Freelance Industrial Designer
May 2009 - Present (12 years 1 month)
Developing Products ranging from physical to digital, in a wide range of industries from medical, to kitchenware, to aerospace.
Bye Aerospace Inc.
2019 - 2019
Specialized in Human Factor and Ergonomic Design of eFlyer2 and eFlyer4 - Designing the Interior Cabin all interior linings, glare shield, center console, handles, grips, placards, lighting. - Determining placement and Design of exterior handles, and step, for ingress and egress. - Proving concepts with fully scalable and articulate human models. - Additionally tasked with PLM Teamcenter maintenance, Electrical Routing Design, and Topographical Optimization. - Siemens NX 12.0, Siemens Teamcenter PLM, Adobe Photoshop CC, Aerospace Design for Type Certificate.
Straight Flight Inc - SNC
2017 - 2019 (2 years)
Design Custom Aircraft Modifications and Repairs - Created new custom Designs for aircraft modifications, repairs, workstations and tools - Produced renderings, animations and videos for customer centered marketing - Improved current workflow with macro automation and scripting - Learned detailed knowledge of aircraft manufacturing and design
3D Systems, Inc
2015 - 2017 (2 years)
International Supply Company
2014 - 2015 (1 year)
Hired into Mechanical Engineering Department to Design Proposals and Submittals - Drafted and designed mechanical layouts in AutoCAD 2013 - Modeled shop release assemblies in Inventor 2013 David Jones Designer II - DavidAJones1287@Gmail.com - 309-657-5134 - Trained in steel construction and manufacturing processes - Reviewed prints, parts and material data to improve designs - Inventor 2015, AutoCAD 2015, Excel Spreadsheet
2012 - 2014 (2 years)
Supported Caterpillar's Item Reuse Catalog - NitroMation Warehouse - Developed integration between Pro/E and NitroMation - Fixed team's work processes to improve workflow and efficiency - Developed computer macros to streamline tasks - Created quarterly maintenance report to aid in data accuracy - Trained in print reading for machined parts, assemblies, groups, and arrangements - Pro/E Wildfire 4.0, Visual Basic Excel Spreadsheet Supported Caterpillar's Purchasing Department - Procurement Categorization Code - Developed Computer Macros in Excel to integrate data systems and data entry - Validated data and maintained database for entire purchasing system - Improved process for validation for my positon as well as entire team - Gained experience in Caterpillar print reading and product knowledge - Visual Basic Programming, Computer Macros, Excel Spreadsheet
Design Draftsman I
2010 - 2012 (2 years)
Rehired after Successful Internship to Run Drafting Department - Worked with clients and team to develop designs and meet deadlines - Created macro systems to streamline tasks - Improved website graphics and updated all other graphics - Trained in Industrial Electrical and Plumbing Code Requirements