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Industrial Engineer

Arlington, VA, 22201
August 25, 2012

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Patrick L. McCarthy



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Arlington, VA 22201

Permanent Address:

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Strafford, NH 03884

Objective Self-motivated and driven LSS Greenbelt Certified Industrial Engineer with 3+ years experience striving to become a Master Black Belt.

Employment United States Postal Service – Headquarters Washington, DC

Operations Industrial Engineer – Network Operations Aug. 2011 - Present

• Support operations in over 400 processing and distribution centers

• Support over 300 Industrial Engineers across the nation

• Lead/ support Lean & Six Sigma projects on cross-functional teams

o DMAIC, FMEA, KAIZEN, KANBAN, Push/Pull, 5S, Poke Yoke, Process flow, Value Stream Mapping, Work Instructions, JIT, Work Cell Design, Line Balancing, Cost reduction, Quality Improvement

• Optimizing utilization of machine - scheduling and throughput

McCarthy Builders Rochester, NH Project Engineer May 2009- Aug 2011

• Implemented project management techniques to cut costs and time

• Supervised subcontractors

• Conceptualized plans

Old Brick Furniture Albany, NY

Administrative Expert - Sales May2010- Jan. 2011

• Maintained thousands of customer accounts

• Finished sales

Jaeger USA – Textile Tapes Rochester, NH

Quality Assurance Engineer May 2008 – August 2008

• Created, Communicated and supervised quality tests

• Process improvement – design, implement and control


Software: Minitab, R, AutoCAD, Arena (simulation), Adobe Photoshop, MS Office

Operating Systems: PC, MAC

Language: C++, SQL, VBA

Technical: Lathe, Milling, Drilling, Blueprint reading

Education Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, NY May 2011

B.S. Industrial & Management Engineering

Relevant Coursework Industrial & Management Engineering Design, RPI Spring 2011

• Devised business plan to implement design into Ghan ian Culture

• Fabricated pyrolysis device to solve energy problem of Ghana

• Communicated ideas successfully between teammates

Information Systems, RPI Fall 2010

• Created software for Construction Company

• Researched analytics used by large corporations

• Implemented research to own software

Statistical Analysis, RPI Fall 2010

• Performed analysis of raw statistical data

• Acquired knowledge of statistical software through extensive use

Design & Analysis of Supply Chains, RPI Spring 2010

• Developed knowledge of lean manufacturing, forecasting, and supply chain operations

Engineering Project Management, RPI Fall 2009

• Integrated techniques to real life examples to cut costs and time of projects

Leadership Captain, Varsity Football, RPI Fall 2010

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