Forward-thinking Manufacturing Engineer with a strong background in sales as well as in manufacturing medical devices. Proven ability to manage multiple projects and meet critical deadlines. Built a miniature version of a fully functional 3-axis Computer Numerical Control milling machine. Software: SolidWorks, AutoCAD 14/2000, Mechanical Desktop, Bob CAD-CAM, Mastercam, Surfcam Operational Methodologies: Six Sigma, TQM, Lean Manufacturing, 5S, cGMP
Quality Control: Proficient knowledge of ANSI Drafting Standards and ISO Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances, experienced with Optical Comparator, Digital Height Gage, Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
Lean principles knowledge
Works well in diverse team environment
SolidWorks 3-D model
Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
Materials, platings and finishes
Bill of Material (BOM)
CAM and CAE
Process Engineer / Mechanical Engineer, 06/2013 to 06/2016 Ranfac Corporation – Avon, MA
Designed and developed fixturing from inception to implementation for the grit blasting process which yielded 500%+ increased productivity.
Revitalized a nine year old CNC grinding machine which previously never produced parts to now grinding 1800-5000 biopsy needles per shift.
This effectively eliminated the largest bottleneck in the company.
Through Engineering Change Orders (ECO's), eliminated tolerance stack up issues on several product lines utilizing SolidWorks.
Manufacturing Engineer, 03/2011 to 03/2013 STD MED – Stoughton, MA
Responsible for manufacturing activities supporting product development, manufacturing transfer, and production Wrote, documented, and revised Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), Document Change Orders (DCO's), Equipment Set Up sheets, etc.
Designed, programmed and machined various engineering tools, equipment, and test fixtures using manual mills/lathes as well as CNC machines.
Worked with Quality Engineers to develop and document process validations, IQ, OQ, PQ, etc.
Trained and supervised ISO Class 7 Clean Room personnel to insure efficient operation of the work cell Worked in ISO Class 8 Clean Room machining medical grade implantable ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW-PE).
Manufacturing Engineer, 06/2010 to 03/2011 Overflow Machine – Walpole, MA
Refined workflow processes and improved organizational efficiency.
Assessed process methods to minimize process time and material scrap.
Analyzed and repaired manufacturing equipment as needed.
President/CEO, 01/2004 to 01/2009 Family First Home Loan Group – Wrentham, MA
Originated residential mortgage loans in the state of Massachusetts.
Built and maintained relationships with appraisers, bank representatives, bank underwriters and law offices.
In charge of all aspects of creating and running a company, delegating duties to five full time employees, billing, payroll, etc.
Programmer/Machinist, 01/2002 to 01/2003 GQ Machine – Norwood, MA
Programmer/Machinist, 01/2000 to 01/2002 American Production Machining – Norwood, MA
Machinist/Operator, 01/1995 to 01/2000 Bower Manufacturing – Boston, MA
Associates Degree: Mechanical Engineering Technology, 2003 Wentworth Institute of Technology - Boston, MA
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Coursework in Drafting, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
Bachelor of Science: Manufacturing Engineering, 2003 Wentworth Institute of Technology - Boston Manufacturing Engineering Technology Cum Laude