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  • 1. Portfolio of Accomplishments Contact Information David B. Buzza 541 South Spring Street Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 (419) 563-0373 (H) DBUZZA1@COLUMBUS.RR.COM
  • 2. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Hydranamics/Carter Machine Galion, Ohio; February 2006 – June 2009 Design Engineer/Draftsman • Designed highly machined parts for hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders. • Designed cylinder assemblies to be used in steel production equipment. • Investigated and determined cause of weld failures. • Created a system of documentation for efficient reference. • Updated and revised owner’s manuals.
  • 3. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Stahl Cardington, Ohio; September 2004 – February 2006 Contract Design Engineer, Dump Bodies • Designed and developed new Champion™ dump body line. • Collaborated with vendors to reduce cost. • Created owner’s manuals. • Designed Challenger X™ service bodies with customer options.
  • 4. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Voisard Manufacturing Inc. Shiloh, Ohio; April 2004 – August 2004 Contract Draftsman • Redesigned complex assemblies as a series of sub-assemblies using CADKEY. • Designed material handling equipment.
  • 5. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE McClain of Ohio / McClain E-Z Pack Galion, Ohio; April 1998 – December 2003 Product Engineer • Designed and maintained product designs using SolidWorks. • Performed finite element analysis of designs using DesignSpace and Ansys. • Evaluated product weld failures and implemented design and process improvements. • Established GMA welding procedures and standards. • Designed fixtures to be used with multiple assemblies. • Assessed and solved both design and manufacturing problems. • Organized the design and production of tools and fixtures for a new product line. • Assigned and prioritized tasks for in-house fixture department. • Evaluated vendors for production equipment. • Investigated material flow scenarios through a robot cell. • Trained operators on Fanuc RJ2 ArcMate 120 robot and Mazak CNC Lathe.
  • 6. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Ohio Locomotive Crane Company Bucyrus, Ohio; June 1994 - March 1998 Manufacturing Support Engineer • Created and updated product drawings on AutoCAD. • Directed weld procedures and joints for new products. • Investigated different types of brass to improve weld quality.
  • 7. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Huffy Bicycle Company Celina, Ohio; December 1990 - September 1992 Co-op Engineering Student • Designed equipment and production cell layouts with AutoCAD. • Worked with teams to solve manufacturing problems.
  • 8. EDUCATION Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio Graduated June 9, 1995 Bachelors of Science, Welding Engineering • Weld Process Theory. • Weld design. • Weld Metallurgy. • Statistical Process Control.
  • 9. POST GRADUATE TRAINING • Six; Austin Texas Six Sigma Black Belt Methodology Six Sigma Green Belt Methodology • North Central State College; Mansfield, Ohio Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Machining Process Essentials of Hydraulics Hydraulics and Pneumatics • Marion Technical College; Marion, Ohio Programmable Logic Control • Pioneer Career & Technology Center; Shelby, Ohio Manual welding and cutting SMAW 1-G Certification FCAW 1-G Certification • Jan Roovers Associates, Inc.; Charlotte / Kernersville, North Carolina Internal QMS Auditor, ISO 9001:2000 • Mazak Corporation; Florence, Kentucky Mazatrol T-Plus Conversational Programming • Ohio Computer Aided Engineering, Inc.; Hudson, Ohio DesignSpace v5.0 Introduction to Ansys revision 5.6 Introduction to Ansys II revision 5.7 • Progressive Computing; Cleveland, Ohio Solid-Works 99 Software • Lincoln Electric; Cleveland, Ohio Fanuc RJ2 ArcMate 120 robot
  • 10. CERTIFICATIONS AND AWARDS Six Sigma Green Belt Methodology Six Sigma Black Belt Methodology Certified SolidWorks Associate State of Ohio – Engineer Intern Certificate Shielded Metal Arc Welding 1-G Certification Flux Core Arc Welding 1-G Certification ANSYS Revision 5.7 Completion SolidWorks Completion Mazak Certificate of Completion Lincoln Certificate of Completion American Welding Society Membership Ohio District Circle K Governor’s Award Circle K International Service Recognition Award