Chemist with strong materials and analytical background
Two years research and development experience in cementing
Proficient at data analysis and use of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Experience in cGMP
Excellent verbal and written presentation skills
02/2016 to Current
Production TechnicianAlcon － Fort Worth, Texas
Responsible for meeting production goals for lens care products on labeling and packaging production lines.
Responsible for performance of line clearance and inspections of product.
Maintain records of production using Good Laboratory Practice and data integrity practices.
Responsible for continuing training to ensure knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices.
01/2013 to 02/2015
Technical Support ScientistWeatherford International － Houston, Texas
Was responsible for cementing research and development projects as well as technical service projects Developed and tested designs for lightweight and ultra-lightweight cement slurries Developed method for designing cement slurries containing silica while maintaining fluid loss control properties of AMPS-NNDMA copolymer Gained proficiency in use, maintenance, and interpretation of data from multiple instruments, including thickening time, ultrasonic cement analysis, crush strength, both static and stirred fluid loss, viscometer, and static gel strength measurement Performed routine calibration of instruments Travelled internationally to United Arab Emirates to complete technical service projects Qualified additives from new suppliers Maintained inventory of laboratory chemicals Was responsible for presentation of current research to product line managers as well as communication within Cementing team.
01/2008 to 10/2012
CashierBurger King － Corinth, Texas
Provided customer service and maintained indoor facilities.
06/2007 to 08/2007
Research AssistantDepartment of Materials Science
Assisted in research on silica gels containing silver nanoparticles intended for medical applications.
Used base-catalyzed tetraethoxysilane in the presence of ethylene oxide-propylene oxide block copolymers to produce silica gels for gradual release of silver nanoparticles.
Bachelor of Science: ChemistryUniversity of North Texas － Denton, TexasChemistry
High School DiplomaTexas Academy of Mathematics and Science － Denton, Texas
Heller D, Pernites R, Santra A, Effects of silica on the fluid loss control. Paper presented at: 2nd Global Well Cem
Conference; 2015 January 22; The Woodlands, Texas.
Proficient in Spanish
calibration, Chemist, customer service, data analysis, designing, Good Laboratory Practice, interpretation, inventory, materials, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, packaging, presentation skills, problem solving skills, Maintain records, research, Proficient in Spanish, written