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Mechanical Engineering Engineer

Houston, Texas, United States
January 10, 2017

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Adrian Gutierrez

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Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Minor in Mathematics, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX, 2016

Cum Laude (3.5 GPA), Dean’s List (2015-2016), President’s List (2014)

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers


Broad technical knowledge that spans systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions, functional analysis, consumable analysis, structural analysis, and dynamics and control system development.

Solid understanding of refinery plant equipment, system interrelationships, and economic drivers.

Areas of expertise:

Systematic Problem Solving

Mechanism Design & Analysis

Process Improvement

Creo Parametric

Autodesk Inventor

Finite Element Analysis



Selected highlights:

Creative Innovation: Aerodynamics Supervisor for a human powered vehicle. Designed and constructed aerodynamic fairing, reducing weight 28% and drag coefficient 15%. Designed a recumbent bike that withstood 600 Newton vertical load and 300 Newton lateral load, aided with the 3D model, and ran finite element analysis of the frame and roll over protection system.

Organization and Implementation of Projects: Implemented a piping system design for Open Cycle Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Power Plant increasing operational efficiency up to 38%. Assisted with designing flash evaporator.

Efficient Problem-Solver and Risk Mitigation: Implemented the performance of thermal stress relieving near welding areas to reduce residual stress and prevent premature failure.


Eastham Home Center/Fischer’s Hardware, Baytown, TX

Assistant Manager, 2016-Present

Managed and trained nine personnel, purchased over 5k inventory on a weekly basis, aggregating reports, and evaluate 20 competitors for strategic planning. Consistently achieved 45% profitable margin and improved sales by $10K monthly, thereby achieving top sales associate status.

Lead Sales Associate, 2007-2016

Designed complex plumbing schematics. Replenished merchandise. Achieved a 50% reduction in customer complaints by improving the customer experience.

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