Nate Cox Resume III
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Nate Cox Resume III
3618 NE 48th Terrace
Kansas City, Missouri 64119
I am seeking employment with a company that utilizes the best in design and manufacturing that is seeking the
skills of an experienced Quality Engineer.
Orbital ATK, Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, Independence, Missouri
Quality Engineer Level II - Priming, Loading and Tip Identification, 6/2013 – 4/2015
Ensured my departments were able to produce product that met all quality requirements, while demanding that it
be done with safety first in mind followed by employee engagement.
o Coordinated moving out of spec product to various outlets which would benefit the company and
minimize the losses due to scrap or waste.
Customer relations played a key factor in the success of my area in finding alternative outlets for materials that
did not meet dimensional, visual or performance targets.
o Performed numerous Prove Outs and First Article Acceptance Tests on 5.56mm Submodule Priming
Lines, and 5.56mm Submodule Loading Equipment
o Worked closely with various parties/groups to ensure a smooth transition and successful outcome.
o Developed Quality Documentation for new products and systems development
Statistical Process Control (SPC) Lead. Designed, implemented and maintained programs and databases to
track, trend and react to SPC data.
o Participated in Failure Analysis process whenever an out-of-specification condition which caused
product to be rejected.
o Developed testing procedures and provided guidance and instructions for out-of-specification conditions
Quality Engineer Level I – Bullet Assembly Machine, Bullet Submodule, 6/2007 – 5/2013
Maintained department’s procedures and documentation regarding process control.
o Letters of Instructions, Work Center Procedures and Standard Operating Procedures
Developed SPC applications to capture Key Process Indicators electronically.
Maintained hardware and hardware inventories to ensure Operations were not affected by failures.
Quality Engineering Technician – Building One, 6/2004 – 5/2007
Worked with a team in developing Work Center Procedure Manuals (WCP’s)
o Responsible for Quality Section of WCP’s
Coordinated efforts to deactivate older documentation which did not adhere to current practices, or had be
integrated into WCP efforts
Conducted periodic testing and data gathering for various departments to monitor process capabilities and
Shughart Thomson & Kilroy, Kansas City, Missouri
Legal Analyst/Construction Department 2001 – 2004
Built and maintained large databases for use in construction litigation, Client/Attorney Liaison.
University of Missouri Kansas City - Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering 5/2002
Metropolitan Community Colleges - Associates in Engineering Degree 5/2000, Associates in Arts Degree 6/1995
Skills and Hobbies
3-D Design, Scale Model Building, Pencil and Paper Graphics, Paint Shop Pro, DOS, Microsoft (Word, Access, Excel,
PowerPoint, Visio), Infinity QS, Rapid Prototyping
References provided upon request