Kanata, ON K2M 1C5
Aerospace Engineer ▪ Mechanical Engineering Technologist
Results-driven Professional seeks opportunity to contribute technical proficiencies and
strong project management skills to optimize operations of a dynamic organization.
♦ Key areas of Expertise ♦
Research and Development
Controlled Goods Program
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Ø Escalate business development through strategic planning and innovative designs which increase productivity and revenue growth; easily adapt to new environments and consistently exceed expectations
Ø Self-motivated with hands-on experience in the general aviation industry; aircraft maintenance, laboratory procedures, process development, equipment design and integration, 3-D and 2-D modeling, and finite element analysis
Ø Exhibit knowledge in aircraft conceptual and systems design, aerospace propulsion, aerodynamics and heat transfer, engineering materials, composite materials, certification and aviation management; participated in flight-testing
Ø Organized and detail-oriented with strong leadership qualities; proficient in project management, strategic planning, and cost estimating
Ø Demonstrate diagnostic and collaborative problem-solving skills; exhibit proficiency in translating needs into customized solutions
yyyyyy x. yyyyyyEmployment History
Aircraft Maintenance Technician 00/2009 C 00/2010
Chapman Aircraft Services Ltd. ▪ Arnprior, ON
Maximized operations by conducting repairs and thorough annual inspections
Key player who removed piston engine for overhaul and assisted in re-installation
Mechanical Engineering (Co-op)/Engineering Services 00/2008 C 00/2009
Curtiss-Wright Controls C Embedded Computing ▪ Ottawa, ON
Participated in an intense 4-month co-op student program; took the initiative to capitalize on opportunities for gaining practical experience to design, develop, analyze, and test thermal/structural aspects of Circuit Card Assemblies (CCAs)
Successfully designed and developed thermal models of circuit board computers
Essential team player in the airflow through design for the G/ATOR-CCA chassis; reduced the chassis pressure over 1200% achieving design requirements in CFD
Increased expertise by assisting in thermal, shock, and vibration analysis of LAIRCM-IV CCAs
efficiently solved vibration failures minimizing delay and cost
reduced testing schedule overruns; participated in thermal qualification to expedite the process
Spearheaded development of thermal models and frame drawings for several CCAs including the VPX3-127
Successfully launched thermal analysis and completed environmental test reports for diverse projects
Process Engineering Technologist, New Model Group 00/2005 C 00/2006
DYNA-MIG Manufacturing of Stratford ▪ Stratford, ON
Attained full-time position after gleaning experience as a co-op student; designed and organized documentation and drawings for spare parts and plant layouts
Played vital role in start-up of $30M resistance spot welding line for the Pontiac Torrent, Chevrolet Equinox, and Suzuki XL-7 rear frame; controlled critical trial part builds of the XL-7 model to improve part dimension and troubleshoot the welding line
Skillfully managed installation of resistance nut welders; effectively designed welding jigs and developed weld settings for materials new to the company
Analyzed engine mounts and assisted supplier in developing the bushing design and insertion techniques to prevent the nylon can of the bushing from cracking during insertion
Successfully prepared process plans of new and modified cells for quotation purposes
Drafting Technologist (Co-op), Manufacturing Engineering Group 00/2003 C 00/2004
Accuride Canada Inc. ▪ London, ON
Co-op Student who accurately prepared project drawings; proposed alternative concepts for cold rolling and assembly line improvements
Generated engineering drawings utilizing creative designs for part flow and changeover improvement concepts
Established machine layout drawings using engineering data and machine component essentials; skillfully created drawings while updating and maintaining associated record files
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Proficient in welding skills utilizing RSW/RPW, and GMAW
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Education & Professional Development
Bachelor of Engineering in Aerospace, Carleton University ▪ Ottawa, ON Anticipated 04/2011
Emphasis in Aerodynamics, Propulsion, and Vehicle Performance
Member of Flight Test group for 4th Year Aerospace Engineering Aircraft (UAV) Project in co-operation with Sander Geophysics Ltd.
Applied Science Technology in Mechanical Engineering, (Mobile Equipment) with Co-Op Option 2006
Fanshawe College ▪ London, ON
Recipient of the David Clarke Memorial Bursary Award, 2003
Student Pilot Permit, Chapman Aviation Ltd ▪ Arnprior, ON 2009
Advanced Thermal Modeling, ANSYS Inc.
Aerial Lift and Fall Arrest Training; Chapman Aircraft Services Ltd.
Kanata, ON K2M 1C5
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Dear [Insert Name]:
This letter and the enclosed r sum are an expression of my interest in seeking a rewarding position as [Aerospace Engineering Technologist] within your organization. I bring valuable training and experience which makes me an excellent match for your advertised position.
You will gain a dedicated and motivated individual who can communicate well with all levels of the organization. I am able to inspire others to achieve common goals and create innovative solutions to complex problems. Expertise in project management, process development, document management, aircraft maintenance, laboratory procedures, and equipment design and integration are some of my strengths.
I would appreciate the opportunity to meet with you to discuss how my skills and background might fit in with [Organization Name s] current and future needs. Please do not hesitate to contact me for further information or to arrange an interview that best suits your schedule. Thank you for your time and consideration.
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