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I am primarily a Design Draftsman with varied experience in Concept Design and Drawing through to Manufacture and Production. With a balanced Technical and Practical ability I apply myself confidently to tasks and challenges. Strong Computer skills with multi-platform knowledge balanced with practical skills including Engineering, Prototyping, and Landscaping.
I am currently contracting in the Auckland area.
Life childcare Centre Manager
Storage, logistics, and liaison with installers for Vector Solar division.
Currently applying my wide range of repair and maintenance skills that assist with the day to day running of the centre.
Currently producing designs and drawings for various clientele.
Currently Producing models and drawings using Solidworks CAD to incorporate new componentry, upgrades to existing components for current Home Lighting residential recessed down-lights range through to the creation of full product solutions for new products introduced into the range. This includes providing drawings / specifications suitable for rapid production of SLA models through to full tooling and complete component manufacture. Liaison with key suppliers both locally and internationally to achieve the above. All product components reviewed and updated to meet the requirements of AS/NZS 60598.1.2 Amendment A introduced April 2012.
Involved with the design, application, and installation of solar hot water systems for the domestic and commercial market.
Operated in a dual role consisting of R&D with CAD design and the relevant practical system testing. This role required me to to work within a business model aimed on licensing the SwashPump™ technology to major OEM manufacturers in Europe & North America. Essentially this was a Product Development business that provided clients with professional services as part of an engagement with them. Engagement was through an Application Improvement Program. This offered a structured method to product design, development, and testing from the product inception to full "go to market" status.
Worked alongside Lindsay Dalziel producing designs and drawings with Solidworks™ for various clientele.
Produced designs and drawings for the manufacture of Tailored Simulation Systems for Military, Law Enforcement Organizations and Police Worldwide. Now known as Cubic Defence NZ Ltd.
Produced designs and drawings for the manufacture of agricultural products.
Employed as part of the operations team supplying secure data management services for various banks and government departments. - Electronic Data Systems Ltd (Now owned by HP)
Formerly was Turners & Growers Export Ltd