tyler hoth

ENGINEER & PROBLEM SOLVER

Experience

2012 - Present

Deck Supply Serives

Project Manager & Engineer

  • Prepared financial documents for bank loan review showing the cost savings and potential earnings before and after large capital investment
  • Prepared project workbooks for all major projects within the company to commincate with ownership the critical projects that are happenening with the current status, owner of task, and time frames
  • Introduced and developed initial state process maps
  • Developed initial layouts of new manufacturing facility
  • Created basic logging process to collect production output and issues preventing the worker from doing their job
  • Determined increased manufacturing capacties after major capital investment
  • Determined company savings within operations after major capital invenstment
  • Started internal Machine Shop within company to bring in extra revenue through local machining jobs
  • Created central database for technical data and CNC programs that connect to machines and computers within our local network
  • Reviewed and purchased neccessary software for CNC machine shop
  • Developed and implemended training for CAD and CAM software
  • Designed, programmed, and validated initial manufacturing fixtures
  • Collaboratively designed deck parts for different aluminum railing systems using Solidworks and AutoDesk Inventor with owners’ ideas
  • Managed multiple part-time interns to assist with engineering and graphic design
  • Worked with commercial and residential clients to design custom decks using Solidworks, Inventor, and Luxwood
  • Developed new business inventory SKU system
  • Marketed deck parts through Amazon, Ebay, Homedepot.com, and company websites
  • Created professional renderings for company website, brochures, and installation instruction
  • Provided technical information to our suppliers both domestically and internationally
  • Worked with our installers to come up with an easy to use and understand user instruction guide(s)
2018 - 2018

Sears Seating

Manufacturing Engineer

  • Introduced standards to production lines to improve quality and communication of cover construction from new product to the shop floor
  • Assisted in labor analysis to determine most cost-effective option for mass production of new products
  • Programmed nesting software to cut patterns for standard and specialty products
  • Developed hiring standards with line supervisor to determine minimum skills & knowledge
  • Led charge on root cause investigation for a multi-national quality problem
  • Utilized lean tools to reduce lead time from concept to manufacturing
  • Developed a training program with local community college and line supervisor to provide in house training for all new sewers & maintenance staff
  • Created and maintained bill of materials, costs, and labor routings within Management 2000
2017 - 2018

Borgen Merchandising Systems

Product Design Engineer

  • Developed and designed custom refrigerated display coolers for retail markets
  • Generated standard work for new products, ensuring NSF standards are met
  • Created bill of materials and routings using SAGE
  • Reduced lead time in case production through process and design improvements
  • Programmed ShopBot CNC router using V Carve Pro
  • Initiated engineering procedures to reduce design time and improve communication in- and outside of the department
2017 - 2017

UTC Aerospace Systems

Mechanical Design Intern

  • Working with a team to improve previous customer fuel nozzle designs by reviewing and implementing customer requirements
  • Testing and updating new boundary conditions given by customers using ANSYS to determine fuel nozzle functionality
  • Evaluating static loading, vibrations, thermal properties, and low and high cycle failure using ANSYS
2016 - 2017

UTC Aerospace Systems​

Continous Improvement Intern

  • Developed cellular layouts that reduced square footage of line by 67%
  • Implemented and applied lean manufacturing techniques that that resulted in lead time reduction by 55% and WIP inventory by 25%
  • Designed, tested, and implemented in line welding and welding fixtures to automate processes
  • Designed fixture for nondestructive testing to reduce set up and process time
  • Programmed and designed repeatability and tolerance test program and fixture for CNC machines
  • Led and managed kaizen events
  • Evaluating static loading, vibrations, thermal properties, and low and high cycle failure using ANSYS

 

2015 - 2015

The HON Company

Manufacturing Engineer Intern

  • Collaborated with a team of Engineers in fabrication of laminate components
  • Justified the cost for $200,000+ in new machinery by replacing manual machinery with automated to improve quality and reduce downtime
  • Performed throughput analysis of current/future parts to best choose machinery
  • Designed conveyor and logic changes for future state layouts using AutoCAD Mechanical 2014
  • Wrote economic analysis of savings based on machine changes
2014 - 2014

The HON Company

Product Design Engineer Intern

  • Identified areas of cost reduction with a team of Engineers in New Product Development resulting in $250,000 of annual savings
  • Applied geometric tolerance stacking to designs
  • Led first open-ended design project for HNI Asia for HNI Corporation
  • Participated in value stream mapping and material flow kaizen events for proposed future state of product line

Education

May 2018
Bachlors of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Iowa State University of Science and Technology

certifications

2018

Six Sigma Global Institute

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt​

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2018

Onnit Acadamy

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2018

Preceision Nutition

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About Me

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Skills

SKILL 1 89%
SKILL 2 61%
SKILL 3 71%
SKILL 4 50%
SKILL 5 85%

Contact

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