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Mechanical Engineer Power Plant

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
January 15, 2017

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Michael McCloskey


**** ******* ** *** *, Baton Rouge, LA, 70808

Objective: Highly motivated, dedicated, and creative Mechanical Engineer seeking challenging position that will allow me to apply the knowledge and experience obtained during my studies at LSU and utilize my strong communications and leadership skills to create value.


Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, LA

Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, December 2015

GPA: 2.92

Last four semester GPA: 3.12

Fundamentals of Engineering Examination: Passed

Research Experience

Scott Reach, DOW Fall 2014 - Spring 2015

Received a $5,000 dollar research grant from DOW to design a device to quantify the remaining interior strength in a 4X4 wooden member. The project included research in stress wave velocity of wooden members, testing stress wave velocity and compared values to known theoretical values, and documenting research in a formal report for further use by DOW.


Licensed Agent November 2016 – Present

US Health Advisors 13702 Coursey Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70817

Meet with clients to provide them with benefits information on a one-to-one basis

Contacted clients through cold calling procedures

Provided one-one- services to clients to meet their financial needs through customized packaging

Deep understanding of maintaining meaningful relationships with clients

Strong knowledge of communicating insurance claims education to clients

Lead Barista June 2014 – Present

Community Coffee 4161 Burbank Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Promoted from Barista to Assistant Manager after 18 months of service for 6 months

Monitor daily operations to ensure quality products and customer service

Coach new and current employees on company policies and procedures

Assign team member duties to improve store efficiency and quality and identify opportunities for improvement

Supervise employees on safety procedures and product handling

Head Equipment Manager August 2015 – December 2015

Louisiana State University Band Department 3930 Burbank Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Coordinated between Band Directors and Graduate Assistances to perform tasks in an efficient and timely manner

Identified pertinent equipment required for rehearsals and transportation

Math Instructor Winter 2012 – Fall 2014

Mathnasium 12180 Coursey Blvd #102, Baton Rouge, LA 20817

Instructed up to four students at a time ranging from the age of 6 to 18 at a time in varying levels of mathematics

Assembled and revised lesson plans for current and new students

Lectured on mathematical concepts from basic addition and subtraction to geometry

Relatable Course Work

Nuclear Reactor Engineering

oResearched and studied different types of nuclear plants, types of reactors, and basic knowledge

oToured a nuclear power plant in Louisiana

Renewable and Nuclear Power Plant Engineering

oStudied different types of renewable power such as solar, wind, ocean, and geothermal

oIntegrated mechanical properties and design into nuclear and renewable power

Computer Skills

Solid Works, AutoCAD, MatLab, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

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