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John Parkinson
3627 Pine Ridge Ct #Apt 117 Moline, IL 61265
john@johnrparkinson.com

John Parkinson

I am seeking contract, part- or full-time employment opportunities.

I am a recent BS graduate from Western Illinois University's Engineering program. I am currently working for Quad City Manufacturing Lab which is located in Rock Island, IL, but I will be getting married next fall so I am looking to move back home to the Peoria area.

Work History — Experience: 1 year

CompanyTitleDatesCity, StateIndustry, Site and Responsibilities
Quad City Manufacturing LaboratoryProject Engineer06/2011–05/2015Rock Island, Illinois Manufacturing Research and Development—Rapid Prototyping (Direct Metal Laser Sintering and Laser Additive Manufacturing); Spark Plasma Sintering and Friction Stir Welding Manufacturing Technologies; Responsibilities included setting process parameters for various machines, creating detailed reports of project procedures, and finding solutions to problems that arise with equipment

Education

SchoolDegree/MajorGPADatesWhereTranscript
Western Illinois University/Engineering and Meteorology3.97308/2007 to 05/2012Moline, Illinoisdownload
Spoon River College/General Science and Website Design4.008/2005 to 05/2008Canton, Illinoisdownload
Western Illinois University/Engineering and Meteorology3.97308/2007 to 05/2012Moline, Illinoisdownload
Spoon River College/General Science and Website Design4.008/2005 to 05/2008Canton, Illinoisdownload

Software Proficiencies

SoftwareProficiencyLast Used
SOLIDWORKSBeginner: 500-2000 hoursLess than a Month
AutoCADSchool Experience2 months
Beginner: 500-2000 hoursLess than a Month
COMSOL MultiphysicsSchool ExperienceLess than a Month
ANSYS HFSSSchool ExperienceLess than a Month
MATLABSchool ExperienceLess than a Month
School ExperienceLess than a Month
Microsoft OutlookSchool ExperienceLess than a Month

Training

No training listed

Earned Certifications

TypeTitleCertificate Image
Professional Engineer InternProfessional Engineer Interndownload
Professional Engineer InternProfessional Engineer Interndownload

I Want To Do…

Skills
Finite Element Analysis
Finite Element Analysis

I Can Do…

SkillsProficiency
SolidWorksBeginner: 500-2000 hours
Finite Element AnalysisBeginner: 500-2000 hours
Project ManagementBeginner: 500-2000 hours
SolidWorksBeginner: 500-2000 hours
Finite Element AnalysisBeginner: 500-2000 hours
Project ManagementBeginner: 500-2000 hours

Portfolio Projects

TitleProject File
Spark Plasma Sintering FEA Modeldownload
Spark Plasma Sintering FEA Modeldownload

Professional References

Mr Korby Heinsen
Project Engineer
Ph. 309.716.1995
Quad City Manufacturing Laboratory
, Rock Island, Illinois
United States
Dr William Pratt
Director
Ph. 309.762.9481 ext 62783
WIU School of Engineering
3300 River Drive, Moline, Illinois 61265
United States
Mr Korby Heinsen
Project Engineer
Ph. 309.716.1995
Quad City Manufacturing Laboratory
, Rock Island, Illinois
United States
Dr William Pratt
Director
Ph. 309.762.9481 ext 62783
WIU School of Engineering
3300 River Drive, Moline, Illinois 61265
United States

Current Status

Will Relocate:
Yes
Where:
--
Must Relocate:
No
Currently Working:
Yes
When Available:
2 weeks
2 Weeks Notice:
Yes
U.S. Citizen:
Yes
Visa Status:
--
Speak Fluent English:
Yes
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