1205 Second Avenue North
Clear Lake, Iowa 50428
OBJECTIVE Seeking a career in Chemical Engineering with interest in Processing Operations and Production Applications
A TO Z DRYING (June, 1996-Present)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.
Dryer Production Manager
RIVER CITY COMMUNICATIONS (December, 1995-June, 1996)Installed, repaired, and programmed microprocessor controlled security
systems for commercial and private businesses.
Mason City, Iowa
UNISYS (SPERRY) CORPORATION (1982-1991)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.
Clear Lake, Iowa
Senior Manufacturing Technician
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