Design • Concept to Production • Innovation and Research A talented Mechanical Engineer with experience in Development and Manufacturing processes. Technical Skills
Application: SolidWorks 2018, AutoCAD 2014, Microsoft Office Suite, MS Access, ERP SYSTEMS (JDE)
Operating System: Windows
Allegheny Technologies Incorporation. Irvine, CA
Jun/2016 - Oct/2019
Developed manufacturing processes for forge products by studying product requirements; researching, designing and modifying manufacturing methods for military and aerospace applications.
Apply continuous improvement methods such as lean manufacturing to enhance manufacturing quality, reliability and cost effectiveness.
Provided manufacturing decision-making information to upper management by calculating production and labor costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
Incorporated new methods and processes to improve existing operations.
Knowledge of special processes such as heat treatment and Non-Destructive testing for Titanium and Nickel base alloy.
Calculated the workspace requirements and designed strategies to utilize the workspace effectively.
Trained forge crew to improve the yields and qualities on forge products, which reduce 5% scrap rate.
Developed and modified tools on R&D jobs with CAD software. Wilbur Curtis Co., Ltd. Montebello, CA
Nov/2010 – Feb/2016
Project & Design Engineer
Designed for manufacturability and design for manufacturing assembly, fully utilized CAD for FEA and PFMEA.
Proficient with Solidworks software and experienced with ANSY 14.5 dimensioning.
Take the lead role in three projects from conception to prior production release (coffee brewer, tea dispenser & water boiler).
Designed electric schematics and wire harnesses for prototypes and evaluate for production.
Conducted mechanical design and cost analysis, authored all necessary documentation, such as BOMs, EDR, ECN and EAR.
Participated Kaizen events and utilized lean manufacturing methods to support three production lines to minimize down time.
Good working knowledge with engineering materials: plastic and metal.
Knowledge of manufacturing fabrication processes used to build a wild variety of parts and assemblies.
Rich experience of communication with oversea vendors for OEM projects, including daily emails and weekly conference calls, the projects involved in casting, stamping, plastic injection and extrusion etc. Allcomp Inc., City of Industry, CA
Jan/2006 – Oct/2010
Quality & Project Engineer
Leaded several products from conceptualization to line of production on carbon-fiber reinforced composite for defense market.
Effectively oversaw all engineering activities related to carbon-fiber reinforced composite such as clutches and bear retainers for defense market for the value more than 2.5 million dollars in 3 years.
Developed tooling concepts to perform specific manufacturing operations and coordinate tooling designs, procurement and implementation of tooling into manufacturing activity.
Submitted weekly status reports for all activities for long-term projects.
Support manufacturing through process validation and process improvement.
Performed internal audits of processes using inspection results and statistical techniques to provide timely, accurate process and product analysis.
Participates in root cause analysis initiatives for process related concerns.
Provided technical expertise in the development of testing and inspection activities associated with product development and all stages of manufacturing to ensure proper performance of products. Education/Association
California State Polytechnic University – Pomona, California Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME), 2005 Language
Bilingual English & Chinese