A.A.S. degree in Machining Technology, CNC G-code programming, wire EDM, lathe operations, mill, welding.
15 years machining experience including CNC lathe, mill, 5 axis machining center, Wire EDM, surface grinder.
3 years Wire EDM programming and operation producing plastic injection molds, electrodes and progressive stamping tools.
Quality control, CMM, height gages, air gages, super mic, indicator, probe for machining, GT&D, database management.
Machine repair, mechanic, combustion engines, welding, electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics.
25 Years General Mechanic, fabrication, repair, design and build, troubleshooting, retrofit.
CNC Machinist Woodward, Fort Collins CO 7/17-6/19
Production of aerospace components using CNC milling machines.
Setting new tools, fixtures, and program into machine, adjustments, program edit and operation.
Typically held .0002 tolerance on features, locations, true position of bores, surface relations.
Use of computer for documents, programs, set-up procedures, time and quality recording,
NCR reports, program updates.
Order tooling, maintained fixtures and tool inventory through purchasing, engineering.
CNC Machinist Precision Technology 7/2014-5/17
Set-up, programming and operation of Mazak QT450 II CNC Lathe to produce precision tools.
Mazatrol programming, tool setting with probe, cutting to tolerances of+, - .0001.
Operation of Tsugami 5 axis live tooling lathes, Fanuc Controls, bar feeder & Okuma MB4000 Horizontal Mill.
Produce tooling, tubular products, threaded products, helical tools for oil drilling.
CNC saw, HAAS VF-6 Mill operation, Bridgeport style mill, fabrication, welding, phosphate plating.
Production Technician Vestas Blades, Windsor, CO 2010-2013
Quality officer: Responsible for inspections of completed products and components, quality tracking, non- conformance reports, issued repair orders using engineered procedures.
Fabrication and large machine operation, fiberglass, resins, epoxy, carbon fiber, wet and dry layups, vacuum curing, winding, oven curing to produce wind turbine blades, components.
Composites machining, finish process for paint, gel coat, comprehensive repairs.
CNC Machinist Alpha Engineering and Design Fort Collins, CO 2008-2009
Operation of Haas C.N.C mill, Mazak mill, w / pallet change, manual machines to produce products for solar panel mfg. & vacuum chambers.
Performed routine maintenance of all machines operated, ensuring efficient operation.
CNC Editing and setup using CAD programs, vacuum chucks, vices, tooling plates.
Use of Renishaw probe to locate part for modified macro contour milling.
CNC Machinist CBW Automation Fort Collins, CO 2002-2008
Set-up and operation of Haas C.N.C. vertical mills to produce machined product for robotics ranging from carbon fiber molds, weldments, aluminum and steels, stainless steel.
Review and editing of CNC programs for optimum operation.
Responsible for fabricating fixtures, tooling for various procedures.
Operation of manual mills, lathes and 2-Axis CNC Bridgeport’s.
Associates of Applied Sciences, Machine Technology El Paso Community College 1994
Certificate of Completion, Metal Trades El Paso Technical Center 1988