Joel Lee Smith

  • Eufaula AL

Summary

A highly motivated, results-focused Process Engineer with over four years of experience in the printed circuit board industry. Possess strong leadership and successful team building capabilities and excellent technical, communication, presentation, and customer service skills. Resourceful problem solver with proven ability to bring quick resolution to challenging situations as well as build lasting relationships with vendors and customers.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2010 - Present

Process Engineer

Johnson Outdoors Humminbird
  • Develops and improves manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing methods.
  • Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.
  • Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
  • Maintains product and process data base by writing computer programs; entering data. Completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians.
Nov 2009 - Oct 2010

Electronic Engineering PCB Technician

Johnson Outdoors Humminbird
  • Operate test equipment used for functional testing throughout the plant.
  • Troubleshoot and Repair circuit boards on demand for production as needed.
  • Prototype and test new circuits for new product designs.
  • Interface with manufacturing, Engineering, repair and customer service to help solve problems.
  • Operate AOI (Automated Optical Inspection) equipment during normal working hours to keep production flowing.
  • Operate BGA repair station equipment.
  • Assist in recognizing failure trends with test systems and work as a team to find practical solutions.
Feb 2000 - Nov 2009

Web Director/videographer/editor

American Deer Hunter Association
  • Development and maintenance of business websites.
  • Produced episodes for nationally aired television shows.
  • Daily maintenance of LAN and business computers.
  • Design and development of Business media publications.
  • Sales.

Education

Education
Nov 2010 - Jul 2015

Computer Information Systems, Minor: Computer Forensics

DeVry University

GPA: 3.5, Courses studied: Statistics for Decision Making, Object Oriented Programming – C#, Architecture and Operating Systems, Web Interface Design, Structured Analysis and Design, Introduction to Database, Object Orientated Analysis and Design, Essentials of Accounting, Project Management, Digital Crime: Evidence and Procedure, Digital Forensics I, and Digital Forensics II.

Jun 2000 - May 2002

A.A.S., Computer & Industrial Electronics

Wallace College

GPA: 3.86, Courses Studied: A+, Network Essentials, Network +, CIS 136, Telecommunications, Windows 2000 & Windows 2000 Advanced, Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Digital Electronics, Advanced Digital Electronics, PC Fundamentals, Microcomputer fundamentals, Microcomputer Interfacing, Microcomputer Applications, Solid State Devices, Microprocessors, Electronic Communications, Electronic Circuitry, and AC & DC Circuitry.

Software Experience

Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 & CS3, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash, Cool Edit Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Indesign.

Achievements

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Member