• Greater Chicago Area, US Illinois
Bryan Hipp

Bryan Hipp

CAD/CAM Programmer at G&W Electric Co.


CAD/CAM Programmer with experience in ProE (CREO 2.0).  Experienced in modeling anything from parts to full assemblies.

Good knowledge base of sheet metal parts.

Good knowledge base of high voltage switchgear.

Work experience

Work experience

CAD/CAM Programmer

Oct 2015 - Present
G&W Electric

Creating programs for all sheet metal parts to be made on the Amada Laser. Nesting multiple parts together to minimize the amount of scrap metal that is discarded. Currently in the process of Implementing an AutoNesting feature in the programming software that will make nesting more time efficient.  Creating drawing and model revisions.

CAD Designer

Jun 2014 - Oct 2015
G&W Electric

Used ProE to create advanced drawings and models, and to model theoretical solutions to design issues found in production.  Participated in problem-solving teams to resolve design-quality issues.

CAD Intern

Jan 2014 - Jun 2014
G&W Electric

Learned about the different product lines of high voltage switchgear. Used ProE to create basic drawings and models, and to make minor revisions to existing drawings and models. Documented mass changes that need to be made to existing parts.

Pool Supervisor

Aug 2012 - Jan 2014
Lincoln-Way North High School

Opened and closed the pool.  Answered phone calls and questions about programs offered at the pool.  Found lifeguards to substitute when the scheduled lifeguard did not show up for the shift.  Kept an eye on the lifeguards and lap swimmers to ensure that everybody was safe.

Assistant Manager

May 2013 - Jan 2014
Climb On Indoor Rock Climbing Gym

Verified that everything scheduled for the gym was recorded in the calendar. Answered phone calls and questions about the services that the gym offered. Scheduled events that took place at the gym. Found employees to work scheduled events.

Rock Climbing Instructor

Aug 2010 - May 2013
Climb On Indoor Rock Climbing Gym

Taught customers about the different types of climbing. Taught customers about climbing safety and how to belay. Opened and closed the gym.


Jun 2011 - Aug 2012
Lincoln-Way North High School

Kept a watchful eye on lap swimmers. Ensured the safety of everybody in the pool area.



Bachelor's of Science

2013 - 2019
Purdue University Calumet

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Associate's in General Studies

2012 - 2014
Joliet Junior College

Mechanical Engineering