Crescent City, FL, United States
PALM COAST, FL
Provide contract design engineering services in the areas of Technical Documentation, Project Management, Design Consultation, Patent Documentation, CAD Database Management / Development, Checking / Drafting Services, Machine Design, Mechanism Design, Prototype Development, CNC Tooling / Fixtures, FEA Mechanical Analysis / Simulation, 2D to 3D CAD Conversion, CAD Standards Development, CAD Templates.
12 / 2010 - 09 / 2015
SR. EQUIPMENT DESIGNER
VISTAKON VISION CARE/ JOHNSON & JOHNSON
Responsible for Design and Assembly Concepts of custom precision automated equipment and test platforms for the manufacture and testing of Optical Contact Lenses, Consumer Medical Devices and Pharmaceutical Consumer Products. Duties also include Project Coordination, Material Specifications and Vendor Selection. Assist Project Engineers, Technicians and Scientist from concept, build and testing. Excellent organizational, oral and written skills. Able to schedule and work on multiple projects. Working knowledge and experience with AutoCad™, Autodesk Inventor™, Pro Engineer™ and SolidWorks™ CAD software. Granted muliple United States patents. Occasional responsibility included implementation of CAD software and employee training.
03 / 1996 - 12 / 2010
KING COMPANIES LEASED STAFFING
(Performed same responsibilities for Vistakon as a Leased Contract employee.)
04 / 1995 - 05 / 1996
ACCUTECH CORP.- TEMPORARY STAFFING
(Performed same responsibilities for Vistakon as a Temporary Contract employee.)
04 / 1994 - 04 / 1995
HOMAC MANUFACTING CO.
ORMOND BEACH, FL
Responsible for OEM Concept, Design, Detailing of Mechanical Equipment and Tooling. Project interaction with toolroom and outside vendors. Designs involved drilling and tapping operations, part handling, part holding for machining operations in CNC machining centers, fixtures for part assembly and pick – place robotics. Design work with AutoCad Release 9 and 11, CNC programming for various CNC machining centers using SmartCam™ software. Responsible for complete project documentation including technical writing of manuals, selection of CNC machinery and selection of tooling and or fixtures.
01 / 1985 - 04 / 1994
SPECTRUM INDUSTRIES, INC.
SOUTH WINDSOR, CT.
Responsibilities included Concept, Design, Detail and Project Coordination involving custom machines, fixtures and tooling for custom machines and CNC machining centers. Close customer contact on all concept, design and installation of components. Schedule and provide complete technical manuals and technical documentation for all projects.
03 / 1984 - 01 / 1985
SOUTH WINDSOR, CT.
Design and Project Coordination of Industrial Waste to Energy Incinerators. Supervised a group of Designers and Detailers, establish department standards and engineering practices. Provide complete technical documentation including manuals with technical illustration.
07 / 1980 - 03 / 1984
SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
PRACTICAL ON JOB EXPERIENCE, MECHANICAL DRAFTING- VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE
1968 - 1971
Engineering/Tech Design Services
- Autodesk Inventor