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Christopher Baldwin

Vice Chair for Communications

I am a student at Michigan State University studying Mechanical Engineering and Media & Information. I have experience as intern in the automotive industry. I continue to be active in soccer coaching and officiating.

experience

Manufacturing Leadership Development Program Intern  
Whirlpool Corporation, May 2013 to Present, Greenville, Ohio United States
(Manufacturing & Processing)
Lean Manufacturing

Mechanical Engineering Grader  
Michigan State University, October 2012 to Present

Grade homework assignments and exams for ME 391: Mechanical Engineering Analysis.

Product Development Intern with Advanced Components & Systems Division  
Caterpillar Inc., May 2012 to August 2012

Lead a project to re-source components to new suppliers with a savings target of $2 million annually Compiled monthly cost reduction data and generated reports for upper management • Worked as a technical advisor on multi-disciplinary teams to resolve casting issues at suppliers Trained by Caterpillar’s expert metallurgist on the details of casting design and metallurgy Successfully completed Six Sigma green belt training

Corporate Quality Intern  
Chrysler, May 2011 to August 2011

Worked in Quality Process Development and Implementation. Developed quality assurance processes Worked with several vehicle programs to implement the corporate process. Performed vehicle quality assessments

General Kitchen Worker Level 1  
Michigan State University Culinary Services, August 2009 to May 2010

Prepared cook-to-order meals for customers Worked on the dish room team Balanced work schedule with a full time class schedule

Product Development Intern  
General Motors Corporation, June 2008 to August 2008

Performed tests on prototype materials becoming certified on many General Motors and U.S. Department of Transportation test methods Wrote and published engineering test reports Participated on analysis teams along with technical experts

Assistant Manager  
Sports Advantage Inc., October 2006 to March 2009

-Officiated and organized youth Futsal leagues -Ran after school soccer and speed agility and quickness classes

Grade 8 Referee  
United States Soccer Federation, January 2003 to Present

Officiated all levels of youth and adult soccer matches from recreation to premier.

education

Michigan State University  
Bachelor Of Science, Mechanical Engineering, Media & Information, Aug, 2009 to May, 2014


Oakland Schools Vehicle Design and Engineering Academy  
Pre-Engineering, Jan, 2007 to Jan, 2009


Troy High School  
High School Diploma, College Prep, Jan, 2005 to Jan, 2009


projects

ME 471: Design & Prototype Manufacture of a Palletizing Robot  by  Christopher Baldwin    
January, 2013 - Present
Worked on a team to design, develop, optimize, and manufacture a palletizing robot. The robot was required to move cylinders within a 25 square foot area and stack them to a hight of twenty five inches.

Certifications

  • NX 4.0 Designer
    General Motors Corporation 
    May 2008
  • CATIA V5 Designer
    General Motors Corporation 
    May 2008
  • Six Sigma Green Belt
    Caterpillar Inc. 
    August 2012