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Manufacturing Engineer

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, 29464, United States
May 14, 2010

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Mark Dodd

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Mt. Pleasant, SC **464

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Objective: Manufacturing Engineer

Highlights of Qualifications

• 17 years experience in manufacturing environment.

• Highly skilled in assessing and evaluating process improvements.

• Keenly able to determine root causes of failure and preventative measures.

• Well organized and able to meet deadlines.

• Self-motivated and confident in making decisions.

• Eager to accept new challenges.

• Experienced in managing and motivating employees.

Relevant Experience


• Managed manufacturing projects that pertained to product design, equipment design and implementation of new equipment.

• Provided cost justifications and designs for specialized equipment.

• Utilized needs analyses to determine priorities and develop improvement plans.

• Developed BOM’s , work instructions and quality assurance plans to meet products needs.

• Worked closely with suppliers and customers to meet product requirements.

• Developed tooling and machine requirements including custom designs and implementation.

• Analyzed workflow, employee and equipment resources. Provided justifications and implementation of new methods to enhance quality and throughput.

• Assisted maintenance departments on special projects and with difficult trouble-shooting needs.

• Assessed training needs, authored and provided instructional training in an ISO 9001 environment.

Production Management

• Managed Thermoforming, Machining, Assembly, Tooling and Maintenance departments.

• Developed employee training with respect to skills, safety, machinery operations and product knowledge.

• Authored Basic Operating Procedures in compliance with ISO9000 documentation.


• Maintained industrial, commercial and residential HVAC systems.

• Performed maintenance on electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic machinery.

• Maintained piping systems and various process equipment.

• Well versed in building and grounds maintenance.

Mark Dodd

419 So. Piazza Ct.

Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

h(843) ***-****

c(843) ***-****

Employment History

2004- present Unique Fabrications LLC, Owner

2002 – 2004 Exhibits Fabrication Manager

Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry, Charleston, SC

1995 - 2001 Special Projects Manager, Engineering Manager, Production Manager

Multiplastics Inc., Mt. Pleasant SC

1985 - 1995 Project Engineer, Thermoforming Manager, Tooling Manager

Plastics Mfg., Harrisburg NC

1982 - 1985 Maintenance Assistant - Woodwinds Apartments, Charlotte NC

1981 - 1982 Maintenance Manager - Palms Apartments, Columbia SC

1979 - 1981 Maintenance Manager – Hillhaven Convalescent Center – Wilmington, NC

1975 – 1979 Electricians Mate and Diver, US Coast Guard


1982 – 1985 A.A.S. Manufacturing Engineering Technology – Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte NC

1982 – 1985 A.A.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology – Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte NC

References furnished upon request

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