I work at injection molder in the position of designer. My title is very general because I do everything from project management to CNC programming, machinist, electrician, PLC programmer, photocopier fixer....etc. My boss recently declared me the company automation expert.
I am a Mechanical Engineering Technologist (Similar to an Associate Degree). Working the field for 20 years. 2 years in a fabrications shop building customized CNC machine frames. 1 years building (not designing) customized plastic milling and welding machines for the blow holding industry. 5 years pump application engineering for Viking Pump. 2 scheduling tool changes in Chryslers Windsor Minivan plant 2 years technical writing for G.D.L.S Stryker program and Viking Pump Canada manuals 2 years CNC programmer 6 years plastic part design, project management and automation specialist.