Materials Handling Solutions Duncan, SC Oct. 2016- Present
Inspect and troubleshoot mechanical and electrical issues and complete repairs
Ability to read and trouble shoot 3 phase motor controls and drives
Regularly perform at extensive heights and in high stress environments
Responsible for new hire training
Piedmont Overhead Door Easley, SC Sep. 2015- Oct. 2016
Install and troubleshoot overhead doors, personal doors, dock levelers and dock locks
Gained ample experience with Electrical wiring which includes but not limited to Safety relays, Limit switches, Servo motors , transformers and control panels
Acquired necessary skills on Utilizing power tools and welding equipment
Repair, replace, or fabricate worn or broken parts.
Maintain an organized and efficient work area
Central Textiles Central, SC June 2013- Jan.2014
Maintenance Technician (Temporary Assignment)
Performed routine maintenance around plant.
Replaced motors and pumps.
Trouble shoot down machines and fix them.
Nutra Manufacturing Greenville, SC Jan. 2013 – April 2013
Tooling Technician (Temporary Assignment)
Assisted in performing reliability on the equipment by tracking PM’s and keeping up with logistics on parts sent out to OEM distributors and repair shops.
Performed routine maintenance to equipment to include tearing down and rebuilding pumps.
Replaced any damaged parts such as pistons, seals, slides, valves etc.
JTEKT Automotive Piedmont, SC May 2012 – Sept. 2012
CNC Machine Operator (School Schedule Conflict)
Operated, adjusted, and performed work on CNC machines.
Trouble-shot and performed PM maintenance of CNC machines.
Off-set perimeters and changed inserts according to factory specifications.
Performed regular audits to ensure the process is with in tolerance defined by Quality .
Made necessary adjustments in case of any deviations from the process .
Relayed all and any quality issues to line leader or quality supervisor.
Steuken Fountain Inn, SC Oct. 2011 – April 2012
Eddy Current Technician (Laid Off)
Wired and replaced PLC’s & Drives.
Performed fabrication and installation tasks as required.
Operated machines used for the non-destructive testing of automotive systems.
Produced high volume precision metal components and parts.
Used known parameters and test/master parts to optimize quality settings on machines to ensure they are properly rejecting non-conforming parts.
Provided first line of defense in the event of Downtime or Quality concern caused by machines.
Placed 2nd at State Championships – Industrial Motor Controls
Motor Controls, Panel Boards, Programmable Logical Controllers (PLC’s), Meter Mounting Equipment, Low Voltage Switchgears, Load Centers, Lighting Control, Electricity, Electrical Products, DC Drives, Control Components, Circuit Breakers, Busway, AC Motors and AC Drives
Tri County Technical College Pendleton, SC Aug. 2011 – Dec.2012
AAS Applied Sciences – General Technology – Mechatronics
B.J. Skelton Career Center Easley, SC 2011
Mechatronics Integrated Technologies 1 & 2
Light machine work, robotics, pneumatics, hydraulics, wiring, PLC’s, trouble-shooting, welding
Pickens High School Pickens, SC 2011
High School Diploma
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