7212 Riverdale Rd
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430

Customer focused, fluid power/sales background with versatile diverse skill set.


PFC Equipment- Maple Grove, MN February 2013 – August 2014

• Inside sales representing up to 40 product lines of industrial pumps, filtration, and water treatment controllers. Providing recommendations and quotations for customers, order entry, as well as outside sales support. Visit for product lines and services provided.

Zerorez Carpet and Living Surfaces Care- Richfield, MN October 2007 – February 2013
• Senior sales/service technician with high proficiency in textile, upholstery, and natural stone care, utilizing proper application of PH (acid/base) etc. Ability to educate customers on best practices and benefits.

President of Dura-Shield Roofing & Coatings, Inc November 2005 – October 2007
*Commercial Flat Roofs and residential roofing

• Create bids and quotations.

• Create contracts with customers.

• Tracking of financial operations through Quick Books software.

• Manage crews on job sites, and insuring necessary product supply.

Pentair Water (Hypro LLC)- New Brighton, MN June 2002 – October 2005

• served as engineering technician with experience in centrifugal pumps for agriculture. Rubber impeller pumps for marine engine cooling. Triplex plunger pumps for car wash systems and agricultural applications. FoamPro* Foam proportioning systems for fire fighting applications. Diaphragm pumps for industrial applications

MinAqua Fisheries- Renville, Mn 2003 – 2004

• elected to board of directors for farmer owned cooperative that raises indoor fresh water fish.

Eaton Hydraulics– Eden Prairie, MN 1994 – 2002

Advanced Technologies Group
• served as technician on development team for the Hydraulic Launch Assist system, a joint venture with Ford Motor Company.

Mobile Pistons Group
• Benchmarked electronic controls from competitive hydrostatic pumps for evaluation in response, repeatability, and hysteresis.
• Created Matlab m-files for the efficient processing of test data.

• Designed build room floor plan and assisted Senior Technician in many areas of consolidating the former Heavy Duty and Medium Duty hydrostatics groups.

Heavy Duty Hydrostatics Group
• Leading technician in development to production of Series 2 Heavy-Duty hydrostatic pump and controls line.
• Leading technician in cost reduction of Series 1 Heavy-Duty product line.
• Updated endurance stands for more intricate types of pump and controls testing,
through investigation and implementation of better safeties and switches.
• Reprogrammed programmable logic controllers for enhanced automation.

Air-Hydraulic Systems, Inc, Hibbing, MN 1991 – 1993

Service / Repair Technician
• Rebuilt and tested vane pumps, gear pumps and motors, gerotor motors,
control valves.
• Responded to field service calls.
• Built and sold hose assemblies

• Selected to work on formerly confidential project, which became the Hydraulic Launch Assist system for Ford Motor Company, based on hydrostatic systems knowledge, data acquisition skills and personnel training experience.
• provided technical expertise in product and process development for a complete line of heavy-duty hydrostatic pumps, including their manual and electronic control options.
• Considered “go to” individual by peers for troubleshooting developmental failures, and/or suggesting and implementing efficient solutions, based upon evaluation of collected data.


Structured Team Problem Solving – Eaton Quality Institute – 2001
Certified Fluid Power Specialist – Fluid Power Society – 1991
Fluid Power Technology -Diploma- Southwestern Technical College, Granite Falls, MN, 1989-91


• Windows
• MS-Office, including word, excel, etc
• Lotus Notes/Ami-Pro
• Labtech Notebook Pro
• DasyLab/Wavebook
• Matlab

  • Updated 7 years ago

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