Experienced Plastic Mold Design Engineer in leading the design, development, and testing of plastic molds. Seeking an opportunity to contribute experience and excellence in any cross-functional project leadership to deliver products and solutions on-time and within budget. A strong work ethic with the ability to translate design requirements into actionable and achievable plans.
Plastic Injection Mold
Two Shot Mold
Hot Runner Mold
Solidworks 2016, I-mold
Siemens NX 10
Project Engineer01/2018Executive Hotel Management LLCPittston, PA
Construction cost estimation and pre-construction by shopping around contractors.
Developed cost estimating reports for hotel renovation.
Ability to adhere with hotel brand standards (IHG, Best Western, Choice hotels etc.) with the skill set to understand and facilitate hotel operations.
Proficient in building phasing schedules; enforcing, monitoring and adapting project schedules; and communicating progress, delays, and other conflicts.
Read plans, performed take offs, and foreseen issues.
Deep understanding of critical path development.
Participated with all AIA documents for construction loan.
Created out of order room matrix for contractors.
Managed changed orders with in-field management.
Ran and managed on-going and final punch lists with superintendents and field management.
Managed sub-contractor and vendor relations from pre-construction and project kick-off through project close-out, utilizing cohesive schedules and daily task lists, Execute owner contract.
Participated in regular meetings with FFE Designer, hotel ownership and management.
Mold Design Engineer01/2017 to 10/2017Fu-Tek Machine & ToolingAlda, NE
Participated in startup meetings
to assist developing the best design for manufacturability.
Conferred with customers on
managers on design requirements and recommends course
Utilized most advanced
techniques available such as Mold Flow analysis, prior to finalizing mold
design and creating report.
Designed new tools
consistent with customer's need and internal production requirements,
striving for low maintenance, high productivity, low material consumption
Used discretion and
independent judgment, designed new molds of a complex nature to
meet customer's need in Topsolid V7.11 CAD/CAM software.
Developed 3D mold
design, shop drawings & bill of materials from concept phase to full
release for manufacturing.
Supported and adhered to in-house
process and standards, Monitor and documented design progress, Performed minor
tool room corrections to molds.
Constant internal contact with
sales, production, project manager, tool room, and Quality Assurance.
Conferred with 3rd party vendors on mold
manufacturing and design problems, if sub contracted. Followed up with vendors on technical matters.
Inspected new molds upon receiving from vendors.
Observed and recommended procedures during sampling of all new molds.
Assisted cad designer with
design and software questions.
Hands on mold Preventive Maintenance and rebuild
Hot Runner System, and its electrical wiring.
Product design & 3D
modelling of new projects as required.
Provided input on hardware and
software plans, upgrades, licensing and backups.
Chief Engineer03/2007 to 12/2016KMD Hospitality CorpAllentown, PAUndertook projects to develop new property and/or converting property as per franchise requirement. Responsible for purchasing of all FF&E, maintenance supplies and tools. Setting up preventive maintenance and monitoring all five properties. Maintaining life safety devices for emergency of the premises as per local code. Installing and providing technical support for computer hardware and software maintenance. Developing expense reports and coming up with plan to reduce expense and increasing profit margin.
Hotel Manager/Assistant Manager02/2002 to 03/2007Multiple companies
Worked as a receptionist, Maintenance technician. Managed budgets/expenses and personnel. Analyzed and monitor financial information. Addressed and resolved all customer complaints. Collaborated with vendors, suppliers, contractors etc.
Plastic Mold Designer10/1997 to 08/2001High Tech Molds Co., LtdThailand
Joint venture with Haidlmair, Austria, Europe mold manufacturer,
Developed complete mold designs in UG/NX CAD/CAM v.17 from concept phase to full release.
Provided assembly layouts, detail drawings, bills of materials, documents control and 3D models of core & cavity inserts.
Trained new designers to operate Unigraphics software as well as designing mold.
Knowledgeable in CAM.
Planned workload for design department.
Assisted mold making technician to schedule step by step manufacturing mold components.
Plastic Mold Designer07/1995 to 10/1997Tagents Thailand Pvt. ltd.Thailand
Manufacturers of Baby care Products.
Created drawing for many different types of products.
Updated product samples per client requirements and submit for approval.
Participated in all weekly meetings to come up with better products for end consumers.
Came up with preventive maintenance for all types of Molds - Injection molds, blow molds, Silicone molds , TPR, Natural Rubber mold, Compression molds etc.
Responsible for making screen printing layout and developing all types of mold and dies with 3rd party mold manufacturer.
Engineer - Design and Tool room08/1993 to 06/1995Precision Tech EnterprisesNew Delhi, India
Manufacturer of Plastic molds, sheet metal dies for Automobile industry.
Detailed 2D assembly drawings for following using Autocad.
Programing of wired EDM Machine and generating DXF file.
Purchasing, production planning and quality control of all mold parts.
Trainee Engineer06/1991 to 05/1992Cadmach Machinery Co. Pvt. Ltd.India
Manufacturer of Pharmaceutical machines.
Supervision of the production department.
Received training to operate the CNC and other machines.
Co-ordinated with industrial Designers to analyze work and motion study.
Associate of Applied Science: Mechanical Engineering1991C. U. Shah PolytechnicIndia
Plastic Mould Design1993Central Institute of Plastic Engineering & TechnologyIndia
Mechanical Engineering TechnologyLehigh Carbon Community CollegeSchnecksville, PA