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Kasia Williams

Kasia Williams

Mechanical Engineer
Phoenix
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver

Summary

Creative and innovative Mechanical Engineer with 4+ years of training and experience in varied industries, including manufacturing and high-tech environments. Skilled in troubleshooting, analysis and developing manufacturing processes in production facilities. Ready to collaborate on complex, ongoing projects, or create new initiatives from scratch.

Overview

5
5
years of post-secondary education
4
4
years of professional experience

Mechanical Engineer II, Operations

Thermo Fisher Scientific
2019-04 - Current
  • Provided manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements
  • Collaborated with R&D and Operations teams to develop and implement product improvements to enhance performance
  • Altered and modified mechanical designs to meet requirements and eliminate malfunctions
  • Collaborated with suppliers and trade compliance groups to handle transfers of business and technical data, documents and licenses
  • Transferred data for engineering drawings, standards, specifications and manufacturing instructions and procedures to decrease administration time and hard copy resources

Mechanical Engineer

Casasanta Scientific LLC
2017-10 - 2019-04
  • Performed research into novel engineering materials to increase knowledge and ability to provide valuable contributions
  • Interacted with different engineering professionals outside of company staff on projects and initiatives
  • Streamlined existing manufacturing processes to remove unnecessary steps and produce quality products through faster, more efficient systems
  • Implemented new manufacturing processes to increase device throughput by 118% and manufacturing yield by 15%
  • Maintained comprehensive documentation of research activities, engineering designs, and manufacturing processes

Undergraduate Research Assistant

SDSU Katira Research Group
2016-06 - 2017-05
  • Conducted research in the area of cell mechanics and its application to personal genomics
  • Manipulated computational models to simulate mechanical cell behavior in a three-dimensional lattice
  • Determined the mechanistic markers that could be instrumental in the development of cancer treatments targeting mechanical cellular changes

Work History

Bachelor of Science - Mechanical Engineering

San Diego State University
2012-08 - 2017-05
  • Majored in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis on Bioengineering
  • Awarded SDSU Annual Research Symposium - Women in Engineering 1st Prize
  • Received Shiley Scholarship in Bioengineering

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Skills

Manufacturing process improvement

Mechanical design with GD&T

Lean Six Sigma / PPI

Project planning and development

Mechanical operations

2D and 3D modeling

SolidWorks 3D models

Product development

Mechanical engineering

Technical problem-solving

Mechanical Engineer II, Operations - Thermo Fisher Scientific
2019-04 - Current
Mechanical Engineer - Casasanta Scientific LLC
2017-10 - 2019-04
Undergraduate Research Assistant - SDSU Katira Research Group
2016-06 - 2017-05
San Diego State University - Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering
2012-08 - 2017-05

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