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Saint Joseph, MI
Saint Joseph, MI
CAD Designer in the automotive industry. I am challenged daily to provide quality 3D models and 2D prints, address issues, provide feedback and input on all projects, learn and improve on industry standards while providing the best work possible. .
TrelleborgVibracoustic October 2011- Present CAD Designer Part of the Chassis Group with a main focus to the Commercial Vehicle and Chrysler Development Teams Utilizing SIEMENS NX & Team Center along with Product Center on a daily basis - 3D Modelling of Engine, Transmission, & Body Mounts, Isolators & Dampers, Bushings - Produce 3D CAD Models, drawings, layouts, and/or diagrams from sketches, existing drawings, electronic images, design concepts and/or verbal instructions - Work with Engineers & FEA to capture and produce a design that captures all product requirements for either new or existing products - Help design necessary equipment or fixtures that are needed during the new product development cycle or with installed base products - Experience/understanding of e-systems used in managing BOM and CAD release. - Responsible for my own workload and meeting strict deadlines - Challenged to think about manufacture ability, style/form, and function - Conceptualize ideas Freelance Experience “Rockin the Rec” March 2009 Designed the graphical layout for the promotional poster. It was the first annual event and had a successful turnout. POURfect Products April 2008- August 2008 Using spring like protrusions designed a time efficient whisk, with six times the amount of surface area which decreased whisking time. WMU Recreation Center March 2007- May 2007 Concept sketching and ideation for the welcome desk at the Student Recreation Center. The desk was created in August of 2008. Work Experience Whirlpool Corporation April 2011-September 2011 Trade Partner Support Team Supervisor Whirlpool Corporation February 2010- April 2011 Trade Partner Support Specialist Western Michigan University Recreation Center July 2005 – April 2009 Facility Manager