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Engineer Mechanical

Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines
May 16, 2020

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Gilbert Jonathan P. Licos

B** L** Elisa Homes Ph4, Molino 4, Bacoor Cavite, Philippines

Mobile N0.: +639*********

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[ Qualification / Manufacturing Process Engineering

B.S. Mechanical Engineering graduate with more than 20 years exposure in the field of Manufacturing Engineering principle gained from both Automotive and Electronic industry. Experienced in improving productivity thru process design, equipment optimization as well as line set-up reducing waste cost. Managed new product qualification as well as mass production thru cross-functional teams leading production, maintenance, and quality group using statistical tools, preventive maintenance and manpower training.

[ Manufacturing Skills

Computer Literate Cost Control/Scrap Reduction Fixture and Tooling

Team Leadership Basic Machine Shop Process/Quality Engineering

Six Sigma Principle Preventive Maintenance Mass Manufacturing

New Product Management Autocad 2D Customer/Supplier Relations

[ Education

B.S. Mechanical Engineering – Technological Institute of the Philippines, Mla. (1985-1990).

[ Employment Record

M.U. Technology Sdn Bhd, Johor Bahru, Malaysia (Metal Fab and Assy)

Process Engineer, 23 Oct. 2017 – 25 May 2019

Team member for improving the Assy yield from 86% to 90%.

Performs continuous evaluation of equipment and processes to ensure both efficiency and quality of product is within required yield.

Use statistical tools in analyzing data from evaluation lot and production lot as well as machine and tool buyoff.

Presentation of reports to management.

Create and update documents for any new process implemented in the production floor.

Oversight of processes to make sure it’s in compliance with both internal and external document standard.

Assist production technicians in troubleshooting in the event of a problem.

Western Digital Co., Biñan, Laguna (Electronics)

Manufacturing Engineer, Unit Manager (NPE/Maintenance), 05 March 2010– 05 May 2017

Improved Post Assy yield from 90% to 99% thru machine optimization and statistics.

Lead the Development assembly line set-up by commissioning machines intended for Development Product evaluation.

Set-up logistic system for Development evaluation parts from incoming raw parts to shipment.

Assist Production Maintenance Engineers and Technicians during Mass Production assembly line set-up.

Performs Daily and Periodic machine maintenance, diagnosing breakdown problems.

Plans and schedules planned and unplanned work.

Performs machine qualification thru GR&R and machine correlation.

Prepares maintenance budget cost on a quarterly basis.

Documents Work Instruction and Maintenance Manual on a designated machine.

Source out accredited vendors to work on a designated project by fabricating, designing or modifying certain equipment/s.

Liaising with client departments and customers.

Western Digital, Bangpa-in, Thailand (Electronics)

Development Engineer, 14 February 2006 – 15 January 2009

Lead Engineer for the projects:

a. Quasi Static Test Before Swage (QBS) Project

b. HSA Serial No. Traceability (HOST) Project

c. Auto Arm Tweak Machine (ATM) Project

d. Swage Force Integration Machine (SFI) Project

Co-pioneered the Development Line Set-up which includes line cost, line layout and equipment requisition.

Prepares feasibility study on equipment/s intended for NPI evaluation or production purposes which includes project cost, cost savings and timeline.

Performs machine buyoff, machine optimization, process optimization thru statistical tools.

Work with equipment engineer, NPL engineer, process engineer during the early stages and usage of machine for both new and high volume products.

Documents new process procedures and update existing documents which maybe affected by the modified process station.

Source out accredited vendors to work on a designated project by fabricating, designing or modifying certain equipment/s.

Littelfuse Philippines, LIMA Batangas (Electronics)

Manufacturing Engineer, 12 July 2004 – 04 February 2006

New plant set-up team member involving assembly line set-up, operator training and process documentation.

Team member on six sigma projects involving Production Yield improvement from 80% to 86%, Process improvement and UPH improvement.

Maximizes manpower and equipment allocation based on production schedule.

Conducts line audit to ensure safety and conformance to standard operating procedures.

Prepares and submits report regarding line performance and activities for the day.

Conducts regular meeting with operators, line leaders, and line technicians concerning line issues, company updates, and actions to upgrade line performance and discipline.

Amkor Technology PhilippinesBinan, Laguna (Semicon)

Production Supervisor, 17 January 2000 – 22 April 2001

Directs and oversees all activities related to the efficient and effective testing and packaging of integrated circuits (Tape and Reel, BGA, TSOP, PLCC) to ensure all work performed are executed in adherence with the set plans, schedules and priorities, and customer specifications.

Maximizes manpower and equipment utilization through proper scheduling, and ensures the efficient and proper use of material wastage by constantly monitoring withdrawals and issuance of such.

Submits on a regular basis performance reports covering all activities/accomplishments done during the specific time frame. Ensures accuracy of finished goods / boxstock inventory.

Oversees the safety and security of new equipments, facilities and materials at all time in the work area.

Coordinates closely with support groups on various activities and planned actions on problems relating to production schedule, material availability, quality level, engineering standards, production equipment, etc. Also sees that all potential problems are dealt with an early stage.

Read Rite Philippines Inc., Canlubang, Laguna (Electronics)

Process Engineer, 15 August 1995 – 22 Jan. 2000

Lead the qualification of 3 new product introductions handling all phases from qualification stage to production launch.

Develops and documents new product process procedures.

Qualifies new product line thru gage study, in house and customer correlation exercise and process capability study.

Evaluates and recommends new product transfer layout, process flow and manpower allocation to meet the desire UPH, quality and yields.

Conducts new product technical training to production engineers, supervisors, qa’s and trainors.

Prepares and completes new product transfer package for production.

Performs failure analysis and improvement activities with the production engineers during the new product’s early stages.

Columbian Motors Corporation, Bicutan, MM (Automotive)

Mechanical Engineer, 13 August 1992 – 09 September 1995

Lead Engineer for the Localization Program of Kia Pride CD-5 and LX model which attained 46% of the required 56% local content program as required by the BOI.

Cost analysis of local parts for development specifically Kia Pride CD5 and LX models.

Preparation of ;

Parts list intended for deletion for the period of three (3) years specifying the first, second and third year respectively.

Project time table for a specific project.

Quarterly local content attainment report to be submitted to the BOI.

Sourcing and conducting plant visit on accredited suppliers to check their facilities and capabilities to develop parts locally.

Initiate testing, evaluation and checking the quality of developed parts against design and quality control standards as specified on the draft design.

Conduct periodic quality audit and inspection on supplier and submit recommendations and reports if necessary.

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