- Project Cost Estimation

- Bid Preparation

- Contract Negotiation

- LabView

- Safety Evaluation

- Customer Service


Mechanical Testing Services, LLC (MTS) - Project Engineer 2014 Present

Managed premium connection qualification tests in excess of $1M+ from launch to completion, involving proposal and cost generation, test management, project scheduling and coordination.

Designed, generated drawings, and directed fabrication and operation of custom test fixtures per client’s request.

Developed test plans and procedures based on customer requirements and operated test consoles while continually reviewing, maintaining and executing test plans.

Analyzed data using stress analysis to ensure that hardware was operating as expected using data acquisition systems.

Researched and coordinated with outside experts on failed test fixtures to create and implement new designs and procedures to improve existing test equipment.

Established improvements in test methods, standards, tooling, equipment, layout, procedures, and product designs.

Evaluated test enclosure’s capacity to contain stored energy releases to ensure employee and facility safety

Negotiated long term service contracts and equipment sales with international clients.

Participated and voted in the revision of an industry specification document API 5C5:2016. HollyFrontier Refinery - Capital Project Engineer 2012 2014

Developed conceptual strategies, processing schemes, and detailed scopes of work.

Generated project overview presentations for management, including P&ID markups, equipment process data sheets, process piping design, and secondary equipment.

Estimated cost and timeline of projects based on rough outlines provided.

Created detailed design plans of necessary equipment such as piping, structures, foundations, rotating equipment, heat exchangers, heaters, and boilers.

Performed computations for fluid systems such as pressure drop and required pump power for liquids and gases.

Specified and procured equipment, coordinated project objectives and construction schedule with service contractors.

Youngest engineer to be assigned to 2013 turnaround as Fixed Equipment Engineer responsible for the scheduled and newly discovered repair of fixed equipment in the refinery. Page 2 of 3


HollyFrontier Refinery Project Engineer Intern 2011 2012

Managed reliability projects that included failed rotating equipment, support structures, and piping.

Responsibilities included estimated project costs, assembly of detailed construction packages, and managing the procurement and installation of equipment.

Coordinated project schedule and objectives with multidisciplinary team and contractors to ensure project completion in high pressure situations.

Zebco Industries Mechanical Engineer Intern Summer 2011

Performed failure analysis on recalled products to establish failure mode and generate corrective action.

Investigated innovative ways to increase product longevity and reduce production costs.

Conducted full qualification testing on new products to ensure readiness for public release. The University of Tulsa - Coil Tubing Fatigue Research Assistant 2009 2011

Prepared test specimens, conducted fatigue tests, analyzed results, generated reports, and presented findings.

Established and presented new method of field extraction of damaged coil tubing.

Developed coil tubing repair procedures to extend product fatigue life.

Worked directly with Steve Tipton to present coil tubing fatigue research findings to top tier oil companies. Arcsine Engineering - Engineering Intern Summer 2009

Contracted by NASA Ames Research Center’s Arc Jet Facility to design and install a new Arc Jet control panel.

Calibrated PLCs.

Participated in control panel installation.

Updated wiring and elementary diagrams to reflect as built systems.

Created device list to easily identify which components were located on which diagrams.

Troubleshot wiring and component faults in the field. EXTRACURRICULAR ACHIEVEMENTS/LEADERSHIP ROLES:

Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity

Vice President (2010 2011)

Fraternity Educator (2011 2012)

House Manager (2011 2012)

Volunteer Work

Math Tutor, Kendall Whittier Elementary (2010)

Tulsa Boxer Rescue (2011)

Director of two philanthropic events benefitting Feeding America and the Special Olympics of Oklahoma (2011 2012)

Tulsa Food Bank (2012)

Intermural Involvement

Golf Doubles Champion (2009 2011)

Flight Training

15 Hours of Flight Training (2009)


Tim Welch Engineering Manager

HollyFrontier Refinery 918-***-****)

John Zimola Project Engineer, P.E.

HollyFrontier Refinery 918-***-****)

Brandon Shedd Design Engineer

MTS 601-***-****)

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