Analytic engineer with a focus on both mechanical and electrical control and instrumentation Experience testing and controlling electronics using microcomputers Programming with Arduino, and C Language and Ladder Logic PLCs Experience managing complex engineering projects Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic, with experience maintaining gas turbine engines .Technically-savvy Mechanical Design Engineer experienced in the planning, design, and testing of equipment. Qualifications including Airframe and Powerplant License, expertise in SolidWorks and comprehensive knowledge of Linux Systems.
Creating bills of materials
Computer aided manufacturing software (CAM)
3D design and simulation software
C++ and G-code
Mechanical Design Engineer July 2015 to CurrentBirdon American Inc/NAMJet LLC
Manage and troubleshoot electrical system of Bridge Erection Boat.
Designed electric feedback and control circuit for hydraulic power shifter, including designin PCB.
Spearheaded Project Streamline - Reviewed complete fabrication of Bridge Erection Boat (BEB) to identify inefficiencies improve part/assembly design, and ultimately redesigned components for streamline fabrication.
Designed, assembled, and operated a platform for testing bearing and bushing combinations in a corrosive atmosphere using an Arduino to control tester and record cycles.
Measured and evaluated bearings and bushing during a 500 hour test period to determine the most durable combination.
Experience setting up and calibrating sensors on test boat.
Mechanical Engineer Intern July 2014Xcel Energy － Boulder, CO
Researched effects of controllable parameters on heat rate for Valmont V5 and wrote report which served as a key asset to plant operators in estimating costs of operations outside of designed specifications Assisted in analysis of vibration monitoring program to determine correct vibration set points Conducted research on non-start PLC alarm codes for V6 peaking unit and created a document to assist operators during troubleshooting Completed detailed list of all plant lube/oil coolers and monitoring systems Initiated survey on the plant ash system making recommendations to correct and maintain operations Collaborated with team of engineers to inform, advise and update management and plant operators.
Helicopter Mechanic August 2007 to June 2009Aircam National Helicopter Services
Maintained fleet of Helicopters for commercial operations including engine changes, major inspections, rotor balancing and sheet metal work.
Worked on a team to provide timely field support operations including daily maintenance and fueling operations.
Served as technical resource to research aircraft records, synthesize data, and collaborate with Bell and Eurocopter company technicians.
Bachelor of Science : Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical, May 2015Metropolitan State University － DenverMechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical
Airframe and Powerplant Certification - Columbus State Community College (2005)
Private Pilot's License (2004)