Paulo Moreira

Freelance Drafting Freelancer & Industrial Designer

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Location:Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/paulomoreira
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2 Skills
$70
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Profile: Well experienced Mechanical Engineering Technologist in Design, Quality, Testing, Calibration and Metrology.
with working experience abroad and in Canada

Core Qualifications
• Post secondary education in Mechanical Engineering Technology
• Team leader of agricultural equipment manufacturing
• Experience in the plastic manufacturing field
• Great communicator, organized, confident and a great team objectives player
• Computer skills: Pro-Engineer, Solidworks, MS Office, AS400
• Languages: English, Portuguese, French ( Basic reading )

Relevant Skills, Experience and knowledge

• Metrology and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
• 10 years experience in Pro-Engineer and 1 in Solidworks
• Experience in manufacturing environments of metal and plastic components
• CMM Experience on a CNC Brown and Sharpe with PC-Dmis and a Manual Mitutoyo
• Gauge Repeatability and Reliability testing, Travel and Efforts testing
• Laboratory testing: Corrosion, Humidity, Hot, Cold, Humidity, Chemical and Weld Penetration
• Contact suppliers on a regular basis
• Product development team meetings

Professional Experience

Testing Technologist May 2013 to Present
ABC Group
North York, Ontario, Canada

• Management and testing performance of complex DVP&R.
• Precise and timely reporting to business units.
• Participation in product development team meetings with OEM.
• Knowledge of laboratory testing equipment.

Industrial Automation Designer June 2012 to December 2012 (Contract)
ACPA - Automação Industrial (www.acpa.pt )
Terrugem, Sintra, Portugal
ACPA is an Industrial Automation Equipment Manufacturer primarily for the automotive industry, supplying countries like: Spain, India, Indonesia and Canada

• Developed automation solutions for the manufacturing industry.
• Idealization of 3D CAD models, assemblies as well as shop drawings.
• Managed outsourced and internally manufactured material.
• Was the face of the company dealing with international customers.
• Administration of time with suppliers to meet delivery dates.

Agricultural Equipment Designer February 2002 to June 2012
Galucho - Industrias Metalomecânicas, S.A. (www.galucho.pt)
São Joao das Lampas, Sintra, Portugal
Galucho is the largest company of the region, and also one of the largest manufacturers of agricultural equipment in Portugal exporting to 17 countries worldwide

• Developed and continuously improved all three pivot agricultural trailers.
• Developed and enhanced all conic agriculture national and export trailers.
• Designed and improved livestock trailer.
• Developed and problem solved a 12 cubic meter manure spreader.
• Produced parts manuals in three languages. ( Portuguese, English and French )

Quality Assurance Technician March 1999 to January 2002
Galucho - Industrias metalomecânicas, S.A. (www.galucho.pt )
São Joao das Lampas, Sintra, Portugal
Galucho is the largest company of the region, and also one of the largest manufacturers of agricultural equipment in Portugal exporting to 17 countries worldwide

• Management of all calibrations. Internal and External.
• Calibration of most of the company's internal Measuring Equipment.
• Performed metrology.
• Collaborated on Internal Quality Audits.
• Analyzed non-conformities: Internal and External.
• Performed mechanical and chemical tests. ( Hardness, resilience and tensile tests, weld penetration )

Metrologist March 1997 to July 1998
Collins & Aikman Plastics, Scarborough, On

• Corrected GD & T on project drawings.
• Coordinated all dimensional work in the lab.
• Ordered, inspected and approved all CMM/SPC fixtures.
• Performed & coordinated GRR's on CMM fixtures.
• Performed dimensional analysis and layouts and supported lab initiatives as required.

Education

Mechanical Engineering Technology Diploma 1995
Sheridan College, Brampton, ON

Mechanical Engineering Tool Design Diploma 1992
George Brown College, Toronto, ON
Skills (2) Rating
Drafting
Industrial Design