Sheridan Cummings

Freelance CAD Freelancer, Mechanical Engineer, & More

Location:Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
8 Skills
I am an experienced Project Manager and Designer with a strong background in networking, communications, and electro-mechanical systems. I have solid moral values and good interpersonal skills with a lifetime history of success in supervisory and management positions. I have the personality, grit, and determination to manage a busy and conflicting workload, without dropping any balls. I can draw on my technical knowledge, expertise, and experience to always deliver more than what is expected of myself and my team. I possess a strong connection to the local manufacturing community and my experience gives me the insight to recognize the appropriate tools to apply to the successful initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and completion of the projects I am involved with.

Extensive experience in design and management related software packages, including AutoCAD 2018, Solidworks 2014, Creo 3.0, Ansys 2018, Parts & Vendors database, Quick Books and others.
20 years experience designing parts for gas turbine engine oil systems, fuel and throttle control systems, complete system control consoles for ships, submarine and engine test facilities.
8 years experience designing Mil Spec 810 shipping containers for delicate instruments and equipment.
Experienced mold designer for rotational and vacuum plastic molding systems.
Experience with hydraulic extrusion and pipe benders, and sheet metal shears and brakes.
4 years of hands on tool and die machining experience.
10 years experience managing a small company using Quickbooks (18 employees). Includes 4 years of successful SR&ED submissions.