Donald A. Howard
Donald A. Howard
2243 Hamilton-Cleves Rd. #25
Hamilton, Ohio 45013
Motivated and integrated results oriented and adaptable to change with experience and continued education supporting projects for various Fortune 500 companies. Extensive experience in the aerospace, automotive, locomotive, and power generation industries. Expertise in combining technical and interpersonal skills to effectively meet or exceed customer and management specifications and expectations. Strong management, computer and communication skills with an excellent work and attendance record.
Mechanical Layout Designer
CDI Engineering Cincinnati, Ohio 2013-2014
Responsible for mechanical layout of various GE Aircraft engine instrumentation group utilizing Teamcenter and Unigraphics NX7.5 and vismockup.
Mechanical Layout Lead Designer/Manager
Genpact/Triumph Engineering Group Springdale, Ohio 2012-2013
Responsible for mechanical layout of various locomotive component parts for the rail division of GE Transportation utilizing Teamcenter and Unigraphics NX7.5. Providing design and config support to members of Executive Management on various materials.
Belcan Engineering Group Inc. Blue Ash, Ohio 2003- 2012
Provide drafting and designer support to the GE Aircraft Engines Configuration group utilizing Teamcenter and Unigraphics NX4. Projects have included GENX, JSF, and BE Aerospace.
CDI Engineering Cincinnati, Ohio 2000-2003
Responsible for 3D CAD design of GE external configuration tubing utilizing ICDS software, DPA, vismockup, UG v15 & v16.
Belcan Engineering Group, inc. Blue Ash, Ohio 1995 - 2000
Responsible for the 3D CAD design and detail of various P.W. aircraft component parts such as, casting and machining parts, tube assembly systems, and bracket support parts utilizing UG. v9 -v15 and various other CAD systems.
CADCAM, INC. Cincinnati, Ohio 1995 - 1995
Generated layouts of pump and motor assembly drawings for customer orders. Created new pump designs utilizing UG. V9 and v10 solid modeling techniques.
Rapid Design Services Dayton, Ohio 1994 - 1995
Provided support to the suspension design group for the automotive division using UG. V9 and v10. Design and detail of rotary position sensor parts utilizing solid modeling and virtual assembly techniques.
General Electric Aircraft Engines Evendale, Ohio 1984 - 1994
Responsible for moderate to complex details on various CAD systems for the Structures group. Generated complex details for commercial, marine and industrial engines
Cad Drafting/Design, Southern Ohio College, Cincinnati, Oh, Associates Degree, 1986
Descriptive Geometry I & II , Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance, Unigraphics v9 thru nx7.5, Unigraphics Routing Electrical, Teamcenter
Air Force - 1977 - 1981
Aircraft Maintenance Specialist