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Wentworth C. "Chappy" Hill II
3777 Frazier Ct.
Inkster MI 48141
Message: 313.334.0847
Cell:    313.704.2086


Semi-Retired Non-smoking, self-motivated, team player requiring minimum supervision, seeking to re-enter full time employment at the entry or experienced level. Exceptional people & communication skills. Will work overtime to complete projects or meet deadlines. Adaptable to change. Willing to assist others in the completion of assignments. ISO 9001® & Continuous Improvement, Cost Reduction conscious and trained.

Extensive hands-on work experience in the Engineering, Architectural & Manufacturing environments, focusing on conceptual Design, Layout, Detail & Assembly of Manufactured, Moving Mechanical, Sheet Metal & Casted or Forged Parts utilizing Vellum and various CAD Systems: AutoCad® v9-2003 (28,000 hrs), Intergraph 32/Microstation® (8000 hrs), MEDUSA® (4000 hrs), SolidWorks® '97-'03 (14,000 hrs), Unigraphics® 2D (2500 hrs) & Solid Edge® 9.0 (1000 hrs) in accordance with ASME-Y14.5-1994 & ANSI Y210.1


3.08-Present   KMart Corp. (Part-time) :   Garden City, MI
Nationwide Retail Sales Chain
Task & Customer Assistance Associate
  • General receiving & stock/re-stock duties.

  • Assist customers as needed in sales/purchasing of products from Appliances, Sporting Goods, Pantry, Toys, Furniture (all seasons), Automotive, DIY, Electrical, Home Furnishings and Tools.
  • 6.04-5.06   Staff Management (Howard Ternes Packaging) Westland, MI
    Tier 1 Automotive Parts Supplier (Ford, Daimler-Chrysler)
    Warehouse Utility Person

  • General warehousing duties (packaging, crating, shipping)
  • 9.01 - 5.03    Coy Industries®    Rancho Dominguez,CA
    CAD Designer/Drafter - Custom Sheet Metal House

  • Detail & Dimension flat patterns from formed parts or customer submitted sketches or drawings.
  • Write CNC programs and tool lists per New Dawn Software (Amada) to manufacture parts.
  • Layout & Detail Portable Generator Housings.
  • Create computer BOM's, item masters, material cost sheets & RFQ's.
  • Generate "As Built" assembly drawings In SolidWorks® 2003 or AutoCAD® 2002
  • 8.99 - 7.01    Angelus Sanitary Can Machine Company®    Los Angeles, CA
    Sr. Mechanical Drafter (CAD)
    - Global Supplier of Can Sealing  & Bottle Capping Machines & Parts

  • Revise or redraw existing drawings IAW ISO 9001® with emphasis on GT&D - ASME Y14.5-1994®.
  • Verify engineering calculations and determine correct dimensions for manufacture of parts prior to machining.
  • Prepare inter-changeable, moving mechanical parts for machining using UG® 2D & Solid Edge® 3D CAD.
  • Perform ECR/ECN/ECO changes per customer request.
  • Detail & Create Assembly drawings specifying Motors, Pulleys, Gears & related hardware for Can Feed Conveyor Systems.
  • 1.96 - 7.99    Thermal Dynamics Corporation®    Ontario, CA
    Mechanical/CAD Designer (CAD) - OEM Automotive Heat Transfer Devices

  • Convert existing VersaCad® drawings & designs to AutoCad® and/or SolidWorks® '99 drawing formats.
  • Generate customer design changes from drawings submitted by engineering department.
  • Calculate and document tube bending radii & tube lengths for shop drawings.
  • Layout, Dimension & Detail packaging configurations for steel rule die (Cardboard)  vendors.
  • Create & submit formal proposal drawings IAW ASME Y14.5M-1994® for customer approval.
  • 10.89 - 12.95    Fisher-Rosemount Systems, Inc®    La Habra, CA
    Sr. Systems Designer (CAD)-Distributed Controls Systems

  • Design, layout Custom Electronic Enclosures for packaging of Analog/Digital electronic hardware.
  • Define hardware, materials, finishes, heating / cooling, RFI, EMI & EPA specs.
  • Layout & detail schematic, Cable Harness & Wiring Diagrams of Analog/Digital equipment.
  • Create and document ISP Block Logic Control diagrams for flat panel analog/digital panels.
  • Generate and maintain computer BOM's, document ECO's, ECR's, Vendor drawings.
  • Generate "As Built" documentation packages usingAutoCad® 13 NT, or Intergraph 32/Microstation® CADD systems.
  • Awarded for cost reduction suggestion which saved company $25,000+ anually in postage (file transfer via e-mail).
  • Recommended new world-wide supplier (Rittal® Corp) of standard enclosure.

  • 1988 - 1989    Jonathan Manufacturing Corporation®    Fullerton, CA
    Mechanical Designer (Cad & Vellum) - Commercial/Industrial Drawer Slides
  • Design, specify & detail custom, Ball-Bearing Slides from sketches, verbal, or customer specs.
  • Generate computer B.O.M.'s using MANMAN System.
  • Create detailed manufacturing drawings and setup sequences for roll-forming operations.
  • Perform and approve First Article Inspections on shop floor prior to production runs.
  • Setup, test and define load limits.
  • GenerateStatic Deflection Charts obtained from load limit data to be used in Catalog.
  • Create engineering drawings on Vellum (Technical Illustration) & AutoCad® 9.
  • 1984 - 1988    Fleetwood Enterprises, Inc®    Riverside, CA
    Motorhome Drafter (CAD & Vellum) - Architectural, Sheet Metal & Electro-Mechanical

  • Create Plumbing, LPG, Wiring, Harness, Cabinet & Countertop drawings to manufacture class "A" motorhomes.
  • Calculate & create cut lists (wood & steel) for shop use.
  • Perform GVWR & Tank Capacity calculations for state / federal approvals and owner's manual per ANSI-A119.2
  • Detail Truck Chassis(Chevy P318 or Gillig) modifications & exterior graphics.
  • RV Elevations per Y14.5-1973 On MEDUSA® CAD(Limited, Pace-Arrow, Southwind, Bounder, Jamboree, Tioga).

    1981 - 1984    Zero-Stantron® Corporation    Pacoima, CA
    Engineering Designer (Vellum) - Electronic Enclosures/Sheet Metal Parts

  • Create and finalize designs of custom electronic enclosures, systems, and peripheral furniture.
  • Extensive telephone contact with suppliers, contractors, and consulting firms.
  • Detail flat patterns for production runs and assembly of NEMA® rated electronic enclosures & peripherals.
  • Submitted low-cost, high quality production package for the DEC VAX® 8600/11780 Standalone Mainframe.
  • Company awarded a three (3) year suppliers contract.
  • Designed the marble and chrome-facia security console in the lobby of the Whitfield-Wakeman Tower - Los Angeles, CA.

    1979 - 1981    Barry Controls® Inc.    Burbank, CA
    Engineering Drafter (CAD) - Aircraft Parts (Noise & Vibration Control)

  • Create assembly, sub-assembly, detail, casting & forging drawings of aircraft parts IAW ANSI-Y14.5, DOD-STD-100C.
  • Write, incorporate and maintain ECR/ECO record retention center as well as Bills of Materials.
  • Certified member of the Lockheed Trident Missile Project Team.


  • 1996  San Bernardino Valley College            Engineering & Drafting Technology
  • 1987  San Bernardino Valley College            CAD Design & Drafting
  • 1978  Los Angeles City College               Sheet Metal Theory (Mathematics) & Design
  • 1965   Lawrence Technological University         Mechanical Engineering

    Skills: Technical - Office

    SPC (Motorola), TQM (Conway), ISO9001® Trained. MS-DOS® Windows® 2000; Office® 2000, HTML®, Certified Solid Works® User, Certified MEDUSA® 2D,3D, Parametric User & AutoCAD®.

    Breast Pump (SolidWorks® 1999)

    Piston, Toyota, 1600cc (AutoCAD v.14® 1999)

    Power Steering Oil Cooler Lincoln Navigator-(SolidWorks® 2000)
    By permission Thermal Dynamics® Corporation 1999

    Toyota Allen Bradley PLC Paint Booth Controller Assembly
    (By Permission - JCA Electron Co., Anaheim CA AutoCAD v.13® 1996)