Caz Waskowicz

Freelance CAD Freelancer & Mechanical Engineer

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Location:Imperial, Pennsylvania, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/cazwaskowicz
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
Objective: Obtain an engineering position which compliments my creativity and drive.

Education:
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
Miami University, Oxford, OH
2010 Graduate

Experience:

Lead Mechanical Engineer—Fidelity Flight Simulation (F2Si), Pittsburgh, PA
(2013-Present)
•Engineers and fabricates full motion & static flight simulators for the Navy, Army Reserve, and private companies
•Manager of mechanical engineering team across all projects
•Assisted company growth from a start-up of 14 employees to over 80 as of 2015
•Established company’s engineering department—including modeling/drafting standards, ECR procedures, created part numbering scheme, and incorporated Solidworks EPDM structure for drawing revision and document control
•Brought 3D printing and other new technologies to company for cost-saving in house manufacturing of aircraft instruments and prototyping
•Participates in proposal and design review presentations to customers
•Collaborates and maintains relationships with outside vendors and subcontractors to ensure projects remain on schedule

Mechanical Engineer—Berry Metal Company, Harmony, PA (2010-2013)
•Designed water cooled, solid injection and gas lance systems for use in BOF and EAF steel furnaces
•Collaborated with domestic and overseas metal companies, creating experimental lance tips for special applications and oversaw production of parts in house
•Using ANSYS Mechanical & CFX, redesigned current copper lance tips, tuyeres, and staves to improve internal water cooling and overall lifespan
•Provided engineering support to in-house copper foundry, tracking casting flaws and redesigning molds and methods to improve production
•Traveled to steel mills to oversee lance operation and provide field support
•ISO-9001 Quality Control experience

Internship—ChemImage Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA (2009)
•Collaborated with project manager to create Solidworks parts and drawings for new product, Questioned Documents Examiner
•Verified design specifications of manufactured components

Internship—Bacharach, Incorporated, New Kensington, PA (2008)
•Developed AutoCAD drawings used for assembly of the
Fyrite Insight combustion analyzer
•Assisted with prototype testing of the Fyrite Insight
•Created drawings and bills of materials for new parts and assemblies

Software Experience:

MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project
Autodesk AutoCAD
Autodesk Inventor
Delcam FeatureCAM
Makerbot Makerware
Stratasys Objet Studio ANSYS 12.1 - 14.5
SolidWorks, SolidWorks Simulation
SolidWorks EPDM
Unigraphics NX5
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere Pro

Activities:

ANSYS Mechanical Course Graduate, 2011
ANSYS Design Modeler Course Graute, 2011
KWC Welding Processes and Applications Course Graduate, 2010
Society of Automotive Engineers, student member, 2009-2010
Miami University 2010 SAE Baja Race Team, drivetrain lead, 2009-2010
Miami University 2009 SAE Baja Race Team, Jr. assistant, Spring 2009
North Hills Sports Car Club, 2010-Present
North Allegheny Lacrosse Team, member, 2001-2006
Skills (2) Rating
CAD
Mechanical Engineering