Nov.1997- Oct. 1999 Project Engineer, B&D Australia, Sydney, Australia.
B&D are world leaders in manufacture and design of Automated Building Access Devices including residential & commercial Automatic Garage & Gate Openers
Project Management of multiple projects with aim of exceeding technical, commercial, logistical, product cost, project profitability and timeframe objectives.
Major Projects included development of an electro mechanical Automatic Gate Opener product from initial market research through to product launch including raising Capital Expenditure Application (CEA), producing product specification, management of contract tendering, prototype verification, hand-over to production, patent application, Commercial, Manufacturing & Development contract negotiation and marketing & customer liaison.(Approx Budget $500,000)
Management of 3rd Party Organisations to achieve project deliverables.
Component sourcing and substitution to affect cost reduction of existing products.
Implementation of IT Solutions for Technical and Administration applications.
Supervision of technicians.
Assesment of suitability of new products for local market.
Testing of new products to local Standards.
Documentation of complete product information and compliance.
Sept.1996- Oct. 1997 Product Engineer, Kosran Engineering, Dublin, Ireland
Kosran ECV are leaders in Vehicle Immobilisation Devices with US and European Patented Technology.
Project Management of development & design of Immobiliser suitable for heavy vehicle and plant equipment.
Product Testing & Technical Support.
Customer & Supplier Liaison.
Generation of technical support documentation.
June-Sept. 1996 Foreman, Bennett Construction, Dublin, Ireland.
- Site Management
- Drawing QA
- Supervision of tradespeople
June-Sept. 1995 Student Engineer, Project Management, Guinness Ireland.
- Project Scheduling
- CAD Draughting
- Attending Safety Audits
June-Aug. 1994 Waiter, "Embers " Restaurant, Maryland, USA
June-Aug. 1992,1993 Store-Hand and Van Driver, Brownes, Laboratory and Hospital Suppliers, Dublin, Ireland
July-Aug. 1991 Machine Operator, Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany