David M. Check
10513 McNally Apt. 104, Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
Skills ProfileBlueprint reading, Electrical, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Build (Millwright)
Repair & Installation of Electrical, Hydraulics, Pneumatics (Cylinders, Valves, Hoses, Conduit & pipe, Cable & Cable tray, Boxes and Fixtures) Launch of new Projects and Machines
HMIs, Industrial computers, PLCs, Light curtains, Optical & AC/DC Switches
Knowledge of NEC, OSHA and some Local codes, OSHA 30 Training
Welding Mig, Arc (Stick), Tig & Gas Welding & Torching, Plasma Cutting
3-phase & Single phase electric motors installation and repair (Low & High voltage)
Electrical Distribution, Medium/High voltage Switchgears, 120/240/480/13,000VAC-24VDC
AC & DC, VFD drives, AC motor controls
Air compressors, Generators, Pumps, Conveyors, Robotics (ABB, Motoman, Pick & Place)
PLCs(Siemens, PLC5, RS Logix), Troubleshooting (Electrical & Mechanical)
Facilities, Millwright, Iron work, Rigging
I also build Computers in my spare time
Caraco Pharmaceuticals, Farmington Hills, MI May 2008-August 2009
Updated and implemented safety training program and alterations for operator ergonomics to increase productivity and safe operation.
Responsible for all aspects of maintaining and repairing of a wide range of prescription drug packaging machines.
Trained in cGMP, Sterile room practices, FDA Record keeping and inputting all records to computer.
Tradesman Int., Teton Construction USA September 2006-May-2008
Construction of Ethanol Plants and fossil fueled Power Plants around the US.
Maintenance Mechanic 3rd Shift
AZ Automotive, Roseville, MI March 2002-May 2006
Developed maintenance schedule so as not to interfere with production.
Introduction of newer machines and technologies.
Put together a team of skilled maintenance division diverse in machine tools.
Responsible for press room, automated welders, Tech Options, Poke yokes, HMS Systems, Atlas Copco and Tensors and HMI Systems.
Trouble shooting through the use of Slick 500, Siemens, Allen Bradley PLC5.
Kept direct communication with customers.
M.T.C. Services Macomb Township, MI 1990-2002
Headed up Employee placement at various plants in the Eastern Michigan area.
Acquisition of new accounts.
Lead set-ups, tear downs, component placements, debugging, ordering of materials to begin and complete jobs, Fabrication of electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and build fixtures. Set-up new machines in customer plants.
Use of PLCs and Software. Design of Electrical circuits and schematics.
Direct relation with customers in relation to the building of their machines.
Did consulting with MTC while employed at DCT
Machine Tool Electrician/Electrical Supervisor
Detroit Center Tool (DCT) Detroit, MI 2000-2002
Management of contract and in-house employees (Up to 50)
Machine lay-out, Component placement, debug, Material and component acquisition, design of manufactured components.
Building of components (electrical, build, Terminating, conduit bending, Cable try installation, hydraulic and pneumatic), teardowns and installation of machines in customer facilities, customer relations and tryouts, runoffs, debug.
Set-ups in Chrysler and Tower facilities throughout the U.S. and Mexico.
Redford Union High School
Electronics, Drafting, Math, Metal Shop and Sports
Roy Love, Electrician (313) 433-7676
Steve Kaifesh (Caraco Pharm.) (248) 790-0087
Jeff Arnold (Caraco Pharm.) (734) 558-5033
Tradesman International, Rich Spencer (703) 625-9994
US Technical Skilled Trades, Joe (317) 927-7130
Strom Engineering, Mary (952) 544-8644
Journeyman UAW 9699, MI
International Passport for Travel work
I have 29 years in the machine tool trades. I have been a contractor for a better part of these years. I come with a special knowledge of various plant and trade standards. I am capable of reading and interpreting electrical, build, and pneumatic and hydraulic schematics. I am experienced with AC/DC drives, AC/DC equipment and their components, trouble shooting, motor controls, machine faults through PLCs, ladder logic and component placements. I am capable of design and fabrication of electrical, build and pneumatic components. I am also a Millwright and do Iron work. I am experienced at teardowns, set set-ups, start-ups, installations. I have experience in the management of manpower including the supervision of employees. I have had all ISO, ANSI, ASQ and QS training.
I am a dedicated employee who gets along with others, I enjoy overtime, I follow directions well am a self-starter, work well independently or in a team setting and am willing to do what it takes to get the job done and continue until the job is completed. I am willing to travel if the job requires it. I possess excellent computer skills.