William Locke

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Electrical Engineer

North Branch, MN

William Locke
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5645 413 St. North Branch, MN 55056 * Cell Phone: (651) 202-5729 * Email: locketronics@yahoo.com

INDUSTRIAL & CONTROLS ENGINEER
Design, Development and Implementation

Skilled engineering professional with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology and Bachelor of Science in Business. 30+
years diverse experience in designing, programming, assembling and development in industrial manufacturing. Technical team
leader in troubleshooting electrical/mechanical failures and maximizing equipment reliability. Adept in fast-paced, energetic,
hectic and unpredictable environments. Additional experience in creating and developing safe and reliable plant control
processes working with collaborative teams.

Held diverse roles including business owner, manager, controls engineer, field service engineer, and technician. In management
roles, preparing an annual budget, provide guidance and support to employee. Prioritizing tasks effectively for myself and team.
Practiced lean manufacturing methodology. Resourceful, analytical, detail-driven with capabilities in managing multiple
automation projects while maintaining the budget and timelines to meet customer expectations.

CORE STRENGTHS TECHNICAL SKILLS
*Knowledge in Industrial Electronic Components *Auto CAD
*Work Effectively in a Team-Oriented, *Draftsight
*Collaborative Environment *CNC Machine Tools
*Troubleshooting, Testing & Quality Assurance *Allen Bradley RS5000
*Panel layouts, design *Allen Bradley RSLinx
*Create Electrical Schematics *Allen Bradley Factory Talk View Studio
*Time Management & Prioritization * Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) software
*Process & Performance Improvements *GE Proficy Machine Edition
*Knowledge on programming software *Horner Electric Cscape
*Industrial electrical hands-on experience including *Sick SOPAS software
480V 3 phase, 110 VAC and 24VDC systems *IDEC WindLDR
*Medical validation process – IQ, OQ, PQ *MapleSystems software

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science, Industrial Technology 2015
Saint Mary's University of MN, Minneapolis, MN

Bachelor of Science, Business 2015
Saint Mary's University of MN, Minneapolis, MN

Associate Degree, Electronic Technology 1987
Northwestern Electronics Institute (Dunwoody College of Technology), Columbia Heights, MN
EXPERIENCE

Electrical Engineer, Deluxe, Arden Hills, MN
September 2017 to Present
• Design Controls, Schematics and Panel Layouts using Draftsight
• Troubleshoot & solve Electrical/Electronic and Mechanical problems
• PLC, HMI software development
• Networking communications

Electrical Engineer, Technetics Industries, White Bear Lake, MN
July 2015 to September 2017
• Design Controls, Schematics and Panel Layouts using AutoCAD
• Create Bill of Materials
• Program Programmable Logic Controllers
• Attend on-site meetings
Senior Equipment Technician, St. Jude Medical, St. Paul, MN
February 2010 to July 2015
• Solve/Repair Electrical/Electronic and Mechanical problems on Production Floor
• Successfully created spare parts inventory in EAM
• Execute Change Requests
• Site Manager for EAM software
• Provide daily and monthly reporting of equipment uptime and issues
• Work with cross functional teams

Senior Service Engineer, Pase Group, Burnsville, MN
May 2009 to February 2010
• Designed controls for custom packaging equipment
• Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems
• Designed schematics using AutoCAD
• PLC programming using Allen Bradley RSLogix 500, RS5000, RSLinx, PanelBuilder 32 and
FactoryTalk View Studio.
• Designed real-time collection systems with the use of PLCs and Visual Basics

Maintenance/Tool Room Manager, Hypro Pentair Water, New Brighton, MN
April 2004 to February 2009
• Participated in Kaizen events, Lean Manufacturing practice and continuous improvements
• Participated in the selection, hire, evaluation and discipline of personnel
• Identified, analyzed and implemented manufacturing improvements
• Managed Maintenance and Tool Room budget

HONORS AND ACTIVITIES

• Operational Lean-Sigma Gold Belt, September 2018
• Operational Lean-Sigma Orange Belt, August 2012
• FIRST robotics competition, January 2008

• Operational Lean-Sigma Orange Belt, October 2007
• Junior Achievement participant, May 2006
• Junior Achievement participant, May 2005

  • Updated 3 years ago

To contact this candidate email locketronics@yahoo.com

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