James Licharowicz


Senior Mechanical Contract Engineer (Aerotek)

Parkville, MD

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James Licharowicz
Last updated: 05/20/14

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5 Rock Hall Ct
Parkville, MD 21234

Home: 410-529-4469
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Resume Headline: Mechanical Engineer 30 years exp Resume Value: cps3ridjbfjas3mx

James K. Licharowicz

5 Rock Hall Court, Baltimore, Maryland 21234-1350
E-mail: LICHAJK@comcast.net ? Tel: (410) 529-4469 (Home)? (443)798-1338 (Cell)

A seasoned mechanical engineer and manager with over 30 years of experience in the design and manufacturing of mechanical and electro-mechanical systems across a broad range of industries with demonstrated ability to design new products and innovative solutions to unexpected engineering challenges under tight schedules and budgets.

Active security clearance level: Secret

Senior Mechanical Contract Engineer (Aerotek)
March 2009 – Present, July 2007 – January 2008
• Design of electro-mechanical packaging of electronics for tethered aerial work platforms
• Preparation and presentation of PDR, CDR and other design review milestones
• Project management and design of equipment for packing, rapid deployment, installation, operation, and maintenance of unmanned airborne surveillance platforms including:
• On-location field support and coordination of logistics, engineering, and quality assurance teams across company divisions for project delivery to customer
• System shock and vibration liaison at secure military testing grounds
• Design and development of special system support equipment including heavy weldments in aluminum and steel.

Ellicott Dredges, L.L.C.

Engineering Manager
January 2008 – March 2009
• Managed the design and technical support for concurrent multi-million dollar projects from conception to global field installation and startup including onsite technical assistance
• Hands-on design of dredging equipment with heavy welded structures, pump applications up to 30” discharge piping, hydraulics, air, water, diesel, and electrical systems
• Coordinated design resources from global locations including The Netherlands and Belarus
• Estimated engineering and manufacturing costs
• Broadened the engineering staff by adding key new disciplines in structural design and FEA analysis
• Successfully implemented SolidWorks as 3-D design tool
• Improved design processes resulting in a 26% reduction in engineering changes and associated costs
• Worldwide travel for engineering support of onsite construction

Rockwell Collins

Technical Support Manager, EW-SIGINT
March 2003 – July 2007
• Oversaw multiple projects from concept to manufacturing with on time and on budget completion
• Designed equipment to pass thermal, altitude, humidity, shock, and vibration loading for airborne applications per RTCA-160 and MIL-STD-810
• Oversaw environmental testing at MET Labs and other internal company sites
• Designed for manufacturing and cost of new and existing products, resulting in time savings of 10 -15%
• Reduced engineering change cycle times by 94%
• Improved drafting accuracy from 75% to 98.2% with implementation of clear processes and requirements
• Successfully worked with customers to demonstrate quality and contractual requirements through environmental testing and analysis of all equipment and systems by meeting or exceeding expectations
• Managed a team of 10-15 salaried, contractual, and professional employees, resulting in the promotion of three employees

Vulcan-Hart Company

Lead Design Engineer, Commercial Ranges
January 1995 – March 2003
• Developed high efficiency open burner systems for commercial range line, resulting in a new product line
• Conducted field and lab research of warranty issues, resulting in cost reductions of over $250,000 annually
• Researched and developed products with overseas vendors including negotiation of delivery schedules, costs, and warranty control
• Successfully managed design team of four professionals, resulting in incorporation of new technologies and manufacturing techniques
• Supervised agency approvals to bring new products to market on time and on budget

University of Maryland Baltimore County, 2001
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Cum Laude

Summary of Qualifications and Skills

• Active security clearance level: Secret
• Proven leader and manager
• Machine design
• Electro-mechanical packaging
• New product development
• Sheet metal design
• Knowledge of MIL, RTCA, UL, CE, and ISO 9001 Standards
• CAD experience: SolidWorks, Pro-E, AutoCAD, UGS NX2, Inventor, MCADAM
• Systems and software experience: MS Office Professional Suite, MS Project, Windows Operating Systems, SAP, Agile, Cost Point, Profit Key

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Additional Info BACK TO TOP

Current Career Level: Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)

Years of relevant work experience: More than 15 Years

Date of Availability: Negotiable

Work Status: US – I am authorized to work in this country for any employer.

Active Security Clearance: None

US Military Service:

Target Company: Company Size:

Target Locations: Selected Locations: US-MD-Baltimore

Relocate: No

Willingness to travel: Up to 50% travel

  • Updated 8 years ago

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