MichaelThomasDesigns
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About

18 years of Mechanical Engineering including heavy machinery design, reverse engineering, material handling equipment, hydraulics, PLC automation, high pressure pumps, and aircraft cabin interiors. Experienced with GD&T, Solidworks, Autodesk Inventor, and AutoCAD.
Pictures or more details about specific project experience is available upon request.

Experience

  • Mechanical Engineeer NLB · Feb 2018 – Dec 2019 1 yrs 10 mos Wixom, MI Design high pressure pump systems for industrial cleaning applications. Custom projects include custom steel skids, trailers, and hydraulic machinery to remotely control high pressure pumps and precisely aim nozzle from a remote location. Software used include Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD.
  • Engineering Manager Garrett Engineering · Apr 2017 – Jan 2018 9 mos Detroit, MI Engineering consulting working on a variety of engineering design projects, directing other engineers on the team in order to complete our projects successfully and timely as specified by our customers.
  • Mechanical Engineer Good Earth Tools · Sep 2014 – Apr 2017 2 yrs 7 mos Festus, MO Design railroad construction and maintenance equipment including on-track machinery and heavy machine attachments/tools using Solidworks. Tasks include mechanical and hydraulic design, drawing and BOM creation, cost estimation, troubleshooting, and providing direction to manufacturing facilities.
  • Mechanical Engineer Worksaver · Jan 2014 – Sep 2014 8 mos Litchfield, IL Designed new tractor implements including tractor and skid steer attachments. Implements include hydraulically actuated grapples, fork lifts, post drivers, and graders.
  • Mechanical Engineer The Material Works · Apr 2012 – Aug 2013 1 yrs 4 mos Red Bud, IL Designed, tested and implemented design improvements to steel processing machinery. Reverse engineering of large steel processing machinery.
  • Mechnical Engineer Jet Aviation · Aug 2008 – Apr 2012 3 yrs 8 mos Cahokia, IL Design corporate jet cabin interiors including cabinetry, seating, plumbing, ventilation systems and electrical wiring.
  • Mechanical Engineer Ford Motor Company · Jun 2000 – Jun 2005 5 yrs Dearborn, MI, USA

Education

  • University of Missouri - Rolla MS Systems Engineering 2006 – 2007
  • University of Missouri - Rolla BS Mechanical Engineering 1993 – 2000
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Location

Jackson, MI, United States