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Fredrick Whitmire

Product Designer

US Army Veteran with BS in Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics from Drexel University. Currently working as a Product Designer at Brentwood Industries, Inc.

experience

Product Designer  
Brentwood Industries, June 2016 to Present, Reading, Pennsylvania United States
(Plastics Design)


Mechanical Engineering Co-op  
DSM, September 2013 to March 2014, Exton, Pennsylvania United States
(Biomedical)
.Assisted Manufacturing Engineers with Biomedical Process Engineering. Assisted with Document Control Procedures by creating ECN's and Created Technical Models and Drawings for Manufacturing Tooling. Also assisted Quality Assurance Department with QI's.

Cavalry Scout  
US Army, April 2004 to November 2011, Ft. Campbell, Kentucky United States
(Military)
Responsible for training, mentoring, leading, and counseling of junior soldiers. Served as Truck Gunner, responsible for truck security, route reconnaissance, maintenance and operation of M240-B Machine Gun, MK19 Grenade Launcher, LRAS3 Optic System, M249 SAW, and M2 50 Cal Machine Gun. Responsible for Maintenance and operation of M1114, M998 and M1154 Humvees. To include servicing and maintenance of truck communications equipment such as SINCGARS, HARRIS, MBITR, and FBCB2. Acted as Troop Armorer. Responsible for inventory and accountability of over $10 million in Army weapons equipment. Performed routine maintenance to keep all systems fully operational. Acted as Troop Battle NCO. Responsible for Troop battle tracking during combat deployment. Responded to emergencies and worked with senior leadership to coordinate responses to events on the battlefield.

education

Drexel Univ  
Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Jan, 2012 to Jun, 2016