Electrical Engineering Intern
Wrote and upgraded PLC programs for existing and new machinery. Wired new components in control cabinets, and built new cabinets. Responsible for diagnosing machine mechanical and electrical problems during maintenance shifts. Wrote operation and rebuild procedures and produced AutoCAD drawings. Project Highlights Lighting Project: Created an energy efficient lighting scheme. Replaced inefficient metal halide lights with T8 halogen fixtures. More uniform lighting was obtained along with an annual $14,000 energy savings. Capacitive Tester: Created new handheld coating testers with improvements over existing models. PCBs were designed to include revisions such as LED indicators. 30 units were constructed and were implemented to the production floor with success. PA System Music: Designed a setup to incorporate music over the plant PA system. The previous professional grade audio equipment was analyzed and documented. Components were selected to allow the intercom and fire alarm to have priority over music audio.