Mechanical Engineering Technician

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Aliannah Swallows | (624) 791-6374 | Sioux Falls, SD


As a Mechanical Engineering Technician with over 3 years of experience, I have gained an in-depth understanding of engineering principles and practices. My hands-on experience has allowed me to develop strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills. I am able to work independently or as part of a team, and have the ability to adapt quickly to new situations. I am passionate about my work and take pride in producing high quality results.


Mechanical Engineering Technician at A-Tech Corporation, SDApr 2022 - Present

  • Designed and created prototypes for new products using AutoCAD, resulting in a 10% increase in productivity.
  • Researched and analyzed data to find trends in customer behavior, which resulted in developing a new marketing strategy that increased sales by 15%.
  • Wrote code for a new software program that streamlined the manufacturing process, reducing production time by 20%.
  • Created drawings and models of proposed designs using SolidWorks, leading to the development of two successful products.
  • Conducted experiments to test the feasibility of various design concepts; one such experiment led to the development of a method for reducing vibration in machinery by 30%.
  • Assisted senior engineer with designing an innovative water filtration system that reduced contaminants by 75%, making it safer for human consumption.

Associate Mechanical Engineering Technician at Dakota Fluid Power, SDAug 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Assembled and installed various types of mechanical equipment according to blueprints and engineering specifications.
  • Used hand tools, power tools, and welding equipment in the assembly process.
  • Inspected completed assemblies for conformance to blueprint tolerances and quality standards.
  • Wrote reports detailing work activities, problems encountered, and recommendations for improvement.
  • Communicated with engineers regarding changes or modifications needed in prototype designs.
  • Trained new technicians in proper assembly techniques.


Associate of Science in Mechanical Engineering at South Dakota School of Mines and TechnologyAug 2015 - May 2019

I have learned how to read and interpret blueprints, use basic engineering tools and apply mathematical principles to solve problems.


  • AutoCAD
  • Pro/Engineer
  • SolidWorks
  • Mastercam
  • CNC Programming
  • GD&T
  • Metallurgy

Vicki Knopp | (403) 735-7326 | Albuquerque, NM


I am a Mechanical Engineering Technician with over 3 years of experience in the industry. I have gained a strong understanding of mechanical engineering principles and have applied them to various projects. I am proficient in CAD software, and have also developed skills in project management and report writing. I am an effective communicator and work well both independently and as part of a team.


Mechanical Engineering Technician at Southwest Research Institute, NMApr 2022 - Present

  • Installed and maintained over 100 pieces of machinery.
  • Wrote reports detailing the condition of each machine.
  • Trained new technicians on proper installation and maintenance procedures.
  • Inspected machines to ensure they were functioning properly.
  • Kept accurate records of all repairs and maintenance performed.

Associate Mechanical Engineering Technician at Los Alamos National Laboratory, NMSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully designed and implemented a new system that increased productivity by 20%.
  • Collaborated with team of engineers to develop a new product which was successfully launched in the market.
  • Researched and identified a cheaper supplier for raw materials, resulting in 10% cost savings.
  • Streamlined the production process, reducing waste by 15%.
  • Created prototypes for new products using 3D printing technology.
  • Conducted feasibility studies for various projects and provided accurate reports.


Associate of Science in Mechanical Engineering at Central New Mexico Community College, NMAug 2015 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are using various software programs, such as AutoCAD, and being able to understand and create engineering drawings.


  • AutoCAD
  • SolidWorks
  • Mastercam
  • CNC programming