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    As an older worker, Donald does not put down the date when he received his B.S. (1961). In this way he does not call attention to his age. He could also take the last three positions and summarize them in a short paragraph under "Other Relevant Work Experience."

     

    Donald E. Edwards
    896 Fairleigh Lane
    Woodland, NY 12497
    Telephone: 914-555-2346
    Director of Engineering Services
    EDUCATION
    Polytechnic Institute, M.S.
    Major - Industrial Engineering
    (Anticipated - 1997)

     

    College of the City of New York, B.S.
    Major - Mechanical Engineering
    GENERAL BACKGROUND
    Nineteen years varied experience in mechanical engineering with the following firms:

     

    CHIEF ENGINEER Elton Manufacturing Co., New York City
    1976 - present (Confidential)
    PROJECT ENGINEER Southern Machine Works, Inc., Patterson, NJ
    1974-1976
    DESIGN ENGINEER MADA, Inc., Yonkers, NY
    1969-1974
    SYSTEMS ENGINEER U.S. Army Material Area
    1962-1969

     

    SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE
    DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT - Medium and light machinery in steel mills and manufacturers of farm implements, vending machines, food processing and packaging machines. Designed and developed both automatic and special machines, instrumental systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, tooling, machine conversion flight simulators.

    PLANT LAYOUT & PRODUCTION ENGINEERING - Planning for production efficiency and utilization of space and staff. Purchasing and installation of machinery and equipment; modernization; maintenance. Quality control; use of industrial engineering techniques and machine shop practices.

    ADMINISTRATION & SUPERVISION - Over-all supervision of engineering and production staffs of 100 to 500 workers. Direct administration of design and development departments. Budgeting, contracts, customer contact. Schedules, programs, department coordination, estimating procurement. Hired professional staff. Progress reports; management review.

    RESEARCH - Experimentation; devise tests and reliability studies; new product evaluation.

     

    PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
    Member - American Society of Mechanical Engineers

     

    LICENSE
    Professional Engineer (New York)

     

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