Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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An innovative engineer looking to secure a Mechanical Engineering position where I can continue to develop my technical and design skills.

5 years of experience in manufacturing, testing and design using Pro-E 4.0 Versed in ASME sec 16.34, 16.50 & 16.47 and ASTM codes for valve designing.

Working experience with API 607, 609, 598 & 6A. Hands on experience with manufacturing, assembly and testing.

Deep knowledge of Finite Element Analysis used ANSYS Workbench for structural, thermal and CFD analysis.

Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics includes steady state gas & liquid flow, compressible flow, two phase flow. Other Codes and standards includes: API 520 & API 521 Relief valves, API piping & valve codes, NACE, Hazardous locations (ATEX, FM, UL approvals). Computer skills include Pro/E, AutoCAD, ANSYS (FEA), MATLAB and Excel, Word etc. Capable of working well with team members on problem solving under tight deadlines.

  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
  • Analysis of various kinds of cracks, calculating stress intensity, energy release rate, J-integrals in 2-D and 3-D, stress/strain concentration factor in infinitely wide plates using ANSYS.
  • Graduate Project on "Control of mechanical systems" using MATLAB.
  • Optimization of Heat Exchanger by formulating its mathematical model and solving it with the help of Lagrange's Multipliers and MathCAD.
  • Industry Affiliations / Scholarship / Fellowship Recipient of Lamar University Dean's Graduate Scholarship for the entire Master's Degree program.
Valve and Actuator Engineer, to
Collins AerospaceFoley, AL,
  • Leads one or more professionals and technicians on a project basis.
  • Ensures that project members understand business goals and creates energy and action toward those goals Creates, reviews and approves designs, drawings, DBI's (database information), specifications, etc.
  • of existing or new technology or applications.
  • Ensures that assignments meet standards and performance requirements within area of expertise.
  • Uses the CAD/CAM and database systems and facilities to make layouts, analyze designs, evaluate equipment systems and generate new equipment designs.
  • Prepares documentation, information and communications such as ECN (Engineering Change Notices), DBI (Data Base Information) and engineering specifications and ensures conformance to all policies and procedures related to engineering functions, labor reporting and systems reporting.
  • Develops unique solutions for complex technical problems that may include the design of new systems or the development of solutions having few or no precedents.
  • Consults with other departments on equipment designs and questions.
  • Anticipates potential problems and proactively solves complex problems through creative thinking, using internal and external resources.
  • Prepares technical data and papers for sales personnel, customers and publications.
  • Makes field trips with sales and service personnel with new products and technical applications.
  • Assists and checks the work of drafters, designers and less experienced engineers.
  • Assists with the development of new professionals.
  • Accepts ownership of conceptual designs and regularly sponsors projects to higher management.
  • Leads product standardization projects Writes and delivers technical papers for publication Attends appropriate industry related professional society meetings and functions in order to stay informed of and make good use of new technology, products and personal development opportunities.
Mechanical Engineer, 01/2009 to 01/1
Barry-WehmillerModesto, CA,
  • Designed Triple offset valves (using Pro-E) and high pressure butterfly valves per ASME standards for class 150 & 300, size range from 3"-48", material selection per ASTM.
  • Made, checked and approved drawings as well as Engineering Revision Notices as needed.
  • Developed and reviewed detailed technical documents such as component drawings, assembly drawings, BOM's and purchased item data sheets.
  • Did torque, stress, pressure drop, CV etc.
  • calculations for various parts and complete valve assembly using mechanical engineering skills (e.g.
  • Fluid Mechanics, Strength of Materials, etc.) Reviewed production samples to approve or reject with comments Provided technical support to manufacturing, assembly and testing of triple offset valves.
  • Testing includes: Shell TAT testing (seat and fugitive emission leakage test) on class 300 triple offset valves, seat leakage on prototype and production valves per API 598.
  • Tested and evaluated new product prototypes and extensions of existing products.
  • Analyzed various industrial and government standards and support the qualification of Bray products by various industrial and government standards (TALUFT, ATEX, ASME, API and NACE).
  • Handled assembly issues by working in direct contact with product assembly department.
  • Data base management using MK Recommended and requisitioned the purchase of equipment, materials and services required to support the design and testing of new products and extension of existing products.
  • Performed Linear, Non-linear, Static, Transient and Non-transient engineering analysis using Ansys Structural and Ansys Thermal packages (stress and displacement analysis on disc, stem and body using Ansys Structural, also calculated thermal expansion on disc and body during super heated steam process using Ansys Thermal).
  • Calculated valve Cv's by using CFD.
  • Other projects: Designed Pressure Independent Control Valve (using Pro-E) to maintain constant flow at outlet with pressure fluctuating.
Project Engineer, 01/2008 to 01/2009
Texas System And Controls, Inc, ,
  • Assisted clients in providing directed Project engineering leadership in the design development and production of quality cost effective process system package.
  • Reviewed customer specifications and requirements, selected proper instruments, design mechanical equipment and prepared piping estimates.
  • Monitored and maintained system P&ID's, P&ID BOM,control valve sizing, relief valve sizing, Prepared instrument and specialty item data sheets, participated in design review meetings.
  • Interfaced with drafting, Purchasing, Project management and production during all stages of the project Sized and selected equipment (Tanks/Vessels, Regulators, Transmitters, Relief valves, Flow meters, Gauges & Indicators, Piping , Fittings, Valves, etc.) Prepared cut sheets, Vessel Data Sheets, Engineering Documents Submittals, miscellaneous calculations, lists and data sheets etc.
  • Responsible for purchase order compliance, design compliance and budgetary responsibility.
  • Highlight Project: "Technip / BHP Billiton Angostura gas project": Inlet Separator Skid No.1 and Fuel Gas Skid including Knockout Vessel and Scrubber Vessel, Duplex Coalescing Vessel and Super Heater Vessel respectively and associated piping and instrumentation for Trinidad Offshore location.
M.S: Mechanical Engineering, Expected in 2008
Lamar University - Beaumont, Texas
GPA: GPA: 3.5
Mechanical Engineering GPA: 3.5
B.S: Mechanical Engineering, Expected in
Punjab Technical University - Jalandhar,
Mechanical Engineering
Ansys, API, CAD/CAM, creative thinking, clients, Data Base, database, DBI, documentation, drafting, engineering analysis, government, leadership, Materials, material selection, mechanical, mechanical engineering, meetings, personnel, policies, Pro-E, Project management, publications, publication, Purchasing, quality, reporting, sales, Shell, technical support, unique

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