Stratasys Direct Manufacturing
Jun 2021 - Present (2 years 3 months)
Operate multi-axis milling machines (Haas, DMG-Mori) and EDMs (Sodick) at a metals 3D-printing company. Work from work orders, drawings, and verbal instructions. Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, depth and angle of cut. Verify dimensions and alignment of finished product post-production for quality assurance.
Sep 2017 - Mar 2020 (2 years 6 months)
Worked for an experiential design firm, detailing the production of various brand experiences, which included trade shows, pop-ups, and brand installations. Used CAD modeling to create construction and installation plans for our building staff, as well as aided in some of the construction. Also managed vendors for project materials, crating, and shipping projects.
Remington Outdoors Company
Dec 2016 - Aug 2017 (8 months)
I worked as a CNC machinist, operating various CNC mills including Bridgeport, Okuma, Fanuc, and HAAS machines and producing gun parts for various platforms.
Lead Designer/Senior Lab Technician
Jan 2015 - Oct 2016 (1 year 9 months)
I worked as a lead designer and lab technician for a prototyping/STEM education company. I ran multiple advanced manufacturing machines such as 3D printers, laser cutters, and CNC milling machines. I also use my CAD programing skills to help create small product designs and help clients with projects.
Whitesburg Middle School
Aug 2014 - May 2015 (9 months)
I taught part time as a 7th and 8th grade mathematics teacher. I prepared lesson plans on a weekly bases, collaborated with the other math teachers, and taught 3 class periods, all while performing all the other duties any full time teacher would. I also sponsored the math team, having weekly after school meetings and competing in tournaments on weekends.
Aug 2013 - Jan 2015 (1 year 5 months)
I worked as a math tutor, aiding students from elementary to high school levels with various levels of math.
Poplar Wine and Spirits
Sep 2009 - Aug 2013 (3 years 11 months)
I was a cashier and sales representative at a wine store that sold wine, liquor, and beer. I was responsible for running a cash register, helping customers choose product, stocking new product, and keeping the store clean. I also worked as a server at wine tastings the store held off location.
Freelance Graphic Designer
Apr 2009 - Jun 2009 (2 months)
I was contracted to create a set of corporate identity materials, including letterheads, brochures, post cards, business cards, and thank you notes for one of their brands, Q-Pass.
Sep 2007 - Nov 2008 (1 year 2 months)
I worked as a project manager for a company that designed and built trade show exhibits, mall kiosks, and custom interiors. I created building plans using 3D CAD programs, ordered materials through various vendors, oversaw the construction of the project from our carpenters, made assembly instructions for the clients, and oversaw the eventual install or crating and shipping of the booths to show. I also communicated with all other entities that were tied to the project to coordinate and keep up with a fixed schedule.