Trent Bullock

Mechanical Engineer

EXPERIENCE

  • Central States Industrial (CSI)
  • Process Engineer
  • Springfield, MO
  • June 2012 – Present

  • Responsible for designing sanitary process systems for Food, Dairy & Beverage Industries.

  • Developed new control systems for CIP skids, reducing system cost by $20-30k per unit.

  • Meet with customers, develop project scope, design and bid potential projects.

  • Develop electrical/automation bid packages for electrical contractors and markup/approve system designs.

  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously as well as manage projects in house.

  • Support Sales by meeting with customers to discuss potential projects.

  • Provide quotes or proposals to customers (Installation, Equipment, or Systems)

  • Ensure proper documentation for billing and cost of each job.

  • Update customers regarding current projects.

  • Provide design assistance pertaining to possible installation services.

  • Visit future or possible customer sites to provide assistance in design or scope of project.

  • Visit current installation sites to provide any assistance and support necessary to field staff.

  • Create functional specifications to communicate to controls engineers.

  • Develop AutoCAD drawings as required for projects, typically P & ID and layout drawings.

  • Provide technical support to controls system engineers during process start-up.

  • Positronic Ind., Inc.
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Springfield, MO
  • June 2008 – Present

  • Design and build machines and tooling for manufacturing high in electronic connectors.

  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment that is not performing to standards.

  • Provided engineering support for all our manufacturing facilities worldwide

  • Supervise and train leads and operators on new equipment and operation procedures.

  • Butler International
  • Engineer / Consultant
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • August 2007 – June 2008

  • Consulted Rockwell Collins in Commercial and Government Systems.

  • Designed electro-mechanical packaging of various systems, test rigs, test equipment, harnesses, cooling systems, and system subsystem integration.

  • Contributed to Military bid and design of a communication Humvee prototype.

  • Implemented C130 aircraft baseline for government systems and created improvement of system related documentation.

  • Coordinate schedule milestones, action items, and manpower estimates with Design Leads and Resource Managers.

  • eBay Business
  • Entrepreneur / Owner
  • Fair Grove, MO
  • July 2005 – May 2007

  • Web design and research, evaluated market trends

  • Edited photography, prepared market advertising, and created graphic design

  • Calculated costs, delegated purchasing, and ordered shipping materials

  • Maintained excellent communication with customer service

  • Managed both financial and tax documents

  • Hirsig-Frazier, Incorporated
  • Auto Parts Representative
  • Springfield, MO
  • June 2000 – August 2005

  • Managed inventory from Competitor buy outs, and restructured logistics

  • Structured new store inventory for retail sales

  • Instructed employees with new streamlined procedures

  • Thermal Solutions, Incorporated
  • Engineering Intern
  • Fair Grove, MO
  • June 2005 – August 2005

  • Introduced to quoting procedures for heat transfer systems

  • Guided in the design of air to air heat exchangers

  • Performed both computer hardware and software setup

  • Introduced to Fluent and Linux software programs

  • Linda Wise Designs
  • Manager
  • Springfield, MO
  • April 1999 – August 2004

  • Upheld maintenance and revamped organization procedure

  • Constructed and prepared furniture for convention classes

  • Sustained inventory reports and consolidated inventory space


EDUCATION

  • University of Missouri-Rolla (UMR)
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering
  • Ozarks Technical Community College
  • Sept. 2004 – August 2007
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  • Sept. 2002 – August 2004


COMPUTER SKILLS

  • Wonderware
  • InSight
  • Ms-FrontPage
  • Unigraphics
  • Mathcad
  • Photoshop
  • Solid Works
  • Ms Office
  • Illustrator
  • Auto CAD
  • HTML
  • Versa Pro
  • Pro E
  • Visual Basic
  • Machine Ed.