My areas of expertise include precision sheet metal fabrication, mechanical design and detail drafting for the automation and Precision Fabrication Industries.
I have extensive experience in design for manufacturability and cost reduction. I am a team player with strong work ethics, excellent communication skills and a drive for continual improvement.
My management experience includes personnel, production planning, continuous quality improvement and development of training programs and departmental procedures and policies.
My technical skills include the following:
* 15 years of experience in lean manufacturing
* Experience with six sigma methodology and data driven continuous improvement
* Extensive experience in design for manufacturability
* Expert in precision sheet metal design and manufacture
* Accomplished CNC programmer
* Various 2D and 3D design and manufacturing software (SolidWorks, SigmaNest, Fabriwin, Bysoft, Dr. Abe, etc.)
* Expert level SolidWorks professional (SW2001 to SW2013)
* SolidWorks simulation
* SolidWorks product data management (PDM)
* Familiar with AutoCAD, CADKey, Mechanical Desktop, etc.
* Microsoft project
* Strong understanding of ANSI/ASME Y14.5M and GD&T
* Component sourcing for design and budget considerations
* Strong skills in customer and vendor relations