Patrick Reiman
Chemical Engineer

1205 Second Avenue North
Clear Lake, Iowa 50428
E-mail reiman@netins.net


OBJECTIVE Seeking a career in Chemical Engineering with interest in Processing Operations and Production Applications

EXPERIENCE

A TO Z DRYING (June, 1996-Present)
Osage, Iowa
Dryer Production Manager

  • Monitored the plant waste water to reduce the amount of Biological Oxygen Demand.
  • Operated 1.5 million dollar spray dryers.
  • Responsible for ordering and replacing electrical control devices on spray dryers.
  • Analyzed product for moisture and particle size to ensure customer specifications.
  • Monitored the plant boilers for build up of dissolved solids and corrosion to get maximum efficiency.
  • Communicated with sub-contractors to allow work done during down-time on spray dryers.
  • RIVER CITY COMMUNICATIONS (December, 1995-June, 1996)
    Mason City, Iowa
    Security Technician

  • Installed, repaired, and programmed microprocessor controlled security systems for commercial and private businesses.

    UNISYS (SPERRY) CORPORATION (1982-1991)
    Clear Lake, Iowa
    Senior Manufacturing Technician

  • Installed, updated, and repaired UNISYS computers worldwide, to save down-time for customers.
  • Utilized SPC and JIT to make manufacturing of products more efficient.
  • Implemented over 3000 corrective action items to ensure quality improvement of product.
  • Analyzed returned defects in order to identify common errors and reported the results to the department of quality.
  • Involved with start-up and trouble-shooting new product lines.
  • Trained co-workers and new employees on product lines, thereby creating more efficient workers.

    EDUCATION
    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (1995)
    B.S. Chemical Engineering

    Waldorf college, Forest City, Iowa (1991)
    Pre-Engineering Program(55 credits)

    Riverland Technical College, Rochester, Minnesota (1982)
    Diploma, Electronic Technician Program

    E-mail reiman@netins.net