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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
To find a position as Designer/Draftsman, designing and detailing mechanical components, using AutoCAD and Inventor. Proficient using Paint Shop Pro for editing scanned raster drawings. Experienced with GD&T, drawing to ASME Y14.X series of standards.
12-07 to Present 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
  • Bedford Historical Society - Volunteer, Docent, Webmaster
  • Restoration of East Cleveland Township Cemetery and 1910 Chapel
  • Performance Magic - specializing in childrens entertainment
  • Genealogy
REFERENCES: Available upon request.

Last updated on 20 December 2016
By J. Wayne Rhine