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J. Wayne Rhine Jr.
1523 Biltmore Rd.
Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124
home (440) 473-3453     cell (216) 780-5530       Web Contact Form
Proficient at designing and detailing mechanical components, electrical panels, bus bar layout and cabinets using AutoCAD and Inventor. Experienced using Paint Shop Pro for editing scanned raster drawings. Draws to GD&T, ASME Y14.x series of standards. Accuracy, attention to details.
Autodesk: AutoCAD
Autodesk: Inventor
Autodesk: Vault
Dassault: Solidworks (Beginner)
Corel: Paint Shop Pro (Raster editor)
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel
ASME Y14.x Standards
4-19 to Present Nidec Industrial Solutions Independence, Ohio
Electrical Product


Contract position: Drafting Industrial Control equipment:

  • Design and drawing of sheet metal, bus bars and fabricated components
  • Part Data & BOM entry into MRP, (BaaN)
  • Layout of Electrical panels, cabinets
12-07 to 3-19 Avtron Aerospace Independence, Ohio
Mechanical Product


Designing & Drafting of Aerospace test equipment:

  • Design and drawing of sheet metal and fabricated components
  • Part Data & BOM entry into MRP, (BaaN)
  • Layout of Electrical panels, cabinets
  • Inventor: 3D Tube & Pipe for hydraulics
  • Electrical and Hydraulic Schematic checking: off sheet references, reference designators with BOM and associated drawings
  • Wrote drafting department processes and procedures
  • Liaison with PCB manufacturer, providing files, answering questions
  • CAD Manager: duties include installation, setup, maintenance and education of AutoCAD, Inventor, Vault
5-06 to 12-07 Eveready Battery Company - Energizer Westlake, Ohio
Mechanical Product


Contract position: Documenting battery manufacturing equipment:

  • Design and drawing of sheet metal and fabricated components
  • Drawing database and BOM's
12-05 to 5-06 Rockport Machine Cleveland, Ohio
Mechanical Product


Contract Position, Custom Machine design:

  • Design of sheet metal and fabricated components
  • Maintain drawings and make updates and changes as required
2-90 to 4-05 Barudan America, Inc. Solon, Ohio
Project Manager,
Mechanical Product


Duties required for going from machine design to market include the following:

  • Bill of Material - development and maintenance
  • Sheet metal design
  • Fabricated component design
  • Design of Plastic parts, injection molded, RIM
  • Motion control, Timing pulleys and belts, bearings
  • Integrating electronic components and sub-assemblies into mechanical design
  • First piece inspection of new components
  • Interact with approval agencies, UL, ETL
  • Converting components from English to metric for International sales
  • Fabricate and hand build machine prototypes, testing and approval for purchase
  • Used the following equipment for prototype fabrication - Lathe, Milling machine, hand brake, shear, drill press.
  • Management and scheduling of personnel to complete a design.

Web Site design for company -

  • site layout, graphics, html, css
7-89 to 2-90 Power Pack Conveyor Co., Willoughby, Ohio
  • Mechanical design and detailing of conveyors.
  • Taught AutoCAD to engineering staff. This increased accuracy of Engineering documentation.
  • Performed general maintenance of company computers
11-84 to 7-89 Lucerne Products Inc., Boston Hts., Ohio
  • Responsibilities included mechanical design of injection and compression molded plastics components, metal stampings, small PCB layout & integrating electronic components into mechanical design.
  • Management of design projects and drafting personnel
  • Received patent 5,018,983 for "Electrical Adapter for Interconnection with a Switch"
9-81 to 11-84 Engvis Corp., Warrensville Hts., Ohio
Technical Artist
  • Technical layout of artwork for machine panels. All darkroom work and maintenance. Making silkscreens & Silkscreening anodized aluminum parts.
4-79 to 2-86 Pandora's Box Magic Shop Inc., Richmond Hts., Ohio
  • Retail Sales of magical props, 'tricks' and Halloween costumes & make-up.
1977 & 1978 Osborn Engineering Inc., Cleveland, Ohio
  • Duties included specification manual checking and printing. Blueline print making, AE drafting. (co-operative job thru Tri-C)
10-99 to Present FIN Systems, LLC, Concord Twsp, Ohio
  • Web site design.
  • Management of web servers.
1989 to 2010 Instructor/Teacher for Evening Adult Education Classes

For Bedford Adult Education:
- Intermediate level AutoCAD

For Mayfield Hts. Adult Education:
- Microsoft© Operating Systems and applications including:
DOS, Windows 3.1, 95, 98 & XP, Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, HTML - How to build web pages.

1-76 to 6-79 Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, Ohio (Tri-C)
  A.A. Degree with a concentration in Mechanical Engineering.
Additional courses have been completed since graduation. (AutoCAD, Inventor, AutoCAD Electric)
Tri-C Metro - Invited to be a charter member of the engineering honor society, Tau Alpha Pi
  High School Diploma from Bedford City Schools, Bedford, Ohio
  • Restoration of East Cleveland Township Cemetery and 1910 Chapel
  • Performance Magic - specializing in childrens entertainment
  • Genealogy
REFERENCES: Available upon request.

Last updated on 19 August 2019
By J. Wayne Rhine