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Mechanical Engineering

Alliance, Ohio, 44601, United States
January 07, 2017

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Matthew Furda

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Akron, Ohio ****3


OBJECTIVE: To obtain an entry-level position as a Mechanical Engineer, allowing me to utilize my education and internship experience while gaining valuable work experience in a team oriented environment.

EDUCATION: University of Mount Union – Alliance, Ohio Anticipated May 2017

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Minor: Mathematics

GPA: 3.0


Skilled in Solid Works, Unigraphics NX, Matlab, DEFORM 3-D, MS Office

Knowledgeable in Mechanical Engineering Sciences: Fluid Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Dynamic Systems Analysis, Vibratory Motion, Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer

Ability to work independently and as member of a team; strong leadership and critical thinking skills


Colfor Manufacturing Inc. – Malvern, Ohio May 2015 - Present


Updated the tooling inventory and disposition for a hydraulic press

Aided in the cost estimation of forged parts upon customer request

Designed forged parts and tooling for hydraulic presses

Teamed with engineering department to analyze the Chevron angle defect occurring in forged trunnions

Attended the 2016 MFPBU Engineering Conference

Delta Global Services – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania May 2014-August 2014

Ramp Agent

Delivered passenger bags to the terminal gate

Obtained TSA security clearance


Global Engineering Experience - Ladyville, Belize March 2016

Introduced the concepts of methane production as an alternate energy source

Implemented a biodigester that produced methane from organic waste

Global Engineering Experience - Lake Atitlan, Guatemala June 2015

Provided electricity to a school using the application of solar energy

Contributed to the revitalization of the infrastructure of the community


American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2013-Present

University of Mount Union Engineering Club, 2013-Present

References Available Upon Request

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