Perceptive chemical engineer with 2+ years of experience. Skilled in process design and project management. Seeking to deliver out-of-the-box solutions at Agaffre, inc. At Lesiliti, lowered equipment malfunctions by 20% through improved work procedures and maintenance. Raised throughput 25% by designing two new production processes.
Feb 2017–May 2019
Slashed equipment malfunctions by 20% with improved work procedures and maintenance.
Trained 20 technicians and chemists in production best practices, cutting defects by 15%.
Designed and implemented new changeover procedures that saved 18 labor hours per week.
Increased throughput 25% through design of two new production processes.
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
Developed new waste-stream treatment process that reduced waste output by 18%.
Created a new technique to retrieve by-products that saved $20,000 a year.
2011–2015 University of Northern Iowa
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
Pursued a passion for process design coursework.
Conducted project in waste stream management that was written up in IChemE blog.
Technical Skills: Project management, process design, testing, management
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