Tony Peter Lopez

Freelance Engineer & Industrial Engineer

Location:Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 519-896-6951
2 Skills
Tony Lopez
85 Grand River Blvd
Kitchener, On N2E 2T3
(519) 896-6951

Hard working and self motivated individual seeking full time position utilizing my highly trained skills and experience for your company requirements.

Summary of Skills
• Excellent communicator, facilitator and team builder
• Computer literate proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
• Metal Stamping, mig Welding and fabrication
• Assist Engineering planning and execution of design and modification in house and outsourced automated lines , Assemblies and builds
• Visualize products to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts and functions and Component modification and rebuilds
• Studied and Understand and Evaluate as well as design Working drawings and blue prints
• Able to assist Engineers in identifying and resolving die design, mechanical and automated changes to tooling , and prototype builds
• Able to identify problems effectively diagnose causes and determine corrective actions included in Quality Control
• Inspections of parts and measurements using hand measuring tools and gages including Geometric tolerance and dimensioning
• Able to maintain, operate lathes, milling machines, precision grinders ,vertical boring mill, Blanchard grinders, mig and stick welding
• Excellent presentation skills involving proposals and module restructure
• Excellent assembler mechanical and trouble shooting and inspections


Tool and Die Maker apprenticeship program 1995-1997 Graduate
Sheridan College, Oakville
Licensed Tool and Die Maker 1998-present
Ski Resort Management and operations 1992-1993
Humber College, Toronto

Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance
2-BQuality, Kitchener 2001-2002
Employment History:

Tool and Die Maker 1992-present
Technologies 2000, Kitchener,On
Thyssen Krupp Budd Canada, Kitchener,On
Bes Tool and Die, Cambridge, On
Igar Tool and Die, Cambridge, On
Novy integrated systems, Waterloo
Innovative tooling solutions, Kitchener,On

• Consistently met or exceeded tool design, capability while maintaining cost and cycle time.
• Studied blue print, sketch, model, and other specifications and planned layout assisting in final fabrication and tool overview/ build
• Group Leader for the Tool and Die Makers, Hydro form and Assembly Prototype for 7yrs at Thyssen Krupp Canada.
• Responded efficiently to written and telephone requests for Engineering changes and dimensional moves and Modifications while preventing down time
• Heat-treated tools and parts.
• Install electrical and hydraulic components such as photo eyes, P.I.P, sensors and all aspects of clamping procedures involved in automated welding for part position
• Developed a preventative maintenance schedule, providing decreased down time and cycle improvements.
• Verified dimensions, alignments and clearances using measuring instruments
• Supervisor for Press shop die set and hit to hit specialist.

Operations Supervisor 2007-present
Chicopee Ski Club 1986-1992, Camp fortune 1992-1993
• Maintained supervision and Leadership skills for Maintenance staff.
• Provide Assistance to Ski Patrol Staff during Emergence procedures.
• Scheduling staff in lift operator positions.
• Assist in Maintenance and repair of all ariel Chair Lifts.
• Provide customer services.
• 5 years involvement as snowmaker and supervisor
• Worked with Ratnik snow industries on prototype gun testing camp fortune.

Owner Operator
Meltdown Snowboard Shop 2004-2006
• Built and designed layout of sports store.
• Provided sales and customer services to all patrons.
• Purchasing of all store Merchandising.
• Marketing designs for all patrons and possible customers.
• Supplied all customers with ski and snowboard tune ups.
• Assembled all bicycles and tune ups.

Deer Ridge Golf club 1993-1997

• Worked on layout and implementation of irrigation system.
• Built and installed bridges, cart paths and fabrication of fencing.
• Greens keeping duties including cutting of greens, fairways sand bunkers and repair of irrigation blow outs.
• Operator of front end loader and backhoe as well as all machinery.
• Clearing of land and design and chainsaw clearing duties, sharpening.
• Maintenance of all equipment, and P.M.

Personal Interests:
• Football-Captain of two City Championship Teams for Eastwood Collegiate.
• Rugby-Captain of WCCSA Championship Teams for Eastwood Collegiate.
• Mountain Biking-Have entered numerous 24 hr team race endurance events.
• Entered and accomplished Raid the North Bon Echo Eco Challenge.
• Raced competitively cross country and downhill mountain bike events1997-present.
• Advocate for bicycle trails and maintenance through IMBA
• Member of IMBA
• Certified Standard first Aid Plus Level C CPR Infant Child and Adult
• Assembly of bicycles and preventative maintenance through Meltdown sports store
• Longstanding Member of Kelso mountain bike park and trails as well as Halton Hills and Mountsberg conservation
• Certified Lift truck operator class 4

Upon Request