Engineer Resume Example / Template

The following is an example of a resume for an engineer, with a particular focus on electrical engineering. This resume includes a summary of qualifications, also known as a resume summary statement. A summary of qualifications provides the hiring manager with a concise summary of your professional qualifications for the job.

Engineer Resume Example

Kenneth R. Zajac
8999 Lantree Dr ~ Howell, MI 48855
Home: (517) 555-1111
Mobile: (734) 666-1111


Extensive experience in engineering and management, research and development, leadership and mentoring, and test and problem solving. My engineering forte is in electrical/electronic and automated test systems. Expert at analyzing and solving the most complex of problems. My solutions have saved over $23,000,000 in costs to date. Self motivated professional, capable of working independently or as part of a team.


Advanced Technology, Livonia, MI

Chief R&D Engineering Technologist, 20XX to Present

  • Conduct Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma projects to reduce engineering rework, reduce project lead times, reduce warranty costs, improve processes, and improve product quality and manufacturability.
  • Research, develop, and implement all technologies, products, standards, procedures, and processes including engines/transmission control, custom data acquisition, and NVH testing systems.

    Chief Controls Engineer, 20XX to 20XX

    • Managed a group of 20+ engineers including hiring, performance review, daily supervision, salary administration, mentoring, and training.
    • Evaluated work assignments and developed a master schedule for multiple projects to facilitate proper usage of limited labor resources.
    • Worked as part of a multi-national/multi-site team to develop, document, and implement standards for engineering design and practices.
    • Implemented and enforced ISO 9001 engineering procedures.
    • Developed and administered engineering concept, preliminary, and final design review processes.
    • Provided expert contribution to qualify equipment built for CE marking.

    Senior Project Engineer, 19XX to 19XX

    • Analyzed testing requirements of various products. Proposed and implemented methods and equipment that would detect defects introduced during the production process.
    • Provided expert resolution of the most troublesome of electrical interference issues.
    • Designed and implemented custom electronic circuits for signal conditioning, data acquisition, and control functions.
    • In charge of control and maintenance of the laboratory. Accountable for the distribution, calibration, and repair of test equipment and laboratory facility.

    Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MI.

    Electrical Engineer, 19XX to 19XX

    • Serviced, repaired, and designed engineering of controls systems for factory automation in the Metal Stamping Division.
    • Specified and approved the purchase of automation equipment from suppliers.
    • Designed and implemented custom electronic circuits for signal conditioning, data acquisition, and control functions.


    Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI.

    • Bachelor of Science, Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center Plymouth, MI.

    • Certified Six Sigma Black Belt

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